The Affect
  • Detours

    Motorists are advised to drive with caution on Highway 14 from Nicollet to North Mankato this week as crews replace the yellow delineators down the centerline. The extreme heat on May 13th and high winds …

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    03 Jun 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross has blood drives taking place around the area over the next few days, including in New Ulm later in the week. The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Minnesota Valley …

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    03 Jun 13
  • ConcordSingers

    The New Ulm Monday Night Concerts in the Park return for the summer this (MON) evening, with the Concord Singers again kicking off the free weekly shows. The Concord Singers will also be presented the …

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    03 Jun 13
  • WhoopingCough

    An outbreak of pertussis, otherwise known as the whooping cough, has been reported among students in the Sibley East School District. Pertussis may begin with a runny nose, sneezing, mild cough, and possibly a low-grade …

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    01 Jun 13
  • JesseVentura

    Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura is back from his part-time home in Mexico and eagerly spreading the idea he could run for the US presidency in 2016. Ventura volunteered the possibility while at Minnesota’s Capitol …

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    01 Jun 13
  • RecreationalTrail

    Today (SAT) marks the start of Great Outdoors Month in Minnesota. Department of Natural Resources Park and Trails Director Courtland Nelson says Minnesota has some of the best recreation areas in the US, and is …

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    01 Jun 13
  • TownHallMeeting

    State Senator Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls and Representative Paul Torkelson of Hanska are inviting area residents to join them in a series of Town Hall meetings taking place today (FRI). The hour-long meetings get …

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    31 May 13
  • Gustavus

    St. Peter’s Gustavus Adolphus College holds it’s 2013 commencement exercises this Sunday at Hollingsworth Field. The ceremony begins at 2pm, and no ticket is required if the ceremony is held outdoors. If weather forces it …

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    31 May 13