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  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board and a committee of district staff and community members held interviews with the district’s 6 superintendent semi-finalists on Monday, and 2 finalists were chosen. GFW Superintendent Jeff Bertrang …

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    19 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    The state Senate has passed a bill setting up an online-based “Health Care Exchange” in Minnesota, and Governor Dayton is expected to sign it into law. Backers say 1.3-million Minnesotans will pick insurance from plans …

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    19 Mar 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is scheduled to consider changes to the rules concerning serving alcohol at amateur athletic events in the city during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The first reading of an ordinance …

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    19 Mar 13
  • NUEagles

    The search for a new superintendent for the New Ulm School District continues today (MON), with interviews with the 6 semi-finalists getting underway. The candidates will be interviewed by both the District 88 School Board …

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    18 Mar 13
  • Tractor2

    Governor Dayton has proclaimed this week to be “Minnesota Agriculture Week” in an effort to raise awareness of the positive and important contributions agriculture makes to Minnesota’s economy and its people. Minnesota agriculture generated $18.5-billion …

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    18 Mar 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is making several stops in the local area this week as Red Cross Month continues. Eligible donors can give blood today (MON) at the Mountain Lake Community Center from 2 to …

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    18 Mar 13
  • RoadWeightRestrictions

    Spring truck weight restrictions on highways in southern Minnesota begin today (FRI). Mn/DOT limits truck weights to limit damage to roads weakened during the spring thaw. Brown County also imposes weight restrictions on county roads …

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    15 Mar 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board approved a list of 6 superintendent semi-finalists on Wednesday. Current District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme is retiring at the end of June, and the search for his replacement …

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    14 Mar 13