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  • NewUlmAreaCareerExpo

    A total of around 340 high school sophomores from 6 area high schools took part in the 6th Annual New Ulm Area Career Expo Wednesday. The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce’s Jenny Eckstein says …

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    04 Apr 13
  • Fire

    Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire in St. James late Monday afternoon that left a home on 7th Avenue destroyed. The fire was reported shortly after 4:30pm Monday, and fire crews were on …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Crash

    A Hutchinson man was hospitalized early Tuesday afternoon after his tractor collided with a pickup truck on Highway 15. The crash occurred at around 12:40pm just north of Hutchinson. The State Patrol says that the …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Scam

    Authorities have issued a warning about a new scam in the area. Residents of Blue Earth County have reportedly been receiving phone calls from an anonymous person informing them that a credit card has been …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Stabbing

    A former MSU-Mankato student accused of assaulting another student with a knife last year pleaded guilty to felony 2nd-degree assault in court on Monday. 20-year-old Kevin Joseph Renquist was charged with assault and terroristic threats …

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    03 Apr 13
  • MargaretSchneider

    Authorities in Nicollet County have tossed out the case against an 86-year-old St. Peter woman accused of voter fraud. Margaret Schneider voted by absentee ballot last year, and then showed up again in August to …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Dollars

    Minnesota House Democrats are proposing $250-million in property tax relief, including a boost in refunds available to homeowners, new credits for renters and an increase in aid to local governments they say should reduce reliance …

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    03 Apr 13
  • October2

    KNUJ AM 860 Vacation Wheeler DealerSaturday, April 13, 8:30-10am Listen to KNUJ AM 860 or knuj.net To bid during the show, call KNUJ at 507-359-2921 or800-444-5685 to get great deals on: Bed and Breakfasts; Campgrounds; …

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    03 Apr 13