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  • MNIP

    Minnesota’s Independence Party gathered in Roseville Saturday for its state convention with hopes of finding a political toehold in the Legislature. About a dozen IP candidates have filed to run for House and Senate as …

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    25 Jun 12
  • MNStatePatrol (1)

    New information has surfaced that a law-enforcement program under investigation by the state was run by a Minnesota state trooper who’s faced multiple internal complaints about his behavior on the job. The Department of Public …

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    25 Jun 12
  • LotteryTix

    A 19-year-old man from Clements faces felony charges in Brown County after allegedly attempting to cash in stolen lottery tickets. Alexander Dean Pietig reportedly attempted to turn in the tickets at the Springfield Amoco gas …

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    25 Jun 12
  • FoodStamps

    A 23-year-old Sleepy Eye woman faces multiple felony counts of welfare fraud and perjury in Brown County Court. Keshia Weigel was charged with 6 counts of wrongfully obtaining public assistance and 13 counts of perjury …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Fire

    The New Ulm Fire Department responded to a fire at the New Ulm Mobile Village trailer park near Kraft on the south end of town Thursday night. The fire turned out to be a minor …

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    22 Jun 12
  • NUCaterpillarBld

    A contract engineering and manufacturing company has signed a purchase agreement for the former Caterpillar building in New Ulm. SpecSys Inc. is hoping to be moved into the plant on the northwest end of town …

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    22 Jun 12
  • Highway141

    The ongoing effort to widen and improve Highway 14 from New Ulm to Mankato may be moving forward, with Mn/DOT expected to make an announcement on the project this coming Tuesday. New Ulm Mayor Bob …

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    22 Jun 12
  • Teacher

    The New Ulm School District held an innovative teacher training seminar this week. The SMART training workshops lasted four days. SMART stands for Stimulating Maturity Through Accelerated Readiness Training. The program integrates activities in the …

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    22 Jun 12