2014 News The Area's Most Trusted News Source
  • Court

    A Brown County grand jury has declined to indict a New Ulm police officer involved in a fatal car crash last July. Officer Mathew Rasmussen was driving a New Ulm Police squad car on July …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Jan 12
  • SibleyEast

    The Sibley East School Board has approved the purchase of an Apple iPad2 tablet computer for every student in grades 5 through 12. The “Project Ed.21″ initiative will begin next school year at Sibley East …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Jan 12
  • LegacyAmendment1

    The Minnesota Historical Society this week announced that a total of more than $3.8 million in Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants has been awarded to 59 recipients in 39 counties. The grants are made …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 12
  • Franken On Post Office Closings

    US Senator Al Franken has introduced his “Back to Work Minnesota” plan in an effort to improve Minnesota’s employment picture. He says a big part of that plan is meeting with leaders around the state …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will revisit a proposal to move to a 6-period school day today (THU). The initial plan was discussed in length during the school board meeting earlier this month, …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 12
  • Cuffs

    A New Ulm woman faces 3 felony counts of credit card fraud for allegedly charging over $9,000 worth of purchases on her ex-boyfriend’s bank card. 29-year-old Michelle Lynn Apitz was charged with the crimes this …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 12
  • Fairmont Administrator Resigns

    The city administrator of Fairmont officially announced his retirement this week. Jim Zarling’s retirement will take effect May 30th. Zarling told the Fairmont City Council during it’s meeting this week that he is committed to …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 12
  • Trojan

    Worthington High School’s missing Trojan statue has been returned. Authorities had received a report of the statue disappearing Saturday, but it is now reportedly back where it belongs. The metal statue stands about 6 feet …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 12