News

Top left: engine and dash area completely destroyed by fire in Cedar Mountain school bus. Bottom left: heat and fire damage seen well into seating area. Right: presumed electrical fire destroys entire front end of school bus. (Submitted photos)
04/16/2024 - 11:40am
By Robin Trebesch, Editor Morgan Fire Chief, Mark Jacobs was just getting home after a department training on Monday, April 8 when the pager sounded a little after 10:00 p.m. for a fire reported at the Cedar Mountain Bus Services bus barn. It...

Schools

A rendered drawing of the front of the new GFW Pre-K-12 School building., Drawings of the inside of the new building. (Submitted photos), Drawings of the inside of the new building. (Submitted photos)
04/09/2024 - 8:00am
By Dr. Jeff Horton, Superintendent GFW means many things to many people in our community. The GFW Community is a group of people who have great ideas, know the meaning of hard work, help each other when they can, and most importantly, care about and...

Obituaries

04/05/2024 - 12:08pm
Edward T. Mathiowetz December 23, 1935-April 3, 2024 Edward T. Mathiowetz, age 88, of Sleepy Eye, MN died on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at the New Ulm Medical Center, New Ulm, MN. Visitation will be on Sunday, April 7, 2024, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at...

Sports

04/16/2024 - 11:50am
By Denise Bonsack, Publisher The GFW varsity softball team headed for New Ulm on April 4 for their season opener against the MVL Chargers. The T-Birds started things off by scoring three runs in the first inning. Micahl Nachreiner, Halle Bleick and...