The Affect
  • Fireworks2

    Summertime is officially here, and this coming weekend promises to be one of the busiest of the season around the local area. There are a total of 6 community festivals taking place in the KNUJ …

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    21 Jun 12
  • UnderageDrinking

    The Redwood Falls City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a Social Host ordinance for the community. The new law gives Redwood Falls police the right to issue citations and fine responsible parties when underage people …

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    21 Jun 12
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday approved a “Pilot Project” for replacing the aging and deteriorating inlaid bricks on sidewalks downtown as well as the concrete paver crosswalks. The decorative bricks now in place …

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    20 Jun 12
  • HailDamage

    An emergency meeting for farmers who have concerns about hail damage to their crops is taking place on Thursday in Lafayette. This comes after hail shredded corn stalks around the area during Tuesday’s early morning …

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    20 Jun 12
  • Marktplatz1

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday ruled that the owner of part of the Marktplatz Mall and George’s Ballroom in New Ulm has fulfilled his financial obligations to the county. The board unanimously agreed that …

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    20 Jun 12
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council today (TUE) will reconsider granting a tobacco license that was denied during the last council meeting. Councilor Les Scultz led the way in denying the new “Smokes 4 Less” store …

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    19 Jun 12
  • Thunderstorm

    The latest round of severe weather made its way out of Minnesota this (TUE) morning. The National Weather Service says wind speeds were clocked at up to 80-miles-an-hour overnight in Scott County, while gusts in …

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    19 Jun 12
  • JLS StormDamage002

    Residents continue cleaning up after storms hammered parts of west-central and south-central Minnesota Sunday night. Brian Fenske from Renville county’s Boon Lake Township says he lost half-a-dozen trees on his lawn and the storm pretty …

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    19 Jun 12