Breaking News State & Local
  • St.-Marys-School

    Thousands of people including celebrities, politicians, and athletes are taking on the Ice Bucket Challenge. The challenge involves having a bucket of ice cold water dumped on to you after being nominated to do so. …

    Keep Reading >>

    18 Aug 14
  • Crash2

    There was a 2 vehicle crash on the HWY 4/ Hwy 212 intersection in Hector Saturday at 7:13 pm. 72 year old Eugene Nelson of Hector,  turned in front of 20 year old Trent Pfeffer …

    Keep Reading >>

    18 Aug 14
  • ButteredCorn

    It’s the 53rd Annual Buttered Corn Days in Sleepy Eye this weekend. Today, the festivities go from 11am to 7pm at Allison Park with music entertainment throughout the day featuring, the Sleepy Eye Concertina Club, …

    Keep Reading >>

    15 Aug 14
  • Veteran

    The parents of the New Ulm veteran who committed suicide in June, shared details leading up to their son’s death publicly for the first time during a discussion of possible veteran suicide prevention legislation. Wendy …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Aug 14
  • Detours

    Motorists are advised to watch for additional stop situations on the Highway 169 detour between St. Peter and Le Sueur beginning later today (Aug. 13) and to expect additional delays. MnDOT is making adjustments to …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Aug 14
  • distrcit 88

    The Independent School District No. 88 (New Ulm Public Schools) referendum passed in Tuesday’s Primary. The unofficial vote total resulted in the referendum not passing with 2413 no votes, and 2364 yes votes. However, Precinct …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Aug 14
  • Crash2

    A two-vehicle crash Tuesday, on the HWY 169 Detour north of St.Peter at the intersection of Nicollet County 20 and Highway 22, turned fatal on. 70 year old Thomas Wendelschafer, of St. Peter was driving …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Aug 14
  • Convicted Logo

    A Sleepy Eye man was convicted on Tuesday. 70 year old, Marvel E. Harder of felony 1st degree criminal sexual conduct. He was fined $2,686, including $581 in restitution and committed to the Minnesota Department …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Aug 14