Local News
  • BavarianBlast

    The Bavarian Blast Board of Directors announced on Thursday that New Ulm’s summer festival will return in 2012. The decision to go on with the festival despite recent financial difficulties was made earlier in the …

    Keep Reading >>

    09 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
  • Flu

    Health officials say Minnesota’s flu season remains minimal. The latest numbers show one hospitalization in the last reporting week and one school outbreak but no additional deaths or nursing home outbreaks. In all, three people …

    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
  • Nativity

    The City of Springfield is holding it’s annual Nativity Pageant today (FRI) and Saturday. This is the 26th season that the community has put on the free show, which features a cast of hundreds along …

    Keep Reading >>

    09 Dec 11
  • WreathsAcrossAmerica

    Members of the Patriot Guard will be placing wreaths in every community in Redwood County this Saturday. Wreaths Across Redwood County is part of a nationwide effort to remember fallen soldiers, honor those who have …

    Keep Reading >>

    09 Dec 11
  • TylerSteinmetz

    An 18-year-old New Ulm man faces felony charges for allegedly stealing a bicycle from outside of the New Ulm Medical Center. Tyler James Duane Steinmetz was charged with felony theft and possession of stolen property …

    Keep Reading >>

    09 Dec 11
  • StLucia

    Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter celebrates it’s 71st annual Festival of St. Lucia this (THU) morning. The Festival of St. Lucia begins the Christmas season in Swedish custom. At Gustavus, the St. Lucia Court …

    Keep Reading >>

    08 Dec 11