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  • car accident

    Two people were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries Saturday after lumber flew from a truck and struck their vehicle. The Minnesota State Patrol says the accident occurred shortly before noon on Highway …

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    18 Apr 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter is expected to close tonight (Monday) at 7 p.m. This is the third and final phase of the three-year construction project aimed at raising the highway above the …

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    18 Apr 16
  • Jimmy Johns

    Residents and visitors to New Ulm will have one more dining option by the end of the summer. Jimmy Johns will be opening a sandwich shop at 219 North Broadway at the former car dealership …

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    18 Apr 16
  • Perkins fire

    A fire at Perkins Restaurant located on 1727 South Broadway in New Ulm  happened Sunday around 1:45. General Manager Bobbi Fuhr says the 100 or so customers and staff in the restaurant were safely evacuated …

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    17 Apr 16
  • Miguel Vasquez

    A Brown County judge has granted a defense motion for another mental examination on the man accused of killing and dismembering his ex-girlfriend in 2014. Judge Robert Docherty issued the order for a mental deficiency/illness …

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    16 Apr 16
  • Le Sueur County

    Thursday evening Le Sueur Police responded to several calls from the community about a man jumping from the Highway 93 bridge in Le Sueur. When authorities arrived they determined no rescue was needed. The Wisconsin …

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    16 Apr 16
  • Windom

    The Windom Police Department is asking parents to remind their kids to never accept rides from strangers following a Wednesday evening incident. The Windom Police Department is investigating a report of an 8-year-old female that …

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    16 Apr 16
  • Sibley East School

    Six candidates are vying to fill a short-term vacancy on the Sibley East School Board. The candidates are Michael Christeson from Arlington and Maria Cermak, Jonathon Hazelwood, Diana Karau, Nathan Kranz and Erica Mendez from …

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    16 Apr 16