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Music in the Park is back

Tricia and the Toonies play the amphitheater in German Park, Monday. This is the second musical performance at the new amphitheater and second performance in the 2021 Music in the Park series. Tricia Haynes and her colorful cast of entertained families with a mixture of music, puppets and skits.

Sveine to be sworn in

NEW ULM — Terry Sveine will officially take the oath of office as mayor at the start of the Tuesday, June 15, New Ulm City Council meeting. The council conducted seven interviews for the mayor vacancy on Tuesday, May 25. Sveine was a top choice for the position. The council appointed him ...

NU man faces charges after gun incident

NICOLLET COUNTY — A 35-year-old New Ulm man faces three charges after allegedly firing a gun into the air in Lafayette June 5. Simon L. Lindberg of New Ulm was charged with felony second-degree assault, threats of violence, and reckless discharge of a gun in Nicollet County Court ...

Panel seeks sign variance

NEW ULM — New Ulm Park and Recreation recommend accepting a donation for a proposed Vietnam veterans memorial monument and installation in German Park, Monday. Groups and individuals supporting veterans are requesting city authorization for the installation of the monument in the grass ...

Shop the Lot is back

NEW ULM — The Shop the Lot craft and vendor fair was held in the New Ulm City Parking at 2nd North and Broadway, Saturday. This was the first in a series of craft and vendor fairs that will be held in the lot throughout the summer. The planned schedule is to hold the craft and vendor fairs ...

NUMC reaches virtual visit milestone

NEW ULM — New Ulm Medical Center (NUMC) has reached a unique milestone this month. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, NUMC has conducted over 10,000 virtual visits with patients. In the 16 months since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, NUMC has completed around 11,700 virtual visits. They ...