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Off the Shelf: What’s love got to do with it?

Twins, mysterious deaths off cliffs, unexplainable old photos … those are the types of plot lines that just reach out to me and plead: Put every other book aside and read me! That’s how “The Au Pair” by Emma Rous jumped to the top of my book queue. On the day Seraphine and her twin ...

Park & Rec Report

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 ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at 324 20th South St. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Nursery Available. Baptist CALVARY ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Grilled Chicken Patty, California Blend Vegetables, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit Tuesday: Walking taco, Corn, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit Wednesday: Meatlof, Bread, Potatoes, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit Thursday: Pork Riblet on Bun, Baked Beans, ...

Editors Mailbag

Give Kids a Smile Free Dental Care MANKATO — Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Dental Hygiene Department joins a statewide effort to provide free dental care to area children on Thursday, Jan. 31, and Friday, Feb. 1. Concerned about the growing number of children who are unable to ...

Editor’s Mailbag

March for Life trip Jan. 22 NEW ULM — All are welcome to join the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity on Tuesday, Jan. 22 for the 2019 March for Life. A coach bus will leave at 7:40 a.m. following the 7 a.m. Mass at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, 605 N. State Street. The bus will return at ...

Off the Shelf: Resolving to make the New Ulm Public Library a great experience

A recent excursion to the library and a stack or two of books later, you might have noticed a couple of changes at the library. Fines for overdue books, magazines, and newspapers have gone down to a nickel a day and overdue DVDs have dropped to 50 cents in 2019.  The goal of the library is ...

Park & Rec Report

Harman Park Warming house is open! Hours are Monday through Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday 1 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Hot cocoa and coffee are available for sale, as well as limited number of skate rentals for $2.25 per pair. Nu-You Lose 2 Win 60-day Weight ...

Nuvera employees support DAV

Nuvera employees recently held an internal fundraiser and raised $370 to support the local DAV. Pictured are Polly Glaser (Nuvera), Larrys Kilmer (DAV) and Eric Huisken (Nuvera).

3M Club donates to DAV

The 3M Club donated $500 to the DAV from the 3M Club Christmas Dinner/Dance. Accepting the check for the DAV is Dan Meyer. (L to R) Koni Filzen, Amy Scheibel and Dan Meyer.

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at 324 20th South St. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Nursery Available. Baptist CALVARY ...

Editor’s Mailbag

ABE offering computer classes NEW ULM — Computer classes are back at Adult Basic Education. Classes will begin on Monday, March 4, from 6 - 8 pm and will continue on Mondays until April 15. Adult Basic Education classes and hours are increasing starting Jan. 14 at 17 N. Broadway St, New Ulm ...

1919 Day celebration

Submitted photo The staff at Chuck Spaeth Ford in New Ulm celebrated 1919 Day on Wednesday (1-9-19) by serving 1919 Root Beer and root beer floats.

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Turkey Gravy, Bread, Mashed Potatoes, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit Tuesday: Tomato Soup, Grilled Cheese Sandiwch, Peas, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit Wednesday: Hot Dog on a Bun, Baked Beans, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit Thursday: Beefy Meat Nachos, ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Lafayette Lions to hold Belgian waffle breakfast LAFAYETTE — The Lafayette Area Lions Club will host its annual Dad’s Belgian Waffle Breakfast Sunday, Jan. 13 at the Lafayette Community Center. Serving for the breakfast/brunch will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The menu includes all-you-can ...

3M Club donates to Relay for Life

3M Club donated $500 to Relay for Life as part of the Christmas Dinner Dance. Accepting the check is Jessica Zanke. From left are Jessica Zanke and Amy Scheibel

3M Club donates to Area Food Shelf

Submitted photos 3M Club of New Ulm donated $500 to the New Ulm Area Food Shelf as part of the 3M Club Christmas Dinner/Dance held on Dec. 1. Accepting the check is Brad Kirk. From left are Koni Filzen, Amy Scheibel and Brad Kirk

Park & Rec Report

Winter/Spring Activities Guide was distributed in last Sunday’s Journal! Registration begins TOMORROW, Monday, Jan. 7 at 10 a.m. Be sure to check out our offerings. Nu-You Lose 2 Win 60-day Weight Loss Challenge: There is still time to register for New Ulm’s second WLC! This WLC will ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at 324 20th South St. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Nursery Available. Baptist CALVARY ...