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  • WalMartEvacuation

    A 19-year-old employee of the New Ulm Wal-Mart was charged with felony theft this week after allegedly stealing from his till while working as a cashier. Quintin Branch of New Ulm is accused of stealing …

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    13 Jun 14
  • SharonGieseke

    New Ulm District 88 School Board member Sharon Gieseke resigned Thursday night. Gieseke cited her unexpected increased commitments to the Minnesota Brain Injury Force she heads as the reason for her resignation. She was elected …

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    13 Jun 14
  • Exports

    Minnesota exports of manufactured, agricultural and mining products increased by 2% in the first quarter of the year to $5-billion. Department of Employment and Economic Development Commissioner Katie Clark-Sieben says exporters saw strong gains in …

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    13 Jun 14
  • ColorRun

    The organizers of the “5K Rainbow Color Run” that took place in Sleepy Eye this past weekend have announced that the event raised over $30,000, which will be used towards scholarships at both Sleepy Eye …

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    13 Jun 14
  • Park

    Minnesota state parks will celebrate National Get Outdoors Day with free admission and family fun on Saturday. The Department of Natural Resources will waive the requirement for vehicle permits and provide free admission at all …

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    13 Jun 14
  • MarchingBand

    The 2-day Lake Crystal City Celebration gets underway today (FRI). Lake Crystal Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Julie Reed says that one of the big highlights of the weekend is the Battle of the Bands, …

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    13 Jun 14
  • ElleKretschmer

    The latest participant of the New Ulm Sister Cities Hans Joohs Exchange Program arrived in New Ulm this week. 26-year-old Elle Kretschmer is from Gnzburg, Germany, a town about 25-miles from Ulm. She says she …

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    13 Jun 14
  • HermannMoon

    There’s a full moon this (FRI) evening, and the New Ulm Park and Rec Department is holding another “Full Moon Over Hermann” event. The hours at the Hermann Monument will be extended to 10pm today …

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    13 Jun 14