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Brown County District Court • Shun D. Brown, 40, 615 German St. N., New Ulm, was charged with felony threats of violence June 19. According to court documents, New Ulm Police were dispatched to 615 N. German St. at 11:35 a.m., June 16 for a reported physical disturbance. At the residence, ...

Brown County Record

Court News and Tickets

(All charges are petty misdemeanors unless otherwise noted) SPEEDING Joshua J. Frailing, Appleton, 80/55, $225; Michael W. Timm, 207 Sorenson St., Storden, 65/55, $125; Lydia M. Bonnett, 7 S. Payne St., New Ulm, 40/30, $125; Robert S. Bode, 1210 Cottonwood St., New Ulm, 65/55, $125; Eric L. ...

Rec on the Go takes off

Local News

Children play spike ball with Park and Recreation Staff in Lincoln Park during the first session of Rec on the Go. Despite the wet conditions, Program Director Tyler Guggisberg estimated about 40 to 50 kids showed up to each session Monday.

Man held pending second-degree murder charge

Local News

ST. JAMES — A 59-year-old St. James man is in custody at the Watonwan County Jail after an alleged June 16 shooting claimed the life of a 43-year-old St. James woman. Scott F. Engelbrecht is being held pending a second-degree murder charge. Formal charges are pending from the Watonwan ...

City Council to authorize RENU plans

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NEW ULM — The City Council will be asked to authorize multiple recommendations from the RENU Oversight Committee today. RENU stands for Reinvest in New Ulm, an initiative to fund infrastructure projects with a city sales tax. During the June 7 meeting of the RENU Oversight Committee, it ...

Feehan, Kimmel, Hohensee talk at DFL picnic

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NEW ULM — Recently-endorsed 1st Congressional District DFL candidate Dan Feehan of Mankato spoke with an air of seriousness at the Brown County DFL annual picnic at Hermann Heights Park June 18. “Our country seems to be pulling apart lately,” Feehan said. “There’s a feeling of fear ...

Ribbon cutting for new playground

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New Ulm Mayor Bob Beussman and playground users were joined by members of the Willkommen Committee for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new German Park playground on Monday.

Enter 2019 NUPU photo contest, win chamber dollars

Local News

NEW ULM — New Ulm Public Utilities reminds customers about the annual Rebate and Conservation Calendar Photo Contest. New this year, for the 2019 calendar, will be a $25 chamber dollars prize for each month’s feature photo selected. Twelve prizes of $25 will be awarded. We may use ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Responded to an assault report at 6 Minnesota St. S. at 1:29 a.m. June 18. A 51-year-old New Ulm man was arrested for assault and DUI.

Community comes together for Kalk

Local News

NEW ULM — Eden “Bliss” Kalk was busy getting just about all the hugs she could handle at Bliss Stock at Turner Hall June 17. Diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer last October, she is now receiving immunotherapy treatment at the Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Zion, Ill. ...

Bankers Association honors New Ulmers

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NEW ULM – Four area residents were honored by the Minnesota Bankers Association (MBA) for their long-time service. Sharon Nordby, Rosemary Melzer, John Wisniewski and Roger Schultz were inducted into the Pioneer Banker Club at the MBA’s Annual Summit June 12. “It is an award of the ...

Brown County Board considers rezoning

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NEW ULM — Brown County commissioners will consider Planning Commission recommendations on June 19. Recommendations include a rezoning application filed by Chad Mathiowetz of Mathiowetz Construction to rezone about 20 aces of land south of County Highway 24 from R-1 Residential Zoning ...

Spengler to represent Minnesota at Boys Nation

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NEW ULM — New Ulm high school student Peter Spengler is one of two delegates selected to represent Minnesota at the 2018 American Legion Boys Nation in Washington, D.C., July 20-28. Spengler was the New Ulm High School delegate to the Minnesota American Legion Boys State at St. John’s ...

Josh Kuck is Executive Chef of Cottonwood Grill

Monday Business

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber stopped by the New Ulm Country Club to welcome Josh Kuck as the Executive Chef of Cottonwood Grill, and to learn about their new menu. Josh is no stranger to a kitchen. A graduate of South Central College in Mankato, Josh says he ...

Tech Unlimited, LLC, has moved

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Tech Unlimited, LLC has moved to new offices at 1326 S Broadway, and the Willkommen Committee stopped by to check them out! Chad Aukes, who has 12 years of experience, started his own business last year. He was previously located in a small office downtown, and this new location ...

Zieske joins Route 1 Interiors as designer

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Route 1 Interiors in New Ulm has added designer, Carissa Zieske. Zieske is a recent graduate of South Dakota State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Entrepreneurial Studies and a minor in Interior Design. She has interned with Route 1 Interiors during school breaks ...

New Vision Tech Solutions’ Jason Steele welcomed

Monday Business

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped by New Vision Tech Solutions to welcome Jason Steele to his new location! Formerly working for Taylor Corporation in Mankato, Jason decided to branch out on his own last year and was working out of his ...

Local company expands to Twin Cities

Monday Business

Nicklasson Athletic Company doubles in size, expands customer offerings NEW ULM — New Ulm’s Nicklasson Athletic Company (NAC) has expanded its services to the Twin Cities, opening a new state-of-the-art sales office and showroom in Edina and doubling its sales team. With this expansion, ...

Public notices

Legals

ay 21, 28, June 4, 11, 18, 25, 2018) NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS hereby given that default has occurred in the condi- tions of that certain mortgage dated _Au- gust 28, 2009, given to secure an original prin- cipal amount of $92,680.00 ...

Brown County Record

Court News and Tickets

(All charges are petty misdemeanors unless otherwise noted) DRIVING AFTER REVOCATION Michael C. Cowell, Mapleton, $185; SPEEDING Brian R. Strate, 25600 CR 29, Sleepy Eye, 70/55, $145; Janet K. Welhelmy, Maple Grove, 73/55, $145; Reid A. Zietlow, Hastings, 65/55, $125; Alexander C. ...