The Affect
  • Bullying

    The Minnesota House approved a controversial Anti-Bullying Bill at shortly after midnight this (WED) morning following nearly 12 hours of debate. The final vote was 69-63, with all Republicans and a couple of Democrats in …

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    09 Apr 14
  • NewUlmAreaCareerExpo

    Around 50 businesses will be on hand at the New Ulm Civic Center Wednesday afternoon for the 7th annual New Ulm Area Career Expo. The event involves 10th-grade students from the 3 high schools in …

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    09 Apr 14
  • HometownHeroApril2014

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of April is Judy Loewe of Henderson. Judy volunteers her time in numerous ways around the community. She serves on the Sibley County Museum Board, chairs blood drives, helps …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Dollars

    House and Senate DFL leaders and key legislators on Monday announced an agreement to increase Minnesota’s minimum wage. The minimum wage would increase to $8 per-hour this year for businesses with sales of more than …

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    08 Apr 14
  • TilledField

    The persistent snow is delaying the beginning of fieldwork on farms across Minnesota. In its first weekly crop progress and condition report of the season for Minnesota, the US Department of Agriculture says last week’s …

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    08 Apr 14
  • MinnesotaGrown

    The annual Minnesota Grown Directory is now available. The directory is a statewide guide to purchasing directly from local producers. The 2014 edition lists a record 978 farms and includes the most community supported agriculture …

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    08 Apr 14
  • Arlington

    The Arlington City Council is scheduled to again discuss the RS Fiber Cooperative proposal during its meeting this (MON) evening. This comes after the Council voted to rejoin the RS Fiber Joint Powers Board last …

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    07 Apr 14
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is asking southern Minnesota residents to celebrate National Volunteer Month by donating blood and helping save lives. The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the St. James National Guard Armory from …

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    07 Apr 14