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  • Gun

    A controversial bill requiring criminal background checks on sales at gun shows passed a Minnesota House committee Thursday night, and now awaits a vote on the House floor. Backers didn’t have the votes for universal …

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    22 Mar 13
  • MichaelUnderland

    A Bird Island man was sentenced to over 5 years in prison this week for stabbing a man in rural Spicer last year. 29-year-old Michael Jon Underland was sentenced to 68 months in the state …

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    22 Mar 13
  • StJames

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce held its annual banquet recently, and named the Good Samaritan Society in St. James as the Business of the Year. The Good Samaritan Society has been constantly growing in …

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    22 Mar 13
  • NUHomeShow2013

    The 33rd-annual New Ulm Home and Self-Improvement show gets underway today (FRI) at the New Ulm Civic Center. New Ulm Chamber of Commerce President Audra Shaneman says that with over 200 booths lining the floors …

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    22 Mar 13
  • NUHerbergers

    The long-time manager of the New Ulm Herberger’s Department Store is retiring. Rollo Lentz has managed the New Ulm store since 1990, just 2 years after it expanded into the Marktplatz Mall. He says his …

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    22 Mar 13
  • CriminalSex

    An 18-year-old New Ulm woman is facing a felony criminal sexual conduct charge over accusations that she had sexual intercourse with a 15-year-old boy. Kyla Rodriguez became pregnant after the alleged sexual contact, but initially …

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    21 Mar 13
  • CreditCardFraud2

    A New Ulm woman accused of making hundreds of dollars worth of unauthorized purchases on a company Visa card was convicted of felony credit card fraud on Tuesday. 24-year-old Tiffany Rae Corbett pleaded guilty to …

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    21 Mar 13
  • Scam

    The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota is urging consumers considering an online car purchase to be extra cautious following three recent incidents involving bogus auto dealer websites. In each of these cases, the “hook” used …

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    21 Mar 13