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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 ...

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Murder Mystery and Fundraiser at NUACS Friday NEW ULM — Lake Life is the theme of the annual New Ulm Area Catholic Schools Fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 24. The fun starts at 5 p.m. with brats, soup and chips for $7 in the NUACS Cafeteria, serving until 7:30 p.m. At 5:30 p.m., bingo, games and ...

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: Hamburger Vegetable Soup, Green Beans/Croutons, Lettuce/ Veggie Sticks, Fruit Tuesday: BBQ Pork Sandwich, Corn, Vegetable Sticks/ Lettuce, Fruit Wednesday: Pigs in a Blanket, Baked Beans, Lettuce/Veggie Sticks, Mandarin Oranges Thursday: Chicken Nuggets, ...

CHS Class of 1969 reunion

Cathedral High School Class of 1969 held its 50th class reunion on Friday, Sept. 20. With a class of 103 graduates, 44 were in attendance. Pictured I. to r. first row: Vernon Bieraugel, Connie (Holm) Grams, Kathy (Niehoff) Meinhardt, Anita (Andersen) Esser, Toni (Wilfahrt) Grucky, Ruth (Mohr) ...

Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table to discuss “Capital Dames”

NEW ULM — Rebecca Novak will present “The Capital Dames of Washington D.C.” at the Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the Ne Ulm Public Library. The Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table series is presented the third Tuesday of each month at ...

St. Paul’s Preschool Open House

NEW ULM — St. Paul’s Lutheran School, 126 S. Payne St., will hold a preschool open house on Monday, Jan. 20, from 2 to 6 p.m. Full and part-time preschool sessions available for 3 & 4 year olds Early and late care is also available.

Editor’s Mailbag

Organ Concert at Cathedral on Friday NEW ULM — Dr. Chris Gage, music director and organist at Overbrook Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, PA, will present an organ concert at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity on Friday, Jan. 17, at 7 p.m. Dr. Gage has performed in numerous organ ...

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 ...

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Deutscher Sprachklub meeting Jan. 19 NEW ULM — The New Ulm Deutscher Sprachklub (German Speaking Club) will meet on Jan. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the annex room to the Martin Luther College cafeteria. This is the club’s Christmas party. All are welcome. There are no fees. We only ask ...

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 ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Library to host program on spiders NEW ULM — DNR Naturalist Scott Kudelka will present “Spiders: Friend or Foe?” on Tuesday, Jan. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at New Ulm Public Library. Many people find spiders scary or creepy, usually because of spiders’ eight legs, big eyes and how easily they ...

Veterans coffee bar donation

Brown County Veterans Service Office recently a beverage cooler, coffee maker, and supply storage shelf from the New Ulm Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1648. The VFW received the idea from member Lyle Zobel who said that the Veterans Office customers deserved a warm cup of coffee, tea, cocoa, or ...

Front & Center

LCpl, Jack Nathan Windschitl, 18, of Shakopee, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp on Nov. 15, 2019. \Windschitl successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego as a member of India Company, Platoon 3210. While in training, ...

2019 Sleepy Eye year in review

JANUARY 2 — After decades of darkness, the Pix theater marquee was brilliantly lit up after it was restored downtown. Medical doctors Karlyn and Adam Armbruster plan to create a coffee shop and micro-brewery in the former theater. 4 — Sleepy Eye High School students Alexa Steffl and ...

2019 Springfield roundup

JANUARY 2 — Long-time City of Springfield employees were recognized for their service. Fire Chief Charles Baumann and Police Chief John Nicholson were honored for 30 years of service. Honored for 25 years were firemen Tim Gramentz and Jess Weisensel, Andrew Larson, ambulance service; John ...