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  • Temperature2

    The month of April ends with warmer air moving into Minnesota. Statewide highs today (MON) should reach into the 60′s and 70′s, following a rather wet weekend. During that time, the threat of wildfires decreased, …

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    30 Apr 12
  • Fireworks

    Governor Dayton has vetoed a bill that would have legalized aerial and audible fireworks in Minnesota, saying it was the hardest legislative decision he has ever made. The governor says most Minnesotans are responsible enough …

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    30 Apr 12
  • Detours

    A detour will be put into place beginning today (MON) for motorists using the Highway 258 bridge over the Little Cottonwood River between Highway 14 and Comfrey. The $1.5-million dollar project involves the construction of …

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    30 Apr 12
  • HeartOfNewUlm1

    The Heart of New Ulm Project is being featured in a Better Home and Gardens special-interest health magazine, and they want the people of the New Ulm area to be the highlight of the article. …

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    30 Apr 12
  • Hunting

    A bill to raise fishing and hunting license fees and set a wolf hunting season now awaits approval from Governor Dayton. The bill passed the House 68-62 on Saturday night. The Senate approved it a …

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    30 Apr 12
  • TroopsWelcomeHome

    Minnesota National Guard Soldiers from the 1st Battalion 125th Field Artillery will be returning home to New Ulm and St. Peter this Sunday, following a 9-month deployment to Kuwait. Members of both communities are encouraged …

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    28 Apr 12
  • ShacaraFoster

    Officials have ruled that the death of a 19-month-old Minnetrista boy was a homicide. Cottrell Short was hospitalized in February and died a short time later, the result of multiple abdominal and head injuries as …

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    28 Apr 12
  • QRCode1

    Visitors to historic sites in the City of New Ulm can now view video clips on the city’s history with their smart phones. A total of 16 QR Code Placards that can be scanned by …

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    28 Apr 12