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  • NewUlmEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is scheduled to discuss the district’s upcoming levy referendum during it’s monthly “Study Session” this (THU) evening. District 88 will be asking voters to approve a new 10-year, …

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    13 Sep 12
  • corn harvest

    While corn production is down nationwide due to the drought, Minnesota farmers are expected to harvest 7% more corn than last year. Updated projections from the USDA on Wednesday put Minnesota’s corn harvest at 1.29-billion …

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    13 Sep 12
  • PrincessCrown

    A new Miss Gibbon will be crowned this weekend as part of the annual Gibbon Fireman’s Dance. There are a total of 4 young ladies in the running for Miss Gibbon this year. The coronation …

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    13 Sep 12
  • GFWiPads

    Classes got underway at the Belle Plaine School District last week, and the students there now have around $200,000 worth of new technology with which to further their educations. The Belle Plaine School Board last …

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    13 Sep 12
  • GrainBinRescue

    A 19-year-old farmworker died in a Waseca County grain bin on Tuesday. Authorities were called to the farm on 403rd Avenue near Janesville at shortly after 12:30pm Tuesday. Emergency response personnel estimate the man was …

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    12 Sep 12
  • ElishebaSwett

    A Worthington woman accused of kidnapping an employee at the New Ulm Wal-Mart and claiming there was a bomb in the store pleaded guilty to kidnapping and terroristic threats in Brown County Court on Tuesday. …

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    12 Sep 12
  • RenvilleFoodShelfArson

    The cleanup continues following a fire at the Renville County Food Shelf and Red Cross building in Olivia Sunday night, and the food shelf is making preparations to re-open in the future. The fire started …

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    12 Sep 12
  • Fire

    The St. Peter Fire Department responded to a truck fire about 5 miles west of town on Highway 22 Tuesday afternoon. Firefighters arrived on the scene at around 3:45pm, and found the grain truck’s trailer …

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    12 Sep 12