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Police department’s Little Free Library opens

Local News

NEW ULM — On Thursday, New Ulm City Council President Charles Schmitz, along with staff of the New Ulm Police Department (NUPD), officially opened the police department’s Little Free Library that is located near the intersection of 1st South and Washington Streets. The location of the ...

Water main flushing in New Ulm

Local News

NEW ULM — The PUC Water Department will begin flushing water mains in the City of New Ulm, on Monday, Oct. 15. The department will start flushing on North & South Front Street. The flushing will be approximately between the hours of 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Avoid doing any laundry when ...

Trapshooting Season Wraps Up for Sleepy Eye FFA

Agribusiness

SLEEPY EYE — The Sleepy Eye FFA Chapter has completed its trap shooting season. There are three shoots for the season: Springfield, Mt. Lake, and then the State Shoot at Marshall. Trap shooting and sporting clays are two of the three major forms of competitive clay pigeon shooting. The ...

School Lunch Menus

Communities

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Chicken Gravy over Rice, Lettuce, Broccoli, Pineapple Tuesday: Hamburger Goulash Hotdish, Green Beans, Lettuce, Mandarin Oranges Wednesday: Pigs in a Blanket, Baked Beans, Lettuce, Mixed Fruit Thursday: NO SCHOOL Friday: NO SCHOOL St. Paul’s Lutheran ...

Five generations

Communities

Submitted photo Lillian Fruhwirth of New Ulm recently celebrated the arrival of her great-great grandaughter, Scarlett Miller of St. Michael. The family is pictured above: (Bottom row, left to right): Lillian Fruhwirth of New Ulm and her daughterr Diane LeBrun of Gaylord. (Back row, left to ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (October 12, 2018) ORDINANCE NO. 18- 026, FIFTH SERIES CITY OF NEW ULM, BROWN COUNTY, MINNESOTA AN ORDINANCE RE- GULATING SPECIAL VEHICLES BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW ULM: SECTION I: That the following subdivisions of ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Mailbag

Gem & Mineral Society to meet MORGAN — The New Ulm Gem & Mineral Society will meet Sunday, Oct. 21 at 1 p.m. at the Morgan Public Library in the lower level meeting room. Everyone is invited to attend. Bring your rocks, fossils gems for identification. For more information call ...

Work continues on post office

Local News

NEW ULM — Construction work continues at the front of the New Ulm Post Office, 27 S. German St., this week. The post office is undergoing construction that will include the installation of new drain tile. It will replace damaged tile that caused basement water intrusion, New Ulm Post Office ...

Prochniak, Wesselmann in race for county auditor

Local News

NEW ULM — After four years as Brown County auditor-treasurer and many years of experience as the assistant auditor-treasurer, Jean Prochniak said she truly loves the diversity of her job. “Coming to work each day brings a new challenge,” Prochniak said. “It is great working with our ...

Workshops to help Brown County non-profits

Local News

NEW ULM — Ben S. Winchester, Extension Service for Community Vitality - University of Minnesota will address “New Patterns in Rural Non-Profits and Volunteerism.”  The same workshop will be held in two locations on Thursday, Nov. 8. The first is from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (October 11, 2018) Milford Township Public Input Hearing Notice to residents of Milford Township that the town board is con- sidering the construc- tion of a new town hall. A public hearing for in- put on the construction site and size of struc- ture ...

Brown County Record

Court News and Tickets

(All charges are petty misdemeanors unless otherwise noted) DRUG POSSESSION/SALE SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA-NO REMUNERATION Travis J. Parker, 23221 430th St., Belview, $135; also possession of drug paraphernalia, $50; open bottle possession, $100; RESTRICTED PARKING AS MARKED Patrick H. ...

Court Proceedings

Court News and Tickets

Brown County District Court • Jody R. Dummer, 60, 809 12th St. S., New Ulm, was charged with two counts of gross misdemeanor 2nd-degree DWI Tuesday. According to court documents, a Brown County Sheriff’s Investigator was northbound on Broadway in an unmarked squad car at 9:45 a.m. Oct. ...

NU man faces four animal charges

Local News

Police find dead goat in vehicle NEW ULM — A 28-year-old New Ulm man faces four misdemeanor charges for allegedly tying up a goat in a vehicle behind the B&L Bar Aug. 25-26 before it died in the vehicle. Misdemeanor charges of overworking or mistreating animals, animal cruelty, ...

Local public housing receives high score

Local News

NEW ULM — Local public housing has received a high score on a recent assessment from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Economic Development Authority (EDA) heard during a short meeting Tuesday. Periodically HUD completes an assessment of public housing programs ...

Planning panel OKs applications

Local News

NEW ULM — The Brown County Planning Commission unanimously approved a final plat application and two preliminary plat applications Tuesday: • A final plat application filed by Mary Runge on property owned by Glenn W. Runge Trust and Thomas Blackstad, known as Black Run Farm Site, 5.95 ...

Sleept Eye Council OKs campground improvement project

Local News

SLEEPY EYE — The Sleepy Eye City Council unanimously approved a proposal to expand the Sportsman's Park campground Tuesday night. Plans call for an additional road loop in the park to include eight camping spots, pending approval by the Brown Nicollet Environmental Health Department. ...

Off the Shelf: Automatic renewals

Communities

We’re trying something new here at the library and we think you’ll like it. You may have noticed that some of the items you have checked out from the New Ulm library have a different due date than you thought they had. Your eyes are not playing tricks on you! New Ulm Public Library is now ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Responded to a harassment report at 19 Minnesota St. N. at 5:26 p.m. Monday. Threats were made in reference to a Facebook post regarding a local incident. A report was sent to the Brown County Attorney’s Office for charge consideration.

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (October 3, 10, 17, 2018) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF BROWN IN DISTRICT COURT FIFTH JUDICIAL Case Type: Other Civil/ Miscellaneous Court File No. 08-CV-18-945 In Re Matter of the Dis- tribution of unclaimed Funds Registered in the Name of Geo. ...

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