The Affect
  • GasPumps

    Gas prices continue to decline in our state, with some stations now even charging under $3 per-gallon. Triple-A Minnesota’s Gail Weinholzer says the statewide average is a little higher than that at $3.16 a gallon. …

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    29 Oct 13
  • Harvest

    Minnesota farmers are making rapid progress on the fall harvest after a slow start to the growing season. In its weekly crop report for Minnesota, the US Department of Agriculture says that more than a …

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    29 Oct 13
  • RecreationalTrail

    The commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will be convening the first-ever meeting of the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission today (MON) at the State Capitol Building in St. Paul. The …

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    28 Oct 13
  • NUChamberLogo

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce is honoring the city’s Graphics Industry businesses as the Industry of the Year this year, and KNUJ will have feature interviews on each of those businesses airing starting …

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    28 Oct 13
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross is holding several blood drives around the area this week, including in Lake Crystal, Olivia, Fairfax, Hector, Plato, St. Peter and Arlington. Donating blood takes less than an hour of your …

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    28 Oct 13
  • DriveSober

    Law enforcement throughout the state are out in full force this weekend looking for impaired drivers as many Minnesotans celebrate Halloween. State Patrol Lieutenant Eric Roeske says that seven people have died in the last …

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    26 Oct 13
  • StPeterCandidateForum2013

    The St. Peter League of Women Voters and Chamber of Commerce sponsored a public forum for the candidates running for the 3 open seats on the St. Peter District 508 School Board on Thursday. Four …

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    26 Oct 13
  • XcelEnergy

    If you’re an Xcel Energy customer, get ready for higher bills over the next four years.  The utility is asking state regulators to approve what executives are calling a “significant” boost in rates and spread …

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    25 Oct 13