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  • MNCapitol

    The Minnesota Legislature finished its 2013 session last night at midnight with rare precision as both the House and Senate adjourned at the same moment. Democrats number among their accomplishments all-day kindergarten, property tax relief, …

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    21 May 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council will again be discussing the non-functioning Marktplatz Mall sign next to city hall during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The city had previously agreed to sell the sign to an …

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    21 May 13
  • SchellsBrewery

    New Ulm’s August Schell Brewing Company has received medals for its Maifest and Zommerfest beers from the Beverage Tasting Institute. Schell’s Maifest earned the title “Exceptional” in it’s category, and the brewery’s Zommerfest received a …

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    21 May 13
  • ClickItOrTicket1

    A statewide “Click it or Ticket” campaign gets underway today (MON) with extra law enforcement patrols hitting Minnesota’s roadways. The seatbelt enforcement campaign runs through June 2nd. Nearly 400 Minnesota law enforcement agencies will be …

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    20 May 13
  • Bloodmobile

    American Red Cross workers will be travelling around the local area this week to collect the Gift Of Life. A Red Cross blood drive is being held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Glencoe from …

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    20 May 13
  • LivestockFestival

    The 6th annual Livestock Music Festival and Fundraiser and 5K Color Dash run is coming to St. Peter on Saturday, June 1st. The day’s activities begin at 9am with the Color Dash. Participants in the …

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    20 May 13
  • Graduation2

    The school year is drawing to a close across southern Minnesota, and a total of 7 local area high schools are holding their graduation ceremonies over the next few days. Schools with graduation today (FRI) …

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    17 May 13
  • KingRobota

    Teams from across Minnesota will put their robots through the paces Saturday at the Minnesota State High School League’s second annual State Robotics Tournament. Nearly 800 students will battle their robots and try to take …

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    17 May 13