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  • Fasching

    The “City of Festivals” has a big weekend planned. New Ulm Mayor Bob Beussman says that Fasching takes place from Noon to 11pm Saturday at Turner Hall. The entertainment includes the Concord Singers, Gary Brueggen …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Fairmont Administrator Decision

    The Fairmont City Council hired a new city administrator this week in a split decision. Current Fairmont Administrator Jim Zarling announced last month that he will be retiring at the end of May, and recommended …

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    15 Feb 12
  • LorenEisenbarth

    Criminal Sexual Conduct charges have been filed against a Cedar Mountain school bus driver. 63-year-old Loren Eisenbarth of Morgan, otherwise known as “Shorty,” made his first appearance in Redwood County Court on Monday for a …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Legislature Approves Jacob's Law

    There’s another move underway at the Minnesota Legislature to reduce the number of state agencies. Senator Mike Parry’s bill would combine the Minnesota Department of transportation with another department, and do the same with the …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Arson

    Authorities in Mankato say that a suspicious fire at an apartment building earlier this week was started by a bag of “miscellaneous debris” that had been lit on fire in the building’s entry way. The …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Silo1

    Two employees of a farm in Steele County are charged with trying to steal about 14-thousand bushels of corn from their employer. The two reportedly had a plan to steal the corn during the night …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Stabbing

    Five people accused of taking part in a stabbing in the Lower Sioux Community earlier this month made an appearance in court on Monday. Authorities say the alleged incident took place on February 7th when …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Crash

    The icy roads around the area Monday afternoon led to several crashes, including on Highway 169 in Blue Earth County. 57-year-old Roberto Guzman of Madelia lost control of his 2006 Mitsubishi Endeavor on northbound 169 …

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    15 Feb 12