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Museum Gala features visitors from the past

NEW ULM — As the Brown County Historical Society sponsors its Second Annual Night at the (bchs) Museum, it will again welcome guests from throughout Brown County’s past. Event attendees on Sept. 16 will be met at the door of the museum by Governor and Mrs. John Lind (Dan and Trudy ...

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Car Hop & Shop in NU Thursday NEW ULM — The New Ulm Business & Retail Association is sponsoring their last Car Hop & Shop Classic Car Cruise-In of the season on Thursday, Sept. 14, from 5 to 8 p.m. in downtown New Ulm. Classic car enthusiasts are invited to participate, and all ...

Park & Rec Report

Indoor Pool and Locker Rooms open! Members who rent lockers may take possession of their lockers again. Enjoy the look and feel of the anti-slip surfacing in the locker rooms and around the outside of the indoor pool. Weight Lifting for Women is a six-week program designed to familiarize ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz Mall. Sunday: 9 a.m. Sunday School; 10 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Nursery ...

Wild Bunch vs. NUPD on Sunday

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Police Department and Wild Bunch Special Olympics invite the public to their softball game on Sunday, Sept. 10 at 3 p.m. in the Harman Park, New Ulm.

Lisa Murphy to Play Noon Tunes

NEW ULM — Singer Lisa Murphy, also known as The Singing Cowgirl, will perform at Noon Tunes on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 12 p.m. at New Ulm Public Library. Murphy performs a variety of music, including country, John Denver covers, and sing-a-longs. The program is sponsored by Friends of the New ...

Ancestry Database Class at Library

NEW ULM — New Ulm Public Library will offer an introduction to Ancestry Library Edition on Saturday, September 16 at 8:30 a.m. This one-hour, hands-on session is for people new to the Ancestry Library Edition genealogy database. Basic computer skills are necessary. Call 507-359-8332 to register.

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: CHOICE: Turkey Gravy & Rice Or Chef's Salad Option, Corn, Fruit Tuesday: Chicken Parmesan, Sandwich, Peas/Carrot Stickes, Fruit Wednesday: Hot Dog on a Bun, Baked Beans, Carrot Sticks / Lettuce, Fruit Thursday: Cheezy Beefy Nachos , Green Beans, ...

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St. George Harvest Festival Sunday ST. GEORGE — The St. George Catholic Church of West Newton Township is holding its annual Harvest festival on Sunday, Sept. 10. The day begins with a Heritage Mass at 8:30 a.m., with music provided by the Wendinger Band. This will be followed by the ...

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Eagles 5000 5K on Sept. 16 NEW ULM — The Friends of ISD88 will be putting on the sixth annual Eagles 5000 5k and kids k races Saturday, September 16 at the New Ulm High School at 9 A.M. (5k) and 10 a.m. (kids k). Online or same day registrations accepted. See www.friendsofisd88.org for ...

Park & Rec Report

Indoor Pool and Locker Rooms closed for annual maintenance through Friday, Sept. 8. Members who rent lockers may take possession of their lockers again on Sept. 9. We are installing an anti-slip surfacing in the locker rooms and around the outside of the indoor pool. The Vogel Fieldhouse, ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz Mall. Sunday: 9 a.m. Sunday School; 10 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Nursery ...

Lind House to host Pitchfork Fondue

NEW ULM — The Lind House Association is hosting its annual Pitchfork Fondue Steak Fry at Hermann Heights Park in New Ulm on Friday, September 8, from 5:00pm – 7:00pm. The menu will feature sirloin steak, corn on the cob, baked beans, pickles, and ice cream treats. A child’s hot dog meal ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: NO SCHOOL Tuesday: Sub Sandwich, Ham/Turkey & Cheese, Winter Blend Vegatable, Fruit Wednesday: Cheez Beefy Mac, Hot Dish, Green Beans, Fruit Thursday: Beef & Bean Burrito, Peas, Carrot Sticks/ Lettuce, Mixed Fruit Friday: Fish Nuggets, ...

