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BCHS meeting March 5 NEW ULM — The Brown County Humane Society will hold its annual meeting in the restaurant area of Turner Hall on Monday, March 5, beginning at 6 p.m. After a welcome by the Board of Directors Chair Amy Bloedel, members will receive reports on the 2017 activity at the ...

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ECFE Gym Night Friday NEW ULM — Have children who need to run off some extra energy? ECFE Family Gym Night provides an indoor space for kids to scooter, jump, play ball, use riding toys, and lots more. Friday, March 2 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Washington Learning Center. This is a free family ...

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Auditions for ‘Rumors’ this weekend NEW ULM — A tenth anniversary party for a power couple sure sounds like a lovely way to spend an evening — unless you are on the guest list for “Rumors,” Neil Simon’s hilarious send-up of the privileged class. The production, directed by ...

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First Choice Pregnancy Services Fundraiser NEW ULM — First Choice Pregnancy Services is holding a Fundraiser at McDonald’s in New Ulm on Wednesday, Feb. 14, from 4 to 7 p.m. During that time McDonald’s will donate a portion of the food sales to First Choice Pregnancy Services. First ...

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Kimmel and friends at CASTLE NEW ULM — Dick Kimmel will hold a Songwriter’s Showcase for CASTLE (Community And Seniors Together Learning Environment), along with songwriters Andrea Lyn and Lori Jean on Tuesday, Feb. 6 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the New Ulm Community Center, 600 N German ...

NU-Telecom donation

Submitted photo NU-Telecom employees recently held an internal fundraiser to support fellow employee, Becki Herzog, as she participates in The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Big Climb Minneapolis in February. Pictured are NU-Telecom’s Nick Asmus presenting Becki with the donation of $385.

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League of Women Voters, Library to Host Book Discussion NEW ULM — The public is invited to a book discussion hosted by the New Ulm League of Women Voters and New Ulm Public Library on Monday, February 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the library, 17 N. Broadway. League member and Library Director Kris ...

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Legos Club at the Library NEW ULM — Families are invited to come to Lego Club in the Children’s Room at New Ulm Public Library on Saturday, JAN. 20 from 10 a.m. TO 12 p.m. All ages are welcome to build, sort, create and have fun with Legos. There will be a Lego challenge as well as some ...

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CAST offers ‘Hang Up on Fraud’ seminar NEW ULM — Fraud happens daily and it seems that it is reported weekly to the New Ulm Police Department. Most often, it’s a money scam where good people send their hard-earned money at the request of someone they don’t know who claims they have ...

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Life Living Series continues with Toni Schutta NEW ULM — The 2018 Life Living Speaker Series continues Monday, January 22 at 7 p.m. with Toni Schutta, who will present “How to Raise a Kind-Hearted Child in a Selfie Culture.” Schutta is a parenting coach, parenting speaker, and licensed ...

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Nicollet Community Holiday Dinner NICOLLET — The Nicollet High School FFA and all Student Organizations are hosting a Nicollet Area Holiday Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 13, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Nicollet Public School Commons, 1 N. Pine St. The purpose for this dinner is to provide ...

Food Shelf Donation

Submitted photo Minnesota Valley Testing Labs (MVTL) held a Holiday contest to raise donations for the Food Shelves in New Ulm, MN and Bismarck, ND. A total of 1542 items were donated during the contest from the 10 departments vying for the win and the prize of a pizza party. The Bismarck Lab ...

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Heartland Express will operate on MLK Day NEW ULM — Brown County Heartland Express will operate as normal for MLK day on Monday, Jan. 15. If you need to schedule a ride for that day, please make sure to call the Brown County Heartland Express office at 507-359-2717, or 800-707-2717 before ...

Turner Hall Donation

Submitted photo A donation of $5,000 has been made to Turner Hall to be used to purchase new kitchen equipment to be installed in the remodeled kitchen. Dr. Ann Vogel made this donation in recognition of the present Turner Hall staff, renovation contractors, and legion of volunteers, Turner ...

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Winner has yet to claim prize ROSEVILLE — The winner of a $1 million lottery ticket sold in New Ulm has yet to claim their prize. A ticket sold at the Casey’s General Store in New Ulm was one of two winners for the Minnesota Millionaire Raffle of New Year’s Day. The other ticket, sold ...

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Heartland Express open on MLK Day NEW ULM — Brown County Heartland Express will operate as normal for Martin Luther KingDday on Monday, Jan. 15. If you need to schedule a ride for that day, please call the Brown County Heartland Express office at 507-359-2717, or 800-707-2717 before 3 p.m. ...

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Mankato Area Youth Wind Ensemble seeking young musicians MANKATO — The newly-minted Mankato Area Youth Wind Ensemble is looking for musicians ages 14 and up to join its ranks. Any student who plays brass, woodwind, and percussion concert band instruments (including piano, harp, and string ...

NU-Telecom Donation

NU-Telecom employees recently held internal fundraisers to support the Shop with a Hero Program in New Ulm. Pictured are Aaron and Leah Widmark (Shop with a Hero Program) and Steve Baker (NU-Telecom).

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Free Community Breakfast Saturday NEW ULM — A Free Community Breakfast will be held Saturday, Dec. 30 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. Bring family, friends and the grandkids. All ...

LWV Forum Replay available

NEW ULM — On Nov. 30, the League of Women Voters, New Ulm and the New Ulm Human Rights Commission hosted a Public Forum, “Election Integrity: Process & Policy, “ the forum was recorded by NUCAT and is available on you tube https://youtu.be/bkWXYwcSZQk Speakers include Minnesota’s ...