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  • GFWiPads

    The use of iPad personal computers for GFW High School students was deemed such a success in it’s first year last year that it has now been expanded to include GFW students in every grade …

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    24 Sep 11
  • Bridge

    A new report issued Friday detailing the number of deteriorating bridges in the state puts Sibley County at the top of the list. More than 1 in every 4 bridges in Sibley County are categorized …

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    24 Sep 11
  • Crash

    One person was hurt in crash with a semi-truck on Highway 22 north of Beauford Friday afternoon. It happened at about 4:15pm at the intersection with 169th Street. 62-year-old Luetta Groen of Blue Earth was …

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    24 Sep 11
  • Flooding

    Today (FRI) marks the 1-year anniversary of heavy rains that caused severe flooding across the local area. The communities hit the hardest by the flooding included Truman, St. James, Madelia, St. Peter and New Ulm …

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    23 Sep 11
  • PropertyTax

    The elimination of Minnesota’s Homestead Residential Market Value Credit next year will cause property taxes in Sibley County communities to rise by as much as 15%. The tax credit was cut as part of the …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton and a Minnesota delegation depart for South Korea today (FRI) on a week-long trade mission, the state’s first to that southeast Asian nation. Dayton first attends a conference in Tokyo on Monday, then …

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    23 Sep 11
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved the district’s preliminary property tax levy for 2012. The $4.9 million levy is only a .67% increase from this year’s levy. District 88 Superintendent Harold …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Rollover

    A Sleepy Eye woman was injured in a 1-vehicle rollover accident in Yellow Medicine County Thursday night. 51-year-old Laurie Ann Braulick was driving a Buick Rainier eastbound on Highway 68 when she lost control of …

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    23 Sep 11