The Affect
  • ConcertInThePark

    The Monday Night Concerts in the Park continue this (MON) evening in New Ulm with a free show by the Wendinger Band. The local favorites will be entertaining the crowd in New Ulm’s German Park …

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    15 Jul 13
  • ComfreyCrash

    A memorial to a plane crash near Comfrey 50 years ago is being dedicated Sunday afternoon. A B-47 Bomber crashed in a field 3 miles north of Comfrey in February of 1963 while on a …

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    13 Jul 13
  • KasotaStone

    The 125-year-old Kasota Stone plant in Mankato is closing. 4th-generation owner Robert Coughlan says they’ve probably kept the business going longer than they should have for sentimental reasons, and that the closure is tough. More …

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    13 Jul 13
  • Roadwork

    Paving work on Highway 15 from Highway 212 to Denver Avenue in Hutchinson got underway Thursday, and motorists can expect to experience delays. The bituminous paving is being done in conjunction with the $5.2-million roadway …

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    12 Jul 13
  • JLS StormDamage002

    Officials are conducting preliminary storm damage assessments in Minnesota this week, including in Sibley County. Emergency Management officials, along with FEMA and local officials, are assessing the damage to public infrastructure and certain not-for-profit organizations …

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    11 Jul 13
  • RedWyczawski

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of July is Carl “Red” Wyczawski of New Ulm. Wyczawski moved to New Ulm in the 1950s and was elected mayor in 1970, serving 6 terms covering 24 years. …

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    10 Jul 13
  • Crops

    A long stretch of warm, dry weather last week helped Minnesota’s crops catch up on growing. In its weekly crop report for Minnesota, the US Department of Agriculture says a statewide average of around 6 …

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    09 Jul 13
  • SchellsBrewery

    A $2-million expansion project at New Ulm’s August Schell Brewery got underway Monday. Schell’s Brewery Spokesperson Kyle Marti says that work includes the expansion of the brewhouse, building onto the bottlehouse by filling in an …

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    09 Jul 13