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  • SchellsBrewery

    New Ulm’s August Schell Brewing Company has received medals for its Maifest and Zommerfest beers from the Beverage Tasting Institute. Schell’s Maifest earned the title “Exceptional” in it’s category, and the brewery’s Zommerfest received a …

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    21 May 13
  • Crash2

    A Mankato man and his 8-year-old son were seriously injured Saturday morning when their car hit a semi-truck on Highway 22 in Blue Earth County. 47-year-old Lord Baji was driving a Toyota Camry northbound on …

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    20 May 13
  • CarDealership

    Authorities in Mankato are asking for the public’s help in solving a weekend burglary at a car dealership. The break-in at Northtown Auto on North Riverfront Drive apparently took place at some point between 10:30 …

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    20 May 13
  • MatthewLindberg2

    A 20-year-old New Ulm man convicted of felony burglary earlier this year is back in jail on a probation violation. Matthew Russell Lindberg was found guilty of 2nd-degree burglary in March for a break-in at …

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    20 May 13
  • ClickItOrTicket1

    A statewide “Click it or Ticket” campaign gets underway today (MON) with extra law enforcement patrols hitting Minnesota’s roadways. The seatbelt enforcement campaign runs through June 2nd. Nearly 400 Minnesota law enforcement agencies will be …

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    20 May 13
  • MNLegislature

    The Legislature has sent Governor Dayton an $11-billion package of spending on health and assistance programs that includes a 5% pay increase for nursing home workers. The Senate passed the Democratic-crafted bill on Saturday afternoon …

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    20 May 13
  • Vote21

    Minnesota voters will decide in 2016 if the constitution should be changed to let an independent board set the pay of legislators. The state Senate voted 43-23 early today (MON) to put the proposed amendment …

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    20 May 13
  • PowerLineHelicopterWork

    Construction crews will be using helicopters to install power lines in the local area this week. The work involves the new CapX-2020 high-voltage lines that have been constructed across the state over the past year. …

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    20 May 13