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Legion serving broasted chicken Saturday NEW ULM — The New Ulm American Legion, 13 S. Minnesota St., is serving a Broasted Chicken meal Saturday Oct. 6 starting at 4 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. or until gone. Enjoy full bar, music on the juke box, good food. Always open to the public, no ...

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Serenity Service at UCC on Sunday NEW ULM — “Serenity Service: A Celebration of Recovery” will be held Sunday, Sept. 30, at 7:30 p.m. at the United Church of Christ, 301 S. Minnesota St. The service is being held in recognition of September as “National Recovery Month.” This is an ...

Turner Ladies Annual Sauerkraut Supper is Thursday

NEW ULM — ON Thursday, Sept. 27, the Turner Ladies will be serving their Sauerkraut for the 59th year. In 1956 the charge per meal was $1. This year the charge is $10. In 62 years the price has increased by merely $9. In 2010 deliveries were implemented, dinners are delivered to private ...

Holy Trinity Class of 1953

Submitted Photo The Class of 1953 of Holy Trinity High School held its 65th reunion on Sept. 8 at the New Ulm Country Club. Those attending are seated from the left: Ruth (Schugel) Palmer, Marian (Simon) Zollner, Joanne (Dallmann) Wolf, La Verne (Hofmeister) Schapekahm, Shirley ...

Low Vision Resource Gathering Sept. 24

NEW ULM — A Low Vision Resource Gathering will take place on Monday, Sept. 24, starting at 1 p.m. The location for the gathering is Ridgeway on 23rd, 720 23rd North in New Ulm. Featured as a guest speaker is Stacy Shamblott and Eric Nelson from the Low Vision Store will be there, too. ...

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Low Vision gathering in New Ulm Sept. 24 NEW ULM — A Low Vision Resource Gathering will take place on Monday, Sept. 24, starting at 1 p.m. The location for the gathering is Ridgeway on 23rd, 720 23rd North in New Ulm. Featured as a guest speaker is Stacy Shamblott and Eric Nelson from the ...

Library to present American Bison program

NEW ULM — Riverside History and Nature Learning Center Curator Ron Bolduan and DNR Naturalist Scott Kudelka will present “American Bison” on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 6:30 p.m. at New Ulm Public Library. As the largest mammal on the Great Plains, millions of bison once roamed North America ...

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Auto Restorers Car Show ST. PETER — The Auto Restorers Car Club of St. Peter is holding its 42nd annual Auto Restorers Car Show and Swap Meet. The Car Show will take place on Sunday, September 16 from 6 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. The event will take place on the Nicollet County Fairgrounds in St. ...

Produce Tuesday on Sept. 11

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Area Emergency Food Shelf & Second Harvest Food Bank are offering produce, fruit, bakery items and miscellaneous items. Distribution will be Tuesday, Sept. 11 from 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at 1305 South Valley Street, New Ulm. Signup begins at 10 a.m. Bring your ...

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German speakers meeting Sept. 16 NEW ULM — The New Ulm Deutscher Sprachklub will meet on Sept 16, at Oak Hills Living Center, 1314 8th St. North from 1 to 3 p.m. All are welcome to join in and try your luck or just to listen and have a good time. There is no fee. The main goal is to have ...

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Bloodmobile collects 78 units of blood NEW ULM — The Red Cross Bloodmobile took in 78 units of blood on Friday, the third day of the blood drive in New Ulm. The total was four short of the daily goal of 82. An eight-gallon pin was presented to Ellen Preisinger, and 17 gallon pins were ...

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NEW ULM — The public is invited to Lunch and A Bite of History, at noon on Thursday, Sept. 6 at the Brown County Historical Society Annex. Raymond Godfrey Lehman III will present “The 93rd Infantry Division Colored of World War ll.”  General Lehman (Joe) was born in Sleepy Eye. He ...

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Lind House Association hosts 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, Sept. 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. The menu will feature sirloin steak, corn on the cob, baked beans, pickles, and Dilly ...

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Free Community Breakfast Saturday NEW ULM — A free community breakfast will be served Saturday, Aug. 25 at First United Methodist Church on the corner of Center and Broadway in New Ulm. Come from 8 to 10 a.m. for pancakes, eggs, sausage, and coffee. All are welcome! Sarah Steffel benefit ...

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Caregivers Workshop to be offered at NUMC NEW ULM — Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota will be offering a Powerful Tool for Caregivers Workshop series beginning Sept. 10 at New Ulm Medical Center. It will run for six consecutive Mondays through Oct. 15. Powerful Tools For ...

The Shoe Lady coming to the Kiesling House Sunday

NEW ULM — Programming at the Historic Kiesling House, 220 N. Minnesota St., on Sunday, Aug. 19, features Pegeen Rozeske, The Shoe Lady, a historical re-enactor, shoe maker and New Ulm resident. She will present the Art and Mystery of a Cordwainer. A journeyman shoemaker, Pegeen travels ...

MCHC holding health clinic for hunters, photo contest

MADELIA – The Madelia Community Hospital & Clinic (MCHC) is offering a specially priced health screening specifically for hunters on Wednesday, September 19 from 7 to 9 a.m. in the Clinic. Hunters that attend will have their height and weight recorded, their blood pressure checked, and ...

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Kimmel hosting Jam Session at the Coffee Hag in Mankato MANKATO — Minnesota Music Hall of Fame musician, Dick Kimmel, is hosting a series of acoustic jam sessions at the Coffee Hag, 329 N Riverfront Dr in Mankato. The first jam session will take place on Sunday, Aug. 19, from 3 to 5 p.m. ...

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Historic Kiesling House features Quilting and Wool Spinning on Sunday NEW ULM — The historic Kiesling House, 220 North Minnesota St., will showcase a quilting demonstration this Sunday, August 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. Quilters will demonstrate the art of quilting. Also, they will ...

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CAST program on Smartphones Aug. 21 NEW ULM — Community And Seniors Together (C.A.S.T.), invites everyone to a free presentation on Smartphones with Chad Aukes, owner of Tech Unlimited. It will be held ON Tuesday, August 21 at 10 a.m. at the Community Center, Room 112, 600 N. German St., New ...