Shelly News

08/11/2018 05:30 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Message in a dream leads photographer to a stunning scene 

Angell-Gravgaard caught a spectacular moment of deer and the geese after a dream in which her father told her to go to this place.

06/20/2018 03:51 PM  ~~~Source~~~
NU Forward marches on 

New Ulm Forward, a new organization which says it is geared to celebrating diversity, community health, an inclusive workforce and providing affordable housing, continued to gather steam, meeting at New Ulm Middle School Tuesday. The group has created a brochure to be distributed at New Ulm's National Night Out in German Park July 30. It listed nine healthy community dimensions - inclusion, recreational and artistic opportunity, environmental stewardship, infrastructure and services, safety and security, community leadership, economic opportunity, spirituality and wellness and life-long learning, earlier printed by the Blandin Foundation.

06/11/2018 03:15 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Adventure Playground moves forward 

One year ago, members of the Adventure Playground task force made its initial public pitch to the Fairmont Park Board, championing its goal of a playground accessible to all children regardless of their physical abilities. Formed in early 2017, the task force spent a few months researching the feasibility of an accessible playground before jumping into ambitious fundraising for the $500,000 project, hoping for construction in 2019.

05/25/2018 03:19 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota man killed in fiery North Dakota crash identified 

Authorities have identified a Minnesota man who died after the pickup and trailer he was operating were rear-ended by a semitrailer on Interstate 29 in northeastern North Dakota. The Highway Patrol says the pickup and trailer were pushed into the ditch and caught fire Wednesday evening in Grand Forks County.