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    A Truman man was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison after a jury found him guilty of wielding a knife inside a St. James laundromat last year. Thirty-nine-year-old Wilmer Govani Montoya Ulloa received credit …

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    02 Jun 16
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    A New Ulm woman was charged Monday with felony third-degree drug sale and fifth degree drug possession. The charges against 35-year-old Shannon Marie Diaz stem from a drug overdose involving a vulnerable adult. According to …

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    02 Jun 16
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    Money that would help Madelia recover from a downtown fire in February is being held up in a tax bill fight at the legislature. According to Dayton, a provision striking a planned tobacco tax hike …

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    02 Jun 16
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    The Sleepy Eye Yes! Team has been awarded the Community Leadership and Education and Goal Setting and Team Work awards for their 2015-16 accomplishments. For their efforts the team received $500 in award funding to …

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    02 Jun 16
  • Election1

    Near the deadline of filing for candidacy more candidates have entered the race for various seats. Candidates running for New Ulm Council Ward 1 include Paul Boehlke, David Christian, Ricky Howk and Jane Maday-Hulke. The …

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    01 Jun 16
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    At the latest Reinvest in New Ulm Committee meeting members reviewed their top picks and identified alternative projects. Committee members are satisfied with their top choices recommended at their May 17 meeting. Those projects include …

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    01 Jun 16
  • New Ulm High School Construction

    On May 28, 2015 the New Ulm Public School Board broke ground for the new high school. Superintendent Jeff Bertrang says a lot of building has taken place since then and continues on a steady …

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    01 Jun 16
  • Corpse Flower

    A corpse flower cultivated at Gustavus Adolphus College is expected to bloom soon for the fourth time in 9 years. The Corpse Flower at Gustavus, affectionately named Perry, is a rare plant found naturally in …

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    01 Jun 16