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Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at 324 20th South St. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Nursery Available. Baptist CALVARY ...

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Pinball Place open this weekend NEW ULM — The Pinball Place, at 827 N Broadway in New Ulm, will be holding Open Pinball Night on Saturday, Feb. 15, from 6 to 10 p.m. There is a $20 cover charge for guests 15 and over. All machines are on free play. Family Fun Day will be held Sunday, ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: No School Tuesday: Chicken Sandwich, Diced Carrots, Fruit/Vegetable Sticks Wednesday: Meat Loaf/ Bread, Potatoes, Vegetable Sticks/Lettuce, Fruit Thursday: Pork Riblet Sandwich, Baked Beans, Vegetable Sticks/Lettuce, Fruit Friday: Cheese Pizza, ...

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Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table to screen Gettysburg film NEW ULM — The Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table will screen “Gettysburg: The Last Full Measure” at its 6:30 p.m. meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 18. The film is a production of Lou Reda films and includes commentary from ...

Snowmobile Hill Climb Saturday, Feb. 15

SLEEPY EYE — The River Valley Dutchmen Snowmobile Club of Brown County will hold a Snowmobile Hill Climb and side-by-side hill drags on Saturday, Feb. 15, at Golden Gate Campground, 6 miles north of Sleepy Eye on Highway 14. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 6-12, and under 6 ...

Izaak Walton donation

Submitted photo The New Ulm Chapter of the Izaak Walton League just donated a total of $7,250 to the City of New Ulm Park and Recreation Department for the following purposes: Riverside Park Environmental Learning Center programs $3,500; Riverside Park building new accessible ramp and deck ...

Area Church Services

Editor’s Note: Please notify The Journal by Thursday of any changes in service times. Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at 324 20th South St. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. ...

Honor Roll: Cathedral High School

Cathedral High School, Quarter II Honor Roll A Honor Roll: Grade 12: Maggie Fliszar, Tony Geiger, James Gillis, Kyle Goblirsch, Jacob Guggisberg, Emma Henle, Christopher Knowles, Jakob Leshovsky, Kendra Lyimo, Ethan Mixdorf, Gabrielle Rohlik, Isaac Roufs, Will Schabert, Taylor Scherr, Megan ...

Honor Roll: St. Anthony Elementary School

Second Quarter Honor Roll from St. Anthony Elementary School “A” Honor Roll Grade 5 Eli Anderson, Greta Bailey, Kylie Berdan, Camden Berg, Evan Blekestad, Madisen Enevoldsen, Joshua Forstner, Jack Griebel, Emma Hoffmann, John Hoffmann, James Jensen, Emma Mason, Thea Paszkiewicz, Jack ...

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Free Tax Preparation program NEW ULM — United Way of the Brown County Area is offering free tax preparation. Certified tax preparers will be available in the basement of the New Ulm Library on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the season. This service is offered by appointment only ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Turkey Gravy over Rice, Corn & Bread, Lettuce/Veggie Sticks, Fruit Tuesday: Tomato Soup, Grilled Cheese Sandwich, Peas, Lettuce/Veggie Sticks, Fruit Wednesday: Hot Dog on a Bun, Baked Beans, Vegetable Sticks / Lettuce, Fruit Thursday: Cheezy Beefy ...

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Snowshoe, ski or hike by candlelight at Fort Ridgely State Park on Feb. 8 FORT RIDGELY — The Department of Natural Resources will host more than 30 candlelight events at Minnesota state parks and trails this winter, including one at Fort Ridgely State Park on Saturday, Feb. 8. Drop by any ...

Brown County Historical Society provides programs for seniors

NEW ULM — The Brown County Historical Society expanded programs to reach audiences in Brown County facilities that provide housing, assisted living and other services for seniors. This service is one of several programs offered by the BCHS to take presentations to audiences beyond the walls ...

Nuvera gives to hospice programs

Nuvera employees recently held internal fundraisers for local hospice programs. Employees participated in a holiday sweater contest, gift wrapping and an auction. Pictured are Nuvera employees Chris Newman, Laura Hage and Connie Ryan presenting the check for $572 to Allina employees Missy ...

Fifth Annual Donation

Avid area gardener Duane Kolbe of East Linden Township recently made his fifth annual donation of 2,000 pounds of organically grown butternut squash to three area food shelves — New Ulm, Mankato and St. James. Kolbe attributes his gardening success to a “kind Mother Nature” together with ...

Optimist Club sponsoring oratorical contest

NEW ULM — The Optimist Club of New Ulm is encouraging area students to speak their minds about the topic “Just Imagine a World Without Boundaries” as part of the Optimist International Oratorical Contest for the 2019-2020 year. The Optimist Club will judge the local students’ speeches ...

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Program to cover meaning of being ‘German’ NEW ULM — Many Minnesotans have German ancestors from domains of the Austrian Empire, and many have a branch of the family tree from Bohemia, an ancient kingdom whose lands today make up the Czech Republic. Attend this entertaining free slide ...

Area Church Services

Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at 324 20th South St. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Service. NEW LIFE Pastor Michael Franklin 507-723-5931 702 W. Central, Springfield Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Nursery Available. Baptist CALVARY ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Corn Dogs, Sweet Peas, Lettuce/Veggie Sticks, Sliced Peaches Tuesday: Hamburgers with Cheese option, Tater Tots, Lettuce/Veggie Sticks, Mandarin Oranges Wednesday: Pepperoni Pizza, Green Beans, Lettuce/Veggie Sticks, Fruit Thursday: Chicken Fauita ...

New Ulm Bike Group seeking new members

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Bike Group is looking for new members to help advocate and support safe bicycling in New Ulm. The group meets on the third Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. in the New Ulm Medical Center Board Room located on the first floor. The city’s Bronze-level Bicycle ...