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  • Drone

    Legislation aimed at curbing the use of high-tech surveillance by law enforcement and others got an airing in the Minnesota House Tuesday. The House Public Safety and Finance Committee had hearings on a package of …

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    12 Mar 14
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 Facilities Task Force held its fourth and final meeting on Tuesday, and decided upon a plan to send to the District 88 School Board later this month. The more-than $45-million …

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    12 Mar 14
  • HermannHotdish

    US Senator Al Franken is hosting his fourth annual “Hotdish-Off” competition this (WED) afternoon in Washington DC. Each member of Minnesota’s congressional delegation will present a hotdish or casserole which will be judged by former …

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    12 Mar 14
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday learned that the city has its first commercial partner in the re-developed Snow Farm property on the east edge of the community. Casey’s General Stores has signed a …

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    12 Mar 14
  • NordicStormRegionalWinners2014

    A high school robotics team made up of students from St. Peter, Lake Crystal and Mankato won first place in a regional competition in Duluth over the weekend, and is now heading to the championship …

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    12 Mar 14
  • LisaSchweiss

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of March is Lisa Schweiss of Fairfax. Schweiss was instrumental in starting the Fairfax royalty program, and has donated numerous hours of her time to both the Boy Scouts …

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    12 Mar 14
  • TylerRowley

    A 21-year-old New Ulm man has been sentenced to 45 days in jail and 15 years of supervised probation on a 3rd-degree criminal sexual conduct charge. Tyler Joseph Rowley received a stay of adjudication on …

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    11 Mar 14
  • TargetCardReader

    Cybersecurity firm McAfee is contradicting the findings of the US Secret Service on the holiday season security breach at Target. While the government contends the hackers were  well-organized, sophisticated and highly technical, McAfee describes the  …

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    11 Mar 14