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  • CopperWireTheft

    A Gibbon man has allegedly admitted to stealing copper from a Gaylord business last month.  Herbert Robert Fischer is facing felony theft charges in connection with an incident at McGuire Electric.  Authorities say around $35,000 …

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    03 Sep 14
  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    A military vehicle that was reported stolen from a Lafayette business has been found in New Ulm.  The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Department says the 1975 Pinzgauer 710-M was apparently found in the back of a …

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    01 Sep 14
  • NUHighSchool

    Tuesday is the first day of school for the rest of the students around Minnesota.  New Ulm District 88 Superintendent Jeff Bertrang says it’s been a busy summer but they’re ready to go.  He says …

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    01 Sep 14
  • Roadwork

    A number of roadways in the area will undergo construction starting Tuesday.  Highway 4 motorists north of Sleepy Eye will encounter a one-week detour starting Tuesday as MnDOT crews work to replace a damaged culvert.  …

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    01 Sep 14
  • Flag

    The Avenue of Flags will be put up on Monday at 7 am and taken down at 4 pm.  If you are able to help please come to the city cemetery in New Ulm.

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    31 Aug 14
  • Burglar

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of a Swiss military vehicle in the city of Lafayette.  The vehicle is described as a 1975 Pinzgauer 710M, black in color with a custom cloth …

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    31 Aug 14
  • Riverblast

    Riverblast starts this (Friday) evening and then will go all day Saturday in Riverside Park in New Ulm.  As always there will be a wide variety of music starting with Cold Blooded Whiskey today at …

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    29 Aug 14
  • Gaylord

    The city of Gaylord is offering a $100 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for vandalizing the city park.  Police say toilet paper rolls were started on fire in …

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    29 Aug 14