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  • Fire

    The Henderson Fire Department responded to a hay bale fire on Saturday. The fire started in the bed of a Dodge pickup truck driven by 59-year-old Timothy Pesek of Henderson while he was driving eastbound …

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    22 Apr 14
  • MarijuanaPlants

    A New Ulm man fighting several felony drug charges after numerous marijuana plants were allegedly discovered in his home is scheduled to be in court today (TUE). Attorneys for 33-year-old Jon Hansen II have said …

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    22 Apr 14
  • DistractedDriving2

    A total of 550 Minnesota motorists were ticketed for texting-while-driving during the 10-day distracted-driving enforcement campaign that ended Sunday.  Traffic Safety Office Director Donna Berger says those number of citations in such a short time …

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    22 Apr 14
  • TilledField

    The snow and cold in Minnesota last week continued to delay field work on farms across the state. In its weekly crop progress report, the US Department of Agriculture says it received reports of limited …

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    22 Apr 14
  • NUAirportWaterTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission is scheduled to award a bid for the reconditioning of the city’s airport water tower this (TUE) evening. The tower was constructed in 1988, and the reconditioning project will …

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    22 Apr 14
  • Bison

    An Open House is being held today (TUE) to detail a plan to bring a herd of bison to Minneopa State Park. The proposal calls for fencing-off about 350 acres of prairie at the park …

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    22 Apr 14
  • EarthDay

    Organizations throughout the state are holding events to celebrate Earth Day today (TUE). One such group is CURE, or Clean Up the River Environment, which will be cleaning up a two-mile stretch of Highway 212 …

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    22 Apr 14
  • NordicStormRegionalWinners2014

    A high school robotics team made up of students from Lake Crystal, Mankato, and St. Peter is heading to the national championship in St. Louis, Missouri this week. The Nordic Storm team consists of 19 …

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    22 Apr 14