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3M Club donates to NUMAS Haus

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The 3M Club of New Ulm donated $500 to the NUMAS Haus. The funds were raised by selling raffle tickets at their Christmas dinner/dance which the 3M Club donates to local charities. Pictured, left to right, Brian Ubl, 3M Club president, Karla Diehn, NUMAS Haus, and Amy Scheibel and Keith ...

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Pictured, left to right, New Ulm Lions Club President Gayle O’Connor, Lion Sue Keim, Lion Diann Warta and Minnesota Lions Diabetes Foundation trustee Bob Schirlinger.

New Ulm Lions present awards

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NEW ULM — The Lions Club of New Ulm presented awards of recognition to two Lions members at their Feb. 8 meeting. Lion Diann Warta was presented the Minnesota Lions Diabetes Foundation’s “Dream Catcher Award.” Warta was instrumental in supporting the foundation’s “Feed the Pig” ...

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Meghan Moore presented a brief history of ragtime music to members of CASTLE Lifelong Learning.

Life-long learners study ragtime

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NEW ULM — Ahead of viewing “Ragtime, the Musical” CASTLE members were briefed on the history of the music and musical Wednesday. At the New Ulm Community Center, CASTLE (Community and Seniors Together Learning Environment) Lifelong Learning brought in a speaker to discuss the history of ...

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Town Rural Urban Express (TRUE) Transit is offering a route from New Ulm to Mankato on Mondays. The photo shows the bus used.

Need a Monday ride? TRUE Transit can help

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NEW ULM — Do you need a ride to Mankato on Mondays? A new transit company can help. Town Rural Urban Express (TRUE) Transit is offering a route from New Ulm to Mankato on Mondays. The company’s primary route runs through Nicollet, Le Sueur and Blue Earth Counties. After conducting ...

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New Ulm native, book award finalist to publish new book

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NEW ULM — Minneopa Valley Press, Inc., a publishing company specializing in rural literary fiction and nonfiction, has acquired the rights to “The Winter Bees,” fiction, by Minnesota author Jill Kalz. Kalz, from New Ulm, has published poetry in the Nebraska Review, the Ohio Review, ...

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3M Club donates to Beyond the Yellow Ribbon

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The 3M Club on New Ulm presented a check for $500 to Beyond the Yellow Ribbon. The donation was from the raffles held at the 3M Club Christmas dinner/dance. Pictured, left to right, Jolene Rohlik, club secretary, Tina Cariveau, club VP, Koni Goblirsch, club treasurer, Paul Severson, Beyond the ...

Brief lockdown at Milroy school

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MILROY — The Milroy public school was placed on a brief lockdown on Feb. 14. At approximately 11:35 a.m. the Redwood County Sheriff’s office was investigating a domestic assault. During this investigation, deputies attempted to make a traffic stop on a man. A brief pursuit ensued, and ...

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EDA donates land to city

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On Tuesday the Economic Development Authority donated a parcel of land between the Kiesling House and the Lamplighter to the city. This land is mostly empty green space and will remain green space under city ownership. Through this donation Kiesling Park has increased in size allowing for ...

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New Ulm Police • Received a report of a two-vehicle crash without reported injuries at 8th North St. and German. A 2001 Dodge pickup driven by Daniel Windschitl, 55, New Ulm, was southbound on German and a 2005 Ford Escape driven by Brandon Singlaterry, 17, New Ulm, when they collided in the ...

Public notices

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PUBLISH (February 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 2018) NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS hereby given that default has occurred in the condi- tions of that certain mortgage dated May 1, 2009, given to secure an original principal amount of ...

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Family fun night

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Leah Franta, 5, crawls out of the tunnels at the end of the inflatable obstacle course provided by the National Guard during Family Fun Night Tuesday at St. Anthony’s Elementary.

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Regional DNR leader Dennis Frederickson retires

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NEW ULM — After a half century of public service, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Southern Region Director Dennis Frederickson retired Feb. 6. Former DNR Grassland Program Coordinator Scott Roemhildt, a distinguished person in his own right, became the new DNR southern ...

EDA gives parcel of land to city

Local News

NEW ULM — The Economic Development Authority gave the city an early Valentine on Tuesday. The EDA donated a parcel of land next to the Kiesling house to the city. The parcel of land is located between the Kiesling House and the Lamplighter Bar and Grill. At this time the parcel is mostly ...

SE City Council OKs rural fire rate options

Local News

SLEEPY EYE - The Sleepy Eye City Council unanimously approved a resolution setting two rural fire rate options Feb. 13. City Manager Mark Kober said 64 percent of Sleepy Eye Fire Department hours for rural calls in 2017 and 64 percent over the past four years.The 2017 rural fire rate was ...

Brown County DFL OKs resolutions

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BROWN COUNTY — Brown County Democratic Farmer Labor (DFL) resolutions were approved earlier this week. They will be considered by the state party. Approved resolutions include: • Pursue policies that result in more farmers on the land raising crops and livestock, and support and ...

Planning Commission OKs final plat application

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NEW ULM — The Brown County Planning Commission approved a final plate application for a single-lot split application by Timothy Peterson on property owned by the Made L. Tande Testamentary Trust Feb. 12. The application includes 3.38 acres in Section 32, Albin Township. The parcel being ...

Grants deadline approaching

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NEW ULM — Jeff Braegelmann, Chairperson of Grants Committee of the New Ulm Area Foundation, reminds non-profit organizations that the deadline for the 2018 Spring Grant Cycle is March 15. Grants are awarded in the areas of arts, education, economic development and historic preservation. ...

Off the Shelf: Grants add value to the library community

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New Ulm Public Library has launched its five-year strategic plan, and part of the plan focuses on developing the library’s role as a gathering space. One way we further that goal is by grant writing for projects that add value to the library community. I’m thrilled to announce that we have ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (February 7, 14, 21, 28, March 7, 14, 2018) NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VE- RIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AF- FECTED BY THIS AC- TION. NOTICE IS HEREBY ...

Editor’s Mailbag

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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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