The Affect
  • Prom1

    The High School Prom season is underway across the local area. Red Rock Central kicked off the prom season the first weekend of April, and Springfield High School held its prom last weekend. This weekend …

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    20 Apr 13
  • Fire

    Investigators have determined that a fire that destroyed a home in Clements last week started in the chimney of the house. Firefighters from Clements and Wanda battled the blaze for several hours last Wednesday, but …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Drought

    New data is showing the first major improvement in Minnesota’s drought situation since last fall. An updated map from the US Drought Monitor released Thursday rates two-thirds of Minnesota as still being in drought. But …

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    19 Apr 13
  • TaxCollector

    Today (THU) is Tax Freedom Day – the day that Americans will have earned enough money to pay this year’s tax obligations at the federal, state, and local levels. Both higher federal taxes and rebounding …

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    18 Apr 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday agreed to move forward with a proposal to sell the electronic Marktplatz Mall sign in the city hall parking lot. The sign has not been operational for over …

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    17 Apr 13
  • HumanRights

    The New Ulm Human Rights Commission has announced the winners of this year´s poster and essay contests. The theme of this year´s Human Rights contest was “Bullying,” with entries emphasizing the fact that bullying is …

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    17 Apr 13
  • BryanLydick

    The Redwood Area Hospital will soon have a new CEO. The Redwood Falls City Council has appointed Bryan Lydick of Indian River, Michigan to the position, with an anticipated start-date of June 3rd. Lydick has …

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    16 Apr 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council will be discussing the future of the city’s Marktplatz Mall sign during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The city took over ownership of the electronic sign in the City Hall …

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    16 Apr 13