The Affect
  • MNsure

    Local area elected officials are holding an informational meeting on Minnesota’s Health Insurance Exchange this (TUE) evening in Redwood Falls. The meeting is hosted by State Senator Gary Dahms and Representatives Paul Torkelson and Chris …

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    12 Nov 13
  • NUVeteransDay2013

    The New Ulm Veteran’s Day Program was held at Cathedral High School this (MON) morning. The guest speaker was former Botswain Mate on the USS Ronald Reagan, Nathan Scharf, who said we should all make …

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    11 Nov 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is again holding several blood drives around the area this week, including at several local schools. Blood collections start today (MON), with the Bloodmobile at the Lafayette Charter School from 1 …

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    11 Nov 13
  • FoodShelf

    New Ulm High School basketball players went house to house Friday afternoon for the New Ulm Area Emergency Food Shelf, and collected a total of 997 pounds of food and $75 in cash. Many other …

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    11 Nov 13
  • Flu2

    The Minnesota Department of Health reports that influenza activity remains low across the state.  The latest update shows three flu-related hospitalizations during the week ending November 2nd.  No schools or nursing homes reported outbreaks, and …

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    08 Nov 13
  • PropaneTruck

    Governor Dayton issued an Emergency Executive Order on Wednesday extending a state of emergency in Minnesota due to the late maturing of the corn crop across the upper Midwest. Under the Executive Order, drivers transporting …

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    07 Nov 13
  • gibbon

    The City of Gibbon has a new chief of police as of Wednesday. Longtime Gibbon Police Chief Mike Johnson submitted his resignation to the Gibbon City Council during its recent meeting, and it was accepted. …

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    07 Nov 13
  • GiveMN

    Give To The Max Day 2013 is next Thursday, November 14th. Spokesperson Dana Nelson says hundreds of non-profit organizations across the state will offer the opportunity to double your donation dollars with matching grants throughout …

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    07 Nov 13