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February 8, 2020
In Minnesota town, a co-op funeral home builds community
NEW ULM, Minn. -- When his wife, Florence, died six years ago, Mert Gustad wanted to give her the kind of funeral she’d wanted — at a cost...
February 8, 2020 - 5:11pm
March 6, 2019
Top-seeded Mahtomedi cruises in Class A hockey opener
ST. PAUL — In ten previous trips to the Class A state high school boys hockey tournament, Mahtomedi reached the semifinals without advancing...
March 6, 2019 - 10:08pm
November 7, 2017
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
HASTINGS, Minn. — One of Hastings’ largest retailers is closing and it appears to be among a few in the region destined to shutter. The Target...
November 7, 2017 - 11:08am
May 21, 2014
Granite Falls approves loan for manufacturing plant
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. -- Granite Falls City Council members approved a $200,000, low-interest loan package to allow SpecSys to install new equipment at its manufacturing plant in Granite Falls, Minn. City Manager Bill Lavin said the action at the council's meeting on Monday will help...
May 21, 2014 - 9:34am
August 26, 2012
New Ulm rededicates Defender's Monument
NEW ULM, Minn. -- Over 100 people gathered at the Defender's Monument in New Ulm this weekend to rededicate it as part of Minnesota's commemorations of the 150th anniversary of the U.S-Dakota War of 1862. The New Ulm Journal says retired Col. Peter Mansoor praised the heroism of...
August 26, 2012 - 6:50pm
July 22, 2012
German wins New Ulm sauerkraut eating contest
NEW ULM, Minn. -- Wunderbar! A German has won the sauerkraut eating contest at New Ulm's Bavarian Blast festival. The New Ulm Journal reports he's 21-year-old Valetine Gasteiger, an agricultural foreign exchange student who's living near Red Wing this summer. He ate 16 ounces of...
July 22, 2012 - 8:29pm
May 23, 2012
High winds trash cars at New Ulm dealership
NEW ULM, Minn. -- A burst of strong winds has damaged dozens of vehicles at a south-central Minnesota car dealership. Winds and heavy rain...
May 23, 2012 - 7:31pm
February 2, 2012
Disturbing game of "Rape Tag" has school administrators taking action
A disturbing game at recess is capturing the attention of administrators, parents, and children. It's called rape tag. The New Ulm school district...
February 2, 2012 - 10:33pm
Stash of photos of famous said to be worth $250,000
NEW ULM, Minn. - Two file cabinets in a closet-size room at New Ulm City Hall contain a small gold mine of sorts - hundreds of autographed photos of the dead and famous. Thomas Edison, Mark Twain, Orville Wright, Theodore Roosevelt, Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, film legend...
January 2, 2012 - 11:44pm
PREP VOLLEYBALL: Windom defeats New Ulm in four
WINDOM -- Displaying remarkable resiliency, along with a diversified hitting attack, the scrappy-playing Windom Eagles earned a hard-fought 3-1...
November 2, 2011 - 12:37am
B&Bs not part of many Minnesota cities' fire inspections
MINNEAPOLIS When fire killed six people at a bed-and-breakfast in New Ulm, Minn., last month, the tragedy was felt at the William Sauntry Mansion...
August 2, 2011 - 8:12am
July 25, 2011
New Ulm fire ruled accident
NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) -- Burning candles left unattended caused a fire that killed six people at a southern Minnesota inn, investigators said Monday. The fire at the Bohemian bed and breakfast in New Ulm on July 2 was ruled accidental, the New Ulm Fire Department said. The inn's...
July 25, 2011 - 9:10am
July 3, 2011
Six die in New Ulm bed-and-breakfast fire
NEW ULM, Minn. - Bobbi McCrea returned to her hometown of New Ulm in 2002 to transform a 112-year-old Victorian house into a popular bed-and-breakfast. Early Saturday, her Bohemian Bed and Breakfast burst into flames, killing six, including the 48-year-old McCrea and her two daughters....
July 3, 2011 - 12:04am
July 2, 2011
4 Dead in Bed and Breakfast Fire
A sad story out of New Ulm. At least four people are dead including two girls, three and 15 years old. This photo shows just how intense that...
July 2, 2011 - 10:41pm
May 7, 2011
Vet finds brother's grave at Arlington
WASHINGTON -- World War II veteran John Arsers was a man on a mission when the buses pulled up alongside the Memorial Amphitheater at the Tomb...
May 7, 2011 - 12:00am