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  • Radon

    Radon is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, and local health officials are encouraging you to test your home. The Department of Health’s Andrew Gilbert says that radon is colorless, odorless …

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    08 Jan 13
  • JoelBrinker

    A former St. Peter city councilor has announced his candidacy for the Minnesota House seat being vacated by Democrat Terry Morrow. 56-year-old Joel Brinker is now the third Republican running for the seat, following announcements …

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    08 Jan 13
  • MNLegislature

    State lawmakers are back at the Minnesota Capitol to open the 2013 legislative session today (TUE). A big question is, with another state budget deficit and Democrats now controlling both the House and the Senate, …

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    08 Jan 13
  • IMG_6539

    The New Ulm Sister Cities Commission presented its annual Recognition Award to Sister Cities Volunteer Rick Isbell on Monday. Isbell was honored for his work finding activities for the incoming Hans Joohs Cultural Exchange Program …

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    08 Jan 13
  • PrescriptionDrugs

    The Renville County Drug Take-Back Program collected over 200-pounds of expired and unused medications during the first 8 months of the program last year. That’s in addition to nearly 110 pounds of medication collected in …

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    08 Jan 13
  • IMG_6539

    Rick Isbell was honored January 7th at the New Ulm Sister Cities regular meeting, with their annual Recognition Award. Isbell has helped annually with the InBound Exchange person in the Hans Joohs Sister Cities Exchange …

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    08 Jan 13
  • SchoolThreat

    Criminal charges are expected to be filed today (MON) against a juvenile Sleepy Eye male accused of making threats towards several area school districts on the website Facebook. The threats were reportedly made on Friday, …

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    07 Jan 13
  • Crash

    Two people were injured in a crash on Highway 169 in Nicollet County Sunday afternoon. It happened at just after 4pm at the junction with Highway 14 in North Mankato. A southbound Honda Civic driven …

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    07 Jan 13