The Affect
  • HelicopterCrash1

    A helicopter crash west of Delavan Friday evening injured the pilot and cut the power to the nearby town for a period of time. Witnesses say the copter got caught in some power lines at …

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    26 May 12
  • Vote

    Several local-area Incumbents filed for re-election on Friday. State Senator Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls filed as the Republican candidate for Minnesota Senate District 16. Redistricting has expanded his legislative district to include not just …

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    26 May 12
  • AmyKlobuchar1

    US Senator Amy Klobuchar will be visiting several local communities this coming Monday. The senator will meet with local veterans as well as community leaders, and participate in Memorial Day observances. Klobuchar will be at …

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    26 May 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved increases to district activity passes. Superintendent Harold Remme says the costs of a Family Activity Pass will increase by $50, although it remains a good …

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    25 May 12
  • HometownHero

    A daycare worker with the Nicollet School has been recognized for saving the life of a 1-year-old infant. Amy Broring was reportedly holding the infant when she noticed that the child had stopped breathing. Her …

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    25 May 12
  • FortRidgely

    Southern Minnesota’s Fort Ridgely State Park opens for the season this Memorial Day weekend. Nicollet County Historical Society Executive Director Ben Leonard says that they are trying something new this year by having the Commissary …

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    25 May 12
  • KohlsWeelborgDamage

    A severe thunderstorm blew through the area Wednesday afternoon, with gusts of wind reaching upwards of 75 miles-per-hour and causing major damage in some locations. One of the areas hit the hardest was the western …

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    24 May 12
  • Graduation

    High school graduation ceremonies continue around the KNUJ area, with a total of 9 schools holding commencement ceremonies over the next few days. School districts holding their graduations on Friday include: Butterfield, New Ulm, Nicollet, …

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    24 May 12