Don’t be afraid to ask questions


To the editor: Following up regarding my previous letter to the editor asking questions of area health care professional and facilities. The only response I got was from (1) facility, but they weren‘t able to answer my questions and said I needed to make an appointment with a doctor to get ...

What’s On Your Mind?


What do you like about pigeons? (Asked at the pigeon show Saturday at the Brown County Fairgrounds)

Thumbs Up/Down


Tribute to George THUMBS UP: George Glotzbach was enthusiastic about a lot of things in New Ulm — he was a big fan of Wanda Gag, of old tyme music and of the city’s German heritage. It was his heritage, after all. He was especially enthusiastic about the old Middle School building. His ...

Class on Constitution


To the editor, Once in a while it is nice to send a note that is completely positive, one that will bless everyone. LeRoy Nosker Tanner, Programming & Technology Services Librarian at the New Ulm Public Library, began a class last night about the Constitution of the United States. This ...

Beware of CRT


To the editor: There are many attempts being made to destroy this country from within. That is the only way it can be done, my high school teachers told me, who were mostly WWII veterans. One of those attempts today is Critical Race Theory (CRT). This is an attempt to turn people of ...

Weeds: Fatherly advice, well taken


(Thirty years ago, middle kid was born. I wrote this “letter” to Abby for the Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch. She just spent her birthday weekend at a wedding celebration on the island of Mallorca, Spain before returning to her job in Guatemala City. I wished her a happy birthday on my phone ...