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Board tables gravel mine requests

Local News

NEW ULM — Brown County commissioners unanimously approved resolutions to table conditional use permit (CUP) applications to renew existing gravel mine operation permits in sections 29 and 32 in North Star Township, Tuesday. The resolution to table action to the May 22 meeting, came after ...

Off the Shelf: Preserving your Memories at the Library, Part II

Communities

By Leasa Sieve Reference Librarian As you read in this column a few weeks ago, New Ulm Public Library is developing a lab where you can convert your VHS tapes and audiocassettes to the most current digital format. That’s right. You once again will be able to watch those beautiful, ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • A bicycle was reported stolen Monday at 4:19 p.m. from a residence on the 2500 block of Bridge St. S. The bike is described as green or teal, Mongoose brand possibly with a 24-inch wheel. • Police took a male into custody Monday at 7:48 p.m. from a location on the 1400 ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (May 15,16 2018) OFFICE OF THE MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE Certificate of As- sumed Name Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 333 The filing of an as- sumed name does not provide a user with ex- clusive rights to that name. The filing is re- quired for consumer ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Mailbag

ECFE Vehicle Fair May 23rd NEW ULM — District 88’s Early Childhood and Family Education will hold its Vehicle Fair on Wednesday, May 23. ECFE will fill the Jefferson School parking lot with as many different vehicles as they can find. They have everything from a police car to a semi to a ...

Court Proceedings

Court News and Tickets

Brown County District Court • Ricky Pacheco, 42, Fresno, Ca., was charged with gross misdemeanor 2nd degree refusal to submit to chemical test and 3rd degree DWI May 14. According to court documents, New Ulm Police wer on patrol at 1:34 a.m. May 14 when their attention was drawn to a ...

Brown County Record

Court News and Tickets

(All charges are petty misdemeanors unless otherwise noted) DOMESTIC ASSAULT-SUBSEQUENT VIOLATION Michael C. Cowell, 219 Adams St. S.E., Madelia, $1,060; 365 days local confinement, 309 days stayed for two years Supervised probation, complete chemical use and diagnostic assessments, follow ...

Earth moving continues

Local News

A light afternoon rain falls as heavy earth-moving equipment moves up and down the eastern Minnesota River Valley bluff, east of Third North Street, May 14. New Ulm Gateway construction including replacing the Minnesota River and Front Street bridges, plus building an interchange at the Y ...

Park & Rec Commission selects oversight panel reps

Local News

NEW ULM — Two members of the Park and Recreation Commission were recommended for appointment to the Reinvest in New Ulm (RENU) Oversight Committee Tuesday. The commissioners selected Toby Freier and Chris Vorwerk to serve on the Oversight Committee. The Oversight Committee will include the ...

Revised blight ordinance before council

Local News

NEW ULM — A revised blight ordinance comes before the City Council Tuesday. A Blight Committee was appointed earlier in the year consisting of Councilors Larry Mack and Dave Christian, Police Chief Myron Wieland, Fire Chief Paul Macho, Community Development Director Dave Schnobrich and ...

CHS Industrial Art Show

Local News

Eleventh-grader Heidi Hoffman, left, stands next to her storage cabinet and Nathan Hauser, 12th grade, stands behind his table coffee during the Cathedral High School Industrial Art Show Monday in the gym.

Authorities search for New Ulm man

Local News

NEW ULM — Law enforcement is searching for a 33-year-old New Ulm man facing charges of felony identity theft, financial transaction card fraud and obtaining telecommunications services for personal use by fraud. An arrest warrant was issued after charges were filed in Brown County District ...

Flat Track Racing

Communities

The Flying Dutchmen Motorcycle Club is holding its annual Flat Track Racing for motorcycles and quads this weekend, Saturday and Sunday at the Flying Dutchmen clubgrounds. Noon start each day. Pit pass is $10; spectator passes are $6. Children 10 and under and adults 65 and older are free. The ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. Highway 14 and Nicollet County Road 37 at 1:34 a.m. May 14. A 42-year-old Fresno, Ca. man was taken into custody on suspicion of Driving While Intoxicated and processed at the Brown County Law Enforcement Center. • ...

Public notices

Legals

May 15,16 2018) OFFICE OF THE MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE Certificate of As- sumed Name Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 333 The filing of an as- sumed name does not provide a user with ex- clusive rights to that name. The filing is re- quired for consumer ...

Mother’s Day yoga

Local News

Prenatal and Mindful Mamas Yoga instructor Kinzie Eckstein, left, New Ulm, and Kelly Kral of New Ulm practice yoga at the New Ulm Wellness Collective, 15 S. Minnesota St. May 13. The class is designed to support, nurture and challenge the body and spirit for women on their journey of motherhood.

Dempseys receive Sertoma Service to Mankind award

Local News

NEW ULM — A local couple is being honored for their dedication to the community and opening their home to children. Terry and Janet Dempsey have been awarded the Sertoma Club’s Service to Mankind Award. They will be honored during an annual banquet Tuesday, May 22, at the New Ulm Country ...

County Board considers ‘recapture bags’

Local News

NEW ULM — Brown County commissioners will consider the purchase of “recapture” bags May 15 using SCORE recycling bunds from Blue Lakes Plastics to start an agricultural plastic recycling program. Brown County Recycling has been in contact with livestock producers and other producers of ...

New vet enjoys variety when treating animals

Monday Business

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Regional Veterinary Clinic expanded its roster of doctors with the addition of Dr. Stacy Melzer. Melzer has been a veterinarian for eight years. She says her favorite part of the job is how every day is unique. “You do everything,” Melzer said. “You see ...

New investment advisor at Alliance Bank

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Alliance Bank has hired Nate Windschitl as a new investment advisor and the Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped by to welcome him. Nate is a New Ulm native with nearly 19 years of experience in finance. He was approached by Alliance to come on ...