The Affect
  • NewUlmAreaCareerExpo

    High school sophomores from around New Ulm will be taking part in the 6th Annual New Ulm Area Career Expo today (WED). Dozens of businesses will be showing the kids their local career possibilities during …

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    03 Apr 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is scheduled to consider a request to establish a Tax Increment Financing district during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The request comes from Martin Luther College for a 50-unit senior …

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    02 Apr 13
  • MarkSeeley

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce is holding another “Hot Topics” session this Friday. New Ulm Chamber President and CEO Audra Shaneman says that the guest speaker will be State Climatologist Mark Seeley, and …

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    02 Apr 13
  • EducationMinnesota

    A Sibley East Elementary School teacher is among the 10 finalists for this year’s Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor announced Monday. A selection panel of 25 community leaders initially chose 39 semi-finalists from the …

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    02 Apr 13
  • StJames

    The St. James Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 11th annual AgriBusiness Banquet this evening at the St. James American Legion. Area ag producers and business leaders will be attending the banquet, which begins …

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    01 Apr 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding a couple of blood drives around the area this week, and organizers are hoping that donors will “Spring” into action and give hope by giving blood. One blood donation …

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    01 Apr 13
  • TristaBarka

    The Sleepy Eye Area Chamber of Commerce got a new Executive Director this month. Trista Barka just completed her second week on the job. She is a Rushford-Peterson High School graduate whose husband, Adam, is …

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    30 Mar 13
  • GFWiPads

    The BOLD School Board has approved the purchase of a total of 540 Apple iPad2s for the district’s high school students. The total cost of acquiring the computer tablets is over $221,000, which includes 2 …

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    30 Mar 13