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  • Farmfest

    New Pork Ambassadors for 2017 will be chosen during a competition scheduled to begin today (August 1) and end with the Pork Ambassador Awards Program Wednesday (August 3) at Farmfest. Those from our region competing …

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    01 Aug 16
  • car accident

    A one-vehicle rollover on Highway 99 in Le Sueur County early this (Saturday) morning has injured one person. The state patrol says 21-year-old Brandon L. Billmeyer of Kilkenny was traveling east on Highway 99 in …

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    30 Jul 16
  • farm accident

    A Montgomery woman was injured after over 1,000 pounds of fencing trapped her. According to the Rice County Sheriff’s Office, 44-year-old Sheila Krukowski was trapped under gates that were stacked near the fence. The cattle …

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    30 Jul 16
  • Pedestrian struck

    An 11-year-old boy from Hutchinson is injured after the bicycle he was riding on was struck by a vehicle. The state patrol says a 2010 Mazda Miada driven by 50-year-old David A. Carlson of Lester …

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    30 Jul 16
  • Road closed

    The City of New Ulm announces the closure of North Front Street beginning Monday. The roadway and utility reconstruction project will move into Phase 3 which is from 10th North Street to 12th North Street. …

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    30 Jul 16
  • New Ulm image

    Residents may have noticed several dead trees in South Park in New Ulm marked for removal. A herbicide mistake in the fight against the invasive weed Buckthorn affected nearby trees. New Ulm Park and Rec …

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    29 Jul 16
  • Police lights2

    Recently if you visited Truman you may have through there was a serious situation unfolding and uniformed officers casing the area using an armored police vehicle. Instead, the High Risk Entry and Arrest Team was …

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    29 Jul 16
  • Fort Ridgely State Park

    Despite a big showing of support to keep the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park open, the state’s Department of Natural Resources would only budge so far as to extend the closure from July …

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    29 Jul 16