The Affect
  • NewPrague

    The young suspect allegedly responsible for a school hoax in New Prague which led to a large-scale panic has apologized. The 12-year-old special needs child allegedly made a bogus call of a mass school shooting, …

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    23 Apr 13
  • Spring Storm

    The preliminary damage assessments begin today (TUE) for public assistance from recent ice and snowstorms in southwestern Minnesota. The Department of Public Safety’s Julie Anderson says that state, local, and federal teams will be in …

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    23 Apr 13
  • RecreationalTrail

    An open house meeting today (TUE) in Sleepy Eye will discuss the possibility of constructing a county-wide recreational trail in Brown County. Organizers are trying to get representatives from all county outdoors groups and affected …

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    23 Apr 13
  • WinterDriving

    Springtime is not quite ready to arrive in full force in Southern Minnesota just yet, with a Winter Storm Warning going into effect for the local area at 11 o’clock this (MON) morning. Meteorologist Steve …

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    22 Apr 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding blood drives around the area this week. The Bloodmobile travels to the Family Video in Waseca today (MON) to collect blood from 2 to 7pm. On Tuesday there’s a …

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    22 Apr 13
  • NUDioceseGroundbreaking

    The Diocese of New Ulm broke ground on a new $7.5-million Pastoral Center on Friday. The new facility has been eight years in the planning, and replaces the original Diocesan Center constructed in 1960. It’s …

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    20 Apr 13
  • MIC

    The 56th-annual Minnesota Inventors Congress continues today (SAT) in Redwood Falls. The event gives amateur inventors the opportunity to test market their products at the Invention and Idea Show. The Expo Hall at the Redwood …

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    20 Apr 13
  • Prom1

    The High School Prom season is underway across the local area. Red Rock Central kicked off the prom season the first weekend of April, and Springfield High School held its prom last weekend. This weekend …

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    20 Apr 13