The Affect
  • Temperature2

    Minnesota is set to heat up into a sweltering state this afternoon. Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says that a Heat Advisory will be in effect for the KNUJ area from 1-8 today, with temps reaching the …

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    27 Jun 12
  • Hwy 14 Expansion Plans

    Governor Dayton announced “immediate action” on Highway 14 safety improvements in Mankato today (TUE). The 4-lane expansion of the highway from Mankato to New Ulm is a project that area residents have been calling for …

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    26 Jun 12
  • FloodedFields

    Sibley County is seeking disaster aid after recent flash floods caused around $80,000 worth of damage to highway culverts and the county’s farm drainage system. Much of the damage came after the flooding caused by …

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    26 Jun 12
  • Crops

    Heavy rain, high winds and hail slowed down Minnesota farmers in the field last week. As of Sunday, topsoil moisture in Minnesota was rated 73% adequate and 21% surplus. Only about 3-and-a-half days were rated …

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    26 Jun 12
  • ConcertInThePark

    The New Ulm Monday Night Concerts in the Park continue this (MON) evening in German Park. Tonight’s free concert features the Ken and Ken Show. It starts at 7pm, and Relay For Life will again …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Detours

    A major road work project gets underway on Tuesday in Blue Earth County. Highway Department crews will begin construction on Blue Earth County Road 12, from County Road 17 to County Road 3. A bridge …

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    25 Jun 12
  • PrincessCrown

    The City of Nicollet celebrated Friendship Days over the weekend, and a new Miss Nicollet was crowned. Miss Nicollet 2012 is Anna Drummer, the daughter of Matt and Karen Drummer. Crowned First Princess during the …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Teacher

    The New Ulm School District held an innovative teacher training seminar this week. The SMART training workshops lasted four days. SMART stands for Stimulating Maturity Through Accelerated Readiness Training. The program integrates activities in the …

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    22 Jun 12