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New Ulm Police • A personal injury accident occurred 5:53 a.m. Saturday at 20th N. and Washington St. A 2005 pickup, driven by Pamela Schroeder, 23, of New Ulm was stoped at the stop sign at 20th North facing south. Schroeder began driving forward towards Washington Street. At first she did ...

Public Notices, March 4, 2019

Legals

PUBLISH (February 25, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 2019) NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE 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 ...

Beacon receives SGIA Safety Recognition Award

Local News

NEW ULM — The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) out of Fairfax, Virginia, has recognized Beacon Promotions of New Ulm and other member companies for their safety efforts throughout 2018. Companies receiving the award completed a number of self-inspection and verification ...

Bock Festers take snow in stride

Local News

NEW ULM — A fresh layer of snow blanketed the Schells Brewery grounds Saturday morning, making this the snowiest Bock Fest in the last few years. This year, festival goers contended with snow and cold. The temperatures started a three degrees and rose to 10 degrees by 4 p.m. Since Bock ...

MVL Speech Team at Fairmont

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Submitted photo The Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School speech team competed on Saturday at the Cardinal Speech Tournament in Fairmont and took home 1st place overall in the large school division. Ruth Dobberpuhl and Lydia Meyer placed 3rd and Tia Parker and Ruth Ulicky placed 4th in the ...

Miss Sleepy Eye Princess Party

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Submitted photo The Miss Sleepy Eye Ambassador Organization held its 7th annual Princess Party on Saturday. Miss Sleepy Eye 2018 Jody Hansen, her Princesses Courtney Dittbenner and Brianna Polesky, and the 2019 candidates hosted 38 princesses in grades K-3. The party included dressing in ...

Commissioners to hold county ditch hearings Tuesday

Local News

NEW ULM — Brown County commissioners will hold public hearings for Redetermination of Benefits and Damages for County Ditches (CD) 4 and 10 beginning at 10:30 and 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, March 5. The drainage authority will consider testimony by affected landowners and consider acceptance of ...

Downtown Snow Emergency declared

Local News

The New Ulm Street Department has declared a downtown snow emergency to remove snow from the downtown area for Monday, March 4 from 1:30 a.m. to completion. During this time vehicles parked within the signed downtown snow emergency route will be tagged and towed. Overnight parking during ...

Park & Rec Report

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Weight Lifting for Women is a 6-week program designed to familiarize women with our strength and cardio equipment, providing skills needed to plan weight room workouts and guidance for use of machines and dumbbells. Classes are Mondays at 11 a.m. March 11 through April 15. The next session ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Two vehicles collided at 3:27 p.m. Friday at the intersection of 16th S. and Minnesota Street. A 2008 Mercury Milan, driven by Jessica Dettmer, 37, of New Ulm was traveling south on Minnesota Street. A 2006 Pontiac Vibe, driven by Laura Elizabeth Schrader, 19, of New Ulm was ...

Public Notices, March 3, 2019

Legals

PUBLISH (March 3, 10, 2019) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF BROWN FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 08-PR-19-143 Estate of David L. Fleck, Decedent ORDER AND NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP ...

NUMC ranked top rural critical access hospital in U.S.

Local News

NEW ULM — Quality medical care and access to a growing array of medical services are just two of many factors that explain why New Ulm Medical Center (NUMC) has been named the number one top critical access rural hospital in the United States in 2019. This year is also the eighth time NUMC ...

Mayor doesn’t stand a chance

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NEW ULM —A group of masked revelers known as the Narren overran New Ulm City Hall Friday afternoon in an effort to kidnap Mayor Robert Beussman in their annual Fasching tradition. The Narren searched all over City Hall and eventually found Beussman in his office. He was immediately dressed ...

Comfrey School locks down for threat

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COMFREY — Comfrey school officials locked the school down Friday morning after finding a note that contained a threat to the school. Comfrey Police were called at about 10:40 a.m., and the department asked the Brown County Sheriff’s Office for assistance in investigating the threat. ...

MVL inducts students into National Honor Society

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Submitted photo Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School on Thursday, February 21, inducted 22 students into the National Honor Society. Guest speaker for the event was Dr. Robert Klindworth, former principal of MVL. The following students were inducted, as pictured: (Front Row) Mara Weisensel, ...

Area Church Services

Communities

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 ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Received a two-vehicle crash report at Center and Washington without injuries on snowy roads at 4:29 p.m. Thursday. A Jeep driven by James E. Spaargaren, 19, Escondido, Ca., was eastbound on Center and a Pontiac Grand Am driven by Mary L. Roth, 65, New Ulm, was at the stop ...

Fasching, Bock Fest this weekend

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NEW ULM — The Fasching holiday starts today with a series of celebrations and musical events scheduled throughout New Ulm. Over the weekend an estimated 5,000 guests and visitors will arrive in New Ulm to enjoy the music, food, drink and excitement. Most of the guests will arrive in ...

Board adds three school days to make up for snow days

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NEW ULM — The District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a revised school calendar to make up snow days. The board voted unanimously 4-0 to approve a 2018-2019 revised calendar to partially make up eight days lost because of inclement weather. Board chair Steve Gag and board members ...