The Affect
  • Corsages

    The high school prom season continues this weekend, with a total of 11 area schools holding their spring formals. School districts having their proms on Saturday include: BOLD, GFW, Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial, Minnesota Valley …

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    26 Apr 13
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is expected to appoint a new school board member this (THU) evening. The new appointee will fill the vacated seat of Jill Hulke, who resigned recently after learning …

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    25 Apr 13
  • NUEagles

    The District 88 Employee Recognition Banquet was held Wednesday evening in New Ulm. The annual event recognizes a District 88 employee from each school campus. Jefferson Elementary School’s employee of the year was Guidance Counselor …

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    25 Apr 13
  • NehlsParkTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday learned that the Federal Aviation Administration has approved the city’s proposal to construct a new water tower at Nehls Park. The FAA says that the plans for …

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    24 Apr 13
  • Highway14Sign1

    Work on Highway 14 in North Mankato is scheduled to resume this coming Monday, weather permitting. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says that traffic on Highway 14 will be only minimally impacted by the work …

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    24 Apr 13
  • Drought

    Minnesota’s farmers got little fieldwork accomplished this past week as winter continued to resist surrendering to spring. But the weekly USDA crop and weather report for Minnesota contains some good news for farmers. After several …

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    24 Apr 13
  • NewPrague

    The young suspect allegedly responsible for a school hoax in New Prague which led to a large-scale panic has apologized. The 12-year-old special needs child allegedly made a bogus call of a mass school shooting, …

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    23 Apr 13
  • Spring Storm

    The preliminary damage assessments begin today (TUE) for public assistance from recent ice and snowstorms in southwestern Minnesota. The Department of Public Safety’s Julie Anderson says that state, local, and federal teams will be in …

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    23 Apr 13