The Affect
  • PrescriptionDrugs

    Residents of Blue Earth County are now being offered a new discount prescription drug card program. The Blue Earth County Board was introduced to the program this week. The Coast2Coast Rx card will be distributed …

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    19 Sep 12
  • NURoundaboutWork

    The detour on Highway 14 on the west edge of New Ulm will remain in place until mid-October due to a delay in lighting supplies. The highway is being detoured during the construction of a …

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    18 Sep 12
  • HomecomingCrowns

    New Ulm High School crowned it’s Homecoming Royalty on Monday as a week of festivities got underway. Crowned Homecoming King was Luke Cihak and named Homecoming Queen was Madison Kral. Homecoming activities continue all week …

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    18 Sep 12
  • Thermometer

    The overnight low temperature in the KNUJ Area dropped into the 30′s early this (TUE) morning, the first time in nearly 5 months that we’ve seen readings that low. In New Ulm the mercury was …

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    18 Sep 12
  • PrincessCrown

    A new Miss Gibbon will be crowned this weekend as part of the annual Gibbon Fireman’s Dance. There are a total of 4 young ladies in the running for Miss Gibbon this year. The coronation …

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    13 Sep 12
  • GFWiPads

    Classes got underway at the Belle Plaine School District last week, and the students there now have around $200,000 worth of new technology with which to further their educations. The Belle Plaine School Board last …

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    13 Sep 12
  • Temperature2

    The record-breaking heat experienced in the local area on Tuesday has now given way to more autumn-like temperatures across Minnesota. New Ulm did set a new record high temperature on Tuesday when the mercury topped …

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    12 Sep 12
  • SleepyEyeCityCouncil

    The Sleepy Eye City Council approved the city’s preliminary property tax levy and city budget for 2013 Tuesday evening. The just-under 2% increase in the levy is an around $22,000 hike from this year’s Sleepy …

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    12 Sep 12