Archive for New Germany

Funeral notice: Weldon ‘Arcky’ Baumann, 68, of Hutchinson, formerly of New Germany

NEW GERMANY, MN – Weldon W. “Arcky” Baumann, 68, of Hutchinson, formerly of New Germany, passed away Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.There will be a memorial service Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 11 a.m. at St. Mark Lutheran Church in New Germany, followed by interment at St. Mark Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church, and continue Wednesday, one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia; www.johnsonfh.com.

Funeral notice: Annie Roepke, 58, of New Germany

NEW GERMANY, MN – Annie M. Roepke, 58, of New Germany, passed away Friday, Sept. 9, at the Good Samaritan Center in Waconia, Minnesota.  Funeral service will be Monday, Sept. 12 at 11 a.m. at St. Mark Lutheran Church in New Germany, with interment at the church cemetery. Visitation took place at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia Sunday, Sept. 11, from 4 to 8 p.m. with a chapel service at 7:30 p.m.  Further visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the service.  Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Waconia.

Two Bloodmobiles coming Sept. 7 & Sept. 13

The Mayer/New Germany blood drive is set for Wednesday, Sept. 7 at the Mayer Community Center from 1 to 7 p.m. To donate, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (733-2767) or visit ww.redcrossblood.org enter Sponsor Code: MAYER COMMUNITY
Orchard Christian Church, 800 5th Ave, Howard Lake will host a Bloodmobile Tuesday, Sept. 13 from 1 to 7 p.m. Walk-in when the time is convenient for you. To set up an appointment or for answers to questions, call 1-800-RED CROSS or Donna (320) 543-2444.

Final Week for DISCOUNTED PRICING – St. Mary’s Craft Beer Festival in Winsted

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Don’t miss out on DISCOUNTED pricing for the 3rd Annual St. Mary’s Craft Beer Festival Saturday, September 10th. Order before the event and save $$$. CLICK HERE to order tickets

event_guideAlso check out this year’s event guide which includes the beer, wine, and liqueur samples available at the festival. CLICK HERE to view the guide online.

Mid-County Plot Day Sept. 8

Mid-County Agronomy will host plot day Thursday, Sept. 8 beginning at noon, Dammann Acres, Hamburg.
Come and enjoy plot tours from agronomy experts, lunch, and more. The Plot Tour is your opportunity to review and learn from 2016, and use that information to prepare for the 2017 growing season.

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Making a corn maze

WRIGHT, CARVER, McLEOD, MEEKER COUNTIES, MN – What does it take to create a corn maze?

Don Nelson, owner of Nelson Farm in Litchfield, knows that the process starts long before stalks are tall and tasseling.

“We’ve been doing this for many years,” he said, noting that the mazes are part of the farm’s annual Pumpkin Patch Festival, which runs the last weekend in September through the last weekend in October.

Look for this story in “Fall Destinations,” a special section in the Monday, Aug. 29 edition of the Herald Journal, Enterprise Dispatch, and Delano Herald Journal.

Pick up a copy at any of our newsstand locations, or read it online here: https://www.joomag.com/magazine/fall-destinations-hj-fall-destinations-8-16/0930342001472238537?short

The corn maze is different every year.

The corn maze is different every year.