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June 28, 2014 To the editor: I would like to start a tradition of getting the community together and celebrating locally for the Fourth of July weekend. Kind of like a “New Ulm family reunion. more »»

Why not call a terrorist a terrorist?

June 27, 2014 Boko Haram, in Nigeria, uses tactics such as surrounding churches, then burning them down to kill all insid. more »»

There must be more than taxes

June 26, 2014 It is a theme that is sounded early and often in the Minnesota election season, indeed throughout each legislative session as well. more »»

Technology in classrooms

June 25, 2014 The trend toward introducing technology into classrooms has been going on for several years, and it is likely to continue. more »»

Newspaper trends and the industry’s future

June 25, 2014 By Caroline Little NAA president & CEO The newspaper industry has transformed in a way that we could not have imagined just a decade ago. more »»

A likely story

June 24, 2014 Using illegal methods to harm one’s political opponents, then lying to cover it up, is serious business, as former President Richard Nixon learned. more »»

Blame nature for climate change

June 24, 2014 To the editor: I agree with the June 12, (‘Are CO2 regs worth the economic cost?) in that the EPA’s new regulations calling for a substantial reduction in carbon dioxide emissions from stationary... more »»

Be wary of involving Iran in Iraq

June 23, 2014 History is of full of episodes in which governments unable to cope with violent uprisings asked for military help from their neighbors. more »»

Still stuck in Iraq

June 22, 2014 Even as President Barack Obama was bragging in December 2011 about withdrawing U.S. combat troops from Iraq, skeptics warned the pullout was ill-advised — and from from complete. more »»

Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down

June 21, 2014 Artstone turning 100 THUMBS UP: American Artstone is celebrating its 100th anniversary this week, with a open house at the plant on Wednesday from 1 to 6 p.m. more »»

Looking for stories on soldiers buried abroad

June 21, 2014 To the editor: I am searching for as many of the stories of the 218,000 soldiers, within the 24 cemeteries, who are buried overseas as I can find. more »»

The rain can stop anytime now

June 20, 2014 Minnesota may have to change it’s nickname from “the Land of 10,000 Lakes” to “the Land of One Lake — One Great Big Lake,” if all this rain doesn’t stop soon. New Ulm has had 10. more »»

Medtronic’s message

June 18, 2014 Gov. Mark Dayton may be the biggest Pollyanna in politics. On Saturday, the governor heard from the Chairman and CEO of Medtronic, Omar Ishrak, that the company was planning to spend $42. more »»

Blossom like you’re young

June 18, 2014 There are three old apple trees behind our house. They look tough. I’ve cut some dead branches back, but now probably half of the remaining branches are lifeless with dried bark peeling away. more »»

Gieseke explains resignation

June 18, 2014 To the editor: Greetings Media and MN School District # 88 Citizens: I am writing this letter to the editor because Superintendent Jeff Bertrang recommended I share the reason why I have decided to... more »»

How secure can our southern border be?

June 17, 2014 So easy a child could do it. The phrase is used to describe everything from assembling toys to programming remote controls. And now, for sneaking across the border from Mexico into the United State. more »»

Food Shelf surplus days

June 17, 2014 To the editor: I am the Executive Director of the New Ulm Area Emergency Food Shelf. The past few months we have been offering a surplus day for area resident. more »»

Garden Street safety

June 17, 2014 To the editor: South Garden Street is under construction this summer and when it is completed there will be some changes that can affect safet. more »»

Don’t send Tsunis to Norway

June 16, 2014 Minnesotans of Norwegian descent make up about 16.5 percent of the state’s population. Over 18 percent of the nation’s Norwegian Americans live in Minnesota (a good number of them in Hanska). more »»

Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down

June 14, 2014 Head to a state park THUMBS UP: We'll have to wait and see if the weather holds up, but if it does, here's an idea for something to do Saturday: Go to a state park — call it an early Father's Day... more »»

 
 

 

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