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  • Dairy farm

    The New Ulm Farm-City Hub Club is sponsoring a free night of family fun at the Family Night at the Dairy Farm. The event will take place Tuesday, July 27th from 5 until 8 at …

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    21 Jul 17
  • Madelia

    Madelia Community Hospital and Clinic joins 112 hospitals recognized for their preparedness to evaluate, stabilize and provide emergency treatment to patients with acute stroke symptoms. The Acute Stroke Ready Hospital designation recognizes that the Madelia …

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    21 Jul 17
  • Severe weather

    A severe thunderstorm moved through Brown County during the early afternoon hours Wednesday. A livestock semi driven by Mark Seidl was blown over into the ditch from strong winds during a radar indicated tornado warning …

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    20 Jul 17
  • theft

    A New Ulm woman is accused of stealing from her former employer. 40-year-old Frances Amanda Geiger was charged Tuesday in Sibley County District Court with felony theft. According to the criminal complaint, Geiger worked with …

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    20 Jul 17
  • BellePlaine

    The Belle Plaine City Council voted Monday night to elminate the free speech zone that it had created at Veterans Memorial Park to end six months of local conflict over religious displays on public spaces. …

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    20 Jul 17
  • New Ulm image

    The New Ulm City Council accepted a Minnesota Department of Transportation detour agreement Tuesday night. The detour is needed during the reconstruction on the Highway 14/15 intersection east of the Minnesota River in Nicollet County. …

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    20 Jul 17
  • Le Sueur Henderson school district

    After completing her principal licensure, a Sibley East art teacher is prepared to lead Hilltop Elementary School in Henderson. Amanda Feterl began her career in teaching art in Chaska. After four years she took the …

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    20 Jul 17
  • child porn

    A 68-year-old Madelia man accused of molesting multiple children was sentenced to 25 years in prison Tuesday. Leslie Paul Johnson was convicted of felony charges of criminal sexual conduct and child pornography. According to the …

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    19 Jul 17