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  • Flooding

    Today (FRI) marks the 1-year anniversary of heavy rains that caused severe flooding across the local area. The communities hit the hardest by the flooding included Truman, St. James, Madelia, St. Peter and New Ulm …

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    23 Sep 11
  • PropertyTax

    The elimination of Minnesota’s Homestead Residential Market Value Credit next year will cause property taxes in Sibley County communities to rise by as much as 15%. The tax credit was cut as part of the …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton and a Minnesota delegation depart for South Korea today (FRI) on a week-long trade mission, the state’s first to that southeast Asian nation. Dayton first attends a conference in Tokyo on Monday, then …

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    23 Sep 11
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved the district’s preliminary property tax levy for 2012. The $4.9 million levy is only a .67% increase from this year’s levy. District 88 Superintendent Harold …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Rollover

    A Sleepy Eye woman was injured in a 1-vehicle rollover accident in Yellow Medicine County Thursday night. 51-year-old Laurie Ann Braulick was driving a Buick Rainier eastbound on Highway 68 when she lost control of …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Munt

    The Burnsville man accused of killing his ex-wife in a Mankato parking lot last year has been found guilty of 1st-degree murder. The jury in the trial of Joel Marvin Munt spent 4 hours deliberating …

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    23 Sep 11
  • mkm

    South Point Federal Credit Union employees and other volunteers packaged meals at the new Hope & Healing Kids Against Hunger facility in New Ulm Thursday. The event was a part of the credit union’s 75th …

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    23 Sep 11
  • CheckFraud

    A man wanted for allegedly forging thousands of dollars worth of checks across southern Minnesota has been taken into custody in Belle Plaine. 54-year-old Harry Maddox III of Columbia Heights was arrested in a traffic …

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    22 Sep 11