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    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of August is Kay Schumacher of Arlington for her dedication to her community. Schumacher has volunteered for countless committees and organizations over the years. She has been a member …

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    08 Aug 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    Another candidate for one of the 4 open seats on the New Ulm District 88 School Board this Fall has come forward. Sharon Gieseke of rural New Ulm filed for a seat on the board …

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    08 Aug 12
  • Farmfest

    Farmfest got underway on Tuesday at the Gilfillan Estate west of Morgan, and continues through Thursday. Southern Minnesota congressional candidates faced off in a forum on Tuesday morning, and Governor Dayton and Senator Al Franken …

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    08 Aug 12
  • DeadBird

    Wildlife officials say a virus has killed hundreds of birds on Pigeon Lake in west-central Minnesota and Minnesota Lake in southern Minnesota. The DNR suspects Newcastle disease, with final test results expected later this month. …

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    08 Aug 12
  • ATV

    The Blue Earth County Board on Tuesday unanimously voted to allow all-terrain vehicles on county roads. Five people testified at the public hearing on the issue, with 4 of them supporting the measure. The ordinance …

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    08 Aug 12
  • MinneopaBridge

    Visitors to Minneopa State Park will have reduced views of the park’s twin waterfalls while the 90-year-old bridge between them is being rebuilt. The work will begin in mid-August, and is expected to last into …

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    08 Aug 12
  • Deer

    Minnesota deer hunting licenses are now on sale for the coming season. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says hunters who want to hunt in a lottery area must apply by September 6th. Currently, 58 …

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    08 Aug 12
  • GasPumps1

    Minnesotans are suddenly spending a lot more at the gas pump. In less than a week, the cost of regular unleaded has shot up a quarter, to $3.80 a gallon on average around the state. …

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    08 Aug 12