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  • Rock Bend Folk Festival This Weekend

    St. Peter will be alive with music this weekend as the 21st annual Rock Bend/Folk Festival is Saturday and Sunday at Minnesota Square Park along Highway 169. St. Peter Community Development Director Russ Willy says …

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    09 Sep 11
  • United Way Biking Brown County

    The second annual United Way Biking Brown County event is Saturday. Executive Director of the United Way of Brown County Donna Lambrecht says it all starts in Sleepy Eye with registration at 9 and the …

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    09 Sep 11
  • Lamberton Hot Iron Days

    Summer may be winding down but there is still one more community celebration this weekend. Lamberton is celebrating “Hot Iron Days” today and Saturday. Hot Iron Days celebrates Lamberton’s historic tie to blacksmithing and there …

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    09 Sep 11
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board voted to drop fees for band and choir to comply with state statutes during their meeting Thursday night. The fees were dropped because grades are attached for participation …

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    09 Sep 11
  • Gustavus has World Trade Center beams

    Two bent steel beams from the collapsed World Trade Center towers in New York City are on display at the Gustavus Adolphus campus in St. Peter. The college sculptor received the pieces of steel from …

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    08 Sep 11
  • Dayton asks schools for moment of silence

    Governor Mark Dayton is encouraging schools across the state to observe a moment of silence Friday ahead of the 10th anniversary of Nine-Eleven on Sunday. Dayton says schools should choose a time Friday for their …

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    08 Sep 11
  • Lothert wants a jury trial

    The former president of the Danube Economic Development Authority appeared in Renville County District Court Wednesday on charges of allegedly taking almost $21,000 in funds from the agency. Sharon Lothert of Hector faces three felony …

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    08 Sep 11
  • No leads in newborn in river case

    The Winona County Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate the case of a newborn girl found floating in a bag in the Mississippi River Monday afternoon. The sheriff’s department reports they still have no solid leads …

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    08 Sep 11