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Brown County Browser: Pandemic lessons

Like so many other organizations, Brown County Human Services has continued to provide service the past sixteen months, but in different ways due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From this comes lessons learned that may not have happened under ordinary circumstances. We very quickly had to shift ...

Weeds: Kids can teach us how to get along

“Can’t we all get along?” We human beings have been trying to answer that question for about 10,000 years now. I can turn on the news any time and see adults not getting along and become depressed. But a few days spent at playgrounds with young kids getting along lifted my ...

Town Talk: Pavement surface reconstruction

New Ulm Street Department reconstructs 12 blocks of roadway each year in locations that have a stable sub-base, and the underground utility infrastructure is in good condition. Generally, the sub-base will be either sand or gravel and is not subject to frost heaves. Only then will the Street ...

Eagle Update: Busy summer goes fast

I don’t know where the month of June went, and it seems July is going just as quickly. While most people believe schools are quiet in the summer, that is far from the truth. We have summer school programs in session, school aged daycare happening each day, summer athletic and art camps ...