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  • electric vehicle charging station

    Visitors to New Ulm who drive electric cars will now have a place to charge them. An electric vehicle charging station has been installed in a city parking lot at 2nd North Street. The hardware …

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    28 Sep 17
  • bullhead

    A lake in Waseca has become so crowded with common carp and bullheads, the Department of Natural Resources has decided to drain the lake to get ride of the destructive fish and foster new plant …

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    28 Sep 17
  • Fairmont

    A Fairmont High School senior was just named a National Merit Scholarship semifinalist. Kellen Rodriguez is one of only three students from Fairmont who have been named a semifinalist in the last 20 years. National …

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    28 Sep 17
  • Mountain Lion

    On September 9th, a trail camera 10 miles south of Gaylord captured a picture of a mountain lion. The owner of the camera contated the Department of Natural Resources who confirmed that is a mountain …

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    27 Sep 17
  • New Ulm image

    Members of the Public Utility Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to keep the New Ulm Economic Development Corporation at its current 2017 funding level. For the past 20 years, the PUC and the City have been …

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    27 Sep 17
  • MNLARS

    Some motorists are finding lucky breaks with the new Minnesota Licensing and Registration System put in place in July to replace functionality of DVS operations. Brown County License Bureau Registar Suzanne Jensen is asking vehicle …

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    27 Sep 17
  • Nicollet

    A recently upgraded intersection in Nicollet has been blamed for three accidents and many more close calls since the intersection was upgraded last year. Issues are arising from those not aware of the change, but …

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    27 Sep 17
  • Road construction

    Starting this month through late October, Highway 15 motorists in Fairmont can expect traffic signals along the project to be deactivated and become four-way stops as crews work to upgrade or replace the signal systems …

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    27 Sep 17