The Affect
  • NU City Council Vacancy

    The plan to construct a Menard’s store in the City of New Ulm will move closer to being a reality this (TUE) evening with a pair of items on the New Ulm City Council agenda. …

    Keep Reading >>

    17 Apr 12
  • TedSuss1

    The Minnesota DFL Party officially endorsed Ted Suss of Wabasso as it’s candidate for the District 16 State Senate seat during the district convention in Granite Falls over the weekend. Suss was unanimously chosen to …

    Keep Reading >>

    17 Apr 12
  • PrincessCrown

    The 28th annual Grackle Days festivities wrapped up on Sunday in the City of Winthrop with the crowning of new royalty. The new Miss Winthrop is Cassidy Sloot, the daughter of Harry and Kellie Sloot. …

    Keep Reading >>

    17 Apr 12
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making stops in Redwood, Nicollet and Brown Counties this week. One pint of donated blood can save up to 3 lives, and every year more than 3.5-million volunteers donate …

    Keep Reading >>

    16 Apr 12
  • More Local Troops Home Tuesday

    A total of 215 Minnesota National Guard soldiers returned home from Kuwait Sunday, including troops from Redwood Falls and Hutchinson. Hundreds more will follow in the weeks to come. For some soldiers, the adjustment to …

    Keep Reading >>

    16 Apr 12
  • MysteryTombstone

    The rightful place for a mysterious McLeod County tombstone has been located. Authorities had put the word out to the public recently to help them try and identify the tombstone that was found at an …

    Keep Reading >>

    16 Apr 12
  • K9

    Law enforcement officers from across the state, and their dogs, are in Nicollet County this week as part of a training seminar for police narcotics canines. Frandsen Bank in lower North Mankato was a training …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Apr 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday continued to make cuts to the district’s faculty in an effort to balance the budget. Last month the school board approved more than $1.1-million worth of …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Apr 12