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  • TomSchmitz

    New Ulm Park and Rec Director Tom Schmitz was appointed to a state commission by Governor Dayton on Monday. Schmitz was chosen to represent District 5 on the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission. …

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    27 Aug 13
  • Highway14FairCartoon

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce has released a Highway 14 – Minnesota State Fair themed cartoon as the quest to fund the 4-lane expansion of the highway to New Ulm continues. The cartoon …

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    27 Aug 13
  • Hot2

    An excessive heat warning remains in place for much of Minnesota through Tuesday night, but the National Weather Service says that there isn’t a lot of relief expected until Thursday. The official high temperature of …

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    26 Aug 13
  • ConcertInThePark

    Despite the current heatwave, the summertime is coming to end in the City of New Ulm. The final Monday Night Concert in the Park is taking place this (MON) evening. Tonight’s free show features the …

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    26 Aug 13
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making nearly a dozen stops around the local area this week. Today (MON) there’s a blood drive at Tanker Bay Sports Bar in Winthrop from 1 to 7pm and …

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    26 Aug 13
  • NUHighSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a 10-year plan involving a voter-approved bond referendum to construct additions on the high school. The details involve redesigning existing shop space into an Engineering …

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    23 Aug 13
  • BellePlaine

    Belle Plaine City Administrator David Murphy was officially relieved of his duties with the city as of this week. The Belle Plaine City Council recently voted to not renew Murphy’s contract when it expires at …

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    23 Aug 13
  • Dollars

    The Redwood County Board this week approved it’s first tax levy increase in 5 years. The preliminary tax levy for the county was set at over $10.6-million, a .7% increase over this year, and the …

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    23 Aug 13