The Journalhttp://www.nujournal.com/page/category.detail/nav/5009/Local Newsen-usFri, 29 Jul 2016 03:34:03 EDTFri, 29 Jul 2016 03:34:03 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssHerbicide mistake kills some trees in South Parkhttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/584268.htmlNEW ULM - Visitors to South Park, located west of the Target building, have noticed a number of dead trees marked for removal. These trees are collateral damage in the fight against buckthorn, according to the New Ulm Park & Rec Department.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTTony Berg seeking brother's seat on county boardhttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/584269.htmlEditor's Note: The Journal will be profiling candidates for county and city offices who will be running in the August 9 state primary elections. Today's candidate is Anton "Tony" Berg.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTScience scores up, reading and math down in New Ulm MCA scoreshttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/584270.htmlNEW ULM - District 88's report card is in, the Minnesota Department of Education released the 2016 results for the MCA-III Thursday. Statewide science and reading scores have increased slightly while math has slightly declined.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTBrown County ECDN starts its 2nd yearhttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/584272.htmlNEW ULM - Tooth fairies, dinosaurs and concerned adults were in attendance during the Brown County Early Childhood Dental Network's (ECDN) revisioning meeting Thursday.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTSchool Board OKs school handbookshttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/584273.htmlNEW ULM - The District 88 school board approved new, more uniform handbooks for each facility Thursday at a short school board meeting.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT