The Affect
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will consider increasing school lunch prices by 10-cents at all New Ulm schools during its meeting this (THU) evening. The board will also be considering a decrease in …

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    22 May 14
  • MNMap1863

    The Mdewakanton Sioux community has filed a lawsuit to reclaim what they say is tribal land in Redwood, Renville and Sibley Counties. The tribe says a declaration from the Secretary of the Interior in 1863 …

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    21 May 14
  • AllisonBastian

    New Ulm High School student Allison Bastian was recently presented the school’s highest agricultural honor, the DEKALB Agricultural Accomplishment Award, Sponsored by the Monsanto Company. Bastian, the daughter of Mike and Anna Bastian received the …

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    21 May 14
  • AmberMelby

    A New Ulm woman has been named the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Woman of the Year. Amber Melby works as the Allina Home Care and Hospice Manager. She spearheaded the “Climb For The Cure” local …

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    21 May 14
  • MNIP2

    The Independence Party of Minnesota endorsed candidates for all major state offices and US Senate during its state convention in Mankato on Saturday. The party endorsed Kevin Terrell for US Senate, Hannah Nicollet for Governor, …

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    20 May 14
  • Detours

    The Sibley County Maintenance Department will be closing Main Street in Arlington, as well as County Road 17, one block at a time this week for maintenance repair work.  Each block will be closed for …

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    20 May 14
  • RonaldMcdonald

    Ronald McDonald will be at GFW Elementary School in Gibbon today (TUE) for a special program. GFW 2nd-grade teacher Melissa Hansen says that the famous clown will be there because students have collected a total …

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    20 May 14
  • ClarkJohnson

    State Representative Clark Johnson received a unanimous endorsement for the District 19-A Minnesota House seat at the DFL district convention Saturday at the Blue Earth County Library. Johnson was first elected to the seat in …

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    19 May 14