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  • SchoolBus

    A new school district is in the process of being born in southern Minnesota. Residents of the Le Center and Montgomery-Lonsdale School Districts voted in June to consolidate the 2 districts and form a new …

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    26 Oct 11
  • DavidRadtke1

    The jury selection was completed Tuesday in the trial of a former rural Gibbon pastor accused of sexually touching a 16-year-old Spanish foreign exchange student, and the opening arguments in the trial get underway today …

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    26 Oct 11
  • RobertHeck1

    The State Appeals Court has upheld a felony assault conviction against a Mankato man charged with severely injuring his infant son nearly five years ago. Thirty-one-year-old Robert Heck was convicted in Olmsted County Court last …

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    26 Oct 11
  • Marktplatz1

    The company that owns the north half of the Marktplatz Mall in New Ulm has declared bankruptcy. New Ulm Retail and Development LLC is a group of California real estate investors who purchased part of …

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    26 Oct 11
  • EmployeeTheft

    The wife of Mankato’s former Public Safety Director has pleaded guilty to one count of felony theft. 65-year-old Mary Huettl had originally been charged with 15 counts of theft for allegedly stealing over $100,000 from …

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    26 Oct 11
  • Senior and Caregiver Expo

    The Senior and Caregiver Expo was held in Springfield on October 24. ‘Keynote Presentation–A Caregiver’s Journey–Miles of Smiles’ was presented by Joleen Wendinger.

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    25 Oct 11
  • FloodLevee

    The timeline for constructing a permanent flood levee in the City of New Ulm was laid out during a public meeting on Monday. More than 2 dozen New Ulm residents attended the informational meeting detailing …

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    25 Oct 11
  • Harvest

    A 16-year-old boy from rural Canby was seriously injured in a farm accident Saturday evening. It involved a grain trailer on a rural Canby farm, and happened at just before 6:30pm Saturday. When authorities arrived …

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    25 Oct 11