The Affect
  • More Morrow Seat Candidates

    Another Democrat has announced that he is seeking his party’s endorsement for the Minnesota House seat being vacated by Terry Morrow. Clark Johnson of North Mankato is a longtime DFL activist and faculty member at …

    Keep Reading >>

    04 Jan 13
  • LegacyAmendment

    The Minnesota Historical Society has announced that over $155,000 worth of grants are being awarded in dozens of counties across the state to help organizations preserve and share Minnesota history. Local recipients of the grants …

    Keep Reading >>

    04 Jan 13
  • HospitalPatient

    The Sleepy Eye Medical Center is closed to visitors until further notice due to an increase in cases of influenza and flu-like illnesses. The precautionary measure of closing the hospital to visitors is intended to …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jan 13
  • TerryMorrow

    A second Democrat has officially announced his candidacy for the District 19A Minnesota House seat being vacated by DFL’er Terry Morrow, and another of the candidates has dropped out of the race. Karl Johnson is …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jan 13
  • RyanKrosch

    Nicollet County welcomed its new County Administrator Wednesday as Ryan Krosch officially began his new duties. Krosch previously served as the county administrator for Yellow Medicine County for five years, and takes over the position …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jan 13
  • Donations

    A rural Sleepy Eye family is grieving the loss of their small dairy operation, and a fund has now been set up to help with cleanup costs. Three fire departments battled the fast-moving fire that …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jan 13
  • TerryMorrow

    Two more residents of Minnesota House District 19A have announced their candidacies for the seat being vacated by Democrat Terry Morrow. Pork producer advocate and farmer Karl Johnson will reportedly formally announce today (WED) that …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jan 13
  • Dollars

    Two people are holding winning tickets worth $1-million each from the Minnesota Lottery’s New Year’s Day drawing.  The two Minnesota Millionaire Raffle tickets were sold in Crow Wing and Pine Counties. These tickets are just …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jan 13