Communities

Deutscher Sprachklub meets Dec. 16

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Deutscher Sprachklub will meet Dec. 16 at the German Bohemian Historic Society Library from 1 to 3 p.m. Any and all are welcome to join in and try their luck at speaking or just listening to New Ulm German spoken. The GBHS Library is at 1200 South Broadway rear ...

Hy-Vee donates to NUMC

Submitted photo New Ulm Hy-Vee recently donated $988.34 to support Virginia Piper Cancer Institute-New Ulm. This donation was provided from funds raised at Hy-Vee during the month of October. Donations to VPCI-New Ulm allow patients and their families to have access to the extra support and ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at New Ulm Event Center, 301 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 ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Chicken Rice Hotdish, Green Beans, Iceberg Lettuce, Peaches Tuesday: Hot Ham & Cheese on Bun, Baked Beans, Lettuce Salad, Pears Wednesday: Grilled Chicken Patty, Sweet Corn, Lettuce, Mixed Fruit Thursday: Tater Tot Hotdish, Bread, Mixed Vegetables, ...

Santa’s Closet donation

Submitted photo Sertoma Club of New Ulm received a donation from the Flying Dutchmen Cycle Club of New Ulm for their Santa’s Closet project. Santa’s Closet provides toys, hats and mittens and books to children in need at Christmas time. Pictured: LaNaye Kral from Sertoma; Charlie Hoffman, ...

Veteran helping Veteran

On Friday, Nov. 30 Tom Cotterman (L) of Jasper\\ receives keys from Kenny Drexler of New Ulm to a van that Drexler donated through the Disabled American Veterans Donor Connect Program. Cotterman, an Army Veteran of the Gulf War who served in Somalia, is a single father of four and has ...

Off the Shelf: Sharing a good book

Sue and I were talking about what we were reading the other day. Go figure. Hazards of working with books, I guess. She said something like: “Here, this is good, I can’t tell you a thing.”? Hmm. Well, I just put that very book down this morning, and she was right about everything. I would ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Springfield Museum Christmas Tree Walk SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Museum is celebrating the holiday season with a Christmas Tree Walk. Over two dozen Christmas trees decorated by organizations in the community are on display at the museum. Each organization has come up with unique ...

2018 Snowmobile Safety Training

NEW ULM — A snowmobile safety course offered in New Ulm will provide certification required by law for anyone born after December 31, 1976. The training will start Saturday, Dec. 14 at 8 a.m. at the River Valley Dutchmen Snowmobile Club House, 24927 Main St. Essig. Participants will have ...

Park & Rec Report

Skate with Santa and the Steel Winter Day of Play TODAY, Sunday, Dec. 2 from 1-4 p.m. at the New Ulm Civic Center. FREE skating for the afternoon with Santa, the Steel and friends to holiday music, decorate holiday treats, crafts and more! Please bring non-perishable item to help support the ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at New Ulm Event Center, 301 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 ...

Editor’s Mailbag

St. George Youth Bingo Sunday ST. GEORGE — The youth members of the St. George Catholic United Financial are sponsoring a “Holiday Bingo” Sunday, afternoon Dec. 2, at 1:30 p.m. in the St. George parish center. Prizes for the bingo will be holiday articles and treats. Desserts, ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Hot Dog on a Bun, Baked Benas, Iceberg Lettuce, Peaches Tuesday: Beef Steak Fingers, Bread, Broccoli, Pineapple Wednesday: Hamburger Rice Hot Dich, Sweet Corn, Madarin Oranges Thursday: Meat Calzone, Mixed Vegetables, Lettuce, Mixed Fruit Friday: Pita ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Concord Singers headline ‘A Holly Jolly Christmas Show’ NEW ULM — The State Street Theater Company will present ‘A Holly Jolly Christmas’, a holiday variety show featuring the Concord Singers on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. with a matinee performance on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. The ...

Off the Shelf: Holiday inspiration

The Parade of Lights has ushered in the holiday season here in New Ulm! If you’re in the holiday spirit, you can find inspiration for the season with these new holiday books, available at the New Ulm Library. The holidays are a time to get together with family and friends. If you are ...

Park & Rec Report

Adult Basketball League: Get your buddies together for 5-on-5 un-officiated basketball league! League will play Sunday evenings beginning Dec. 2 and run until late February/early March. Fee is just $150 per team. Registration forms are available at the Rec Center or online at newulmmn.gov. ...

Turner Ladies gift

A payment on at $10,000 pledge was made to the Turner Hall Capital Campaign from the Turner Hall Ladies, Tuesday. Barb Becker hands Ed Weber, co-chair of the capital campaign the check. Weber said the campaign’s goals is to pave the parking lot, renovate the kitchen and fix the sanitary ...

NUHS Class of 1978 40 Year Reunion

The New Ulm High School class of 1978 had their 40th Class Reunion on Saturday, September 29. The class size was originally 302 and 17 have passed away since. Those in attendance are pictured as follows: front row left to right – Diane Berg, Betti Hanson Kamolz, Nancy Backer Genelin, Nancy ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at New Ulm Event Center, 301 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 ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: BBQ Pork Sandwich, Corn, Vegetable Sticks, Lettuce, Fruit Tuesday: Beef Steak Fingers, Bread, Broccoli, Pineapple Wednesday: Silly Fish Muggets, Broccoli, Vegetable Sticks, Lettuce, Fruit Thursday: Hamburger Soup & Bread, Green Beans, Vegetable ...