The Affect
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will be considering more than a quarter-million dollars worth of maintenance projects this (THU) evening. A $250,000 deferred maintenance project would replace the roof at Jefferson Elementary School, …

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    27 Feb 14
  • Furnace

    The Minnesota House of Representatives started their legislative session on Tuesday by passing a bill to increase funding to the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program by $20-million. Local State Representative Clark Johnson says that it’s …

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    26 Feb 14
  • Dollars

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday unanimously approved a motion to “lock in” natural gas prices for next winter. The price hedging program has been in place in New Ulm since 2004, and …

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    26 Feb 14
  • Gaylord

    It’s Gaylord Day today (WED) on KNUJ as the final week of our 2014 Town Days Tour continues. Amy Zents is broadcasting from The Prairie House in Gaylord this afternoon as we celebrate the community. …

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    26 Feb 14
  • DaveTrebelhorn

    Winthrop Mayor Dave Trebelhorn has announced that he will be running for re-election this year. Trebelhorn says that politics are interesting in a small town, and all of the city staff in Winthrop do an …

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    25 Feb 14
  • AmberFranta

    The 33 semi-finalists for the 2014 Minnesota Teacher of the Year have been announced, and a Sleepy Eye teacher is among them. Amber Franta is a Sleepy Eye High School English and language arts teacher. …

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    25 Feb 14
  • LCWM

    The Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial Academic Decathlon team won the state championship on Monday in Chaska. A total of 7 high school teams competed in the championship round, with Lake Crystal coming in first and …

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    25 Feb 14
  • FishHouses

    It may seem like Winter is still very much with us, but the last day for ice houses to be on the lakes in the southern two-thirds of our state is March 3rd, on week …

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    24 Feb 14