The Affect
  • HabitatGroundbreaking

    A groundbreaking ceremony was held over the weekend for the Minnesota Valley Chapter of Habitat for Humanity’s 9th home in New Ulm. The Gendron-Bronstad family of New Ulm will contribute 200 “sweat-equity” hours toward the …

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    03 Jul 12
  • BrownCountyFair (1)

    The Brown County Free Fair is holding a special fundraising event this (TUE) evening. The “Get in the Fair Spirit Fun Night” takes place from 4 to 9pm in the fairgrounds exhibit hall in New …

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    03 Jul 12
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council will consider giving itself a raise during today’s (TUE) council meeting at city hall. The salary-adjustment proposal for city councilors and the mayor of New Ulm was proposed by City …

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    03 Jul 12
  • NUElectronicSign

    The electronic message board that sits along North Broadway in New Ulm could be taken down soon. The City of New Ulm and the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce had entered into a 10-year …

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    02 Jul 12
  • ConcertInThePark (1)

    Another Monday Night Concert is taking place this evening in New Ulm, but the concert has been moved indoors due to the ongoing Heat Advisory. Tonight’s free show featuring music by the Karaoke Singers will …

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    02 Jul 12
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross blood supply remains critically low, and an emergency call for blood donors has been issued. Spokesperson Sue Gonsior says they are trying to get the blood supply back up to a …

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    02 Jul 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a budget for next school year. District 88′s overall revenues for 2012-2013 total $22.7-million, while overall expenditures are projected to be $23.1-million. The result of …

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    29 Jun 12
  • SibleyEast

    The Sibley East School Board held a special meeting this week to choose a new superintendent for the district. Current Sibley East Superintendent Stephen Jones has accepted the superintendent position with the Little Falls School …

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    29 Jun 12