New Ulm News


09/22/2018 02:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
A - Wonderland' of fall fashion 

Staff photo by Clay Schuldt We're all a little mad around here, but only Katelyn Watje was as mad as a hatter at last night's fashion show. This year's autumn fashion show was held at Turner Hall and featured style from Gallery 512, Inspired, Bailey Creek Boutique and A to Zinnia Floral and Gifts.


09/21/2018 10:23 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Bicyclist struck at 4th North, Broadway 

Anne Louise Koop, 62, of New Ulm, was riding a bike east bound on 4th North approaching Broadway. At the same time a 2018 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Delford Richard Kiecker, 87, of Fairfax, was north on Broadway.


09/21/2018 06:02 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Shooting down homelessness 

Participants took part in a clay pigeon shooting contest to raise money for NUMAS Haus. NUMAS Hause provides emergency shelter and support services to homeless single mother families with school-age children from the New Ulm area.


09/21/2018 12:13 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Homecoming next week 

Truman Historical Museum Association will host its annual fall turkey with all the trimmings dinner catered by Nancy Jo's from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Truman Community Building. is 3:15 p.m. Monday on KNUJ AM 860 Radio from New Ulm.


09/20/2018 01:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Apple Pies at River Bend ALC 

Students and staff from River Bend ALC in New Ulm prepare apples and crust for their apple pie & apple crisp fundraiser. Apples are donated to the school, then the students do everything from cleaning the apples to making the crust from scratch.


09/20/2018 01:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Eagle Update: Washington Learning Center 

Washington Learning Center offers classes beginning with expectant parents, infants through kindergarten and is the home of Community Education. WLC is focused on providing education opportunities for all ages.


09/20/2018 01:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Time to look at other options 

There are times when kicking the can down the road can be a wise governmental maneuver. The New Ulm City Council made artful use of the tactic on Tuesday on the issue of what to do to replace the Center Street retaining wall at Hermann Heights Park.


09/19/2018 12:54 PM  ~~~Source~~~
NUACS homecoming court 

New Ulm Area Catholic Schools 2018 Homecoming Court members are, from left, Josh Seidl, Kayla Adema, Ethan Kirchberg, Mary Herzog, David Berg, Karlie Gieseke, Zach Helget, and Heidi Hoffman. The coronation of the 2018 Cathedral High School Homecoming Royalty will take place Sunday, Sept.


09/19/2018 08:23 AM  ~~~Source~~~
New Auburn man sentenced for 2017 roundabout crash 

A 20-year-old New Auburn man was convicted of gross misdemeanor criminal vehicular operation in Brown County District Court Monday. Kyle J. Geisler, 8154 8th Avenue, New Auburn, was fined $3,406.23 including $2,346.23 in restitution.


09/18/2018 09:14 PM  ~~~Source~~~
NU Police list stolen items; reward offered 

New Ulm Police released a list of items stolen from the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Church Sept. 13 that were recovered Saturday morning by a resident in the alley on the 200 block between South Broadway and Minnesota Street.


09/18/2018 09:14 PM  ~~~Source~~~
City Council to mull budget, Hermann hillside stabilization 

Tuesday, the New Ulm City Council will review the 2019 city budget and establish the maximum property tax levy for 2019. The levy is projected to increase by 8.77 percent.


09/17/2018 04:43 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Logs 

A female was delivering newspapers when she was biten by a male Yorkshire Terrier dog. The newspaper carrier was examined at New Ulm Medical Center.


09/17/2018 04:43 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Concert series opens 

Bethel Balge of New Ulm plays piano at Brahmsfest at the Martin Luther College Chapel of the Christ Sunday afternoon. Peter McGuire plays violin and Richard Belcher cello as the group performs Piano Trio No.


09/17/2018 04:43 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Whata s on your mind? 

Mark Peterson, Amboy: "It's a good distraction at the end of the day. You feed them and they don't complain."


09/16/2018 11:21 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Flat Track Racing continues today 

Staff photo by Fritz Busch John Johnson of Rush City , competes in the Quad Open 200/400 division of the flat-track races at the New Ulm Flying Dutchmen Motorcycle Club Grounds southeast of New Ulm Saturday. Quad and motorcycle races continue at noon today.