St. Peter News

09/03/2017 06:30 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Interest in miniatures is huge at toy show 

For the last 32 years New Ulm has hosted an annual Labor Day Toy Show dedicated to farm toy aficionados. The show started Saturday and continues through Sunday afternoon at Civic Center.

09/02/2017 09:57 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Mentally ill lack treatment options in rural Minnesota16 min ago 

Jeremy Perrett, a psychotherapist for the Human Development Center in Duluth, demonstrates the use of "teleprescence" with Cecilia Bloomquist, a psychotherapist and program manager for HDC for Two Harbors in May 2017.

09/01/2017 01:52 PM  ~~~Source~~~
St. Peter finishes first high school since 1950s 

To say St. Peter has been waiting a long time for a new high school is a bit of an understatement. The last time the town of roughly 12,000 built a high school was 1958, said Superintendent Paul Peterson, and even the last major renovation is now in the distant past.

08/29/2017 02:50 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Anonymous Letter Threatens to Burn Gay Couple's Home, Kill Their Daughter 

A gay couple in St. Peter, Minnesota says they and their daughter have been threatened in an anonymous letter sent by someone they suspect lives nearby. The alleged letter, which is full of anti-gay slurs, calls the couple "filth" and says their daughter needs to "look out behind her back."

08/25/2017 03:09 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Annexstad crowned Princesss Kay 

Emily Annexstad, of St. Peter, representing Nicollet County, was named the 2017-18 Princess Kay of the Milky Way Wednesday evening at the Minnesota State Fair. ST. PAUL, Minn.

08/24/2017 01:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Nicollet County teen crowned Princess Kay 

A 19-year-old college student from St. Peter has been crowned the 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way. Emily Annexstad, who represented Nicollet County, earned the honor Wednesday night during a ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.