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  • HospitalPatient

    The Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed two flu-related deaths during the last week of March. Influenza has now claimed a total of 186 lives in our state since the flu season began in October, …

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    05 Apr 13
  • EBT card

    A New Ulm woman faces felony charges in Brown County Court over allegations that she used her son’s EBT card without permission. 50-year-old Maria Lewandowski has been charged with financial transaction card fraud and wrongfully …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Dollars

    Minnesota House Democrats are hoping to ease uncertainty created by a call to cut $150-million from state health and social service budgets by vowing increased payments to nursing homes and similar caregivers. Democrats made the …

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    05 Apr 13
  • StopLight

    Motorists travelling on Highway 5 in the City of Arlington will now no longer need to stop at the intersection with Main Street. The deactivation of the traffic light at the intersection was originally scheduled …

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    05 Apr 13
  • DefendersMonument1

    The New Ulm Defenders Monument was put back into its place on Center Street on Thursday after being removed for repairs this past October. The Defender’s Monument was originally erected in 1891 by the State …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Grackle

    The 29th annual Grackle Days festivities got underway Thursday evening in the City of Winthrop, and continue through the weekend. The theme of the celebration this year is the “Wide World Of Sports.” Highlights include …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Springfield

    The City of Springfield holds its annual Home Improvement, Yard and Garden Show this weekend. The free show takes place from 4 to 8pm today (FRI) and 9 a-m to 2pm on Saturday at the …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Bock Pic

    New Ulm’s August Schell Brewing Company has been awarded gold and silver World Beer Championship medals from the Beverage Testing Institute for its Bock and Barleywine Ale. Schell’s Bock scored a 93 in the Beverage …

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    05 Apr 13