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  • 169_41 crash ends in fatality

    A crash at the Highway 41 and Highway 169 intersection resulted in a fatality Monday afternoon. At 3:30 p.m. June 20, a Mercury Grand Marquis, driven by Faye¬†Kuhlmann, 75, of Algona, Iowa, was traveling along …

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    21 Jun 16
  • Tornadoes touch down in southern Minnesota but no damage

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A line of storms crossing southern Minnesota has dumped several inches of rain and kicked up strong winds. The National Weather Service reports three tornadoes touched down in south-central Minnesota on Tuesday …

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    15 Jun 16
  • Body of swimmer recovered from Le Sueur County lake

    ELYSIAN, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a man last seen swimming while wearing a life jacket was found dead in a Le Sueur County lake. Sheriff’s officials say first responders were called to Lake Francis …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Highlights of California

    Tom Ingstad Broadcasting Group *New Ulm *Hutchinson/Glencoe *New Prague Along with Wendinger Travel invites you to see Highlights of California Including San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Palm Springs February 12 – 22, 2017 $2,898 …

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    31 May 16
  • Authorities investigate bomb threats at Minnesota schools

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Authorities are investigating bomb threats phoned in to schools in Minnesota on the same that schools across the country reported evacuations due to threats. A bomb threat at Ben Franklin Elementary …

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    24 May 16
  • Amazon begins hiring 1,000 employees in Shakopee

    Amazon is now hiring for more than 1,000 full-time positions at its 820,000-square-foot fulfillment center under construction in Shakopee. At the facility, Amazon employees will pick, pack and ship small items to customers like books, …

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    23 May 16
  • Gary Lee Bandel

    Gary Lee Bandel, age 68 of Belle Plaine, passed away peacefully on January 11th surrounded by his family.¬† Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11a.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Our Lady of …

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    12 May 16
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    Here is the New Prague Hengel Concertina Clock we are giving away for the 200th LMF Show!

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    04 May 16