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St. James man dies in Highway 169 crash

January 8, 2016 BLUE EARTH — Alberto Gracia-Palacios, 19, of St. James, died of injuries received in a two-vehicle, sideswipe accident in icy conditions on U.S. more »»

City seeks proposals for local sales tax funding

January 8, 2016 NEW ULM — The City of New Ulm Reinvest New Ulm (RENU) Committee will be accepting written proposals on how the community can best use the proposed reauthorization of the one-half cent sales tax fund... more »»

Dist. 84 Board reorganizes

January 8, 2016 SLEEPY EYE — The District 84 Board of Education reorganized Wednesday. Darla Remus was re-elected chairperson; Casey Coulson, vice chairperson; Sheila Schmid, clerk; and John Riederer, treasurer. more »»

Honor Roll

January 8, 2016 NEW ULM — Cathedral High School has released its First Quarter honor roll for the 2015-16 school year A Honor Roll Grade 12: Ellie Dittrich, Emily Eckstrand, Paige Fitterer, Lexi Grathwohl, James... more »»

Honor Roll

January 8, 2016 LAFAYETTE — Lafayette Charter School students who received first quarter honors are: Perfect attendance - Jack Tauber, Mirra Sjogren, Annika Wyffels, Jonathan Turbes, Paige Nosbush, Haley Hesse,... more »»

Ice fishing season starts; Caution urged

January 8, 2016 Staff photo by Fritz Busch A pair of portable ice fishing houses appeared on Sleepy Eye Lake Thursday morning. Lake ice was measured at 7 inches thick, according to one source. more »»

Karau plans to file for Sibley East School Board seat

January 8, 2016 GAYLORD — Sibley County Administrative Assistant Diana Karau announced Thursday that she plans to file for an open Sibley East School Board seat on Tuesday, Jan. 12. more »»

Dist. 88 Board to consider its own compensation in work session

January 7, 2016 NEW ULM — During its work session this coming Thursday, the District 88 Board of Education will discuss the potential restructuring of school board member compensation. more »»

2015 Christmas Bird Count identified 38 species

January 7, 2016 NEW ULM — The Annual Christmas Bird Count took place on Saturday, Dec. 19 in the New Ulm area. more »»

Council designates new bike routes

January 6, 2016 NEW ULM — The City Council approved a series of proposed bike routes on Tuesday. The Park and Recreation Commission and the Safety Commission previously approved the bike trail concept map. more »»

Commissioners OK inmate iPod texting

January 6, 2016 NEW ULM — By a 3-2 vote Tuesday, Brown County commissioners approved a resolution allowing the Brown County Jail to enter a contract allowing inmates to access Apple iPods for the sole purpose of... more »»

Frosting from Mother Nature

January 5, 2016 Staff photo by Fritz Busch Ice crystals cling to tree branches during a cold morning in New Ulm on Monday. The frosting from Mother Nature created a tranquil scene across the Minnesota River Valley. more »»

Board to act on proposed fees

January 5, 2016 NEW ULM — Brown County commissioners will hold a public hearing at 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 5 on proposed additions and revisions to county fee. more »»

Bike routes on council agenda

January 5, 2016 NEW ULM — Designation of additional bike routes is on the agenda for the New Ulm City Council on Tuesday. more »»

Families head for the snow hills

January 4, 2016 NEW ULM — Sunday marked the last day of winter break for children and adults. Before heading back to work and school, families took a last chance to enjoy winter fun on local sledding hills. more »»

Minnesota Valley Chorale auditions Jan. 5

January 3, 2016 MANKATO — The Minnesota Valley Chorale is holding auditions for new members on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at 6 p.m. at Ylvisaker Hall on the campus of Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato. more »»

Public Health Corner

January 3, 2016 NEW ULM — Brown County Public Health will once again be offering radon test kits at no charge on a first-come, first- serve basis to homeowners in the Brown County area beginning Ja. more »»

Kids try Dakota Games

January 2, 2016 NEW ULM — Modern kids got a chance to play with some old toys and games on Thursday afternoon at the New Ulm Library, when Cheyanne St. more »»

Target closing tops ’15 news ­

December 31, 2015 NEW ULM — When Target Corp. announced on Nov. 1 that it planned to close its store in New Ulm on Jan. 30, the news sent shock waves through the communit. more »»



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