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  • MichaelBrodkorb1

    A former Minnesota Senate aide who was fired over an affair with the chamber’s majority leader is narrowing his lawsuit against the state. Michael Brodkorb was fired last year after Senate leaders discovered his affair …

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    31 Aug 12
  • AnnettePerry

    One of the recipients of the Brown County Outstanding Senior Citizen Award this summer was chosen as a 2012 Minnesota Outstanding Senior Citizen on Thursday at the State Fair. Annette Perry received the recognition for …

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    31 Aug 12
  • Riverblast

    The sounds of the Blues will be echoing throughout the Minnesota River Valley in New Ulm this weekend as part of the annual Riverblast celebration. The free festival at Riverside Park in New Ulm features …

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    31 Aug 12
  • FullMoon

    The New Ulm Park and Rec Department is offering a way to view tonight’s Blue Moon as it rises over the Minnesota River Valley with a “Full Moon Over Hermann” event. The Hermann Monument in …

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    31 Aug 12
  • RedFlag

    Most locations in southern Minnesota are under a fire weather watch or a red flag warning through this (THU) evening, as high temps are expected to reach 95 to 100 degrees. Meterologist Chris Franks says …

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    30 Aug 12
  • MaraSobczak1

    A Gustavus Adolphus College student is among 3 people in critical condition after a head-on crash on Highway 5 near Lake Elmo Tuesday night. The State Patrol says 46-year-old Jon Wentz of Saint Paul was …

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    30 Aug 12
  • NehlsParkTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday moved forward with a proposal to build a new water tower at Nehl’s Park in New Ulm. PUC commissioners approved a resolution to issue upwards of $2.5-million …

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    30 Aug 12
  • MNSecurityHospital

    Staff injuries are on the rise at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter. A new report finds that injuries have gone up sharply as the number of permanent psychiatrists has dropped from six to …

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    30 Aug 12