The Affect
  • Highway60

    You can expect to encounter a detour on Highway 60 in Watonwan County beginning today (MON) as crews work to improve the condition of the bridge over the Watonwan River east of St. James. The …

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    02 Jun 14
  • Detours

    Detours for the construction of roundabouts on Highway 22 in Mankato began this (MON) morning. Roundabouts are being built at Highway 22 and Madison Avenue and Highway 22 and Adams Street in Mankato, with the …

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    02 Jun 14
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross has blood drives taking place around the area this week, including in New Ulm. Today (MON) the Bloodmobile will be at the Minnesota Valley Health Center in Le Sueur from 10:30 …

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    02 Jun 14
  • Gustavus

    The Gustavus Adolphus College Class of 2014 will receive their bachelor of arts degrees on Sunday during commencement exercises at Hollingsworth Field in St. Peter. The ceremony starts at 2pm. No ticket is required if …

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    31 May 14
  • JenifferKotten

    A 16-year-old Sleepy Eye girl has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Minnesota Pageant. Jeniffer Kotten is the daughter of David and Christine Kotten. She is involved in the Sleepy …

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    31 May 14
  • HarkinStore

    The historic Harkin Store will be honoring the dairy industry on Sunday by serving homemade ice cream. Sylvia Reinhardt will have her ice cream available from 1 to 4pm, and there will also be other …

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    31 May 14
  • SpellingBee

    The last Minnesotan was eliminated from the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington DC during the semi-final round on Thursday. Thirteen-year-old Mark Kivimaki of Edina correctly spelled his Round 5 word, “ebullition” – defined as …

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    30 May 14
  • Graduation

    High school graduations continue this weekend around the local area, with a total of 14 area schools holding their ceremonies over the next few days. School districts with graduation taking place today (FRI) include: Cedar …

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    30 May 14