The Affect
  • DaytonTownHall

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton continues his series of Town Hall meetings around the state with a stop in the Mankato area Tuesday night. Dayton’s “Meetings With Mark” are an effort to engage Minnesotans in conversations …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Bloodmobile

    There are several blood drives taking place around the local area this week as the American Red Cross helps residents “Give The Gift Of Life.” Only about 3% of the population donates blood, but someone …

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    08 Apr 13
  • StopLight

    Motorists travelling on Highway 5 in the City of Arlington will now no longer need to stop at the intersection with Main Street. The deactivation of the traffic light at the intersection was originally scheduled …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Springfield

    The City of Springfield holds its annual Home Improvement, Yard and Garden Show this weekend. The free show takes place from 4 to 8pm today (FRI) and 9 a-m to 2pm on Saturday at the …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Bock Pic

    New Ulm’s August Schell Brewing Company has been awarded gold and silver World Beer Championship medals from the Beverage Testing Institute for its Bock and Barleywine Ale. Schell’s Bock scored a 93 in the Beverage …

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    05 Apr 13
  • JeffBertrangHeadshot

    The GFW School Board on Wednesday accepted the resignation of Superintendent Jeff Bertrang and officially released him from his contract with the district, and about an hour later he was officially hired by the New …

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    04 Apr 13
  • MLC

    New Ulm’s Martin Luther College is holding a groundbreaking ceremony Saturday morning for its new Early Childhood Learning Center. The ceremony begins at 10am at the construction site, which is the location of the former …

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    04 Apr 13
  • NewUlmAreaCareerExpo

    A total of around 340 high school sophomores from 6 area high schools took part in the 6th Annual New Ulm Area Career Expo Wednesday. The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce’s Jenny Eckstein says …

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    04 Apr 13