The Affect
  • Bloodmobile3

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making a few stops around the area this week, including in New Ulm as well as the annual Thanksgiving Blood Drive in St. James. The Bloodmobile will be at …

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    25 Nov 13
  • CharlieZelle

    Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle will be visiting New Ulm Monday morning. The commissioner will be holding a question-and-answer session at the New Ulm Community Center beginning at 9am. Doors will open at …

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    23 Nov 13
  • NUEagles

    Stanley Security is offering schools hundreds of thousands of dollars through the Together For Safer Schools grant program, and the New Ulm School District has been nominated. District 88 wants to make their buildings and …

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    23 Nov 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday unanimously approved a resolution to formally withdraw the district from the South Central Conference after this school year and join the new Big South Conference. District …

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    22 Nov 13
  • Unemployment

    The state Department of Employment and Economic Development released two months of unemployment data Thursday. State Job Analyst Steve Hine says the unemployment rate fell to 4.8% in October, the lowest it’s been in six …

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    22 Nov 13
  • BridgeBuilderAward2013

    Bridging Brown County held its 10th annual Networking Dinner in Sleepy Eye Thursday, and Julie Schmitt of Comfrey was presented the organization’s “Bridge Builder Award.” Schmitt has been a first responder in Comfrey and a …

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    22 Nov 13
  • TomDoherty

    Le Sueur County Sheriff Tom Doherty announced his retirement on Tuesday. Doherty has served Le Sueur County for nearly 37 years, and has been sheriff since 2010. He told the Le Sueur County Board on …

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    21 Nov 13
  • Deer

    Minnesota’s firearms deer harvest is down 6% so far this season from the same point last year. Two weekends into the season, the DNR says hunters have registered 128,814 deer. The season ended Sunday for …

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    21 Nov 13