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News from the New Auburn community.

Blast from the past!

Do you recognize any of these players? Gaylord residents Elroy Hoppe (kneeling on right) and Eugene Grewe (second from left in back row), Marlin Barfknecht (back row left) and Gib Barfknecht (back row right) were members of New Auburn’s...
Although New Auburn was told more than a year ago it would receive money from the federal government to help pay for its water treatment plant, New Auburn has yet to receive the money. The city has now been...

A time to reflect

Hundreds of people attended Memorial Day services Monday in Gaylord and New Auburn. Pastor Harold Storm gave the Memorial Day addresses at both programs, speaking about veterans from past wars and the present war in Iraq. John Peterson (left)...

FIRE PREVENTION WEEK

It may take two years for the water level to be "normal" after the drawdown at High Island Lake in New Auburn. Robb Collett of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources gave a report to the County Board of...
New Auburn Mayor Roger Becker believes residents of our county, state, and country have a lot to learn from Sweden about recycling. Becker has traveled to Sweden twice, to visit his daughter Wendy, who lives and works there. During...
Area residents will head to the polls Tuesday to cast their ballots for federal, state, county, city, and school board offices. Gaylord and New Auburn residents will cast their ballots at their respective City Halls. Polls will be open...
Sibley County Drug Task Force, in cooperation with the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Police, Friday, intercepted a marijuana shipment headed for New Auburn, the Sibley County Sheriff’s Office reported Monday. Neither the ultimate recipient, nor the source of the drug...

Senator visits New Auburn

Minnesota Senator Norm Coleman, left, was greeted by New Auburn city officials Tuesday morning when he made a 20 minute stop at the City Hall. From left to right are Council member Catherin Lorenz, Mayor Roger Becker, and Council...
An inquiry about property in New Auburn has led to the discovery that nine lots have been omitted from the tax rolls for 25 years. According to Sibley County Assessor Cal Roberts, the two parcels of land, which include...