New Ulm News

03/14/2018 01:55 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Court Proceedings 

The vehicle backed up into the officer's squad lane, causing them to stop. The vehicle then turned onto Center and north on Broadway, crossing over the fog line for one block.

03/13/2018 04:49 AM  ~~~Source~~~
RENU - Sbonds to be sold 

The Park and Recreation Commissioned recommended the first package of Reinvest in New Ulm bond sales and a reimbursement resolution. The total annual city bonding is less than $10 million.

03/12/2018 07:10 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Logs 

Two vehicles collided at 6:52 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Highway 14 and Highland Avenue. A 1991 Honda Civic Station Wagon, driven by Andrew David Kenneth Fortwengler Noble, 30, of New Ulm, was eastbound on Highway 14. A 2011 Chevrolet Cruze, driven by Sharon Helen Plagge, 70, of New Ulm was attempting to cross Highway 14 on Highland.

03/12/2018 02:37 AM  ~~~Source~~~
New Ulm Telecom, Inc., declares 1st quarter 2018 dividend 

The Board of Directors of New Ulm Telecom, Inc., approved a 1st quarter dividend payment of $.10 per share. The recently declared dividend will be paid to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 5, 2018, and will be payable on March 15, 2018.

03/11/2018 01:07 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Laser Tag popular draw for Teen Days of Play 

Saturday night the New Ulm Recreation Center hosted free laser tag to area teenagers as part of its Days of Play event. This was first Days of Play event for teenagers.

03/11/2018 08:34 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Trade Show gives visitors a taste of frontier life 

If you like wearing coon skin hats or are in the market for a new muzzle-loading rifle, Turner Hall s the place to be this weekend. The 37th Annual New Ulm Trade Fair and Living History Event, sometimes known as the Black Powder Show, began Saturday morning and will continue through Sunday.

03/11/2018 03:55 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Plenty to see in New Ulm this weekend 

The second day of the Farm Show was well attended. This year's show included 111 venders at 125 booths.

03/11/2018 12:39 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Court Proceedings 

According to court documents, New Ulm Police were on patrol near North Highland Avenue and U.S. Highway 14 in New Ulm at 4:30 p.m., March 7 when they noticed a red Buick LeSabre registered to Mack, who had an active arrest warrant and his driving status was revoked. Police stopped the vehicle and were Mack admitted he was not supposed to be driving.

03/10/2018 04:12 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Town Talk: Fire codes are for the safety of all 

While you may be aware of fire safety standards when constructing or remodeling a home, owners of residential rental properties are also required to follow state and local fire safety codes. The City of New Ulm adopted an ordinance in 2010, requiring residential rental properties to be registered annually and inspected every two years by the Fire Chief, to ensure fire safety codes are being followed.

03/10/2018 04:12 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Film Society to show - Salaam Bombay' 

A street scene from "Salaam Bombay," directed by Mira Nair. The 1988 film is the latest in the New Ulm Film Society's Women Director series.

03/10/2018 04:12 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Thumbs Up/Down 

Those who plow our streets and highways don't have that luxury. They are out there in the midst of the storm, working to clear the roads so we can travel on them, even when the no-travel advisories are out.

03/08/2018 12:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Valentine's King & - SQueen 

Orchard Hill Assisted Living in New Ulm crowned its 2018 Valentine's Day King and Queen recently. King Al Resoft and Queen Arlene Seifert were crowned at a celebration on Wednesday, Feb. 14, in the presence of their families.

03/08/2018 07:47 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Logs 

A personal injury accident occurred at 2:10 p.m. Wednesday on Center Street. A 2013 GMC Terrain driven by Beverly Luneburg, 65, of New Ulm, and a 2014 Dodge Caravan driven by Lois Apitz, 88, of New Ulm, were both westbound on Center Street between Garden and Summit Avenue.

03/08/2018 03:05 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Diocese of New Ulm to host annual Bishop Lucker Lecture March 20 

The annual Bishop Lucker Lecture, sponsored by the Catholic Diocese of New Ulm, will be held on Tuesday, March 20, at 7 p.m. at the Church of St. Catherine in Redwood Falls. The evening's presenter will be Dr. Mary Healy talking about the role of healing in evangelization.

03/07/2018 10:48 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Court Proceedings 

Delgado told police he was assaulted a work by a co-worker who blind-sided him with a punch to his face, then ran from the scene. A short time later, police met with the victim at his residence and were told that the two men agreed to fight while leaving a restaurant, when Delgado grabbed a knife from the kitchen and threatened him with it.