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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 ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Hamburger Rice Hotdish, Diced Carrots, Madarin Oranges Tuesday: Chicken Nuggets, Sweet Peas, Lettuce, Fruit Wednesday: Meatloaf, Bread, Potaotes, Vegetable Sticks, Lettuce, Fruit Thursday: Pork Riblet Sandwich, Baked Beans, Vegetable Sticks, Lettuce, ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Fall into Wellness Event Sept. 19-21 NEW ULM — The New Ulm Wellness Collective will host its 3-Day Fall Into Wellness Event from Thursday, Sept. 19 through Saturday Sept. 21. On Thursday from 4-8 p.m. come for the Community Open House and enjoy free sample studio classes, meet ...

Dennis and Cherry Jeske

Dennis and Cherry Jeske of Hanska are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Sept. 13, quietly at home. They were married Sept. 13, 1969. As they are unable to receive visitors at the farm, a card shower is being held so friends and well-wishers can send them greetings. This ...

Willkommen, Project Lunchbox

Submitted photo United Way of the Brown County Area has a new program, Project Lunchbox, and the Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped by to learn more. Executive Director Lori Pickell-Stangel said planning for this new weekend food program began 1.5 years ago. ...

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Organ recital Friday at Cathedral NEW UM — All are welcome to attend an organ concert on Friday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m.. at Cathedral of the Holy Trinity. Sean Connolly, the Music Director at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sleepy Eye, will be the guest organist. The program will include ...

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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“A Night at the (BCHS) Museum” gala to revisit Prohibition with “In the ‘Still’ of the Night” NEW ULM — Step back in time to the Prohibition era and meet characters like Al Capone, Carrie Nation, and Emma and George Marti at the Fourth Annual A Night at the (BCHS) Museum, In The ...

School Lunch Menus

Lafayette Charter School Monday: Walking Tacos, Green Beans, Vegetable Sticks, Lettuce, Fruit Tuesday: Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Diced Carrots, Fruit, Vegetable Sticks Wednesday: Beef Steak Fingers, Bread, Sweet Peas, Pineapple Thursday: Beef & Bean Burrito, Yummy Corn, Vegetable ...

Modenschau Downtown: A Boutique & Pub Crawl

NEW ULM — The shops of historic downtown New Ulm are teaming up once again for an evening of fashion, fun, and prizes. This time, they are partnering with four downtown bars to bring a fun new shopping event for the community. “Modenschau Downtown: A Boutique and Pub Crawl” will take ...

Brown County Area Girl Scout Day Camp

Submitted photo Brown County Girl Scouts attended Day Camp in early August where they learned about moving from “Here to There.” The girls learned about careers in trucking from Leah Shaver, Kelli Kral, and Angel Schaffer of the National Transportation Institute with Women in Trucking, ...

Park & Rec Report

American Red Cross Bloodrive is at the Civic Center September 4-6. Please consider donating. Fit and Strong! is a physical activity self-management program for older adults or persons with lower extremity osteoarthritis (OA). It combines flexibility, strength training and aerobic walking ...

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Springfield Juried Art Show SPRINGFIELD — Those interested in submitting art pieces for the Springfield Juried Art Show, can pick up an entry form/criteria from the Springfield Public Library (507-723-3510). Drop off dates for art submission are Oct. 3-5 at the Springfield Public Library ...

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: No School Tuesday: Ham/Turkey & Cheese Sub, Carrots, Fruit Wednesday: Pigs in a Blanket, Baked Beans, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Mandarin Oranges Thursday: Chicken Fajita, Sweet Peas, Vegetable Sticks, Lettuce, Pears Friday: Fish Nuggets, Yummy ...

Gene and LaDonna Rodewald

Gene and LaDonna Rodewald of New Ulm are marking their 60th wedding anniversary today. Gene Rodelwald and LaDonna Lieske were married on Aug. 30, 1959, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Arlington Township. The accompanying photo was taken at their honeymoon lake in northern Minnesota where they ...

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Drew’s Crew ColorFest Run/Walk Sept. 7 NEW ULM — Drew’s Crew Benefit and 5K ColorFest Run/Walk will take place Saturday, Sept. 7, beginning with the Run/Walk at 11 a.m. in Harman Park. Run or walk individually or with a team, and you can register that morning. Wear white, because ...

Off the Shelf: Back to School

When parents start asking in that weary voice if it’s time for school to start, then you know we’re close to the end of summer break. Some area schools have started already but we still have a few more days before we go back here in New Ulm. Whether it’s your first day ever, or your ...

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Lind House hosts Pitchfork Fondue NEW ULM — The Lind House Association is hosting its annual Pitchfork Fondue Steak Fry at Hermann Heights Park in New Ulm on Friday, September 6, from 5:00pm – 7:00pm. The menu will feature sirloin steak, corn on the cob, baked beans, pickles, and Dilly ...

Scouts on the trail

Submitted photo Thirteen members of New Ulm Boy Scout Troop 25, sponsored by the Optimist Club, earned the cycling merit badge by riding 150 miles in New Ulm and 20 miles on the Sakatah Singing Hills State Trail for four days. They camped at Ballentine Lake and enjoyed water activities, ...