Breaking News State & Local
  • Glockenspiel1

    The annual Walk To The Glock takes place in New Ulm this (MON) afternoon. It involves a candlelit walk from the New Ulm Chamber of Commerce office to the Glockenspiel, where hot chocolate and cookies …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Dec 11
  • schellscap

    New Ulm’s August Schell Brewing Company will be featured on the premiere episode of a new television show this weekend that explores craft breweries throughout the state. The show, “Beer Geeks,” is hosted by beer …

    Keep Reading >>

    10 Dec 11
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye School Board was presented a detailed report on the positive and negative aspects of moving to a 4-day school week during it’s regular meeting on Thursday. The move to a 4-day week …

    Keep Reading >>

    10 Dec 11
  • Rollover

    A Buffalo Lake woman was injured in a 1-vehicle crash Friday morning. It happened at approximately 7:37am at the intersection of 850th Avenue and 510th Street northwest of Buffalo Lake in Renville County’s Brookfield Township. …

    Keep Reading >>

    10 Dec 11
  • Meth

    A 27-year-old Kasota man faces up to 5 years in prison for possession of methamphetamine. Ryan Richard McLain was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over in rural Nicollet County for speeding. The Nicollet County …

    Keep Reading >>

    10 Dec 11
  • Arlington

    The Arlington City Council hired a new slate of officers for the Arlington Fire Department this week. The new appointments were based on recommendations from a committee comprised of Arlington Mayor Jim Kreft and City …

    Keep Reading >>

    10 Dec 11
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board held it’s annual Truth In Taxation Hearing Thursday evening. The school district’s property tax levy for 2012 is tentatively set to increase by only $32,300, or a .65% …

    Keep Reading >>

    09 Dec 11
  • Schwans

    Southern Minnesota food maker Schwan’s is laying off about 60 of it’s employees in the state in a cost-cutting move. The job cuts will reportedly be split equally between Schwan’s Marshall and Bloomington locations. The …

    Keep Reading >>

    09 Dec 11