The Affect
  • Thunderstorm

    Severe thunderstorms left damage across a swath of Minnesota’s midsection Tuesday night, including in the Twin Cities. The storms dumped large downpours and golf-ball sized hail across part of the state, from Morris, to New …

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    08 Aug 13
  • Crops

    The condition of Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops declined slightly for the second straight week amid a dry week across the state. In its weekly crop report for Minnesota, the US Department of Agriculture says …

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    06 Aug 13
  • Farmfest

    The 32nd annual Farmfest kicked off today (TUE) at the Gilfillan Estate west of Morgan. Highlights include the Farmfest Forums, which bring together top politicians and ag leaders. Today (TUE), Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz …

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    06 Aug 13
  • VikingsTrainingCamp

    Minnesota Vikings training camp continues this week in Mankato.  This is the second full week of training camp, leading up to Friday’s opening preseason game.  US Senator Al Franken will be stopping by training camp …

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    06 Aug 13
  • ConcertInThePark

    The Monday Night Concerts in the Park continue this (MON) evening in New Ulm with a free show by the Sleepy Eye Area Concertina Club. They”ll be entertaining the crowd in New Ulm’s German Park …

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    05 Aug 13
  • SibleyCountyRoyalty2013

    The Sibley County Fair is underway in the City of Arlington, and new Sibley County Royalty was crowned earlier this week to kick off the fair. The new Queen of Sibley County is Briana Williams …

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    03 Aug 13
  • NULibrary

    The New Ulm Art and Collections Advisory Board has announced that a display titled “Presidents, Vice-Presidents, and Sons of Presidents” featuring items from the Fred Johnson Collection will be available for viewing at the New …

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    03 Aug 13
  • Businessman opening wallet with cash falling out into Uncle Sam's hand

    Sibley and McLeod Counties have become the latest local-area counties to approve the implementation of a wheelage tax. The Sibley County Board unanimously authorized the new $10 per-vehicle tax last week, and the McLeod County …

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    01 Aug 13