Featured News
  • PhoneScam2

    Authorities have issued a warning about a new phone cam reported Monday. A resident of Brown County reportedly received two phone calls telling her that she had won $250,000 in a Publisher’s Clearing House Sweepstakes, …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 May 12
  • RecreationalTrail

    Two community meetings are being held this month to discuss a proposed recreational trail from St. Peter to Mankato. The meetings will provide an opportunity for potential trail users and area property owners to provide …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 May 12
  • FloodLevee

    The New Ulm City Council will discuss the possible need to enact eminent domain proceedings on property for the Minnesota River Flood Levy during a special meeting this (MON) evening. The proposal before the council …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 May 12
  • Vote21

    The 2012 election season officially gets underway Tuesday. That’s when filings open for the various offices – federal, state, county and some cities – that will be on the ballot on the November 6th general …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 May 12
  • PrincessKayButterhead1

    Congratulations to our local-area Princess Kay Finalists! Representing Brown County: Laura Rosenhammer of Sleepy Eye, the daughter of John and Patty Rosenhammer. Representing McLeod County: Elizabeth Nix of Plato, the daughter of Tim and Ann …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 May 12
  • USPS

    More information has been released on the closure of the US Postal Service mail-processing center in Mankato. The facility has been targeted since last summer as part of a massive consolidation effort, and it was …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 May 12
  • Ron Paul Dominates State GOP

    Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul took control of Minnesota’s state Republican Convention over the weekend. The Paul backers scored a major victory Saturday when they claimed 12 of 13 delegate slots to the …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 May 12
  • PrincessKay2011b

    County Dairy Princesses from around the state are taking part in the Princess Kay Finalist Selection Event in St. Joseph this weekend. Approximately 75 princesses are vying for the chance to be one of the …

    Keep Reading >>

    19 May 12