The Affect
  • DakotaWar

    The Schell’s Hobo Band wrapped up Brown County’s commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the US-Dakota War with a special concert Sunday evening. Events marking the anniversary of the 1862 conflict that took place around …

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    28 Aug 12
  • Crops

    Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops are maturing a bit faster than usual. In its weekly crop report for Minnesota, the USDA says that 26% of the soybean crop has reached the turning yellow stage or …

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    28 Aug 12
  • ConcertInThePark

    The final Monday Night Concert in the Park takes place this (MON) evening in New Ulm. Tonight’s free show features “The Singing Cowgirl.” She has over 27 years of experience as an entertainer, and performs …

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    27 Aug 12
  • PrincessCrown

    The deadline for young women interested in applying to be the next Miss New Ulm is Tuesday. Applications to be Miss New Ulm are limited, and are due by the end of the day Tuesday. …

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    27 Aug 12
  • DefendersMonument1

    Over 100 people gathered at the Defender’s Monument in New Ulm this weekend to rededicate it as part of Minnesota’s commemorations of the 150th anniversary of the US-Dakota War. Retired Colonel Peter Mansoor praised the …

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    27 Aug 12
  • DakotaWarSiegeOfNewUlm

    Events commemorating the 150th anniversary of the US-Dakota War wrap up this weekend in Brown County. Today (SAT) is the anniversary of the evacuation of New Ulm in 1862 following 2 attacks on the town …

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    25 Aug 12
  • JLS StormDamage002

    Strong winds downed trees and power lines across parts of south-central Minnesota Thursday night, and caused damage to at least one home in McLeod County. The storm brought hail and straight-line winds to many parts …

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    24 Aug 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday announced the appointment of a new principal for Washington Elementary and approved 4 years worth of teacher contracts. Les Koppendrayer will officially retire as principal of …

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    24 Aug 12