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What’s On Your Mind?

With the year half over, what do you want to accomplish before the end of the year?

Weeds: Give me a break

For a couple of decades, I’ve been an Intermittent Parks Worker at Fort Ridgely State Park. I get called to sub or to help with projects where they need an extra hand. I enjoy the work and the people there. It gets me off the farm once and around other human beings, which my wife thinks is ...

Town Talk: July is Park and Recreation Month!

Since 1985, people in the United States have celebrated Park and Recreation Month in July to promote building strong, vibrant and resilient communities through the power of parks and recreation, and to recognize the more than 160,000 full-time park and recreation professionals — along with ...

Brown County Browser: Prochniak saying goodby with reception

Thank you does not begin to express the gratitude I have for the opportunity that I have had to serve the people of Brown County for the past 40 years. As my mind takes the trip down memory lane I immediately think of the people who have contributed to the success that this office has ...

Town Talk: NUPU partners to offer new program

We are pleased to announce a new program to further enhance our utility services to residents. New Ulm Public Utilities has entered into a partnership with Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA), a HomeServe Company - a leading provider of home repair solutions - to provide optional repair ...

Weeds: Sleepy Eye needs a new day

The other day, I found myself with time to think. I was trying to turn onto Main Street-Highway 14 from First Avenue. Usually, I would have wasted that hour playing with the radio and banging my head on the steering wheel. This time I tried to be productive. This was in the middle of Sleepy ...