Archive for New Germany

New Germany financial report

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Upcoming Events at Hollywood Sports Complex


Saturday, Feb. 6 – Meat Raffle begins 4 pm

Friday, Feb.12 - Prime rib, baked potato, green beans, and dinner roll $14.95

Valentines Dinner:

Sunday, February 14 - 3 to 8:30 pm

Menu includes: Champagne chicken, BBQ ribs, baby red potatoes,

California blend vegetables, dinner salad, roll, dessert, and choice of beverage.

$19.99 • Reservations preferred

Available for dine-in or take-out

Hollywood Sports Complex • 15950 Cty. Rd. 122 • Watertown • (952) 955-2424 •


Funeral notice: Douglas M. Ittel, age 73, of New Germany

Douglas M. Ittel, age 73, of New Germany, passed away  Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, in St. Cloud. A funeral service took place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 9 at St. Mark Lutheran Church in New Germany, with interment at St. Mark Lutheran Cemetary. Arrangements were with Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia, 952-442-2121,

McLeod County offers veterans law clinic by phone

MCLEOD COUNTY –  Central Minnesota Legal Services is collaborating with the St Cloud VA to provide free legal consultation for veterans. Services offered include: Family Law, Child Support, Employment, Social Security, and Housing. Criminal issue consultation is not offered.  The service is offered the first and third Tuesday of each month, from noon to 2 p.m. Schedule an appointment by calling 320-257-4855 or 800-622-7773.

Funeral notice: Gary Schlechter, age 66, of New Germany

Gary Schlechter, age 66, of New Germany passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2021, at the University of Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis. A Mass of Christian burial will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8 at St. Joseph Catholic Community, 41 E. First St. in Waconia. Visitation will take place at the church Friday beginning at 9 a.m, with interment in the church cemetery. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia, 952-442-2121,

Herald Journal office closed

The Herald Journal office will be closed Thursday, Dec. 31 and Friday, Jan. 1.