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    26 Apr 12
  • GFW

    The GFW School Board approved a 2-year contract for a new high school principal this week. Steve Schauberger has served as the Dean of Students at Dassel-Cokato High School since 2006. Prior to that he …

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    26 Apr 12
  • Counterfeit

    A southern Minnesota woman who made a plea deal in an Iowa counterfeiting case has been given probation and a suspended sentence. 29-year-old Meranda O’Connor of Albert Lea had pleaded guilty to one count of …

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    26 Apr 12
  • Biofuel

    State regulators have given the developers of a $30-million biofuel project in the City of LeSueur an environmental exemption. The Minnesota Municipal Power Agency won’t need an environmental impact statement in order to move forward …

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    25 Apr 12
  • Silo1

    The Minnesota House voted in favor of an Omnibus Agriculture Policy Bill on Tuesday. Democratic Representative Terry Morrow of St. Peter is a member of the Agriculture & Rural Development Policy and Finance Committee, and …

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    25 Apr 12
  • Local Students At Nat'l Competition

    Students from 3 area high schools representing a total of 9 local communities are competing in a national robotics competition in St. Louis over the next 4 days. Students from GFW High School and the …

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    25 Apr 12
  • CarCrash

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office will be joined by students from the Nicollet public school this Friday for a mock drunk-driving and distracted-driving crash demonstration. Traffic crashes are the number-one killer of Minnesota teens, with …

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    25 Apr 12
  • Fireworks

    A Bill to legalize more powerful backyard fireworks in Minnesota has made it’s way to Governor Dayton’s desk. The Minnesota Senate voted 48-17 on Tuesday to legalize aerial fireworks and devices with more bang than …

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    25 Apr 12