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  • Fire department

    Rising costs and an old agreement has caused the Franklin Rural Fire Association to rethink the purchase of a new pumper truck with the City of Franklin. At the April Franklin City Council meeting, representatives …

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    25 Apr 17
  • GFW

    The Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop School Board looked at facilities proposals and tabled action on them until the May 22nd board meeting. A $46 million bond referendum option would include two new gyms and 18 new high school …

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    25 Apr 17
  • Madelia Strong

    A little more than a year after a fire tore through Madelia’s downtown district damaging almost every business on one side of the street, the last business to make the move to their permanent location …

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    25 Apr 17
  • New Ulm Medical Center

    On Saturday the New Ulm Medical Center donated 100 bikes to kids and families in need. In October the medical center began accepting bike donations and volunteers fixed them up over the winter. Officers from …

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    24 Apr 17
  • St. Peter

    A new program manager has been named at Seven Mile Creek watershed. Susan Carlin is a St. Peter City Council member and will partner with the Nicollet County Soil and Water Conservation District through a …

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    24 Apr 17
  • Arlingtonw

    The Arlington City Council during a recent meeting adopted a resolution to request the Minnesota Department of Transportation to authorize a speed study on Highway 5. The city has requested the speed be limit be …

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    22 Apr 17
  • Highway 99 Bridge

    Construction work remains on schedule on the Highway 99 bridge east of St. Peter as the project makes its way to a fall completion date. While the project remains on schedule, weather and river flow …

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    22 Apr 17
  • LCWM Elementary School

    More than a dozen volunteers brought environmental education stations to Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial Schools Friday in celebration of Earth Day. The second annual Environmental Learning Day was sponsored by the city of Lake Crystal …

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    22 Apr 17