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    Four people in Blue Earth County are facing felony charges for voting crimes in the 2016 election. 26-year-old Alysse Miranda Fitzpatrick of Lake Crystal, 23-year-old Ashley Nicole Williams of Mankato and 27-year-old Taylor Mitchel Spence …

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    30 Nov 17
  • Minneopa State Park

    Sections of Minneopa State Park will be closed to the public Friday through Sunday during a hunt designed to prevent an overpopulation of deer within the park south of Mankato. Hunters with muzzleloader permits will …

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    30 Nov 17
  • Springfield Nativity Pageant

    Postmaster Ron Miller announces this week that postal patrons will have an opportunity to send Christmas Greetings with a special stamp commemorating Springfield. The official stamp is identifying Springfield with the Christmas Pageant. The stamp …

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    30 Nov 17
  • League of Women Voters public forum

    The New Ulm League of Women Voters and the New Ulm Human Rights Commission are hosting a Public Forum on Thursday.  Women Voters member Ruth Ann Webster says they have a series of speakers lined …

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    29 Nov 17
  • GasPumps

    The experts predict a mixed bag when it comes to gas prices in Minnesota this holiday season.  Triple-A Minnesota’s Gail Weinholzer says gas prices are higher than they’ve been the last two holidays.  However she …

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    29 Nov 17
  • New Ulm image

    New Ulm Public Utilities Director Patrick Wrase has announced his resignation.  At a recent PUC meeting, Wrase told the commission he was offered a position by a private development company in Lakeville.  The offer was …

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    29 Nov 17
  • BrownCountyCourthousew

    Brown County Commissioners heard about changes impacting the 2018 assessments at Tuesday’s meeting.  County Assessor Anne Grunert ex[plained a memo from the Department Revenue.  Next year, all counties are to ensure all multiple owner homesteads …

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    29 Nov 17
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    27 Nov 17