Monday Business

Farm show coming up

NEW ULM — The 38th annual New Ulm Farm-City Hub Club Farm Show will be held Friday, March 8, and Saturday, March 9, at the New Ulm Civic Center on the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm. Friday’s hours are 1 to 8 p.m.; Saturday’s hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Hub Club show is the ...

Sleepy Eye bank represents industry in Washington, D.C.

SLEEPY EYE — Adam Dittrich, Americana Community Bank President and CEO, was chosen to be part of a delegation of U.S. Community Bankers meeting with freshman congressmen in Washington, D.C. The group of more than 100 bankers and state banking association members representing more than two ...

Century 21 welcomes Daniel Haala to Red Shoe

NEW ULM — Dan Haala has been a full time agent since 2009 specializing in residential, investment, commercial, land, and farm needs in New Ulm, Sleepy Eye and surrounding areas. Dan received his GRI designation in 2011. In his spare time he enjoys sporting events, spending time with his ...

New manager for American Legion Post 132 club

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at the American Legion Post 132 to welcome Denise Palmer as the new manager. Since she started in October, she has been updating the website with more information, helping with the dining room and bar, and fielding ...

New vet greeted at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center

Dr. Caroline Rauschendorfer is a new veterinarian at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center. The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped by to welcome and meet her. Caroline, who is originally from Michigan, began working here in August. Since graduating from Iowa ...

New kitchen manager welcomed at Green Mill

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at the Green Mill to welcome Adam Aufderheide as the new kitchen manager. Adam comes from Portland, Oregon, where he has been in the restaurant hospitality business since 2002. He has done everything from busing tables ...

New Ulm Medical Center welcomes new mental health provider

NEW ULM — New Ulm Medical Center announced that Kelly Jarcho, APRN, has joined the hospital staff as a mental health counselor. She will care for both inpatients and outpatients at the hospital. Jarcho received both her Bachelor of Science and Master’s degrees in Nursing from the College ...

Nuvera receives an ACG Minn. 2019 BOLD Awards Nomination

NEW ULM — Nuvera was recently nominated for an Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Minnesota BOLD Award. The BOLD Awards honor and celebrate cutting-edge organizations and the leaders that have made BOLD moves to positively grow, restructure, or enhance their companies for the benefit of ...

Atnip joins Frandsen Bank & Trust

NEW ULM — Kevin Atnip has joined the staff of the Wealth Management and Trust Division of Frandsen Bank & Trust as a wealth management advisor. In his role, Atnip will work directly with investment, IRA, and retirement plan clients as well as with prospective clients and local attorneys ...

Citizens Bancorporation holds annual meeting

NEW ULM — Citizens Bancorporation of New Ulm, Inc., parent company of Citizens Bank Minnesota, held its annual meeting on January 15. Citizens Bancorporation is owned by approximately 400 shareholders from New Ulm and the surrounding area. Re-elected to three-year terms were incumbent ...

Citizens Bancorporation reports promotions

NEW ULM — Citizens Bancorporation of New Ulm, Inc., parent company of Citizens Bank Minnesota, is pleased to announce the following promotions: Julia Baumgartner, SVP/Chief Operations Officer Baumgartner joined Citizens in 1991 as a Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer and was promoted ...

New pediatrician, director of clinic operations

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at the New Ulm Medical Center Allina Health to welcome Dr. Obehi Okojie, pediatrician, and the new Director of Clinic Operations Brie Taralson. Dr. Okojie is a Washington, D.C., native who completed her ...

Nuvera honored by 2018 Census of Women in Corporate Leadership

NEW ULM — Nuvera was recently named one of the “Honor Roll” companies in The 2018 Minnesota Census of Women in Corporate Leadership conducted by St. Catherine University, in collaboration with Twin Cities Business. This elite group of Minnesota companies were recognized for 20 percent or ...

First Three Complete Citizens Leadership Academy

NEW ULM — Citizens Bank Minnesota announces that Melissa Bergeman, Lisa Reinarts and Jenn Wendorff recently completed CitizensLeadership Academy (CLA). The CLA is an internal two-year program that was developed to grow leadership skills of staff members to prepare them to take on bigger ...

Pastor Rob Guenther welcomed at St. John’s

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Pastor Rob Guenther, new pastor at St. John’s Lutheran Church. Pastor Guenther grew up in a suburb of Seattle and found his way to Minnesota to attend MLC College. After graduation he was called to ...

Pierson is Finance Director at Chuck Spaeth Ford

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce made a stop at Chuck Spaeth Ford to welcome Matt Pierson as a new Finance Director! Matt is a 2002 graduate of New Ulm and is moving back to the area with his wife and son. Coming back from St. James, Matt was ...

Schwichtenberg joins Gislason & Hunter

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at Gislason & Hunter Law Firm to welcome new attorney Rhett Schwichtenberg. Rhett comes from Edina, and is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School, Juris Doctor with a Business Law ...

Promotions announced at HOP

MADELIA — Ogden Newspapers of Minnesota - House of Print announced staff promotions in the HR, Press and Sales Departments.  Renee Petersen has been promoted to office manager/Human Resources.  Petersen has a background in office and human resources with 18 plus years experience with Palm ...

Coop recaps year

Bird Island — Central Region Cooperative (CRC) detailed its fiscal year ending 7/31/2018 financial results and elected three directors, at its first annual meeting held on Tuesday afternoon, December 4. More than 100 patrons/members/employees attended the meeting held at the Bird Island ...