The Journalhttp://www.nujournal.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 28 Sep 2016 10:59:23 EDTWed, 28 Sep 2016 10:59:23 EDT Ulm bus driver investigated for 'brake checking' - The Nicollet County Sheriff's Office is investigating a New Ulm Bus Lines driver after a Lafayette mother reported he had sent her 5-year-old son falling against the seat in front of him by tapping the bus brakes.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTSchool Day at Fort Ridgely - Nearly 300 students from five area schools including St. Peter, Green Isle, Immanuel Lutheran of Courtland, Springfield and Red Rock Central attended school days at Fort Ridgely.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCounty meth use more than double state's ULM - Brown County residents in chemical dependency treatment programs listed methamphetamines as their primary abuse substance at more than double the state average, according to a calendar year 2015 report.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTSleepy Eye Event Center goes to bid EYE - The Sleepy Eye City Council unanimously approved a $4 million spending cap for the Sleepy Eye Event Center project at a special meeting Tuesday noon.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTNew Ulm PUC approves wastewater projects ULM - The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission (PUC)?approved two capital improvement projects for the Wastewater Plant. The first project has to do with odor control. It involves the addition of an air scrubber to the 20th Street Lift Station.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT