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  • WinterSolstice

    Winter officially arrives in the Northern Hemisphere this (SAT) morning. The Winter Solstice occurs at 11:11am our time. At that moment the Sun will be directly over the Tropic of Capricorn, as far south as …

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    21 Dec 13
  • Fire

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called out to a house fire on the 600 Block of Second Street South Thursday night. The call came in at around 10:30pm, and smoke was coming from the …

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    20 Dec 13
  • Crash2

    Two people were injured in a car crash on Highway 22 in McLeod County Thursday evening. It happened at just after 5pm near Glencoe. 60-year-old Judy Coleman of Hutchinson was driving a Chevy Cavalier northbound …

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    20 Dec 13
  • CriminalSex

    A 33-year-old Hutchinson man has been charged with criminal-sexual conduct in Blue Earth County Court over allegations that he inappropriately touched two underage girls while living in Mankato several years ago. Ryan Jacob Zeppelin is …

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    20 Dec 13
  • AbelRocha

    An 18-year-old Mankato man will be tried as an adult for allegedly sexually assaulting a girl while they were both teens staying at the CADA Shelter in Mankato. Abel Jonathan Rocha has been charged with …

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    20 Dec 13
  • Flu

    The Minnesota Department of Health says influenza activity continued to increase across the state over the past week. The geographic spread of the flu in Minnesota is now classified as “Local.” There were 22 influenza-related …

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    20 Dec 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board held a Truth In Taxation hearing Thursday evening prior to approving the district’s budget and property tax levy for 2014. The levy for District 88 residents is going …

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    20 Dec 13
  • SibleyEast2

    The Sibley East School Board held a Truth In Taxation hearing this week, and afterwards approved a property tax levy for 2014 that is a dramatic drop from this year’s levy. The Sibley East levy …

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    20 Dec 13