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Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Served an arrest warrant for failure to appear in court to a 47-year-old New Ulm woman, at 1729 Jefferson St. N., at 5:01 p.m. Monday. The woman was transported to the Brown County Jail without incident. • Received a phone call at 12:40 p.m. Tuesday about a dog without ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Received a report about two-vehicle crash without injuries in icy roads at 20th St. North and Broadway at 3:27 p.m.. A 2001 Peterbuilt tow truck driven by Erik T. Marquette, 33, Montrose, was stopped at a stop sign on 20th North and Broadway, facing east. A 2017 Chevy ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Mailbag

New Ulm Gem & Mineral Society meets Feb. 10 MORGAN — The New Ulm Gem & Mineral Society will meet Sunday, Feb. 10 at the Morgan Public Library at 1 p.m.. in the lower level meeting room. Wheelchair accessible. A DVD on agates will be shown. Show-and-tell is encouraged. For more ...

Journal Delivery may be delayed Wednesday

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Attention Journal subscribers: Due to the extremely cold weather, The Journal will not be requiring its carriers to deliver papers on Wednesday, Jan. 30. Our top concern in this cold snap is the safety of our carriers. Wednesday's paper is being printed. Carriers will deliver it at their ...

Local schools close through Wednesday with cold on the way

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NEW ULM — Stay inside, and stay warm, weather forecasters are warning Minnesotans. Sub-zero temperatures and strong winds are expected to drop wind chill levels to –60 degrees over the next two days. The combination of snow and extreme cold has forced an early cancellation of local ...

New Ulm resident receives racist hate mail

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NEW ULM — In October, Alma Marin of New Ulm received the New Ulm Human Rights Commission’s Human Rights award for her work on behalf of the right of all. Two weeks ago, Marin received a hate mail letter in her mailbox from an anonymous person who objected to a public statement she made ...

Jury trial begins for New Ulm man charged with sex assault

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NEW ULM — A four-day jury trial for a 23-year-old New Ulm man charged with three counts of felony criminal sexual conduct involving a younger teenage girl began Monday in Brown County District Court. A jury of six men and six women was chosen Monday. About 60 jurors were called to jury duty ...

Classes offered at State Street Theater

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NEW ULM — Community Education & the State Street Theater Co. are teaming up to bring theater classes to the community. The next class offering is a series of acting classes taught by Luverne Seifert on Saturday, Feb. 2. “Larval Masks” will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. ...

New Concert Series planned at State Street Theater

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NEW ULM — In addition to its other plays and performing art events, State Street Theater Co. announceS a new concert series for 2019 titled “Unplugged.” It offers three evenings of acoustic music at the State Street Theater. The first concert will take place on Friday, Feb. 22, ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

Redwood County Sheriff’s Office • Responded to a two-vehicle crash without reported injuries at CSAH 10 and 220th St., south of Lucan at 12:26 p.m. Saturday. A 2018 Chevrolet Impala driven by Paige Netzke, 22, Lamberton, was southbound on CSAH 10, approaching 220th St, was unable to stop ...

Court Proceedings

Court News and Tickets

Brown County District Court • Daniel R. Earl, 49, 918 S. German St., New Ulm, was charged Monday with felony 5th-degree drug possession-not small amount of marijuana, gross misdemeanor 5th-degree drug possession-not small amount of marijuana and petty misdemeanor drug possession/sale ...

Facing Alzheimer’s: Author presents ‘Mike and Me’

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NEW ULM — Author Rosalys Peel gave a presentation on her book “Mike and Me: An inspiring Guide for Alzheimer’s Couples,” at the New Ulm Community Center, Sunday. This was the final presentation in the Life Living Series on Facing Alzheimer’s Together. The New Ulm Library, United Way ...

New Ulm declares downtown snow emergency

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A DOWNTOWN SNOW EMERGENCY has been declared in the City of New Ulm for Tuesday, January 29, from 1:30 a.m. to completion. During this time vehicles parked within the signed downtown snow emergency route will be tagged and towed. Overnight parking during the snow emergency is available in ...

Public notices

Legals

MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in the conditions of the ...

Hanska FD ice fishing tourney draws lots of anglers, few fish

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HANSKA — Nearly 250 people braved the cold to support the Hanska Fire Department Saturday. The fifth annual Haska Fire Department Fishing Tournament was held on Lake Hanska. The tournament began at 11 a.m. and with the first 90 minutes 233 ice anglers registered for the contest. This ...

NUACS warms it up with annual Snowfest theme

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NEW ULM — The weather was chilly outside, but New Ulm Area Catholic Schools (NUACS) was offering a warm weather theme for its annual Snowfest Fundraiser. This year’s theme was “Lake Life.” The gym of St. Anthony Elementary was decorated around the theme of summer at the lake and many ...

Park & Rec Report

Communities

Weight Lifting for Women Class is a 6-week, 60-minute program designed to familiarize women with fitness equipment, providing skills needed to plan weight room workouts. Classes run Wednesdays at 5 p.m. Jan. 30 through March 6. Register at the Rec Center or online at newulmmn.gov Tot Swim is ...

Police Log

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • A two vehicle accident occurred at 12:14 p.m. Saturday at the Hwy 14 and N. Garden Street intersection. A 2014 Toyota Camry driven by Donald Lee Nitchie, 65, of New Ulm was southbound on Garden Street through the intersection. A 2014 Chevy Equinox driven by Daniel Henry ...

Blood donations continue

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American Red Cross Collections Technician Bobby Baxter, left, collects blood from Allen Dauer of rural New Ulm at the Red Cross blood drive at Alliance Bank Friday. The next Red Cross blood donation opportunity is noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 700 S. Broadway, ...