The Affect
  • PrincessCrown

    The organizers of the Waseca Sleigh and Cutter Festival decided to try something different than a traditional beauty pageant this year, so they came up with the Mr. Waseca Pageant. The pageant will be a …

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    04 Feb 14
  • Caucus12

    Precinct caucuses are taking place Tuesday night across Minnesota. They’re the first step for political parties building their platforms as they choose delegates to endorsing conventions later this year where they will choose candidates for …

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    03 Feb 14
  • PolarPlunge2014

    The 8th annual Polar Plunge in St. Peter took place Saturday afternoon, and approximately 700 plungers took part. They braved the icy waters of Hallet’s Pond in St. Peter to raise money for the Special …

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    03 Feb 14
  • TemperatureSubzero

    The frigid January of 2014 is in the record books as February gets underway. In New Ulm in January there were 19 days throughout the month where the temperature fell below zero. There were a …

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    01 Feb 14
  • NUMCRibbonCutting

    The New Ulm Medical Center held a ribbon cutting ceremony for its $5.3-million expansion project on Friday. And while a few minor details remain, the new clinic entrance is now open and 28 new exam …

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    01 Feb 14
  • PolarPlunge

    Winterfest activities are underway in the City of St. Peter, with several community events taking place as part of the annual festival. The Winterfest Medallion Hunt kicked off the more-than 2 weeks of events in …

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    31 Jan 14
  • Fairfax

    The Fairfax Civic and Commerce annual banquet was held this past weekend, and the annual Volunteer Of The Year award was handed out. Lisa Schweiss was named the 2013 Fairfax Volunteer Of The Year. Schweiss …

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    31 Jan 14
  • SnowDay

    Students across the local area have missed several days of school this winter, with the weather causing late starts and cancellations on numerous occasions, but some school districts are now planning on making those days …

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    30 Jan 14