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  • Miss New Ulm 2017

    The new Miss New Ulm was crowned Saturday night at the annual New Ulm Firemen’s Dance held at the New Ulm Event Center. Jordyn Keranen, daughter of Ted and Dorie Tess, was crowned the new …

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    18 Sep 17
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    16 Sep 17
  • Juan Lamas Junior

    A 21-year-old man who drove into a crowd of people early Sunday morning in Mankato injuring six is charged with 13 crimes. Juan Carlos Lamas Junior had slurred speech and bloodshot eyes when he was …

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    15 Sep 17
  • Kevin Chen

    A 2017 Fairmont High School graduate and first-year freshman at Minnesota State University Mankato was one of the severely injured when a man drove into a crowd of people early Sunday morning in a Mankato …

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    15 Sep 17
  • David Allen Pettersen

    The Madelia man who shot and killed a teenage trespasser as he was fleeing from his home is out of jail. David Pettersen was released earlier this week after serving two-thirds of his 90 day …

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    15 Sep 17
  • smog

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality warning for southern Minnesota from noon until 8 p.m. today due to ozone pollution. The region’s air quality index is expected to climb to unhealthy …

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    15 Sep 17
  • Michael McLaughlin

    This month’s KNUJ Hometown Hero of the Month is a veteran who has been recognized for making outstanding contributions to his community. Michael McLaughlin of Mankato was recently awarded the 2017 Voices on the Rise …

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    15 Sep 17
  • fatal  car crash

    A 38-year-old Gibbon man is dead following a one-vehicle crash in Sibley County. Authorities responded to the scene near the intersection of Ely Street and Highway 19 in Gibbon Monday morning around 11. Police say …

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    12 Sep 17