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  • Brown County Free Fair

    In anticipation of the sesquicentennial of the Brown County Free Fair the Brown County Ag Society is collecting 150 years of history. Historian and author Daniel Hoisington is leading the project for publication in a …

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    03 Aug 15
  • German Park Concert Series

    The Concert in the Park series will be held tonight at German Park beginning at 7 p.m. The Sleepy Eye Area Concertina Club will be the featured performance. Concerts are scheduled each Monday night through …

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    03 Aug 15
  • MissingPerson

    A Kasota man who had been missing for several days was located early Friday morning.  Christopher Shelton was found around 12:45 AM on a sandbar on the Minnesota River, a few hundred yards south of …

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    01 Aug 15
  • FatalAccident

    Authorities say two people who died in a car accident Thursday had just left the Blue Earth County Fair where one had been performing.  The Minnesota State Patrol confirms that 74-year-old Roderick Elbert and his …

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    01 Aug 15
  • RelayForLife

    The Brown County Relay for Life was held overnight Friday night at the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm and Sue Dietz said it ended up being a milestone night as Brown County’s chapter reached …

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    01 Aug 15
  • Miguel Vasquez

    The defense for the Springfield man who is accused of killing his girlfriend in 2014 is asking that he receive a mental evaluation.  Assistant public defender Gregory Handvidt said Miguel Vasquez has demonstrated that he …

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    01 Aug 15
  • PoliceLine

    At least six people have been arrested following a prostitution sting that took place in a Mankato hotel Wednesday. The Mankato Department of Public Safety, Blue Earth, Nicollet and Brown County Sheriff’s Departments participated in …

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    31 Jul 15
  • electrical cooperatives

    Brown County Rural Electric Association together with 11 other electrical distribution cooperatives wrote a new page in history with the completion of the acquisition of Alliant Energy’s electric service territory in southern Minnesota. As a …

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    31 Jul 15