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  • Kiwanis Holiday Lights

    Preparation is underway for the fifth annual Kiwanis Holiday Lights at Sibley Park in Mankato.  Officials have added more features to this year’s display.  Approximately 25 volunteers will put up a big tree today (Sunday) …

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    06 Nov 16
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    A woman is facing two felony charges after an informant told police she was shipping hallucinogenic mushrooms to her father’s home in Mankato.  A member of the Minnesota River Valley Drug Task force intercepted the …

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    06 Nov 16
  • Minnesota county map

    The state-run MNSure exchange is expanding contact center hours due to historically high call volume.  The first day of open enrollment robocalls backed up call-in enrollments for customers and the MNSure website had about 10 …

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    06 Nov 16
  • St. James

    A quick city council meeting in St. James this week featured the swearing in of a new police chief.  Rick Eisfeld was sworn in as the new chief and given his badge at the beginning …

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    06 Nov 16
  • MN Music Hall of Fame

    The Minnesota Music Hall of Fame is holding its 28th annual induction ceremony and banquet tonight (Friday) at Turner Hall in New Ulm.  Executive Director of the museum Dodie Wendinger says this year’s line up …

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    04 Nov 16
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    The Martin Luther College Forum is putting on their fall musical this weekend – the Sound of Music.  Tonight’s (Friday) show is sold out but there still could be some tickets available for Saturday and …

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    04 Nov 16
  • New Ulm image

    A two-day visioning conference was held at the New Ulm Event Center this week.  The conference was held and featured brain storming for areas to improve New Ulm.  Eric Bode with the New Ulm Area …

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    04 Nov 16
  • Ambulance

    An 8-year-old boy was accidentally shot with a bow and arrow Thursday afternoon.  The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Department received a call from Pleasant Mound Township near Amboy that the boy was shot by his …

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    04 Nov 16