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  • AlgaeBloom

    A special public meeting concerning the Lake Crystal “Crystal Waters” project is taking place Thursday evening. Lake Crystal Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Julie Reed says that the meeting is for everyone concerned about the …

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    15 May 13
  • NUACS

    New Ulm Area Catholic Schools has announced this year’s recipients of their Distinguished Service Award. Four individuals will be honored this year for their efforts to strengthen programs at NUACS through dedicated service. The recipients …

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    15 May 13
  • LafayetteCharterSchool

    The students of the Lafayette Charter School participated in the Minnesota Department of Education’s “Reading Rocks” program from November to the end of April this school year, and the Lafayette kids read for a total …

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    15 May 13
  • Crops

    After a cold and wet spring, Minnesota farmers have finally made significant progress in planting. The US Department of Agriculture says there were more-than 3 days rated suitable for fieldwork last week. That compares with …

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    14 May 13
  • FoodShelf

    United States Postal Service workers across the country took part in the annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive on Saturday. Mail carriers collected food shelf donations from homes across the local area for the drive …

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    14 May 13
  • HanskaWelcome

    The City of Hanska celebrates Norwegian independence this weekend with their annual Syttende Mai celebration. The weekend kicks off with an all-new variety show Friday at 7pm and Saturday at 3:30 and 7 at the …

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    14 May 13
  • Highway5

    Construction on Highway 5 from Gaylord to Arlington is expected to get underway today (MON). Work will begin on a bridge just east of Gaylord resulting in a two-week detour to Highway 19 and Sibley …

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    13 May 13
  • CourtlandSign

    Crews are expected to begin reconstructing the sidewalks along Highway 14 in Courtland today (MON). The project includes removing the existing sidewalks and constructing new concrete sidewalks and pedestrian curb ramps from Red Shoe Drive …

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    13 May 13