The Affect
  • ElleKretschmer

    The latest participant of the New Ulm Sister Cities Hans Joohs Exchange Program arrived in New Ulm this week. 26-year-old Elle Kretschmer is from Gnzburg, Germany, a town about 25-miles from Ulm. She says she …

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    13 Jun 14
  • HermannMoon

    There’s a full moon this (FRI) evening, and the New Ulm Park and Rec Department is holding another “Full Moon Over Hermann” event. The hours at the Hermann Monument will be extended to 10pm today …

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    13 Jun 14
  • StPeter

    The St. Peter City Council has approved a new initiative called “Project Solace.” The proposal involves constructing a $5.5-million treatment facility for single mothers in the drug court program as an alternative to prison time. …

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    12 Jun 14
  • BoysChoir

    Two youth choir groups will be part of a special concert in New Ulm’s German Park next week. The North Star Boy’s Choir and a boy’s choir from Stuttgart, Germany will be performing the evening …

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    12 Jun 14
  • ISD88SchoolBoard2014

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will be conducting its annual superintendent evaluation this (THU) evening. This will be Superintendent Jeff Bertrang’s first evaluation since he took over the position last July. The school …

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    12 Jun 14
  • Highway99StPeterBridge

    The restoration of the Highway 99 Bridge over the Minnesota River in St. Peter has been put on hold due to issues with the contractor. The work on the historic steel truss bridge was expected …

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    11 Jun 14
  • connie lingl

    The KNUJ Hometown Hero for the month of June is Connie Lingl of New Ulm. A tragic fire in late February claimed the life of a New Ulm woman, but due to the actions of …

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    11 Jun 14
  • SolarFarm

    The City of Mankato will soon be home to one of the largest solar power arrays in the state. The Mankato City Council has approved a permit for a solar farm to be constructed by …

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    11 Jun 14