The Affect
  • Detour

    The Highway 14 detour west of Mankato will be shortened beginning later today (WED). Department of Transportation Project Manager Matthew Rottermond says that Nicollet County Road 77 will no longer be part of the detour …

    Keep Reading >>

    01 Aug 12
  • Crops

    Minnesota has some of the most variable crop conditions in the country, according to the latest report from the state. Where rain has fallen most crops are in very good shape and will likely yield …

    Keep Reading >>

    01 Aug 12
  • BobAnneSorensen

    A St. James couple were recently named Outstanding Senior Citizens of Watonwan County. Bob and Anne Sorensen were honored for their many hours of volunteer work around the community. They have helped with the Opera …

    Keep Reading >>

    31 Jul 12
  • AnnaSurprenant21

    A “Welcome Home” event for a Minneapolis Aquatennial Princess from Sleepy Eye was held Monday evening. Anna Surprenant, the daughter of Scott and Judy Surprenant, is a 2011 graduate of Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s who …

    Keep Reading >>

    31 Jul 12
  • HelenZangl

    The annual National Night Out Rally was held at the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm Monday evening, and longtime New Ulm resident Helen Zangl was honored during a brief ceremony. Zangl has been involved …

    Keep Reading >>

    31 Jul 12
  • 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, …

    Keep Reading >>

    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 …

    Keep Reading >>

    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 …

    Keep Reading >>

    30 Jul 12