Minnesota News
  • Thunderstorm

    Strong and some severe thunderstorms moved thru the area over night causing heavy rain in many areas along with some large hail.  Meteorologist Steve Wohlenhouse says it’s going to be a hot one today with …

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    21 Aug 14
  • Princess Kay 2014

    A University of Minnesota student from Norwood Young America is the 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way.  19-year-old Jeni Haler was crowned Wednesday night at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.  The Carver County representative is …

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    21 Aug 14
  • Firefighters

    The State Fire Marshal has completed its report on the cause of the fire that destroyed a Franklin home in December.  The fire marshal has listed the cause as undetermined.  The fire destroyed the home …

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    21 Aug 14
  • NUElectronicSign

    The New Ulm City Council discussed the future of the city sign in the city hall parking lot during its meeting Tuesday evening.  City manager Brian Gramentz said that the council considered several options – …

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    20 Aug 14
  • distrcit 88

    The Independent School District No. 88 (New Ulm Public Schools) referendum passed in Tuesday’s Primary. The unofficial vote total resulted in the referendum not passing with 2413 no votes, and 2364 yes votes. However, Precinct …

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    13 Aug 14
  • Lake_Huron

    A Mankato man has died while scuba diving over the weekend in Michigan. The Cheboygan County Sheriff’s office says 64-year-old Dennis Javens reportedly died because his tank ran out of air while he was scuba …

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    12 Aug 14
  • Daniel Venn

    A Gustavus Adolphus College student was named recently one of the top 11 most influential college students in the US by “degreesource.com” for his volunteer work during what would have been his final year as …

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    12 Aug 14
  • AllisonBastian

    The 2015 Minnesota Pork Ambassador comes from the area.  Allison Bastian was chosen as pork ambassador at Farmfest on Wednesday.  14 contestants were up for ambassador.  Allison is from Nicollet County and has served as …

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    09 Aug 14