Coming to America

September 1, 2018
German singer who performed in New Ulm decides to move to the area a few years later
Angela Jahr liked the area so much when she
performed at Heritagefest in New Ulm, she and
her husband moved to the area

Mixing biology and bluegrass

May 1, 2016
New Ulm Ph.D. has combined passion of wildlife, music
Dick Kimmel plays the mandolin for his dog Corbett who is featured on the cover of his recently released CD, Corbett On the Couch. Photo by Steve Palmer
Talking with bluegrass ...

‘We’re here to solve a problem’

March 1, 2016
Driven by a strong reputation, GSM adds location in Hutchinson If certain parts of your home aren’t as warm as others, or if you are concerned about the quality of the air inside your home, chances are good that Gag ...

Bringing joy back to Halloween

November 1, 2015
Young ghosts and goblins start lining up in the late afternoon for Halloween on State Street in New Ulm. Contributed photo
New Ulm neighborhood goes all out on Oct. 31 Halloween just doesn’t seem to be what it used to ...

Featured Pet: Buchanan

June 29, 2015
Buchanan is a male, tabby kitten who arrived at the Brown County Humane Society with his siblings in June. He is still nursing with his mother and will be available in the middle of September. Check with Brown County Humane ...

Compassion, courage and a true leader

May 1, 2015
New Ulm native earned Medal of Honor From the boy who grew up on a farm near New Ulm to the jungles of the Philippines in WWII, Willibald Bianchi’s sense of duty, ability to lead, courage and compassion for others ...

A fixture at the fair

September 2, 2014
If caretaker Dennis Griebel followed a personal mission statement every day he set foot on the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm he says it would go something like this: “I want the place to look nice and be successful.” ...