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Published August 12, 2013, 01:45 PM

New Ulm tourism chief admits faking story

NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — Tourism officials in New Ulm now admit they faked their story of finding a mysterious concrete cast footprint that they're promoting as the footprint of Herman the German, the statute of a Germanic warrior that stands guard over New Ulm.

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