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  • TomGillaspy

    A large crowd was on hand for the latest New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce Hot Topics Breakfast Friday morning at the New Ulm Country Club. The speaker for the event was State Demographer Tom …

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    14 Jan 12
  • CheckFraud

    A total of 13 people face felony charges for allegedly cashing forged payroll checks at businesses across southern Minnesota, including in New Ulm. The phony checks were reportedly created on a computer by 36-year-old Baretta …

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    14 Jan 12
  • PollutedRiver

    Minnesota has added another 500 lakes and stretches of river to its list of impaired waters, raising the state’s total above 3,600. The 2012 list includes a total of 108 waterways in the Minnesota River …

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    14 Jan 12
  • JasonKrieg

    A man accused of shooting at an occupied vehicle outside a McDonald’s restaurant in Medford is being held on $1-million bail. 44-year-old Jason Paul Krieg is accused of firing the shots at a person waiting …

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    14 Jan 12
  • Temperature

    A cold wakeup this (FRI) morning will lead to a warmer weekend ahead. A good portion of Minnesota was in negative or single digit territory this morning. New Ulm had below-zero wind chills with single-digit …

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    13 Jan 12
  • Burglars

    The 2 suspects in a series of burglaries and thefts this week in New Ulm remain in custody, and are facing charges of possession of stolen property. The New Ulm Police Department is investigating burglaries …

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    13 Jan 12
  • Crops

    Final estimates confirm that Minnesota farmers produced less corn and soybeans in 2011 than 2010. Thursday’s US Department of Agriculture report estimates Minnesota corn production at 1.2 billion bushels, down 2% from November’s forecast and …

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    13 Jan 12
  • Fraud

    A nationwide arrest warrant has been issued for a 41-year-old Minnesota woman accused of stealing a credit card in Belle Plaine and running up nearly $900 in charges in just over 2 hours. Mandy Louise …

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    13 Jan 12