The Affect
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday approved a settlement that will pay 2 local landowners over $400,000 each. The settlement comes from a land acquisition case for expansion plans at the New Ulm Municipal …

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    05 Mar 14
  • StPeterSchools

    St. Peter School Superintendent Jeff Olson is retiring this summer, and interviews with the candidates hoping to replace him are taking place this week. The St. Peter School Board has announced that 4 candidates will …

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    05 Mar 14
  • TemperatureSubzero

    The cold weather records continue to pile up across Minnesota this winter. A record-low temperature of -33 was set Monday morning at International Falls, breaking the previous record of -28 in 1996.  Duluth reported a …

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    04 Mar 14
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is scheduled to hold a pair of public hearings during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The first deals with a noise variance request from New Ulm High School students wanting …

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    04 Mar 14
  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    The Brown County Board today (TUE) will receive a feedlot work plan and delegation agreement for this year and next, as well as the 2013 feedlot annual report. Brown County will be developing a list …

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    04 Mar 14
  • FishHouses

    The Department of Natural Resources is reminding anglers that the deadline to remove fish houses off of lakes in the southern two-thirds of the state is tonight (MON). Southern Minnesota DNR Information Officer Scott Roemhildt …

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    03 Mar 14
  • GOP

    Brown County Republicans formally endorsed District 16B Representative Paul Torkelson of Hanska during their county convention on Saturday in Sleepy Eye. Torkelson was elected to a third term in the Minnesota House in November of …

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    03 Mar 14
  • FoodShelf

    The state’s largest food drive is under way, the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign.  In the last five years alone, hunger has doubled in Minnesota, and food shelves around the state and the local area are …

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    03 Mar 14