Courtland News


02/09/2018 03:40 AM  ~~~Source~~~
MnDOT details Gateway construction schedule, detours 

Staff photo by Fritz Busch A large group of people attend a New Ulm Gateway construction open house at the New Ulm Community Center Feb. 8. Construction work on 7th North including the bridge over the street and 7th North from Broadway to the Highway 14/15 intersection is set to begin in April and continue through October. A detour route follows Highway 14 to 20th Street South.


02/02/2018 07:41 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Highway 14 plans attract a lot of interest 

U.S. Highway 14 evening rush-hour traffic backed up at several intersections in Courtland, as dozens of people mulled over designs of a proposed four-lane expansion project at the Courtland Community Center Feb. 2. The project remains unfunded, but the Minnesota Department of Transportation is advancing the design and environmental processes to be prepared for potential program funding from entities including the Minnesota Legislature's Corridors of Commerce. Much of the four-lane highway project will follow the existing two-lane route.


02/02/2018 02:59 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Schroeder receives Hub Club Service to Ag Award 

A January 22 blizzard postponed the New Ulm Farm-City Hub Club's annual meeting and banquet by a week, but it didn't dampen enthusiasm. More than a hundred members and guests attended the event Monday, January 29 at the Courtland Community Center.


01/24/2018 02:44 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Family from Courtland shares $1M lottery winnings 

A Minnesota Millionaire Raffle ticket that Don DeSaer of Courtland received as a Christmas gift from one of his daughters turned out to be an unexpected present for the whole family. Don's Raffle ticket was one of two tickets to win $1 million on New Year's Day, which he and his wife, Phyllis, discovered that day after stopping at a local convenience store.


01/22/2018 01:23 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police body cam meeting postponed 

Due to the weather, the public input meeting on the New Ulm Police Department Body Worn Camera Policy, originally scheduled for this evening, has been rescheduled to Monday, February 26, at 6:15 p.m. in the New Ulm City Hall Council Chambers. a The New Ulm Human Rights Commission meeting at 5:15 p.m. has been cancelled.