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Sleepy Eye City Council meets at noon Thursday

Local News

SLEEPY EYE — The Sleepy Eye City Council will hold a special meeting at noon, Thursday, Nov. 8 to canvass local election results. In addition, St. Mary’s liquor permits for Nov. 17, 2018 and Jan. 26, 2019 will be considered along with a resolution to seek the Brown County Assessor’s ...

Junior Optimist Club

Communities

Submitted Photo The New Ulm High School Junior Optimist International Club collected over 250 items and $21 for the New Ulm Food Shelf. The students went “trick or treating” as part of their “We Scare Hunger” campaign along the South Summit Ave neighbor Wednesday night. Front Row: ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

State Patrol • Received a report about a one-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 169, Tyrone Township, Le Sueur County. A 2003 Saturn station wagon driven by Dane M. Moe, 27, Gaylord, was northbound on 169 when he went off the road and rolled into the ditch. He was transported to Le Sueur Hospital ...

Editor’s Mailbag

Mailbag

Minnesota Valley Chorale announces 40th anniversary concert series MANKATO — Join Minnesota Valley Chorale for their Fall Concert Series celebrating its 40th season. The concert features the world premiere of “In Glory Everlasting” by David Von Kampen, commissioned for the chorale’s ...

Brown County Record

Court News and Tickets

(All charges are petty misdemeanors unless otherwise noted) SEAT BELT REQUIRED Jeffery P. Brandel, 34131 515th Ave., Lafayette, $110; RESTRICTED PARKING AS MARKED Ashlee N. Haugan, 504 1st St. N., New Ulm, $52; DRIVER FAILS TO STOP FOR STOP SIGN Jean M. Mathiowetz, 21557 State ...

Another pedestrian hit in New Ulm

Local News

NEW ULM — A pedestrian was hit in New Ulm Tuesday, the third in the past 45 days. Police received a report about a motor vehicle-pedestrian crash at 1st North and Garden Streets at 7:28 a.m. Tuesday. Paulette Schmeling, 65, of New Ulm, was in a crosswalk, walking west across North Garden ...

Know your polling place

Local News

NEW ULM — The 2018 midterm elections are tonight, and in New Ulm there are four polling locations. The polls open at 7 a.m. and close 8 p.m. Voters must vote in the ward and precinct they reside. This year the county reduced the number of locations to four, one for each ward. The First ...

Council considers charter

Local News

NEW ULM — The New Ulm City Council will hold a public hearing and first reading for proposed changes to the New Ulm City Charter, Tuesday. The city’s Charter Commission met April 24 through August 22 to consider amendments to the New Ulm Home Rule Charter. Changes proposed include ...

St. Paul man faces two felony check forgery charges

Local News

NEW ULM — Charges were filed in Brown County District Court Thursday against a 56-year-old St. Paul man for allegedly forging three checks totalling $11,600. Timothy J. Kellerman, St. Paul, was charged with two counts of felony check forgery Thursday. He was summoned to appear in court at ...

Drug Task Force arrests two suspects

Local News

NEW ULM — The Brown-Lyon-Redwood-Renville Drug Task Force found more than one dosage unit of suspected methamphetamine in various packaging during the execution of a search warrant in New Ulm Friday. Felony 5th-degree drug possession of a controlled substance charges were filed Friday ...

Commissioners consider bridge debris removal quote

Local News

NEW ULM — Brown County Commissioners will consider an $89,272 quote Tuesday to remove bridge debris due to excessive rain that caused many trees to wash into the Cottonwood River in June and early July. Some of the trees snagged on bridges on County State Aid Highways (CSAH) 10, 11 and 13. ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (November 6, 13, 2018) Notice Of Hearing On Final Special Assess- ment Roll Notice Is Hereby given that the City Council will hold a public hear- ing on Tuesday, No- vember 20, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. at the Coun- cil Chambers in City Hall, 100 North Broad- way ...

Brown County Record

Court News and Tickets

(All charges are petty misdemeanors unless otherwise noted) SEAT BELT REQUIRED Michael L. Scheurer, 39469 501st Ave., Nicollet, $110; Garrett E. Kley, 24 5th St. S., Madelia, $110; also no proof motor vehicle insurance, $200; Eric E. Lafferty, 305 Prairie St. N. Comfrey, Johnathon L. Myers, ...

Love story set in U.S. – Dakota War translated

Local News

NEW ULM — Former New Ulm resident Kevin Hoffmann has published an English translation of a century-old German novel set in New Ulm during the U.S.-Dakota War of 1962. Hoffmann’s translation is titled “Trial and Triumph,” but the original German version was called “Neu Ulm.” The ...

New doctors in New Ulm

Monday Business

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed two new doctors at New Ulm Medical Center, Dr. Angela Honstad and Dr. Grace Ouyang. Both doctors have New Ulm ties. After graduating from MSU Mankato and the U of M, Dr. Honstad has come back to her home town. Raised in ...

Business becomes America’s Best Hearing

Monday Business

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently stopped by America’s Best Hearing at 825 N Broadway to congratulate the business on the transition. Previously operating as Connect Hearing, the New Ulm location was purchased by America’s Best Hearing and the ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police Police received a burglary report 9:21 a.m. Sunday from a garage shop at 1127 N. Front Street. An intruder broke through a door and window to gain entrance. An undetermined amount of loose change was reported missing.

Tina Smith – Dem

Local News

Top priority: If elected, what is your top priority for the 2019 Congress? Why are you running for office? The number one issue I hear about from Minnesotans is the rising cost of health care, including the skyrocketing cost of prescription drugs. As Senator, I have introduced multiple pieces ...