Making dresses and a difference

April 1, 2016
New Ulm group has made 7,500+ dresses for African kids A group of participants from Community and Seniors Together (CAST) of New Ulm, a United Way agency, have been volunteering their time and talents the past five years to help ...

Winter’s first snowfall

February 1, 2015
Because of age and physical condition, I confess that I don’t like snow. It hurts my joints and muscles when I have to move it, and its accompanying ice underfoot makes me walk like an old man out of fear ...

A child’s summer

June 27, 2013
This summer I am going to celebrate life with family picnics and eat lots of watermelon. I’m going to clean an old mayonnaise jar, pound some nail holes in its cover and catch fireflies. I am going to watch those ...