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  • FatalCrash

    More than 200 traffic fatalities have been recorded so far this year. Officials say that is a 21 percent increase from this time last year when 166 people died on state roadways. The most recent …

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    21 Jul 15
  • court

    Alyssa Drescher, an honor student at United South Central High School that was suspended and eventually expelled for inadvertently bringing a knife to school in 2014  has won her court case. The Court of Appeals …

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    21 Jul 15
  • Minnesota River Congress

    Possible legislation to create a new Minnesota River Council will be presented and discussed at the fourth Minnesota River Congress Thursday at Turner Hall in New Ulm. The Congress will open with a networking fair …

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    21 Jul 15
  • High Gas Prices

    Minnesota drivers are paying about a dime more for a gallon of gas than they did a week ago. Triple-As average price for regular unleaded is just under $2.75 a gallon. That’s 9 1/2 cents …

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    21 Jul 15
  • HeartOfNewUlm

    The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation has been chosen by the Minnesota GreenCorps program to have Hearts Beat Back the Heart of New Ulm Project serve as the host site for the 2015-2016 program year. In …

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    20 Jul 15
  • FatalAccident

    A Bird Island man was killed in a car crash northeast of Hector Friday afternoon. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office reports they received a call about a two vehicle collision around 3 p.m. Friday afternoon. …

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    20 Jul 15
  • boating accident

    A boating accident in Le Sueur County seriously injured a teen. Around 6:30 p.m. Friday on East Jefferson Lake 15-year-old Marah Bengston was waking boarding behind her father’s boat when she fell into the water. …

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    20 Jul 15
  • ArchbishopNienstedt

    Former Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt says he is “dumbfounded” by allegations of personal misconduct that emerged in an internal church investigation last year. Nienstedt told the Star Tribune that it pains him that his …

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    20 Jul 15