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  • Lexi Erpenbach1

    New Stiftungsfest royalty was crowned this past Sunday in Norwood-Young America.The new Queen is Lexi Erpenbach. She was also chosen Miss Congeniality.First Princess is Devan Mellgren and 2nd Princess is Haley Peterson.

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    28 Aug 12
  • Lawnmower Ride

    Bob Harms of Kingston, Minnesota, is crossing the state at a maximum speed of 7 mph to raise funds for hearing-impaired children. Harms began the journey across the state Aug. 20 on a Toro lawnmower …

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    28 Aug 12
  • Corn Field

    Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops are maturing a bit faster than usual. In its weekly crop conditions report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said 26 percent of the soybean crop has reached the …

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    28 Aug 12
  • Court Ruling

    Legislators have the duty to write ballot titles for proposed constitutional amendments, the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Monday, eliminating those that Secretary of State Mark Ritchie rewrote earlier this year. The West Central Tribunre reports …

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    28 Aug 12
  • Spray Paint

    The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office is offering a $200 reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for a recent rash of vandalism throughout the county. Authorities have responded to approximately 10 incidents …

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    27 Aug 12
  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

    The trial of a Gibbon area farmer accused of selling raw milk is set to get underway on Tuesday. 59-year-old Michael O. Hartmann is also accused of selling other unpasteurized dairy products, as well as …

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    27 Aug 12
  • Road Work

    Highway 15 motorists should expect brief delays between New Ulm and Winthrop beginning Tuesday, Aug. 28, as crews resurface the roadway. Motorists are advised to drive with caution through the work zone and watch for …

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    27 Aug 12
  • Through Dakota Eyes1

    This year marks the Anniversary date of the U.S. and Dakota Conflict of 1862. This tragic event in Minnesota History drastically changed the lives of both early settlers and native peoples forever. The McLeod county Libraries and …

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    27 Aug 12