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Heart of New Ulm receives prestigious national award
Since the Heart of New Ulm initiative started five years ago, New Ulm residents have lost a combined 8,000 pounds; the weight of a baby blue whale.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Make the most of new high school
I rallied my friends and family against the referendum for the new high school. However, now that it's passed there's no use in complaining about it.
Brewers to have fan bus for Friday
The New Ulm Baseball Association will be taking a fan bus to the Brewers 5 p.m. game Friday in Jordan against Loretto.
Judge dismisses complaint from Howk
A state administrative law judge has dismissed a complaint that District 88 Superintendent Jeff Bertrang and Journal Editor Kevin Sweeney had bribed voters in the recent District 88 School Building Referendum election.
Cathedral announces 2014 Hall of Fame class
Athletic inductees are Liesl Genelin '03 and Joey Schugel '01. The Distinguished Achievement Award will be presented to Gerald "Bud" Schnobrich, class of '45, and the Distinguished Service Award will be presented to Darrel and Gwen Brey.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
NUEDC thanks voters in referendum
The New Ulm Economic Development Corporation wishes to thank the community for your support for the recent ISD88 Referendum.
Heart of New Ulm helps residents live healthier
Minnesota Public Radio News reports the Heart of New Ulm Project won a 2014 Nova Award from the American Hospital Association last month.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
No excuses: Health condition pushes Dan Buboltz to path of exercise, triumph
The 53-year-old Fairfax native has faced multiple hurdles and setbacks after being diagnosed with idiopathic cardiomyopathy 18 years ago.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity In New Ulm with Monsignor John A. Richter celebrating the Mass.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
St. Cloud Times
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Take a look at cross-bedded sandstones on your travels With the summer travel season comes the chance to see rocks unlike our local ones Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/outdoors/2014/08/16/take-look-cross-bedded-sandstones-travels/14117163/ With the travel season of high summer comes the chance to see rocks ... (more)
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Finding the beauties of summer in Minnesota's southwest
Road trips to Minnesota's southwest corner offer hands-on history lessons amid surprising beauty and landscape features.
A narrow win, but a good win
Supporters of the District 88 school building referendum are no doubt breathing a little easier today, after holding their breaths Tuesday night as the referendum votes were counted.
Connie Rossini's book released
NEW ULM Four Waters Press announces the release of author Connie Rossini's new book, "Trusting God with St. Therese."
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Dist. 84 board considers milk price hike
Other agenda items include considering Casie Schewe as a long-term kindergarten substitute teacher, a joint speech teacher agreement with Sibley East Public Schools for the 2014-15 school year, and donations of $500 from New Ulm Telecom, $233.34, Southpoint Federal Credit Union; and $30 from the school board in memory of Sheila Wurtzberger's ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Park & Rec approves Minnecon Water Access Site improvements
The project went to MR Paving for $223,041. Commissioners also authorized using the department's fund balance reserves to pay Bolton & Menk approximately $29,600 for professional construction services and $42,297 to MR Paving for parking lot paving.
Primary election today
The District 88 referendum will ask voters whether to approve a bond of $46.9 million for the acquisition and improvement of school sites and facilities.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New Ulm Medical Foundation
Staff photo by Steve Muscatello Ryan Turbes tees off on the 10th hole at the New Ulm Country Club Monday during the New Ulm Medical Center Foundation golf tournament.
Man who discovered Hermann battlefield of 9 A.D. dies in Germany
Retired British Army Major Tony Clunn died on Sunday, Aug. 3, in Bissendorf, Germany, after a debilitating stroke suffered in the fall of 2010, shortly after his second visit to New Ulm.
Hazel Schneider, 92, of New Ulm, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm.
Fair attendance increases
Favorable weather, two well-attended demolition derbies and interest in nightly entertainment were among the highlights of the 2014 Brown County Fair, according to Brown County Fair Board President Lucy Gluth.