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  • homelessness

    The New Ulm League of Women Voters held a special forum Wednesday evening in New Ulm to discuss the topic of homelessness. A panel of five local experts spoke and took questions on issues related …

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    28 May 15
  • Legislators

    Senator Gary Dahms and Representative Paul Torkelson visited New Ulm and four other Brown County communities Wednesday to visit with constituents and answer questions about the legislative session. Legislators addressed the need for a special …

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    28 May 15
  • Jack Kolars

    A Nicollet County Commissioner has been elected as the new District Director for Association of Minnesota Counties. Jack Kolars will represent the views of 50 county commissioners representing 10 counties at the AMC Board which …

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    28 May 15
  • Cigarette and tabacco packs on a shelf

    Hutchinson Police are following up on leads after more than $2,000 worth of cigarettes were stolen from a local grocery store. Officials with Cash Wise Foods discovered on their video surveillance tapes that three thefts …

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    28 May 15
  • dog_german_shepherd

    Even though the first cases of canine flu have been confirmed in the state, dog owners are being encouraged to carry on as normal. Doctor Paul Anderson with the Minnesota Board of Animal Health says …

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    28 May 15
  • Jerry Dutlers Bowl

    Mankato City Council action Tuesday suspended Dutler’s Bowl license for 10 days and the business is required to pay a $5,000 civil penalty prior to reopening. Dutler’s bowl will also be ineligible for reduced liquor …

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    27 May 15
  • Turkeys

    Bird flu has returned to Minnesota, including to Brown County after a lull of over a week with no new cases. The new detections announced by the Minnesota Board of Animal Health on Tuesday include …

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    27 May 15
  • whale

    A Windom woman is recovering from injuries she received while on vacation when a whale hit the boat she was riding in. In March, Kim Armstrong was on a boat for a snorkeling expedition in …

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    27 May 15