The Affect
  • DriveSober

    The month-long crackdown on drunk drivers across the state continues as Minnesotans prepare to celebrate the upcoming New Year this weekend. Law enforcement officials statewide are taking part in the “Drive Sober Or Get Pulled …

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    27 Dec 12
  • ColdChristmas

    The majority of Minnesotans experienced their coldest Christmas in over a decade on Tuesday. In New Ulm the mercury got up to only 6-degrees for Christmas, nearly 40-degrees colder than it was last year, when …

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    26 Dec 12
  • PowerLine1

    The Minnesota Municipal Power Agency has started the construction of a $30-million renewable energy plant in the City of Le Sueur. The facility will collect agricultural and food processing waste to produce a source of …

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    26 Dec 12
  • Food Prices

    Milk prices could double if Congress fails to pass a new farm bill by the end of the year. Without action from federal lawmakers a 1949 law will take effect – giving farmers the option …

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    26 Dec 12
  • FluShots

    Influenza has reached widespread levels in Minnesota, and the state saw its first death from the virus recently. Some school districts had to cancel classes recently as well due to flu outbreaks. A total of …

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    24 Dec 12
  • SibleyCounty

    The Sibley County Board was conducting interviews with the 2 finalists for the all-new county administrator position on Thursday, and a hiring decision is expected to be made this week. Sibley County is one of …

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    24 Dec 12
  • DakotaExecution

    A group of more than a hundred Dakota Indian riders is making its way across Minnesota to commemorate a somber event. The group began its journey in Lower Bule, South Dakota earlier this month, and …

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    24 Dec 12
  • GFW

    The GFW School Board got a new member this week. Angel Munoz was sworn in to replace long-time GFW School Board member Tom Van Hon, who has been appointed a district court judge for Montevideo. …

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    21 Dec 12