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    Area soybean fields are turning colors, as seen in this picture taken just outside of New Ulm.   Farmers will be watching temperatures for this Wed. night, as a possible frost is in the forecast.

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    13 Sep 11
  • Wicklund1

    An Elk River man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend in her Kasota apartment last year makes an appearance in court today (TUE) prior to his trial getting underway next month. 24-year-old Tyler Andrew Wicklund is …

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    13 Sep 11
  • NALW2011

    It’s National Assisted Living Week, and a King and Queen of New Ulm’s Orchard Hill were crowned Monday to kick-off the week. National Assisted Living Week is intended to raise public awareness of assisted living …

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    13 Sep 11
  • FatalAccident

    A 34-year-old Belle Plaine man is dead after a rear-end collision on Highway 169 in Jordan Monday night. It happened at about 11:20pm at the intersection with Highway 282. A northbound Ford Super Duty pickup …

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    13 Sep 11
  • Munt

    Jury selection continues today (TUE) for the trial of a Burnsville man accused of killing his ex-wife in Mankato last year. 35-year-old Joel Marvin Munt has been charged with 1st-degree murder for the fatal shooting …

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    13 Sep 11
  • BurnBan

    Burning bans are being imposed across northern Minnesota as fires burn in the Boundary Waters area, and now Waseca County has become one of the first counties in southern Minnesota to issue a burning ban …

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    13 Sep 11
  • Burglars

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a total of 4 burglaries that took place during the early morning hours today (MON). The crimes were reported between 4 and 8am, and at least one resident …

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    12 Sep 11
  • HitRun

    The New Ulm Police Department is searching for a vehicle involved in a hit and run accident with a bicycle Sunday evening. It took place at just before 7pm at the intersection of Center and …

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    12 Sep 11