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MVL presents: ‘You Can’t Beat the House’

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NEW ULM — The student actors in Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s play are learning the hard way that “You Can’t Beat the House.” “You Can’t Beat the House” is a 2003 play written by Pat Cook. MVL students will perform it at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday in ...

Sleepy Eye man faces criminal sex charges

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NEW ULM — Criminal sexual conduct charges were filed against a 41-year-old Sleepy Eye man in Brown County District Court Tuesday. Thomas R. Kolbe II, 629 2nd Ave. N.W. also faces misdemeanor charges for interrupting an emergency phone call and domestic assault. His conditional bail was ...

Holy Trinity Class of 1958

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Submitted Photo The Holy Trinity High School Class of 1958 held its 60th anniversary reunion recently. Seated (from left): Rhonelda (Franta) Hoffman, Delores (Schwab) Goblirsch, Charles Guggisberg, Gloria (Schugel) Scheid, Eva (Dauer) Cestari, Marlys (Domeier) Waibel, Loralyn (Fischer) ...

Off the Shelf: A Libby Lesson

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Did you know we have thousands of ebooks and audiobooks available in our local library system for you to download to your smartphone or tablet? All you need is a library card and an app. Yes, there’s an app for that; it’s called Libby. If you already use our Overdrive app to download ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Received a report of vandalism at 6:23 p.m. Monday at Mueller, Harmon and Johnson Parks, from New Ulm Park and Recreation Department staff. Grafitti was reported in all three parks. A damage estimate was not available. • Received a report of a theft at 11:04 a.m. ...

Editor’s Mailbag

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The Grand accepting art for ArtScape Juried Art Show NEW ULM — The Grand Center for Arts and Culture is accepting submissions for the 10th Annual New Ulm ArtScape Juried Art Show on Saturday, Nov. 24, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday, Nov. 26, 2017 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 27 from 10 a.m. to ...

With trolls and treats, Halloween arrives early at Kids X-Cel

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NEW ULM — Halloween came a little early to the Kids X-Cel Center. Monday night, area kids were invited to Trunk or Treat in the daycare center parking lot. Turnout of the event was high. The event started at 6 p.m. and all the little ghosts and goblins arrived on schedule. Those giving ...

U.S. Senate hopeful Housley in New Ulm in last push before election

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NEW ULM — In the last push before the election, GOP candidate for the U.S. Senate Karin Housley visited New Ulm. The seat is currently held by Democrat Tina Smith who was appointed to the seat following the resignation of Sen. Al Franken. The winner of the Nov. 6 election will finish out ...

NOAA forecasts warmer than average winter

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College Park, MD — More of the United States will experience more warmer-than-average than colder-than-average temperatures this winter, according to a National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) report. In addition, there’s a 70 to 75 percent chance, El Nino (unusually ...

Semi crashes south of New Ulm

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The Minnesota State Patrol and a two truck tend to a semi tractor trailer that collided with a guard rail on State Highway 15, several miles south of New Ulm early Monday afternoon. No further information was available.

Chief deputy gives advice after SE police impersonator report

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Stop in public area, call 911 BROWN COUNTY — Brown County Chief Deputy Jason Seidl released information on how to deal with a police impersonator Monday. The information comes in response to a Sleepy Eye Police report of a police impersonator and resulting theft reported at about 7 a.m. ...

City seeks information on Hermann Monument

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NEW ULM — The City of New Ulm is asking for the public’s help to locate any information on the Hermann Monument in 1897-1950. It is seeking any information to accurately document any changes or construction efforts on the monument during that time period. Currently the city is working ...

Cookbook author to present squash recipes at library

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NEW ULM — Author and food and travel photographer Amanda Paa will present recipes, tips, and knowledge from her cookbook, "Smitten with Squash," at the library on Wednesday, November 7, at 6 p.m. Paa, a New Ulm native, is the creative pulse behind the "Heartbeet Kitchen" blog, where she ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

Brown County Sheriff At 4:06 p.m. Oct. 29, the Brown County Sheriff’s Office received a call in which it was reported that an individual was involved in a hunting accident just north of address of 33070 327th Ave., Morgan, in Brown County. Nadia Meyers, 16, was party-hunting for small ...

Court Proceedings

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Brown County District Court • Kristopher J. Dailey, 36, Brown County Jail, was Nova House, was charged with felony threats of violence Monday. According to court documents, New Ulm Police were dispatched to a New Ulm residence on Oct. 28 for a report that a client threatened a staff member ...

Relics of St. Pio viewed

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Parishioners view the relics of St. Pio of Pietrelcina at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Sunday. The event is part of an historic U.S. tour commemorating the 50th anniversary of his death. Better known as Padre Pio, the saint died in 1968 and was canonized by Pope John Paul II in 2002. ...

Hagedorn talks in German Park

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NEW ULM — Minnesota First District Republican Congressional candidate Jim Hagedorn spoke with supporters in German Park late Sunday afternoon as the sun sank into the western horizon. “Democrats are worried about Jim taking over. This district has the most money spent on ads so far,” ...

Small town municipal liquor stores show losses

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ST. PAUL — While some small town municipal liquor profits can aid city budgets, a number of small town establishments showed losses in 2017 and are required to hold hearings. According to a report compiled by the Office of the State Auditor, Minnesota municipalities were originally ...

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