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  • BavarianBlast

    New Ulm’s summer festival, Bavarian Blast is coming up this weekend! It takes place Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Brown County Fairgrounds. The festival features 3 stages of entertainment for all ages, authentic German …

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    16 Jul 13
  • Monday Night Concert

    The Wendinger Band was featured at New Ulm’s Monday Night Concert in German Park. The band’s latest CD release is Following Dreams. The Wendinger Band will also be entertaining at this weekend’s Bavarian Blast in …

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    16 Jul 13
  • MyraMeyerBrianWichmann

    The City of New Ulm has agreed to pay $570,000 to the family members of 2 people killed when a police car crashed into their vehicle in 2011. The city’s insurer has paid the money …

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    15 Jul 13
  • CarChase2

    A call to the Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday concerning a naked man standing on a bridge led to a car chase with police. The 34-year-old man was reportedly standing on a bridge in …

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    15 Jul 13
  • Speeding

    A statewide crackdown on speeding continues through this coming weekend. The extra enforcement involves the State Patrol and numerous other law enforcement agencies. Department of Public Safety Spokesperson Nathan Bowie says that a majority of …

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    15 Jul 13
  • MinnesotaNationalGuard

    A Minnesota National Guard unit with soldiers from the local area is headed to Afghanistan. A deployment ceremony was held in Litchfield Sunday for nearly 100 members of the 849th Mobility Augmentation Company. The soldiers …

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    15 Jul 13
  • Detours

    Motorists can expect to encounter a detour for Highway 68 at the junction with Highway 169 in Mankato beginning this week as crews work to replace the bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad. Mn/DOT is …

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    15 Jul 13
  • MnDotLogo

    A new travel information phone app is now available from the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The 511 app features details about construction, maintenance and road incidents. Freeway Operations Engineer Brian Kary advises motorists to not …

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    15 Jul 13