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  • SantaSummer

    The New Ulm Sertoma Club’s annual “Santa In The Summer” event is taking place today (TUE) at the Brown County Fairgrounds. It will be held from 4 to 7pm, rain or shine, and features food …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Crops

    The conditions of Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops are holding relatively steady as the drought continues to spare most of the state. The USDA’s weekly crop progress report says that cool, dry conditions prevailed last …

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    14 Aug 12
  • LottoBalls

    There were no winning tickets sold in Saturday night’s Powerball lottery drawing, so the jackpot is continuing to grow. The pot for Saturday was an estimated $253-million, and now Wednesday night’s jackpot is slated to …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Cattle

    Authorities are continuing to advise caution to motorists driving near LeCenter after several cattle remain on the loose after more than a week. Around 40 of the animals escaped from a fenced area east of …

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    14 Aug 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    New Ulm District 88 School Board Incumbent Patricia Hoffman filed for re-election on Monday. She has served 4 years on the school board, and is the only incumbent to have filed. Jill Hulke of Courtland …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Train

    A 21 year-old man was hit and killed by a freight train early Saturday morning while trying to cross tracks in Meeker County. Nicholas L. Phillipp of Eden Valley reportedly tried to cross the tracks …

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    13 Aug 12
  • KneeBoarding

    An 8-year-old Willmar boy was struck by a boat near the south shore of Big Kandiyohi Lake Saturday afternoon. Emergency personnel arrived on the scene at around 4pm, where they attended to the boy who …

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    13 Aug 12
  • Vote

    It’s the final full day of campaigning before Tuesday’s primary election. In southern Minnesota’s First Congressional District, Republicans Mike Parry and Al Quist are both vying to be the one to carry the GOP banner …

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    13 Aug 12