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  • Hazardous waste

    The New Ulm Public Safety Department and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency are responding to a mercury spill ¬†in the 100 block of North Garden Street. A local waste hauler noticed the mercury spill in …

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    08 Feb 17
  • Ballotw

    The Cleveland referendum has failed for the second time in less than a year. The $18 million dollar bond request failed at the polls Tuesday by a vote of 424 in favor and 557 against. …

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    08 Feb 17
  • Gary dahms

    Bipartisan legislation aimed at ensuring quality, sustainable care for Minnesota’s most vulnerable citizens was introduced Monday. The bill, authored by Senator Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls would raise the state’s reimbursement rate for Home and …

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    08 Feb 17
  • Fire department

    First Responders with the Madelia Fire Department are now equipped to save pets’ lives. Invisible Fence Brand Southern Minnesota has donated pet oxygen mask kits to the department. These masks allow firefighters and EMA staff …

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    08 Feb 17
  • Laura Ingalls

    Tuesday marked the 150th birthday of a nationally known and beloved author. Laura Ingalls Wilder was born in a log cabin near Pepin, Wisconsin on February 7, 1867. Wilder became a popular author by writing …

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    08 Feb 17
  • Ballotw

    After a two-question referendum failed this past May to expand and renovate portions of the Cleveland School District buildings, officials went back to the drawing board and have place a new plan before voters. The …

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    07 Feb 17
  • DNR

    The Minnesota Department of Natural REsources will host an informational meeting and question and answer session to discuss Governor Mark Dayton’s proposed increase of hunting and fishing license fees. The meeting will take place Monday …

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    07 Feb 17
  • Sleepy Eye image

    The Sleepy Eye Police Department has been made aware that a scam is circulating the area. A resident reported to police that they took a call with a local number. On caller ID it stated …

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    07 Feb 17