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  • oktoberfest

    Downtown New Ulm was filled with festgoers, German music, dancing, fun and the aroma of bratwurst and cheesecurds. Oktoberfest October 1, 7 and 8 in New Ulm. More information at newulm.com.

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    01 Oct 11
  • Homecoming

    Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School crowned new royalty Friday night as part of their Homecoming celebrations. Crowned MVL Homecoming Queen was Annaliese Hoffman, and MVL Homecoming King is Bobby Tisch. They were crowned during halftime …

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    01 Oct 11
  • NUSign

    Four new signs welcoming people to the City of New Ulm are now in place. The move to replace the city’s older entrances signs took several years to come to fruition, as well as an …

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    01 Oct 11
  • CarCrash (1)

    Renville County has been declared the deadliest county in the state to drive in per capita. Federal statistics for 2009 show 76.4 fatal crashes per 100,000 people. Sheriff Scott Hable says the perception that driving …

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    01 Oct 11
  • Highway141

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation on Friday announced that it had rejected all of the bids received for the expansion of Highway 14 west of North Mankato. The lowest bid reportedly came in at more …

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    01 Oct 11
  • Wicklund1

    An Elk River man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend in her Kasota apartment last year pleaded guilty in Le Sueur County Court today (FRI). 24-year-old Tyler Andrew Wicklund faces a minimum of 30 years in …

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    30 Sep 11
  • image002

    A Fairmont man accused of raping a teenage girl last December was released from jail Thursday, the day his trial had been scheduled to begin. 45-year-old Troy Leroy Dykes is a level 3 predatory offender …

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    30 Sep 11
  • DavidRadtke1

    A former pastor from rural Gibbon had an omnibus hearing in court on Thursday on criminal sexual conduct charges. 52-year-old David E. Radtke is accused of inappropriately touching a 16-year-old foreign exchange student staying in …

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    30 Sep 11