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  • TireFire

    Firefighters from Lafayette battled a fire at a farm just west of the town Tuesday afternoon. Firefighters were called to the scene of the fire at the Joel and Kelly Hotovec farm about 3 miles …

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    13 Sep 12
  • Judge

    A 19-year-old New Ulm man facing several felony charges for his alleged involvement in several break-ins in the City of Gaylord is scheduled to be in court for an Omnibus Hearing today (THU). Sean David …

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    13 Sep 12
  • FloodedFields

    Farmers in 15 Minnesota counties affected by record rainfall and flooding in June can now apply for state flood assistance. Sibley County is among those 15 counties. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s Michael Schommer says …

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    13 Sep 12
  • FloodLevee

    The construction of a new flood levee along the Big Cottonwood River in the City of Springfield is underway. The first phase of the work involved the removal of the trees in the construction area …

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    13 Sep 12
  • NewUlmEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is scheduled to discuss the district’s upcoming levy referendum during it’s monthly “Study Session” this (THU) evening. District 88 will be asking voters to approve a new 10-year, …

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    13 Sep 12
  • corn harvest

    While corn production is down nationwide due to the drought, Minnesota farmers are expected to harvest 7% more corn than last year. Updated projections from the USDA on Wednesday put Minnesota’s corn harvest at 1.29-billion …

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    13 Sep 12
  • PrincessCrown

    A new Miss Gibbon will be crowned this weekend as part of the annual Gibbon Fireman’s Dance. There are a total of 4 young ladies in the running for Miss Gibbon this year. The coronation …

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    13 Sep 12
  • GFWiPads

    Classes got underway at the Belle Plaine School District last week, and the students there now have around $200,000 worth of new technology with which to further their educations. The Belle Plaine School Board last …

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    13 Sep 12