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  • thermometer

    After record-setting warmth over the weekend in the state, the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport has yet to get to 32 degrees, setting the record for the latest freeze. According to the Weather Channel, the former …

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    08 Nov 16
  • motorcyclecrash

    Two people were seriously injured Sunday afternoon when the motorcycle they were on rear-ended a vehicle. The state patrol says a 2012 Subaru Outback driven by 60-year-old Sten J. Fjeldheim of Gwinn Michigan was traveling …

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    07 Nov 16
  • car accident

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a vehicle fire this (Monday) morning. The fire occurred approximately one-half mile west of 280th Street, which is about 3 miles northeast of Danube in Crooks …

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    07 Nov 16
  • flooding

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is appealing the denial of individual assistance by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. FEMA recently turned down the state’s request for help due to flooding in southern Minnesota in September. President …

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    07 Nov 16
  • Election1

    Whether you like or dislike the presidential candidates running in this year’s General Election, Brown County Auditor Treasurer Jean Prochniak says it doesn’t change the importance of the election. Prochniak says the best way to …

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    07 Nov 16
  • Hermann Monument

    Attendance at New Ulm’s Hermann Monument topped out at 11,678 for the 2016 season. The monument was open 121 days with an average of 97 visitors per day. Total revenue was just over $30,000, setting …

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    07 Nov 16
  • Miguel Vasquez

    The trial for 27-year-old Miguel Vasquez who is charged with murdering his girlfriend in 2012 has been put on hold after Vasquez attempted suicide in the Brown County Jail over the weekend. Brown County District …

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    07 Nov 16
  • MN Music Hall of Fame

    The Minnesota Music Hallof Fame held its 28th annual induction ceremony Friday evening at Turner Hall in New Ulm.  This year’s inductees included – Garrison Keillor of Prairie Home Companion Fame, R and B and …

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    06 Nov 16