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  • USGovernmentShutdown

    State Health Department officials say that routine inspections of nursing homes, hospices, outpatient surgical centers, dialysis centers and more may have to be curtailed as soon as the third week of October if the federal …

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    08 Oct 13
  • HomecomingCrowns

    The final week of the High School Homecoming season continues, with Glencoe-Silver Lake High School crowning its Homecoming Royalty Monday evening. The Glencoe-Silver Lake Homecoming Queen is Yodee Rivera and their Homecoming King is Adam …

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    08 Oct 13
  • NationalWildlifeRefuges

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is suspending operations nationwide due to the federal government shutdown. For us here in Minnesota, that means that 13 national wildlife refuges, 8 wetland management districts, 1 ecological services …

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    07 Oct 13
  • TownHallMeeting

    Local area veterans have the opportunity to meet with Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs leadership in Mankato today (MON). Veterans and their families are invited, along with civic leaders, County Veteran Service Officers and governmental …

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    07 Oct 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding blood drives in New Ulm and Mankato this week. The Bloodmobile is at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm from 1 to 7pm today (MON). There will also …

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    07 Oct 13
  • HomecomingCrowns

    The High School Homecoming season continues, with Sibley East High School crowning it’s Homecoming Royalty Friday afternoon. The Sibley East Homecoming Queen is Megan Eckberg, and the Homecoming King is Cordell Bates. Other schools celebrating …

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    05 Oct 13
  • NeyNatureCenter

    The 5th annual Ney Nature Center Fall Festival is taking place today (SAT) at their facility near Henderson. The day kicked off with the third annual 8K Trail Run and a 1K Kids Dash.  Other …

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    05 Oct 13
  • Marktplatz Mall

    New Ulm’s Marktplatz Mall is holding prize drawings for Oktoberfest, and New Ulm Police Chief Myron Wieland drew the first round of winners on Friday. The first prize drawing was for kids to win a …

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    05 Oct 13