The Affect
  • Santa1

    Santa Claus arrives in the City of Sleepy Eye today (MON). Santa and his helpers will be escorted into town by the Sleepy Eye Fire Department at 5:15pm today to light the lights at Wooldrik …

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    26 Nov 12
  • Temperature4

    From balmy summer to blustery cold — courtesy of nasty winds. The National Weather Service reports uncharacteristic high winds on Thanksgiving Day over the lower two-thirds of the state. Olivia and Ellendale had the stiffest …

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    23 Nov 12
  • ParadeOfLights

    Special events are taking place throughout the afternoon and evening today (FRI) in New Ulm to kick off the holiday season, with the highlight being the 23rd annual Parade of Lights. It begins at 6pm …

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    23 Nov 12
  • NUCityCouncil

    The New Ulm City Council approved an ordinance setting the city’s fees for next year during its brief meeting on Tuesday. Some fees were left alone, such as the snow-removal fee and the downtown parking …

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    21 Nov 12
  • Hermann1

    The New Ulm Park and Rec Department has released the attendance figures for the Hermann Monument for the 2012 season. New Ulm’s national symbol for the contributions of Americans of German heritage continues to be …

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    21 Nov 12
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    The 23rd annual New Ulm Parade of Lights takes place this Friday in downtown New Ulm, and there’s something new this year as well: Christkindlmarkt. The organizers say the idea came from a recent trip …

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    21 Nov 12
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council will consider a proposal to expand the boundary of Flandrau State Park during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The Minnesota DNR has proposed the boundary expansion of just over three-quarters …

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    20 Nov 12
  • UnionHospital

    The 2012 New Ulm Medical Center Legend Award was presented to the New Ulm man who oversaw the transformation of healthcare delivery in the community during a special ceremony on Monday. Harold Fenske began his …

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    20 Nov 12