Featured News
  • fatal  car crashw

    The attorney for a Henderson man facing charges for driving drunk and killing a Henderson resident has asked a Sibley County court judge to reject prosecution evidence in the case. Joshua Krueger was driving a …

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Oct 15
  • St Peter

    A student attending a school in St. Peter for students with special needs has been charged with two felony gun charges for allegedly having a cased, unloaded hunting rifle in his car while it was …

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Oct 15
  • butterfield odin school

    At a Butterfield-Odin School Board meeting Monday the board voted 4 to 3 for a motion not to renew the contract of the superintendent. While the motion to act on Lisa Shellum’s contract passed Monday, …

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Oct 15
  • Bruce Fenskie

    A retirement celebration was held Thursday evening at the Best Western to honor the New Ulm Journal’s publisher Bruce Finskie. In the past 35 years, Fenskie says the most significant change has been the city …

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Oct 15
  • 3Mw

    Minnesota’s 3M says it will lay off 1500 workers at its worldwide facilities. The Maplewood-based company that manufactures Scotch tape, Post-It notes and numerous other products announced the layoffs this morning (Thursday) as part of …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Oct 15
  • Blue Earth County

    Checks are being stolen from mailboxes in Blue Earth County. According to the Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office, the theft of the checks occurred between October 10-19. Several of the checks were altered with a …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Oct 15
  • Beth DuFrane

    The death of an elected official is hard enough for a small community. Now a new law means residents of the Sibley East School District will have to wait at least six months before they …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Oct 15
  • Mankato schools

    Two Mankato East students are facing felony criminal sexual conduct charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl on school grounds during a track meet this past spring. Seventeen-year-old Cornelius Ayers Jr., and 16-year-old Khalil …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Oct 15