The Affect
  • Flu

    More than 150 students and a handful of staff from Sibley East Elementary School in Gaylord called in sick Wednesday morning, and a few dozen more left school early due to illness. School officials say …

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    16 Feb 12
  • ComfreySchool

    The search for a new Superintendent for the Comfrey School District is underway following current Superintendent Allen Hoffman’s recent announcement that he will be leaving the district at the end of the school year. Hoffman’s …

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    16 Feb 12
  • FloodLevee

    A public meeting to discuss the Minnesota River flood levee project in New Ulm will be held this (THU) evening at New Ulm City Hall. The purpose of the meeting will be to present the …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Vote

    A Special Election was held in Martin County on Tuesday for a vacant county commissioner seat. The District 1 Martin County Board seat is empty following the resignation of Gerald Boler amidst accusations that he …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Fairmont Administrator Decision

    The Fairmont City Council hired a new city administrator this week in a split decision. Current Fairmont Administrator Jim Zarling announced last month that he will be retiring at the end of May, and recommended …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Fairmont Administrator Decision

    The Fairmont City Council will discuss the hiring of a new city administrator this (MON) evening. Current Fairmont Administrator Jim Zarling announced last month that he will be retiring at the end of May. He …

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    13 Feb 12
  • LCWM

    The search for a new superintendent for the Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial School District shifts into high gear today (MON). Current Lake Crystal Superintendent Les Norman is retiring at the end of June after 12 …

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    13 Feb 12
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye Area Chamber of Commerce held it’s annual meeting Thursday evening at the Eagle’s Orchid Inn. The theme of the evening was “Groovin’ With The Chamber.” The recipient of the Big Chief Award …

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    10 Feb 12