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Service to Ag Award winners

Local News

NEW ULM — Randy and Carol Schroeder were presented with the New Ulm Farm City Hub Club Service to Agriculture Award, Monday. The Schroeders received the award during the Hub Club’s annual banquet. The Service to Agriculture Award recognizes a person or persons who promote agriculture in ...

Civic leader tells MLC students about ‘two worlds’

Local News

NEW ULM — Students and faculty at Martin Luther College convened at the campus Chapel of the Christ and Auditorium to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day and honor the legacy of the civil rights leader Monday. The observance featured a presentation from keynote speaker Greg Patterson, the ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Received a report of a two-vehicle crash without injuries at 5th North and Broadway at 8:33 a.m. Monday. A 2003 Buick driven by Steven Olson, 66, New Ulm, pulled alongside a semi tractor trailer driven by Douglas Vandehoef, 58, Windom, who was stopped at a stop sign, ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (January 22, 29, 2019) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF BROWN DISTRICT COURT FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 08-PR-19-46 In Re: Estate of Dorothy Ann Klein, also known as Dorothy A. Klein, Decedent. NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEAR- ING ON PETITION ...

Some people with dementia get sweet, funny and cuddly

Local News

NEW ULM — An active aging program administrator talked about programs for caregivers in the Life Living Series at the New Ulm Community Center Sunday. Mary Cassem of Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota said she was a caregiver to her mother and sister who had dementia when she found ...

Atnip joins Frandsen Bank & Trust

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Kevin Atnip has joined the staff of the Wealth Management and Trust Division of Frandsen Bank & Trust as a wealth management advisor. In his role, Atnip will work directly with investment, IRA, and retirement plan clients as well as with prospective clients and local attorneys ...

Citizens Bancorporation holds annual meeting

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Citizens Bancorporation of New Ulm, Inc., parent company of Citizens Bank Minnesota, held its annual meeting on January 15. Citizens Bancorporation is owned by approximately 400 shareholders from New Ulm and the surrounding area. Re-elected to three-year terms were incumbent ...

Citizens Bancorporation reports promotions

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Citizens Bancorporation of New Ulm, Inc., parent company of Citizens Bank Minnesota, is pleased to announce the following promotions: Julia Baumgartner, SVP/Chief Operations Officer Baumgartner joined Citizens in 1991 as a Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer and was promoted ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

Sleepy Eye Police • Responded to a fight at AmericInn & Suites, 1100 Main St. East at 2:03 a.m. Sunday. A man was transported to detox in New Ulm. No injuries or damage was reported. New Ulm Police • Received a scam/fraud report at 11:32 a.m. Sunday from a resident who said they ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (January 7, 14, 21, 28, February 4, 11, 2019) NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. NOTICE IS HEREBY ...

Middle school housing project starts

Local News

NEW ULM — Rehabilitation efforts have begun to convert the former New Ulm middle school building, recently renamed “Emerson Union,” into apartments, after the closing of the financing last month on Dec. 21, according to a press release from the developer. Community Housing Development ...

The Clothing Depot moves to a new Station on Broadway

Local News

NEW ULM — After 40 years at a single location, the Clothing Depot has moved to a new building at 101 N. Broadway. The Clothing Depot has been part of the New Ulm community since 1971 and has been located on S. Franklin Street since the beginning. On Dec. 1, the Depot’s building was sold, ...

‘Elvis Forever’ hits the State Street Theater stage

Local News

NEW ULM — Anthony Shore received his first Elvis record at age 3. He hasn’t been the same since. Everyone was all shook up, experiencing “Elvis Forever” as internationally recognized and award-winning tribute artist Anthony Shore, his nine-piece band and backup vocalists performed at ...

2019 Gibbon Royalty

Local News

Staff photo by Fritz Busch Stephanie Mashuga, left, and Emily Burns were crowned 2019 Gibbon Royalty at GFW Elementary School Saturday night. Shylo Hilbert, 2018 Miss Gibbon, has the opportunity to compete for Minneapolis Aquatennial Queen this summer.

Mapleton receives 12.5 inches of snow

Local News

MINNEAPOLIS — Snowfall amounts for Friday, Jan. 18 varied greatly across southern Minnesota, according to volunteer weather observers reporting to the National Weather Service. Mapleton and Slayton received 12.5 inches, leading the way. A foot of snow was measured at Winnebago, 11 inches ...

Commissioners to consider liquor, P&Z fee hikes

Local News

NEW ULM — Brown County commissioners will hold public hearings for proposed liquor license and Brown County Planning & Zoning Office fee hikes at their meeting Tuesday, Jan. 22. Public testimony will be received at 11 a.m. for proposals that would increase on and off-sale malt liquor ...

Park & Rec Report

Communities

Adult Racquetball League is open to 18 and up for competitive, fun and great workout! Register at the Rec Center by the end of the day today, Jan. 21. Adult Pottery is being offered at the Community Center Tuesdays Jan. 29-March 19 from 6:30-9 p.m. Register at the Rec Center or online at ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Assisted a Drug Task Force investigation that resulted in the arrest of a 43-year-old North Mankato woman for a pending 5th-degree controlled substance charge at 5:18 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17. • Received an email scam/fraud report from a New Ulm woman at 3:26 p.m. Friday. ...