Local News
  • Rollover

    Two people were injured Monday morning when a Chevy Tahoe collided with a semi-truck on Interstate-90 in Martin County. The Tahoe, driven by 50-year-old Joanna Sandberg of Welcome, was going to pass the Peterbilt semi …

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    27 Nov 12
  • MNStatePatrolSquad

    It was a busy Thanksgiving holiday weekend for the Minnesota State Patrol. Lieutenant Eric Roeske says that troopers responded to a total of 525 crashes and made more than 100 DWI arrests between Wednesday and …

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    27 Nov 12
  • RedCrossDisasterRelief

    Five more southern Minnesota American Red Cross volunteers have been deployed to the East Coast to help in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, including 4 residents of New Ulm. The storm devastated large portions of …

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    27 Nov 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Monday agreed to hire 2 new elementary school teachers after learning that the district will be receiving “State Literacy Aid” this school year. Superintendent Harold Remme says …

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    27 Nov 12
  • FloodLevee

    The construction of the more-than $2-million flood levee along the Minnesota River in New Ulm is essentially complete, with only the installation of storm sewer gates still to be done. The 10-block dike on the …

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    27 Nov 12
  • LittleMissMrHoliday20121

    The City of Sleepy Eye’s newest Royalty was crowned on Monday as Santa Claus came to town for the annual Holiday Kick-Off at the Sleepy Eye Community Center. Roger Briones, the son of Ramiro and …

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    27 Nov 12
  • Fire

    Firefighters in Mankato responded to a house fire Sunday evening. The fire broke out at the home on the corner of Sylvan Way and Swiss Street in Mankato at around 5:30pm, and fire crews were …

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    26 Nov 12
  • JustinBerg

    A former Nicollet School administrator accused of stealing nearly $1,500 in district funds is scheduled to make an appearance in court this week. 31-year-old Justin Berg of rural Le Sueur County faces felony theft and …

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    26 Nov 12