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  • SibleyCountyRoyalty2013

    The Sibley County Fair is underway in the City of Arlington, and new Sibley County Royalty was crowned earlier this week to kick off the fair. The new Queen of Sibley County is Briana Williams …

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    03 Aug 13
  • NULibrary

    The New Ulm Art and Collections Advisory Board has announced that a display titled “Presidents, Vice-Presidents, and Sons of Presidents” featuring items from the Fred Johnson Collection will be available for viewing at the New …

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    03 Aug 13
  • Businessman opening wallet with cash falling out into Uncle Sam's hand

    Sibley and McLeod Counties have become the latest local-area counties to approve the implementation of a wheelage tax. The Sibley County Board unanimously authorized the new $10 per-vehicle tax last week, and the McLeod County …

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    01 Aug 13
  • Fair

    The Sibley County Fair kicked off Wednesday evening in Arlington, and continues through the weekend. A fair spokesperson says that the action really heats up tonight with the always-popular “Night Of Destruction.” It begins at …

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    01 Aug 13
  • PrincessCrown

    Catfish Derby Days festivities were held over the weekend in the City of Franklin, and the community crowned new royalty as part of the annual celebration. The new Miss Franklin and “Queen of Catfish Derby …

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    01 Aug 13
  • RoadClosed

    The start of a major road construction project on Highway 5 from Arlington to Green Isle scheduled to get underway this week has been delayed by 2 weeks. The $5-million project is now set to …

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    31 Jul 13
  • Pig

    A Japanese trade delegation is on a tour of southern Minnesota pork producers. The five-member delegation stopped in the Mankato area Tuesday and the buyers met with representatives of the Minnesota Pork Producers Association and …

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    31 Jul 13
  • Fishing

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced this week that you can now purchase hunting and fishing license on your smartphone. The ability to buy these licenses on the go like that actually began in …

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    31 Jul 13