The Affect
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is scheduled to re-visit a proposed lease agreement for M-R Paving to manage the city’s compost and burn site during its meeting this (TUE) evening. This comes after councilors asked …

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    04 Jun 13
  • ArlingtonWaterTower

    The City of Arlington gets a new city administrator this week. Liza Donabauer is a Minnesota native most recently served as the city clerk in Clearwater, Kansas. She also has previous experience working in government …

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    04 Jun 13
  • SpringPlanting

    Another week of cold, wet weather has bogged down field work in parts of Minnesota. The USDA’s weekly crop report for Minnesota says that that standing water and muddy fields hampered the remaining planting work …

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    04 Jun 13
  • Detours

    Motorists are advised to drive with caution on Highway 14 from Nicollet to North Mankato this week as crews replace the yellow delineators down the centerline. The extreme heat on May 13th and high winds …

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    03 Jun 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross has blood drives taking place around the area over the next few days, including in New Ulm later in the week. The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Minnesota Valley …

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    03 Jun 13
  • ConcordSingers

    The New Ulm Monday Night Concerts in the Park return for the summer this (MON) evening, with the Concord Singers again kicking off the free weekly shows. The Concord Singers will also be presented the …

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    03 Jun 13
  • WhoopingCough

    An outbreak of pertussis, otherwise known as the whooping cough, has been reported among students in the Sibley East School District. Pertussis may begin with a runny nose, sneezing, mild cough, and possibly a low-grade …

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    01 Jun 13
  • JesseVentura

    Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura is back from his part-time home in Mexico and eagerly spreading the idea he could run for the US presidency in 2016. Ventura volunteered the possibility while at Minnesota’s Capitol …

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    01 Jun 13