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  • Medal1

    Longtime Watonwan County Auditor Don Kuhlman was presented the Outstanding Auditor Of The Year award during the recent convention of the Minnesota Association of County Officers. Kuhlman was chosen for the award by his fellow …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Dayton1

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton will be visiting the community of Bird Island today (FRI). Dayton will be at St. Mary’s School in Bird Island to honor a promise he made to 8th-grade student McKaia Ryberg. …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Court

    A Brown County grand jury has declined to indict a New Ulm police officer involved in a fatal car crash last July. Officer Mathew Rasmussen was driving a New Ulm Police squad car on July …

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    27 Jan 12
  • SibleyEast

    The Sibley East School Board has approved the purchase of an Apple iPad2 tablet computer for every student in grades 5 through 12. The “Project Ed.21″ initiative will begin next school year at Sibley East …

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    27 Jan 12
  • LegacyAmendment1

    The Minnesota Historical Society this week announced that a total of more than $3.8 million in Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants has been awarded to 59 recipients in 39 counties. The grants are made …

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    26 Jan 12
  • Franken On Post Office Closings

    US Senator Al Franken has introduced his “Back to Work Minnesota” plan in an effort to improve Minnesota’s employment picture. He says a big part of that plan is meeting with leaders around the state …

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    26 Jan 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will revisit a proposal to move to a 6-period school day today (THU). The initial plan was discussed in length during the school board meeting earlier this month, …

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    26 Jan 12
  • Cuffs

    A New Ulm woman faces 3 felony counts of credit card fraud for allegedly charging over $9,000 worth of purchases on her ex-boyfriend’s bank card. 29-year-old Michelle Lynn Apitz was charged with the crimes this …

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    26 Jan 12