Nicollet News


05/14/2018 09:04 AM  ~~~Source~~~
The week's 10 best concerts: May 14-17 

This week starts with two nights of Haim and ends with two nights of David Byrne. And in between? Well, you'll just have to read on to find out.


05/11/2018 06:48 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Retired nurses reflect on careers 

From left are: Blanche Stover, Leola Brownlee, Carol Martens, Peggy Holty, Rose Bancks, Shirley Larson, Elaine Hickcox and Margarete Maschoff. All eight are retired nurses now living at Goldfinch Estates in Fairmont.


05/11/2018 04:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Ten days to go 

It doesn't take Nostradamus to predict this: Ten days from now, on Sunday, May 20, Minnesota legislators will be entering the last day of a marathon sesssion of debating, issuing statements to the media criticizing their political opponents for being obstructionist, offering amendment after amendment to slow down critical legislation, and running the clock down to midnight to vote on bills that few legislators will have actually had time to read. We hope that by then the House and Senate will have come together on a bonding bill that can be sent on to Gov. Mark Dayton.


05/05/2018 04:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Area FDs battle house fire in Nicollet 

The fire was reported at 11 a.m. and fire crews from Nicollet, Courtland and St. Peters were on scene for over two hours battling the smoldering fire. According the Mankato Free Press the fire started in a lean-to section on the side of the house and spread up the wall to the second story.


05/03/2018 04:03 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Logs 

The semi failed to stop at the stop sign. Lienig was transported to New Ulm Medical Center, then Hennepin County Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.


04/30/2018 03:23 PM  ~~~Source~~~
The week's 8 best concerts: April 30-May 4 

That was just a little reminder for myself. Here are some great shows for you to get to this week.


04/30/2018 10:29 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Good Grocer apartments fit urban mixed-use model 

The Good Grocer's new mixed-use apartment building and grocery store at 2644 Nicollet Ave. S. will put it on "Eat Street," a section of Nicollet known for its wide range of restaurants. The Good Grocer's plan to build a new store with 80 apartments above it in Minneapolis fits a model that continues to gain momentum in the Twin Cities' more urban areas, according to a market expert.