2011 Local The Area's Most Trusted News Source
  • MnDotLogo

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation will conduct aerial mapping of several locations in south central Minnesota this spring. The mapping will create a record of existing infrastructure and landscape along and adjacent to MnDOT right …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Mar 15
  • Firefighters

    The Gibbon City Council heard from Gibbon fire fighters at Wednesday’s meeting who presented a claim for $20,987 for fire gear that was damaged when fighting the fire at Schweiss Welding in Fairfax. The fire …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Mar 15
  • court

    A North Mankato couple known for the push behind “Hannah’s Law” has reached a plea deal in a criminal case accusing them of illegally obtaining government assistance. Court records show that Justin and Jennifer Kozitza …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Mar 15
  • HometownHeroMedal

    860 AM KNUJ SAM 107-3 and your New Ulm HyVee announce this month’s hometown hero: Joan Blank of Nicollet. Joan has been involved with the Lions Club in Nicollet and St. Peter for a total …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Mar 15
  • st peter school district

    With 54 percent in favor of the $58.6 million bond referendum, St. Peter is getting a new high school. The final numbers Tuesday were 2,301 in favor and 1,982 against the referendum. Superintendent Paul Peterson …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Mar 15
  • Nicollet County Historical Society

    Enjoy the historic home of E. St. Julien Cox, a delicious meal catered by the St. Peter Food Co-op, and the drama of a good mystery while supporting the Cox House and the Nicollet County …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Mar 15
  • markdayton

    Lawmakers began consideration Tuesday of one of Governor Mark Dayton’s top environmental initiatives requiring farmers to leave a larger bugger area along drainage ditches and other waterways. Dayton’s proposal would require farmers to leave 50 …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Mar 15
  • motorcycle riding

    Spring like weather has riders taking their motorcycles out on the roads and safety is critical early in the riding season. Officials with the Minnesota Department of Safety are reminding motorcyclists to be cautious of …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Mar 15