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    The Minnesota Department of Transportation is putting together a 50-year “vision” for Minnesota’s transportation system and asking for public input during a statewide videoconference on Tuesday starting at 4pm. Planner Philip Schaffner says in advisory …

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    03 Oct 11
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    A 40-year-old Renville man has been sentenced to 120 days in jail and 5 years of probation for setting fire to an ex-girlfriend’s apartment. Michael Donovan McLaughlin pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree arson in Renville County …

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    03 Oct 11
  • Homecoming

    The High School Homecoming season continues this week with a total of 7 local-area school districts holding festivities. Schools celebrating Homecoming this week include: BOLD, Buffalo Lake/Hector/Stewart, Central, Glencoe-Silver Lake, Madelia, New Ulm and Sibley …

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    03 Oct 11
  • Fire

    A 16-year-old girl is in custody facing possible arson charges. The rural Amboy teen was arrested Sunday evening in connection with a pair of fires in southwestern Blue Earth County that appeared to be intentionally …

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    03 Oct 11
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    A series of 8 public hearings designed to get input on Minnesota’s political boundaries is beginning. A court panel weighing once-a-decade shifts in state political lines starts gathering public comments Tuesday night in Bloomington. It …

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    03 Oct 11
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    The students of Cedar Mountain Elementary School in Franklin have succeeded in collecting over a million pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald House. The students have filled a phone booth with the pop tabs, a …

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    03 Oct 11
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    02 Oct 11
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    New Ulm Mayor Bob Beussman presents Christa Teifenbacher-Hudson, Honorary Consul of the Fedferral Republic of German with Welcoming Documents.

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    02 Oct 11