The Affect
  • CatfishDerbyDays20121

    The City of Franklin celebrates Catfish Derby Days this weekend. The festivities kick off today (FRI) with the annual fishing tournament, which goes the duration of the weekend, as well as softball, horseshoe and chess …

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    27 Jul 12
  • Fair

    The County Fair Season gets into full swing over the next few days with a total of 3 local-area fairs currently underway. There’s the Redwood County Fair taking place in Redwood Falls, the Blue Earth …

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    26 Jul 12
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is expected to reject all of the bids received for the purchase of the former middle school building during it’s meeting this (THU) evening. The district received a …

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    26 Jul 12
  • SleepyEye

    More than 20 businesses and organizations from around the Sleepy Eye area will be taking part in the 4th annual Party In The Park today (THU). It’s taking place from 5 to 8pm at Allison …

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    26 Jul 12
  • Judge

    A court date has now been set for a lawsuit against the City of LeSueur. A group of LeSueur citizens have asked city leaders to amend an ordinance relating to public nuisance liability, before approving …

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    25 Jul 12
  • RRCrossing

    A deadly railroad crossing near the City of Lake Crystal will be getting signals and gates ahead of schedule. The crossing at Blue Earth County Road 112 was the site of a fatal accident in …

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    25 Jul 12
  • GFWiPads

    The GFW School Board on Monday approved a 30-year contract with wireless broadband provider Clearwire, pending FCC approval. GFW’s current FFC-approved license for four Instructional Television Fixed Service channels expires in October. Clearwire will provide …

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    25 Jul 12
  • Rain

    Weather forecasters say up to three-inches of rain could fall in some spots by the time this current storm system moves through the lower two-thirds of Minnesota. Rainfall amounts around the local area as of …

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    24 Jul 12