The Affect
  • Blues

    The annual Ambassadors Blues Fest is taking place in the City of St. Peter this weekend. The lineup includes the Blue Vipers, Annie Mack, Blue Max, Swamp Kings, and Shannon Curfman, the lead guitarist for …

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    09 Jun 13
  • Thrivent

    Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is not just for Lutherans anymore. The company is dropping its Lutheran requirement and opening its banking, investment and insurance services to all Christians. The not-for-profit confirmed Thursday that 72% of the nearly …

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    07 Jun 13
  • Winstock

    Some of the top artists in country music will be in central Minnesota this weekend.  It’s the 20th anniversary of the popular Winstock Country Music Festival, and for the first time ever it’s completely sold …

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    07 Jun 13
  • NUACT

    New Ulm Actors Community Theatre is presenting the play “The Front Page” this weekend, a classic comedy set in 1928 Chicago. NUACT Executive Director Paul Warshauer says that it’s a fast-paced comedy/love story about the …

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    07 Jun 13
  • SibleyCounty

    The Sibley County Board has accepted the resignation of Sibley County Engineer and Public Works Director Darin Mielke. He has served in the position for the past 8 years, and his resignation will be effective …

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    06 Jun 13
  • GayMarriageLicense

    Same-sex couples can now apply for Minnesota marriage licenses in some counties under the state’s new law allowing gay marriage. The new, gender-neutral license applications are available as of this (THU) morning in a few …

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    06 Jun 13
  • MusicNotes

    The annual Norwood Young America Music in the Park series gets underway today (THU). The summer full of live music at the NYA Legion Memorial Park starts with a performance by Sherwin Linton, who will …

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    06 Jun 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday revisited a proposed lease agreement for M-R Paving to manage the city’s compost and burn site after councilors had asked for some clarification in the wording of the …

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    05 Jun 13