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  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will be hearing a presentation on the River Bend Education District during it’s monthly “Listening Session” meeting this (THU) evening. The presentation will detail special education services within …

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    11 Oct 12
  • EthanolPlant

    The Minnesota Department of Agriculture says the ethanol industry generated $5-billion for the state’s economy last year. The department’s report says ethanol supported more than 12,600 jobs and added $912-million to the value of the …

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    11 Oct 12
  • Oktoberfest

    Weekend number 2 of Oktoberfest in New Ulm gets underway on Friday, with festivities taking place at the Holiday Inn, downtown New Ulm, and the August Schell Brewery this weekend. The celebration downtown on Saturday …

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    11 Oct 12
  • Pheasant

    The start of Minnesota’s pheasant hunting season is this Saturday, and hunters should find more birds than last year. The DNR says pheasants are rebounding nicely, with the counts up by about 68% compared to …

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    11 Oct 12
  • BenWestphal

    A 19-year-old St. Peter man has been eliminated from the FOX television show “The X-Factor.” Gustavus Adolphus College Sophomore Ben Westphal submitted an online audition tape in May and made it to the show’s “Boot …

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    11 Oct 12
  • MadeliaSchool

    Madelia High School is celebrating it’s Homecoming this week, and new Homecoming Royalty was crowned to help kick off the festivities. The Madelia Homecoming King is David Streit, and the Homecoming Queen is Chalina Whitney. …

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    11 Oct 12
  • FatalCrash

    An Edgerton man is dead following a semi-truck accident in southwestern Minnesota Tuesday afternoon. 54-year-old Randy Brouwer was killed when his truck hauling hay crashed over a guardrail on Highway 59 north of Marshall at …

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    10 Oct 12
  • WisconsinCapitol

    A Minnesota man is accused of breaking into the Wisconsin Capitol through a fifth-floor window. 21-year-old Andrew Bishop of Roseville apparently scaled the outside of the Capitol while he was intoxicated on Sunday and smashed …

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    10 Oct 12