• U.S. twin births have doubled in three decades

    The number of twins born in the United States has doubled in the last three decades largely as a result of fertility treatments, with one in 30 infants born in 2009 a twin, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday.

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    04 Jan 12
  • sister cities commission

    The New Ulm Sister Cities Commission is looking for qualified applicants willing to live and work in Germany for up to 12 weeks. Hans Jooh Cultural Exchange Program candidates must be between 18 and 35 …

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    04 Jan 12
  • habitat for humanity

    Minnesota Valley Habitat for Humanity is now accepting applications for the next Partner Family/Home Build in New Ulm. Applications are due February 15, 2012. CallĀ 507-354-4287 or visitĀ www.newulmhabitat.org for an application. Applications also available at New …

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    04 Jan 12
  • Warren H. Green

    Warren H. Green, 85, Mountain Lake, MN died Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at Good Samaritan Village, Mountain Lake. Funeral service will be on Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 10:30 AM at New Hope Lutheran Church …

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    04 Jan 12
  • slow cooker beef stew

    Turn to high settting for 1 hour, then medium 4-5 hours or until carrots are tender.

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    04 Jan 12
  • FatalAccident

    An 18-year-old from North Mankato is dead after a car hit a tree in Nicollet County Tuesday night. It happened at just after 10:30 p-m at the intersection of Lookout Drive and Marie Lane in …

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    04 Jan 12
  • Podhradsky1

    Nicollet County Administrator Bob Podhradsky has announced his intention to retire from public service this summer. Podhradsky has served as county administrator since 2001, but has been in government service for nearly 40 years. The …

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    04 Jan 12
  • HitRun

    A St. Peter man now faces felony-level charges for a hit and run incident that took place in Mankato this past October. 25-year-old Courtney Joseph Kupser is accused of striking 23-year-old Travis Hlavinka of Truman …

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    04 Jan 12