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School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Corn Dog on a Stick, Peas, Lettuce, Fruit Tuesday: Hamburger Sandwich, Cheese, Tator Tots, Lettuce, Peaches Wednesday: Pepperoni Pizza or Chef Salad Option, Corn Lettuce, Fruit Thursday: Chicken Fajita, Mixed Vegetables, Lettuce, Pears Friday: Cheese ...

Gift card donated to NUMC Foundation

Submitted photo The New Ulm Medical Center Foundation thanks Tony Hudson, who recently donated a $500 Target gift card to New Ulm Medical Center Foundation. Hudson is an employee of Target in Mankato and received the gift card as part of Target’s “Work.Win.Give program,” which allows ...

Editor’s Mailbag

School Board Recognition Week set for February 18-22 NEW ULM — The Minnesota School Boards Association has set February 18-22 as School Board Recognition Week in Minnesota as a time to build awareness and understanding of the vital function an elected board of education plays in our society. ...

Birth Announcement

Charlette Dena Goodrich was born on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 at 4:38 p.m. at the New Ulm Medical Center. She weighed 8 lbs., 4 oz. and was 20 inches long. Parents are Todd Goodrich and Kayla Andree of New Ulm.

Editor’s Mailbag

Tech Presentation for Older Adults NEW ULM — Community And Seniors Together (C.A.S.T.) invites everyone to a free presentation on iPad and Tablet Computer Applications with Chad Aukes, owner of Tech Unlimited. It will be held at 10 a.m.Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 10 a.m., at the Community Center, ...

Park & Rec Report

Open Skate/Hockey at the Civic Center had to be adjusted this weekend, due to the District Hockey Tournament. Please check our website for the latest, most up-to-date schedules. We apologize for the inconvenience. Winter Day of Play! Join us for WinterBlast TOMORROW, Monday, February 18 at ...

Alice Lind Play Reading Society to read “Streetcar Named Desire”

NEW ULM — In the oppressive heat of post WWII New Orleans, Blanche DuBois attempts to escape from reality and hide in her sister Stella’s life. This attempt is shattered by Stella’s husband, Stanley Kowalski, recently discharged from the army where he served with common-sense ...

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 ...

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Library to show children’s movie NEW ULM — New Ulm Public Library will show a newly released children’s movie on Monday, FEB. 18 at 3 p.m. This movie is rated PG and runs 99 minutes. Free popcorn will be served. Movie screenings at the library are free and open to the public and are ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: No School Tuesday: Hamburger Goulash Hotdish, Green Beans, Lettuce, Mandarin Oranges Wednesday: Hot Dog in a Blanket, Baked Beans, Lettuce, Mixed Fruit Thursday: Chicken Gravy Over Rice, Lettuce, Broccoli, Pineapple Friday: Tomato Soup, GRilled Cheese ...

Honor Roll

Cathedral High School Quarter II Honor Roll A Honor Roll: Grade 12: David Berg, Bridget Grathwohl, Alex Hillesheim, Heidi Hoffman, Ethan Kirchberg, Julie Longworth, Mckenna Miling, Josie Pautzke, Mark Schommer, Josh Seidl Grade 11: Maggie Fliszar, James Gillis, Kyle Goblirsch, Jacob ...

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St. Peter Choral Society concerts slated ST. PETER — The Saint Peter Choral Society’s concert of songs of Leonard Bernstein and Rodgers & Hammerstein is coming up on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 2:30 p.m. in the St. Peter High School Auditorium, and on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 3 p.m. in Springfield ...

Optimist Club sponsors oratorical contest for students

NEW ULM — The Optimist Club of New Ulm is encouraging area students to speak their minds about the topic “Is There a Fine Line Between Optimism and Reality?” as part of the Optimist International Oratorical Contest for the 2018-2019 year. The Optimist Club will judge the local ...

Park & Rec Report

Vogel Fieldhouse and walking track closed Saturday, Feb. 9, Sunday, Feb. 10 and Saturday, Feb. 16 for a youth basketball tournament. The fitness centers, racquetball courts and indoor pool will be open and available to use! Upcoming Lifeguard Training Course offered at the Rec Center Feb. ...

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: Chicken Rice Hotdish, Green Benas, Lettuce, Mandarin Oranges Tuesday: BBQ Shredded Pork Sandwich, Baked Beans, Lettuce Salad, Pears Wednesday: Grilled Chicken Patty, Sweet Corn, Lettuce, Mixed Fruit Thursday: No School Friday: No School St. Paul’s ...

Family Pinball Day Sunday at The Pinball Place NEW

ULM — The Pinball Place, 827 N. Braodway, will hold Family Pinball Day from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10. All machines will be free play for the afternoon. Admission is $15 cover charge for adults, $12 for ages 15 and under accompanied by adult.

Off the Shelf: “Becoming American”

New Ulm Public Library, in partnership with The Grand Center for Arts and Culture and Brown County Historical Society, will be hosting a six-week program series called “Becoming American: A Documentary Film and Discussion Series on Our Immigration Experience” This six-week series will ...

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ECFE Bedtime Stories NEW ULM — ECFE and the New Ulm Public Library will host story time for parents and their preschoolers. Each session will include stories, simple activities, and a free book for each child to take home courtesy of an anonymous donor in our community. Parents and their ...

Park & Rec Report

Weight Lifting for Seniors Class is a 6-week, 60-minute program will approach strength training in a safe, effective and fun way to keep you strong for life. Strength training can ward off muscle loss, keep bones strong, promote mobility and function, prevent falls and even help combat ...