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Brown County Record (All charges are petty misdemeanors unless otherwise noted) DOMESTIC ASSAULT Bryon K. Frederickson, 522 E. Ciro St., Truman, $360; 90 days local confinement, 75 days stayed for 1 year supervised probation, credit for 11 days served; Huber privileges if appropriate, ...

A near-perfect Easter weekend

Local News

NEW ULM — It was a near-perfect Easter weekend weather-wise. The sun was out without a cloud in the sky on Saturday and Sunday with only a light breeze. Many New Ulm residents said it was one of the nicest Easter weekends they could remember in recent years. The best example of the ...

Nuvera is Number Eight in Top 15 List

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Nuvera was recently ranked number eight in the list of Minnesota’s Largest Telecom and Internet Service Providers. The list is ranked by Minnesota employees as of Jan. 1 and released by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. Nuvera also ranked number eight in last year’s list.

Police Logs

Police Logs

• Two vehicles collided at 9:14 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Highway 14 and North Highland. A 2002 Subaru Impreza, driven by Mark Manfred Bacher, 21, of New Ulm was westbound on Highway 14 and a 2008 Toyota Sienna, driven by John Robert Lauer, 54, of New Ulm was northbound on Highland ...

Stations of the Cross

Local News

As the temperature neared 70 degrees under sunny skies, worshippers prayed the Stations of the Cross at the Way of the Cross in New Ulm on Good Friday. The 14 stations depicting the Passion and Crucifixion of Jesus are housed in the small enclosures along the route, leading to a small chapel at ...

County reports 95 new COVID-19 cases in past week

Local News

BROWN COUNTY — Brown County Public Health (BCPH) continues to report increased numbers of cases this week. The BCPH report on Friday reported 33 new COVID-19 cases since its March 31 update. That number was 18 more than the State of Minnesota Department of Health reported for the county on ...

Commissioners to consider lower gun permit fee for vets

Local News

NEW ULM — Brown County Commissioners will consider amending the sheriff’s office fee to issue permits to carry guns for veterans, National Guard, Reservists or active duty U.S. Armed Forces members, to $25 on Tuesday. The board meeting begins in the Brown County Law Enforcement Center ...

Soaking up sun

Local News

As the temperature climbed into the 50s Friday, Mary and Terry Root of Eagan walk their dogs on German St. N., near German Park. Warmer weather is forecast this weekend with forecast highs in the 70s Sunday and Monday.

Iowa man accepts Sibley East supt. job

Local News

GAYLORD — A West Des Moines Community Schools director of teaching and learning services has verbally accepted the Sibley East Public School superintendent position. The Sibley East School Board selected Dr. Joseph Libby for the job March 24 after interviewing him and two other finalists. ...

Park & Rec Report

Communities

Easter Bunny Hop- Saturday, April 3 from 10-11:30 a.m. at German Park (enter from 3rd North Street and follow signs). Stroll down our bunny trail to collect eggs, take socially distanced photos with the Easter bunny, gnomes and favorite characters. Grab a goodie bag on your way home! Face ...

What’s up at SSTC

Communities

Baby Snooks and Daddy Our Radio Cast will premiere their reproduction of Baby Snooks and Daddy on Sunday, April 4. Baby Snooks and Daddy, Easter Suit, a fun 10-minute comedy where Daddy needs a new suit but will Snooks ever let him leave? Thankfully, Snooks asks all the Easter questions you ...

Area Church Services

Communities

Editor’s Note: Please notify The Journal by Thursday of any changes in service times. Contact editor@nujournal.com. 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 ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police •Stopped a vehicle fora broken windshield at the KC Road and N. Broadway at 11:32 p.m. April 1. Two New Ulm men, age 57 and 47 were arrested and taken to the Brown County Jail. A 49-year-old female was also in the vehicle that was impounded. Charges include driving after ...

Public Notices, April 3, 2021

Legals

PUBLISH (April 3, 10, 2021) STATE OF MINNESOTA BROWN COUNTY DISTRICT COURT FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File Number: 08-PR-21-287 Case Type: Informal Probate In re the Estate of Teresa Marie Doty, Deceased Notice of Informal Probate of Will and Appointment of Personal Representative ...

Johnson dedicates bench to Bieraugel

Local News

NEW ULM — The best friend of a 16-year-old New Ulm High School student who died in a one-vehicle crash near the New Ulm Municipal Airport in October 2019, dedicated a bench commemorating him outside the New Ulm Community Center Thursday. Jackson Bieraugel was a passenger in the rear bed of ...

Ball park preparation

Local News

New Ulm Park and Recreation employee Josh Kretsch blows leaves behind the Johnson Park baseball field grandstand Thursday. Minnesota Valley Lutheran opens its high school baseball season against Mankato Loyola at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 8, at Mueller Park. New Ulm High School hosts Worthington ...

Print sales benefit park

Local News

Eight by 12 inch prints of Maggie Schwab’s watercolor painting of the Junior Pioneer Park entrance are being sold at The Grand Artisan Gift Shop and New Ulm’s Own Store, 212 Minnesota St. N. All proceeds benefit the Junior Pioneers of New Ulm and vicinity park, 1901 Washington St. S. The ...

GSM donation to Post 132

Local News

GSM (Gag Sheet Metal) recently donated $3000 to American Legion Post 132 in New Ulm. The donation was used to replace the heating and cooling unit that was purchased and installed by GSM. Pictured from left, John Gohr, past commander, Roger Hoffmann, first commander, Brian Krosch, commander, ...

Nicollet Co. board OKs resignation

Local News

NICOLLET COUNTY — Nicollet County commissioners unanimously accepted a separation agreement with county administrator Ryan Krosch and the resignation of human resources director/assistant county administrator Jamie Haefner Thursday. Action came without discussion to accept Krosch’s ...

ProMusica Minnesota presents concert

Local News

N. Mankato — ProMusica Minnesota presents the second live concert of the spring, Mozart, Previn, & Schumann. This concert features New Ulm-based soprano and Martin Luther College Instructor Kathryn Wurster, Principal Second Violin for the Minnesota Orchestra Peter McGuire, and the return ...