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    A Fairmont man accused of severely abusing his 7-month-old stepson was sentenced to more than 8 years in prison in Martin County Court on Monday. 36-year-old Robert Earl Pittman Junior pleaded guilty to 1 count …

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    30 Aug 11
  • CarCrash

    A Lafayette man was injured late Monday morning when his vehicle hit the corner of the Kwik Trip convenience store on South Broadway in New Ulm. 55-year-old David Meidl lost control of his GMC Suburban …

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    30 Aug 11
  • MollySonnyBoy

    The final Monday Night Concert of the summer season takes place in New Ulm’s German Park this (MON) evening. Molly and Sonny Boy will wrap up another summer full of music in the park. The …

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    29 Aug 11
  • Roadwork

    Motorists travelling in southern Minnesota may encounter brief delays beginning this week as crews install rumble stripes on highways in Brown, Blue Earth, Cottonwood and Nobles Counties. The projects were delayed by the state government …

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    29 Aug 11
  • CarCrash

    A rural Good Thunder man has been charged with criminal vehicular operation and DUI after crashing into a hay wagon full of people Saturday night. Three people were injured when the car driven by 22-year-old …

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    29 Aug 11
  • CycleCrash

    A 71-year-old Sleepy Eye man was airlifted to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale after a crash in Brown County Saturday afternoon. Linus Hoffmann was leaving a home at the intersection of County Roads 27 …

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    29 Aug 11
  • Fire

    A 12-year-old Truman boy is expected to be hospitalized for the next 4 months after suffering burns on over 60% of his body last week. Alex Mendenhall, the Son of Cindy Treider and Sam Mendenhall, …

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    27 Aug 11
  • Bavarian Blast Fundraiser

    The dates for next year’s Bavarian Blast festival in New Ulm have been announced, as well as the details of a special fundraiser coming up next month. Bavarian Blast 2012 will take place July 20th, …

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    27 Aug 11