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

    A Kasota man is facing multiple charges, including attempted rape, arson and assaulting a peace officer with a deadly weapon. 33-year-old Christopher Lee Shelton is accused of attempting to rape a minor in his home, …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Jul 14
  • ChildAbuse

    A New Ulm man has pleaded guilty to domestic assault, and a felony malicious punishment of a child charge against him has been dismissed as part of a plea deal. 31-year-old Steven Zeitz was accused …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Jul 14
  • Highway99StPeterBridge

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation says that the preservation work on the historic Highway 99 Bridge in St. Peter has been delayed until 2017. Mn-DOT officials say that the low bidder on the project failed …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Jul 14
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making a few stops around the area this week. Today (MON) there’s a blood drive at the Norwood Young America Willkommen Pavillion from 12:30 to 6:30pm. On Tuesday St. …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Jul 14
  • BavarianBlast2014KrautChamp

    The annual Sauerkraut Eating Contest was again a part of New Ulm’s Bavarian Blast this weekend, and the winner was Mike McGinley of Lakeville. He won the Sauerkraut Eating Contest by eating 16-ounces of raw …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Jul 14
  • LittlePrairiePickersGermanPark

    The Monday Night Concerts in the Park continue this (MON) evening in New Ulm’s German Park with a free show by the Little Prairie Pickers. The concert starts at 7pm, and the New Ulm Puppet …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Jul 14
  • MarcLeiferman

    A 30-year-old Eagle Lake man pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing and disseminating child pornography in court this week. The plea deal means that that 8 other counts against Marc Gregory Leiferman will be …

    Keep Reading >>

    18 Jul 14
  • MankatoDeadlyDrug

    Seventeen-year-old Trace Hafner of Blue Earth will face a murder charge in the death of his girlfriend, 17-year old Chloe Moses of Mankato. The girl died after taking a synthetic drug on March 7th, that …

    Keep Reading >>

    18 Jul 14