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  • Crops

    A new report says Minnesota farm income dropped dramatically in 2013, largely because of lower corn prices. The annual joint analysis by the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and University of Minnesota Extension says net …

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    28 Mar 14
  • Unemployment

    Minnesota’s unemployment rate inched up a tenth of a percent to 4.8% in February as employers in the state cut 100 jobs. The Department of Employment and Economic Development’s Steve Hine says that while job …

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    28 Mar 14
  • WinterDriving

    The roller-coaster weather ride continues across Minnesota. The entire Great lakes region has now broken the record for the amount of snow still on the ground in late March, and the ground has been covered …

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    28 Mar 14
  • IngridLiedman2

    A reception was held Thursday honoring the 2014 New Ulm Human Rights Award recipient, Ingrid Liedman. The award recognizes people, community organizations or businesses in New Ulm who have contributed significantly to the preservation and …

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    28 Mar 14
  • PhoSaigon

    A Mankato woman has pleaded guilty to bringing a Vietnamese woman to the US and forcing her to work at her son’s restaurant. 59-year-old Tieu Tran pleaded guilty to one count of forced labor trafficking …

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    27 Mar 14
  • TargetCardReader

    The chief financial officer for Target says the retail giant is making steps to protect its computer system after last year’s massive data breach. John  Mulligan on Wednesday testified before a US Senate committee looking …

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    27 Mar 14
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will be considering the sale of the former New Ulm Middle School building this (THU) evening. A group of local business and community leaders is hoping to purchase …

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    27 Mar 14
  • MNsure

    Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is reporting a jump in enrollments as Monday’s open enrollment deadline approaches. MNsure officials say total enrollment has now topped 145,000. The new numbers include nearly 41,000 enrollments in private insurance …

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    27 Mar 14