New Auburn

New Auburn

News from the New Auburn community.

Three candidates are seeking two seats on the New Auburn City Council. Incumbents Jim Stark and Mike Hauan are being challenged by Craig Lowden. Below is a summary of the candidates' responses to a questionnaire, sent by The Gaylord...
Faced with the reality of treating storm water that drains directly in to High Island Lake and Creek, the City of New Auburn has opted to install rain gardens as opposed to city wide curb and gutter construction. Choosing...
A grant and low interest loan will help finance the construction of New Auburn's water treatment plant and water tower. New Auburn City Clerk Eugene Grack said that the city just received the legal paperwork from Minnesota Public Facilities...
A race has developed for New Auburn City Council. Three people have filed for two positions. Craig Lowden is challenging incumbent candidates Mike Hauan and Jim Stark for City Council. Long-time New Auburn mayor Roger Becker is unopposed for the...

City of New Auburn Election Results

New Auburn residents re-elected their long-time mayor, and added a new face to the City Council. Roger Becker, who has served as mayor for 24 years, was re-elected with 88 votes. His challengers Pam Horton and Craig Lowden each...
"We need to look at the safety aspect, too." That is a comment by Jim Stark, New Auburn City Council, at a neighborhood informational meeting Tuesday, Oct. 21 about a proposed street project in New Auburn. Justin Black, engineer...
Construction is underway for the New Auburn Town Hall in New Auburn. Township residents, last spring, voted to proceed with construction of a new town hall that would include an office and storage for the township grader. Above, the...
The City of New Auburn apparently will not be able to tap into federal stimulus money for its major street project this year. New Auburn City Clerk Wendy Becker reported Friday that it is her understanding that New Auburn...
What will New Auburn's streets look like in the future? That will be the focus of a public meeting in New Auburn Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. in the City Hall. The public is invited. Justin Black, engineer...