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German Language Class offered NEW ULM — District 88 Community Education is offering an intensive German language class from 6-8:15 p.m. the week of Oct. 23-27. Classes will be held Monday through Friday, 6 to 8:15 p.m. in the Washington Learning Center Room #104. Cost is $180. The class ...

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Brown County Veterans Van drivers receive an orientation tour of their 2017 Transit Van at Chuck Spaeth Ford. Pictured kneeling: Mike Krueger (salesman & USMC Veteran), Greg Peterson-Service Officer. Driver�s standing L-R: Elver Niebuhr, Kevin Guggisberg, Brian Kroesch, Bill Day, Dave Janni, and Assistant Service Officer Dave Koester. The new van replaces their 2008 Sprinter which recently turned over 300,000 miles. The van picks up in Springfield, Sleepy Eye, and New Ulm and takes Veterans to VA medical care in Minneapolis and St. Cloud. The van is wrapped with a special graphics depicting conflicts from WWII to the Global War on Terror. Randy Horejsi of New Ulm designed and wrapped the van. For more information about the van and it�s use contact the Brown County Veterans Office at: 507-233-6636.

Veterans Receive New Van

Submitted photo Brown County Veterans Van drivers receive an orientation tour of their 2017 Transit Van at Chuck Spaeth Ford. Pictured kneeling: Mike Krueger (salesman & USMC Veteran), Greg Peterson-Service Officer. Drivers standing L-R: Elver Niebuhr, Kevin Guggisberg, Brian Kroesch, Bill ...

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Larrys Kilmer-left, Disabled American Veterans Senior Vice Commander for the New Ulm Chapter #15 delivers a check for $1500 to Dave Koester, Assistant Brown County Veterans Service Officer. The check is being sent help provide hurricane relief to Veterans in Houston, Texas. Others wishing to make donations to Houston Veterans may drop off the donation, or mail it to Brown County Veterans Service, PO Box 248, New Ulm, MN 56073.

Houston Relief

Submitted photo Larrys Kilmer-left, Disabled American Veterans Senior Vice Commander for the New Ulm Chapter #15 delivers a check for $1500 to Dave Koester, Assistant Brown County Veterans Service Officer. The check is being sent help provide hurricane relief to Veterans in Houston, Texas. ...

Off the Shelf: Conversations from the Cubicles: Serendipity

Kris: I love discovering a new author by happenstance. Betty: Where exactly is happenstance? I would like to go by it. Kidding. Who did you find? K: Balli Kaur Jaswal, a novelist who was born in Singapore and has lived all over the world. B: How did you hear about her? K: The Star ...

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Melanie Smith’s Day Care partnered with the Lions Club of New Ulm on August 29 to provide free vision screenings for 12 of her day care children. Pictured L to R is Lion Wil Burdorf; Day Care Provider, Melanie Smith; Lion Brad Kirk and Lion Glen Setterholm holding the theylch Allyn SPOT Vision Screener.

New Ulm Lions Screen Children’s Vision

NEW ULM — Melanie Smith's Day Care partnered with the Lions Club of New Ulm on August 29 to provide free vision screenings for 12 of her Day Care children. Members of the New Ulm Lions Club have been trained in the use of the Welch Allyn SPOT Vision Screener and are available to perform ...

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Martin Luther College welcomed these new faculty and staff members who were installed in the college’s opening service on August 21. (top - bottom, L-R) Prof. Galen Holzhueter (admissions counselor); Prof. Jonathan Laabs (professor of music); Prof. Tyson Zarnstorff ( professor of math); Dr. Kari Muente (professor of social sciences); Prof. Timothy Grundmeier (professor of history and assistant soccer coach); Paul Spaude (tutor assignment) Angela Scharf (Director of Women’s Services); Catherine Biedenbender (early childhood lead teacher); Prof. Rachel Feld (director of academic computing); and Prof. Rachel Fredrich (professor of mathematics).

MLC Faculty, Staff

Submitted photo Martin Luther College welcomed these new faculty and staff members who were installed in the college’s opening service on August 21. (top - bottom, L-R) Prof. Galen Holzhueter (admissions counselor); Prof. Jonathan Laabs (professor of music); Prof. Tyson Zarnstorff ( ...

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