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  • Detours

    The Highway 14/15 Bridge over the Minnesota River in New Ulm is scheduled to close this coming Monday for approximately two weeks for bridge work. Traffic will be detoured to the Nicollet County Road 37/20th …

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    10 Sep 13
  • USCapitol

    Congress is back in session today (MON) in Washington DC, and one of the issues many Minnesotans are hoping to see action on is the Farm Bill. US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack says he …

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    09 Sep 13
  • Bloodmobile3

    September is National Preparedness Month, and the mission of the American Red Cross is to help the public prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. One way you can support this mission is to become …

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    09 Sep 13
  • NURunnings

    The New Ulm Runnings will be moving into the former K-Mart building in New Ulm early next year. Runnings finalized the purchase of the building near the north end of New Ulm on August 30th, …

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    09 Sep 13
  • RockBendFolkFestival

    The annual Rock Bend Folk Festival is taking place this weekend in the City of St. Peter.St. Peter Community Development Director Russ Wille says that the free event takes place in Minnesota Square Park, and …

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    07 Sep 13
  • RiverSearch

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office is purchasing a new jet-propelled rescue boat thanks to a $35,000 federal grant. Officials say that the new kind of boat will hopefully make it easier for deputies to rescue …

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    07 Sep 13
  • Homecoming

    The High School Homecoming season is now underway, with Comfrey High School celebrating its Homecoming this week. Comfrey students have had fun dress-up days all week long, and the Cedar Mountain-Comfrey Cougars are taking on …

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    07 Sep 13
  • Hermann2

    A special dual-celebration is being held in New Ulm this Saturday. The festival commemorates both the 125th anniversary of the laying of the Hermann Monument Cornerstone and the 150th anniversary of the founding of the …

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    06 Sep 13