The Affect
  • TaxCollector

    Today (THU) is Tax Freedom Day – the day that Americans will have earned enough money to pay this year’s tax obligations at the federal, state, and local levels. Both higher federal taxes and rebounding …

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    18 Apr 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday agreed to move forward with a proposal to sell the electronic Marktplatz Mall sign in the city hall parking lot. The sign has not been operational for over …

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    17 Apr 13
  • HumanRights

    The New Ulm Human Rights Commission has announced the winners of this year´s poster and essay contests. The theme of this year´s Human Rights contest was “Bullying,” with entries emphasizing the fact that bullying is …

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    17 Apr 13
  • BryanLydick

    The Redwood Area Hospital will soon have a new CEO. The Redwood Falls City Council has appointed Bryan Lydick of Indian River, Michigan to the position, with an anticipated start-date of June 3rd. Lydick has …

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    16 Apr 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council will be discussing the future of the city’s Marktplatz Mall sign during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The city took over ownership of the electronic sign in the City Hall …

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    16 Apr 13
  • ScienceFair

    A Sibley East High School student is heading to the International Science Fair in Phoenix next month. Jonah Butler received a Gold Grand Award at the Minnesota State Science and Engineering Fair in Bloomington recently …

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    16 Apr 13
  • TeenDriver

    Public Safety officials say that springtime is a good time for parents to talk to teens about safe driving habits. The Minnesota Office of Traffic Safety says spring is an exciting time for teens – …

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    15 Apr 13
  • Highway169Sign

    An Open House concerning the future of Highway 169 in St. Peter is being held this week. Businesses and residents are being asked to bring their ideas on ways to improve access to the highway …

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    15 Apr 13