The Affect
  • Detours

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced its road construction projects for 2012 on Thursday. There are a total of 316 projects Mn/DOT will be undertaking around the state this year, at a cost of $1.1-billion. …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Sex Offender In Court

    A Level 3 predatory sex offender is moving back to the City of New Ulm today (THU). 48-year-old James Binger has a history of sexual contact with male victims between the ages of 7 and …

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    05 Apr 12
  • FloodLevee

    It was standing room only Tuesday evening at city hall when the New Ulm City Council held a public hearing on a proposed flood levee for the city. The hearing started with a Bolton and …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Gustavus Students Volunteer

    Nearly a hundred Gustavus Adolphus College students are spending their Spring Break this week helping out Habitat for Humanity chapters across the country. A total of 40 Gustavus students are in Laredo, Texas, 27 headed …

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    04 Apr 12
  • FoodShelf1

    The New Ulm Emergency Food Shelf reports that families and individuals coming for food aid remained high throughout March when 223 families were served. That total is just under the record 239 families in January. …

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    04 Apr 12
  • NU City Council Vacancy

    The New Ulm City Council will hold a public hearing this (TUE) evening on proposed utility, street and alley improvements for 2012. A total of $3.1-million worth of projects have been proposed, with the city …

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    03 Apr 12
  • BrownCountyCourhouse

    The Brown County Board today (TUE) is scheduled to hire an Interim 4-H Program Coordinator for the county. Alisa Mangen will fill the position part-time while county officials wait to fill the job permanently. Mangen, …

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    03 Apr 12
  • JerryPagel

    A New Ulm man has announced his candidacy for the new Minnesota House District 16-B seat, and Jerry Pagel will be running without a political party affiliation and without accepting any campaign contributions. He says …

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    02 Apr 12