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  • USGovernmentShutdown

    As the federal government shutdown continues, more and more Minnesotans are beginning to feel the effects. From the inability to get a new or replacement Social Security card, the suspension of the WIC nutrition program …

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    12 Oct 13
  • Pheasant

    Pheasant numbers are down from a year ago according to the DNR, due to loss of habitat and a cold, wet spring. But Wildlife Research Biologist Rachel Curtis says that despite a 29% decline, there …

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    12 Oct 13
  • StPeterHomecoming2013

    St. Peter High School crowned it’s Homecoming royalty during halftime of the Homecoming Football Game Friday night. The St. Peter Homecoming Queen is Sara Osborne, and the Homecoming King is Keegan McCabe. Glencoe-Silver Lake was …

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    12 Oct 13
  • MIC

    The Minnesota Inventors Congress announced Thursday that the annual Invention and Idea Show will be moving from its more-than 50-year-old home in Redwood Falls next year to a location in the Twin Cities. MIC Program …

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    11 Oct 13
  • USGovernmentShutdown

    Disability or pension payments for nearly 67,000 Minnesota veterans might not be sent out in November if the government shutdown doesn’t come to a quick end.  And nearly 10,000 Minnesotans taking advantage of GI Bill …

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    11 Oct 13
  • gibbon

    Your cell phone service in the City of Gibbon should be getting better in the near future. The city has approved a Land Lease Agreement giving Verizon Wireless the use of a 75×75 piece of …

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    11 Oct 13
  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday held a discussion on how to deal with dangerous dogs. This came after a Sleepy Eye resident was recently bitten in the hand and shin by a dog. …

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    10 Oct 13
  • Oktoberfest

    The second weekend of Oktoberfest in New Ulm gets underway Friday evening at the Holiday Inn, and continues on Saturday at several locations around town. Oktoberfest entertainment takes place from 6pm to Midnight Friday and …

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    10 Oct 13