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  • lake crystal school

    Officials in Lake Crystal are busy at work creating construction outlines for additions to be made to the elementary and secondary school. Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial schools will be adding new classrooms to both schools, …

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    28 Jan 15
  • state capitol

    Governor Mark Dayton’s transportation funding plan will provide about a 30 percent increase in state funding for counties, cities, and townships for their own projects over the next ten years. The plan would pay for …

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    28 Jan 15
  • Hermann

    The status of the removal of the AT&T cell phone equipment from the Herrman Heights Water Tower in New Ulm is being discussed by the Public Utilities Commission. Assistant City Attorney Tom Borgen submitted a …

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    28 Jan 15
  • FoodShelf

    The New Ulm Area Food Shelf needs your help. Cream soups, peanut butter, jelly, canned fruit, jello, and pudding are among the most needed items. Residents who are in need can visit the Food Shelf …

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    27 Jan 15
  • new ulm sign

    More than 2,200 participants lost more than 5,600 pounds during the Heart of New Ulm’s “Lose it to Win It” Community Health Challenge. The challenge lasted over a year from June 2013 to November 2014. …

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    27 Jan 15
  • NUPoliceDepartment

    New Ulm Police say that 41 year old Alec Stands, the man found Thursday morning in the alley of the 500 block of North Washington Street, was probably homeless. New Ulm Police Commander Dave Borchert …

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    27 Jan 15
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    Four people have been arrested following a drug investigation and searches of multiple Olivia residences. The Olivia Police Department and Renville County Sheriff’s Office recently executed the search warrants at four separate residences. Law enforcement …

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    27 Jan 15
  • Wells

    A private holding company in Minneapolis recently purchased the Wells Food Processing plant in Wells. Wells Mayor Ron Gaines and residents are enthusiastic about the purchase from North Central Equity, with Gaines saying it would …

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    26 Jan 15