The Affect
  • CrystalWatersProject

    A special event is being held on Sunday in the City of Lake Crystal to help clean up the lakes around the community. Crystal Lake at Robinson Park was deemed unsanitary recently, and the Crystal …

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    21 Sep 13
  • Equinox

    The Summer of 2013 is officially over as of Sunday afternoon.  The Autumnal Equinox arrives at approximately 3:44pm Central Daylight Time on Sunday. At that exact moment, the Earth will be lighted from pole to …

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    21 Sep 13
  • DEARTH OF DUCKS

    Minnesota’s duck hunting season opens a half-hour before sunrise on Saturday. The opener is one day earlier than last year, and the earliest since 1945. The DNR’s Steve Cordts says that another thing different this …

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    20 Sep 13
  • HomecomingCrowns

    A total of 6 local area school districts are holding their Homecoming festivities this week, and many of them have now crowned their Homecoming Royalty. New Ulm Cathedral’s Homecoming Queen is MacKinnon Ehlenz and the …

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    20 Sep 13
  • GibbonRoyalty2013

    New royalty was crowned in the City of Gibbon over the weekend during the annual Fireman’s Dance. Two young ladies will represent the community of Gibbon around the region over the next year. Jessica Bode, …

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    19 Sep 13
  • StPeter

    The 3rd Annual St. Peter Area Senior Expo: “Boomers and Beyond” is taking place this (THU) afternoon at the St. Peter Community Center. The event is free and open to the public, and runs from …

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    19 Sep 13
  • UnitedCommercialUpholstery

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday approved a $110,000 loan to assist a Nicollet company in relocating to New Ulm. United Commercial Upholstery intends to move into the former PGI Mailers building on the …

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    18 Sep 13
  • RedCrossDisasterRelief

    The South Central Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross has sent several volunteers and a dozen Emergency Response Vehicles to Colorado to assist with emergency relief after record flooding. Approximately 11,750 Colorado residents have …

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    18 Sep 13