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  • Capitol Restoration Amendment

    Now that the Legislature has adjourned, both sides are positioning for a fall election that will determine control of both chambers. GOP House Speaker Kurt Zellers says his side has set the state “on a …

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    12 May 12
  • My beautiful picture

    A rollover accident took place in New Ulm Friday morning after a New Ulm man ran a red light. The crash happened at just after 9:30am at the intersection of 16th North and Broadway in …

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    12 May 12
  • Court

    A Sleepy Eye woman accused of stealing thousands of dollars from her vulnerable adult daughter was sentenced to 5 years of probation in Brown County Court on Friday and ordered to pay $10,000 in restitution. …

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    12 May 12
  • Jury

    A Brown County jury on Friday found a 29-year-old Hanska man Not Guilty of 3rd-degree criminal sexual conduct for the alleged assault of a juvenile female in New Ulm last year. James D. Sowers was …

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    12 May 12
  • Crash

    A 16-year-old Sleepy Eye girl was injured in a 1-vehicle crash early Friday afternoon. The accident occurred at 12:30pm on Brown County Road 27, near County Road 10 between Sleepy Eye and New Ulm. Madlyn …

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    12 May 12
  • Dollars

    Governor Dayton has signed a nearly $500-million public works Bonding Bill package that includes money for college buildings, flood prevention and local roads and bridges. Dayton had wanted more projects as a boost to Minnesota’s …

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    12 May 12
  • GHEC

    The Granada-Huntley-East Chain School Board has approved a 3-year contract for a new superintendent for the district. Dr. Steven Heyd is currently the vice president of academics and curriculum at Sisseton Wahpeton College in South …

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    12 May 12
  • Milk

    A Minnesota farmer who distributes raw milk goes on trial next week in a case that pits efforts to ensure a safe food supply against the rights of consumers to choose what they drink and …

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    12 May 12