The Affect
  • Vote

    The local election season is getting set to kick into high gear. Filings for city and township offices, along with school board seats, open this Tuesday. The filing period then remains open for two weeks, …

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    30 Jul 12
  • NNO2012

    The annual National Night Out Rally at the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm is taking place this (MON) evening. New Ulm Police Corporal Julie Duehring says that the rally is a way for members …

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    30 Jul 12
  • AnnaSurprenant

    A special “Welcome Home” event is being held in the City of Sleepy Eye today (MON). The community will be celebrating the return of former Miss Sleepy Eye Anna Surprenant, who was named one of …

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    30 Jul 12
  • BCRelay2012

    The 17th annual Brown County Relay For Life wrapped up this (SAT) morning at the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm, and a total of $95,305 was raised in the fight against Cancer. Brown County …

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    28 Jul 12
  • Truman

    The small town of Truman expects thousands of visitors this weekend for the annual Truman Days festivities. Truman Days Board Member Barb Mager says that the parade today (SAT) draws around 5,000 people to the …

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    28 Jul 12
  • GreenIsle

    The Green Isle City Council has unanimously accepted the resignation of Councilor Shane Sheets. His resignation from the council went into effect this week. Sheets cited the need to devote more time to his young …

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    28 Jul 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday unanimously agreed to ask voters to approve a levy referendum this November. District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme says that the 10-year, $575 per-pupil referendum would raise …

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    27 Jul 12
  • RelayForLife1

    The 17th annual Brown County Relay For Life gets underway this (FRI) evening in New Ulm. The activities at the Brown County Fairgrounds kick off with a pork supper at 5pm, with the opening ceremonies …

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    27 Jul 12