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  • Detours

    A detour will be put into place beginning today (MON) for motorists using the Highway 258 bridge over the Little Cottonwood River between Highway 14 and Comfrey. The $1.5-million dollar project involves the construction of …

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    30 Apr 12
  • HeartOfNewUlm1

    The Heart of New Ulm Project is being featured in a Better Home and Gardens special-interest health magazine, and they want the people of the New Ulm area to be the highlight of the article. …

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    30 Apr 12
  • Hunting

    A bill to raise fishing and hunting license fees and set a wolf hunting season now awaits approval from Governor Dayton. The bill passed the House 68-62 on Saturday night. The Senate approved it a …

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    30 Apr 12
  • TroopsWelcomeHome

    Minnesota National Guard Soldiers from the 1st Battalion 125th Field Artillery will be returning home to New Ulm and St. Peter this Sunday, following a 9-month deployment to Kuwait. Members of both communities are encouraged …

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    28 Apr 12
  • ShacaraFoster

    Officials have ruled that the death of a 19-month-old Minnetrista boy was a homicide. Cottrell Short was hospitalized in February and died a short time later, the result of multiple abdominal and head injuries as …

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    28 Apr 12
  • QRCode1

    Visitors to historic sites in the City of New Ulm can now view video clips on the city’s history with their smart phones. A total of 16 QR Code Placards that can be scanned by …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Burglary3

    The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a recent burglary in rural Winthrop. It happened at a residence 6 miles north of Winthrop last week, but there are no suspects at this time. Over $13,000 …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Fire At Fairmont School

    Students in Fairmont were evacuated from school Friday after a fire broke out. The fire at the Lincoln School in Fairmont was reported at 9:50am. It was extinguished by 10am, but smoke from the flames …

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    28 Apr 12