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  • Bavarian Blast

    Plans for the 2017 Bavarian Blast are underway by the volunteer committee dedicated to hosting an authentic German American Music Festival in New Ulm. Bavarian Blast has always been held the third weekend in July, …

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    11 Apr 17
  • Allen Eskens

    A former criminal defense lawyer turned writer has won the 2017 Minnesota Book Award for best genre fiction. Allen Eskens received the honor for his book, “The Heavens May Fall” during ceremonies for the Friends …

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    11 Apr 17
  • Former Senator Kathy Sheran

    Former State Senator Kathy Sheran will be the featured speaker for Liberty Day held at the Lafayette Charter School on Wednesday. The program, sponsored by the Lafayette Area Lions Club, is open to the public …

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    11 Apr 17
  • courtw

    A New Ulm man is facing false imprisonment and criminal sexual conduct charges after a woman says he refused to let her out of his vehicle and sexually assaulted her. The woman’s husband called police …

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    10 Apr 17
  • CarCrashw

    Two people were injured following a roll-over crash in Redwood County early Saturday morning. The Redwood County Sheriff’s Office says the accident involved one vehicle driven by a 17-year-old male and a female passenger. Both …

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    10 Apr 17
  • Road construction

    Plans are in place for construction of a roundabout at the intersection of Highway 4 and Brown County Road 29. Officials say the roundabout is set for construction sometime in 2018. The project is projected …

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    10 Apr 17
  • Gaylord

    The Gaylord American Legion Post was named for two young men from Sibley County who died while fighting in World War I. Both soldiers are buried in cemeteries in France. Albert Manthey and Hugo Asmus …

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    10 Apr 17
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    06 Apr 17