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  • Fire department

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called to extinguish a fire downtown Thursday night. Assistant Fire Chief Aaron Wijifahrt says the fire began in the front apartment on the second floor of the Corner Home …

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    13 Jan 17
  • Turner Hall

    Turner Hall in New Ulm is launching a new fundraiser for upgrads to the 160-year-old building. This is the second part of a fund drive for historic renovations. Phase one projects included restoring the murals …

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    13 Jan 17
  • New Years baby

    Paislee Marie Schauer, the daughter of Heather Langness and Cody Creech-Schauer of Gibbon, was the first baby born in the New Year at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Paislee was born Wednesday, January 4th. She is …

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    13 Jan 17
  • car accident

    Two accidents took place on the same stretch of Highway 60 between Lake Crystal and Mankato Wednesday morning. The state patrol says 20-year-old Elizabeth Anne Hall of Butterfield was traveling east on Highway 60 when …

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    12 Jan 17
  • Madelia

    The City of Madelia has announced that the city has launched a plan to provide a road map for the future development of Madelia. Over the next 18 months, the city will be partnering with …

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    12 Jan 17
  • Welfare fraud

    Two Mankato residents are facing a federal charge after they allegedly falsified documents to obtain public assistance. Fifty-two-year-old Kyle Lewis Kirschman and 37-year-old Holly Kay Bloom were indicted last month for conspiracy to commit public …

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    12 Jan 17
  • solar garden

    The Sibley County Board recently approved an agreement with a solar garden in Hector. The 25-year-subscription will save county taxpayers nearly $500,000 through the life of the subscription. The agreement covers 120 percent of electricity …

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    12 Jan 17
  • waterfalls

    It’s a majestic sight to see partially frozen water falls, but park officials are warning visitors to Minneopa Falls that ice and the partially frozen falls can pose dangers. Not only do the falls at …

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    12 Jan 17