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St. Paul’s mathletes qualify for state meet

Local News

NEW ULM — The St. Paul's Lutheran School math team placed second at the Traverse de Sioux Chapter Math Counts meet in Mankato Feb. 1 and is going to state. The team consisted of Bethany Spike, Isaiah Rogotzke, Isaiah Carlovsky and Gavin Schaefer. Individually, Spike finished third, the ...

Accident by Cashwise

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An accident at the corner of Highway 14 and County Road 27 around 4:30 p.m. Monday resulted in vehicle damage. No additional information was available Monday night.

MPCA seeks comments on Minnesota River water quality

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ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is seeking public comments on Minnesota River water quality after releasing a draft report Monday. The MPCA report listed two primary sources of concern for E. coli entering the Minnesota River: livestock from unpermitted animal ...

MnDOT urges motorists to be cautious when driving near snowplows

Local News

ST. PAUL — There have been more than 25 crashes so far this winter involving vehicles and state snowplows. With winter far from over, the Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging motorists to use extra caution during plowing and snow removal operations. “The main causes of these ...

‘Boy in Blue’ author program postponed

Local News

NEW ULM — The author discussion with Julie Scrader and Bryce Stenzel, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at New Ulm Public Library, has been postponed due to the snow forecast for the day. A new date will be announced once it is scheduled. Call the library at 507-359-8331 for more ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

New Ulm Police • Received a report of a two-vehicle crash without injuries at Center and Broadway at 7:51 a.m. Monday. A 2008 Thomas & Co. school bus was in the left turn lane, waiting to turn west on Center Street when a 2003 Pontiac Grand Prix driven by Jordan Maki, 16, New Ulm, was ...

Public notices

Legals

uary 5, 12, 2019) Notice of Public Hearing NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City Council of the City of New Ulm, Brown County, Minnesota will meet in the Council Chambers in the New Ulm City Hall on Tues- day, February 19, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. to con- sider ...

Gone fishing

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SLEEPY EYE — Almost 2,500 people trekked across the ice on Sleepy Eye Lake to set up their ice fishing houses Sunday. The Sleepy Eye Sportsmen’s Club 37th Annual Fishing Derby drew a record number of participants this year, with over 1,000 anglers competing in the contest. Various friends ...

Damage to mall

Local News

A concrete support in the Marktplatz Mall structure sustained minor damage Sunday morning. A semi-trailer truck attempted to travel underneath the mall and struck the concrete support. Staff photo

New manager for American Legion Post 132 club

Monday Business

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at the American Legion Post 132 to welcome Denise Palmer as the new manager. Since she started in October, she has been updating the website with more information, helping with the dining room and bar, and fielding ...

New vet greeted at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center

Monday Business

Dr. Caroline Rauschendorfer is a new veterinarian at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center. The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped by to welcome and meet her. Caroline, who is originally from Michigan, began working here in August. Since graduating from Iowa ...

New kitchen manager welcomed at Green Mill

Monday Business

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at the Green Mill to welcome Adam Aufderheide as the new kitchen manager. Adam comes from Portland, Oregon, where he has been in the restaurant hospitality business since 2002. He has done everything from busing tables ...

New Ulm Medical Center welcomes new mental health provider

Monday Business

NEW ULM — New Ulm Medical Center announced that Kelly Jarcho, APRN, has joined the hospital staff as a mental health counselor. She will care for both inpatients and outpatients at the hospital. Jarcho received both her Bachelor of Science and Master’s degrees in Nursing from the College ...

Nuvera receives an ACG Minn. 2019 BOLD Awards Nomination

Monday Business

NEW ULM — Nuvera was recently nominated for an Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Minnesota BOLD Award. The BOLD Awards honor and celebrate cutting-edge organizations and the leaders that have made BOLD moves to positively grow, restructure, or enhance their companies for the benefit of ...

Police Logs

Police Logs

State Patrol A New Ulm man was injured in an accident at 09:31 a.m. Sunday at Highway 14 and Rockford Road, North Mankato. A 2004 Ford Expedition, driven by Colten Chase Camacho, 23, of New Ulm, was going east on Highway 14. The driver lost control, entered the ditch and rolled. Camacho was ...

Public notices

Legals

PUBLISH (February 4, 11, 2019) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF BROWN FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 08-PR-19-93 Estate of Elaine Eleanora Blank, De- cedent NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PRO- BATE OF WILL ...

Reinhart family takes the icy plunge for Special Olympics

Local News

ST. PETER – Spectators and plungers alike grew silent as the Reinhart family of New Ulm stepped to the edge of the ice at Hallett’s Pond in St. Peter Saturday. It’s not every day a 90-year-old great-great-grandmother takes a jump into an icy pond. The Reinharts were early in the long ...

Mighty fine bird

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Wayne Fischer, judge for the 2019 New Ulm Pigeon show, examines a pigeon at the Brown County Fair Grounds Saturday. Fischer said the pigeon show is a tradition that’s gone on for nearly 100 years. Dozens of pigeon breeds, from German Beauty Homers to English Carriers, were featured throughout ...

City experiencing power outages Saturday

Local News

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Public Utilities reported it was working on an electrical power outage in the city. The city announced it on the New Ulm Public Safety Facebook site. The area of the outage seemed to be in the South Payne Street area south of Center Street. Crews were working to ...

Accident investigation

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Submitted photo New Ulm Police officers investigate a two car accident at 11th South Street and Wasington Street on Saturday, at about 12:30 p.m. Ronald Harold Sands, 74, of Alpha, MN, was southbound on Washington Street in a 2009 Toyota Rav4. Ivan Alexis Montalvo, 19, of New lm, was ...