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  • MarkWetsch

    The “Man in Black” bank robber has admitted to stealing more than $110,000 in 31 bank robberies across Minnesota, including the Wells Federal Bank in St. Peter. 50-year-old Mark Wetsch pleaded guilty Monday to five …

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    07 May 13
  • BlueEarthTrainDerailment

    It’s been over a week since more than a dozen railroad cars derailed in the City of Blue Earth, but the cleanup from the accident continues. A total of 17 cars derailed on Sunday, April …

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    07 May 13
  • GFW

    The 2 finalists for the position of superintendent of the GFW School District have been named, and interviews with those finalists will be taking place this (TUE) evening prior to a decision being made. Current …

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    07 May 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is holding a Public Hearing concerning the city’s 2013 Surface Reconstruction Projects this (TUE) evening. Work will include 12 blocks at a cost of more than $415,000, of which over …

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    07 May 13
  • WaterFlushing

    The New Ulm Water Department begins the annual Spring process of flushing the city’s water mains on today (TUE). Flushings will be taking place between the hours of 8am to 3pm Monday through Friday until …

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    07 May 13
  • SpringPlanting

    Minnesota farmers had another tough week last week trying to get into their fields to start planting. The USDA’s weekly crop report for Minnesota says that the late season snowstorm added moisture to areas of …

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    07 May 13
  • HotdishOff2013

    US Senator Al Franken held his 3rd-annual Hotdish-Off recently, and has now released a book featuring the recipes from the event. The Democratic senator started the friendly Hotdish-Off in 2011 as a way to bring …

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    07 May 13
  • Arson

    A former Le Sueur man has been arrested for a suspected incident of arson in Winnebago late last week. 30-year-old Owen Scott Poole was taken into custody Thursday following the fire at a residence on …

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    06 May 13