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Janssen is AAA award winner at NUHS

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NEW ULM — New Ulm High School senior Bethany Janssen has received District 88’s AAA Award. The Triple-A award is given to students excelling in Athletics, Academics and Fine Arts. Janssen has played varsity tennis for three years and went All-Conference this year. She also manages the ...

Council approves appointments for city committees

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NEW ULM — The New Ulm City Council appointed community members to the boards and commission as well as appoints council members as representatives to certain commissions, Tuesday. The council appointments to commissions and organizations were unchanged from 2019. The council did make one ...

Commissioners OK land bid request

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NEW ULM — Brown County Commissioners unanimously approved an amended notice requesting quotes to rent out county-owned land north of the Brown County Sanitary Landfill Tuesday. “After talking to people who sell land, I think it’s to our benefit to separate leases, one for tillable ...

Red Cross calls for blood donations after holiday lull

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ST. PAUL — The American Red Cross currently has a critical need for blood and platelet donors of all blood types — especially type O — to make an appointment now to give and help replenish the blood supply after the holiday weeks. Right now, the Red Cross has less than a three-day supply ...

League of Women Voters to hold state legislative forum on Saturday

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NEW ULM — The New Ulm League of Women Voters is holding a public form on Saturday, Jan. 11, from 10 a.m. to noon at the community hall at Oakwood Methodist Church, 1630 Oakwood Avenue, New Ulm, to discuss key bills and issues coming before the 2020 State Legislature. The public is invited ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police Police responded to a theft report at the 300 block of N. Garden Street 9:40 a.m. Tuesday. A home healthcare worker was accused of stealing from patients. The the amount stolen was under $100. No formal charges have been filed at this time.

Public Notices, Jan. 8, 2020

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PUBLISH (January 8, 2020) NOTICE OF RFP AVAILABILITY The South Central WorkForce Council will release a Request for Proposal (RFP) on Friday, January 10th, soliciting proposals to provide workforce development services for adults and dislocated workers under Title I of the Workforce ...

Public notices

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PUBLISH (January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 2020) NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that default has occurred in the condi- tions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORT- GAGE: March 29, 2004 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT ...

Editor’s Mailbag

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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 ...

Grand names People’s Choice winner in ArtScape Juried Art Show

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NEW ULM — The 11th Annual ArtScape Juried Art Show recently closed at The Grand Center for Arts and Culture in New Ulm. THE 2019 show was one of our most diverse shows with almost 120 submissions across both the adult and student categories. The winner of this year’s People’s ...

Sewing for Sight Quilt Show this Saturday

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ST. GEORGE — Quilters and quilt admirers are invited to the 9th Annual Sewing for Sight Quilt Show to be held Saturday, Jan. 11, from 1 to 5 p.m. The show will be held at the St. George Parish Center, featuring quilts by Nancy Paris of Sherburn, as well as retreat participants. More than ...

Local legislators discuss issues

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NEW ULM — State Rep. Paul Torkelson (R-Hanska) and State Sen. Gary Dahms (R-Redwood Falls) talked about a variety of subjects at a joint town hall meeting at the New Ulm Pizza Ranch Monday night. Dahms offered some good news on insulin legislation, saying emergency insulin legislation is ...

Council to focus on organization for 2020

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NEW ULM—The City Council will make annual appointments to the various city commissions, Tuesday. During the first meeting of the year, the council appoints community members to the boards and commission as well as appoints council members as representatives to certain ...

Officer, suspect identified in Waseca officer-involved shooting

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ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has identified the officer and suspect who were shot on Monday night during an officer involved shooting incident in Waseca. Officer Arik Matson was shot and gravely injured during the incident. ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Responded to a domestic call at 226 State St. N. at 6:35 p.m. Sunday. A 32-year-old former New Ulm man now living in Mankato was no longer wanted at the residence. He was transported to the Brown County Evaluation Center, detox division. • Responded to the Linderhof Park ...

Public Notices, January 7, 2020

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PUBLISH (January 7, 14, 21, 28, February 4, 11, 2020) FORCLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. Notice is hereby given that default has occurred in conditions of the following ...

Winter 2020 CASTLE Classes announced

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NEW ULM — CASTLE Lifelong Learning announces its Winter 2020 term of classes, beginning with: 50 Years of Minnesota Human Services with Tom Henderson on Jan. 20, 27, Feb 3 at 1:30 pm at the Community Center, 600 N German Street, Room 112. We’ll learn from the man himself about the ...

Blair Anderson recognized for service to Renville County HRA/EDA

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OLIVIA — Blair Anderson was recently recognized for his service to the Renville County Housing Redevelopment Authority / Economic Development Authority (HRA/EDA). Anderson stepped down at the end of 2019 after 14 years on the HRA/EDA Board. Anderson, of rural Franklin, served on the HRA/EDA ...

Ali gives back in NUHS wrestling room

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NEW ULM — New Ulm native and former Olympic wrestler Ali Bernard really seemed at home in the New Ulm High School wrestling room, leading a practice with a couple dozen young girls. Bernard led about a dozen girls in calisthenics that included cartwheels and bear crawls, both of which Ali ...

Blowin’ in the wind

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City of New Ulm Street Department worker Chad Freiderich reattaches garland at Center and Minnesota Street Sunday afternoon after high winds blew it loose from guy wires. New Ulm Police got a call at 3:10 p.m. about the loose garland. Street department workers and police responded to complete ...