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  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board appointed a new school board member Thursday evening. Jill Hulke resigned from the board after learning that her home is outside the District 88 boundaries. A total of …

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    26 Apr 13
  • Drought

    Updated information shows that the drought continues to relax its grip on Minnesota. The new data released Thursday shows that only about half the state is now in drought, compared with two-thirds last week. Some …

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    26 Apr 13
  • Corsages

    The high school prom season continues this weekend, with a total of 11 area schools holding their spring formals. School districts having their proms on Saturday include: BOLD, GFW, Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial, Minnesota Valley …

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    26 Apr 13
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is expected to appoint a new school board member this (THU) evening. The new appointee will fill the vacated seat of Jill Hulke, who resigned recently after learning …

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    25 Apr 13
  • NUEagles

    The District 88 Employee Recognition Banquet was held Wednesday evening in New Ulm. The annual event recognizes a District 88 employee from each school campus. Jefferson Elementary School’s employee of the year was Guidance Counselor …

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    25 Apr 13
  • NehlsParkTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday learned that the Federal Aviation Administration has approved the city’s proposal to construct a new water tower at Nehls Park. The FAA says that the plans for …

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    24 Apr 13
  • Highway14Sign1

    Work on Highway 14 in North Mankato is scheduled to resume this coming Monday, weather permitting. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says that traffic on Highway 14 will be only minimally impacted by the work …

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    24 Apr 13
  • Drought

    Minnesota’s farmers got little fieldwork accomplished this past week as winter continued to resist surrendering to spring. But the weekly USDA crop and weather report for Minnesota contains some good news for farmers. After several …

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    24 Apr 13