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  • Flu

    This year’s flu season in Minnesota is one of the mildest we’ve seen in years, but the number of cases have been on the rise in recent weeks. Over the last week, health officials say …

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    16 Mar 12
  • FoodShelf1

    Boy Scouts in New Ulm will be hitting the streets on Saturday as part of their annual food drive. Scouts will go house to house throughout New Ulm to leave labeled plastic bags on doorknobs …

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    16 Mar 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved more than $1.1 million worth of budget cuts, including the elimination of 10 full-time teaching positions. District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme says that making the …

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    16 Mar 12
  • KevinJones

    A Sibley County judge has denied a request by former Sibley East Transportation Director Kevin Jones to have his criminal sexual conduct prison sentence reduced. The 50-year-old Jones was sentenced to 12 years in prison …

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    16 Mar 12
  • BOLD

    The BOLD School Board began the search for a new superintendent for the district this week. Current BOLD Superintendent Tom Farrell recently accepted an offer to become the new superintendent of the Lake Crystal Wellcome …

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    16 Mar 12
  • Zunker

    The former head of the Carver County Republican Party has been sentenced to 6 months in jail and 15 years of probation after pleading guilty to 2nd-degree criminal sexual conduct. 36-year-old Paul Scott Zunker of …

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    16 Mar 12
  • hanska

    The planning is underway for the City of Hanska’s annual Syttende Mai celebration as the commemoration of Norwegian independence fast approaches. The Hanska Business Association will be presenting 3 performances of “The Syttende Mai Family …

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    16 Mar 12
  • MichaelBrodkorb

    A fired Minnesota state Senate staffer is threatening to expose adulterous affairs by other legislators as part of a potential lawsuit over his firing. Michael Brodkorb was fired in December over an affair with his …

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    16 Mar 12