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  • FFAw

    More than 64,000 student leaders were in Indianapolis, Indiana at the National FFA Convention recently. Twenty-six Sleepy Eye FFA Members attended the national convention. The Chapter had two national proficiency finalists, Isabella Portner and Harley …

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    03 Nov 17
  • Pizza

    Something special happened in Madelia on October 24th. Madelia’s Fox’s Pizza Den was the site of a record breaking food challenge accomplishment for the local restaurant, but the pizza eating duo broke the chain’s nation …

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    03 Nov 17
  • handcuffs

    A North Mankato man allegedly burglarized a Mankato residence, stole a vehicle and later crashed it while fleeing from Iowa authorities. A deputy from Butler County in Iowa alerted Mankato Police that 43-year-old Andrew Lee …

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    02 Nov 17
  • car accident

    A Wood Lake man has been airlifted following a head-on collision in Redwood County Wednesday morning. According to the state patrol, 34-year-old Salvador Torres was traveling east on Highway 46 near Balsa Avenue when he …

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    02 Nov 17
  • donations

    A Franklin man seriously injured in a farming accieent in Redwood County on October 21st remains hospitalized. Twenty-nine-year-old Ryan Buchanan received extensive damage to his right arm and was airlifted to a hospital in the …

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    02 Nov 17
  • Becky Buller Band

    Becky Buller and her band came to Madelia while they were in the area and held an impromptu concert in the street in front of La Plaza Fiesta. The group sang the song “Phoenix Arise” …

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    02 Nov 17
  • Hermann Monument

    Attendance at New Ulm’s Hermann Monument came in at just over 12-thousand for the season. According to records kept over the season, the monument was open 119 days with an average of 102 visitors per …

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    02 Nov 17
  • Mending Spirits

    The founders of the non-profit organization Mending Spirits Animal Rescue are accused of stealing funds before they resigned from the organization. Tamara and Darren Scherer of Mankato have reached a civil settlement by the new …

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    01 Nov 17