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City of New Auburn Election Results

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

New Auburn residents re-elected their long-time mayor, and added a new face to the City Council. Continue reading »

Races develop in Gaylord, New Auburn and SE school board

Thursday, August 19th, 2010

Races have developed in Gaylord for both mayor and City Council, for mayor and City Council of New Auburn, and Sibley East School Board. Continue reading »

Classic car show in New Auburn

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

There were approximately 40 entries in New Auburn's Classic Car Show, held Sunday as part of the community's 4th of July celebration. Pictured above is a 1929 Ford entered by Dan Harbarth. The show was held at High Island Lake.

Drawdown still continuing at High Island Lake

Thursday, April 29th, 2010

“The biggest dividend for High Island Lake is cleaning the watershed.” Continue reading »

18-year-old charged with stabbing stepfather in New Auburn

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

An 18-year-old New Auburn man has been charged with second degree assault for allegedly slashing his 31-year-old stepfather’s throat with a knife last Tuesday night in New Auburn. Continue reading »

New Auburn Fish Fry –

Thursday, March 4th, 2010
New Auburn's High Island Lake Conservation Club Fish Fry

New Auburn's High Island Lake Conservation Club served 2,465 people at their annual fish fry Saturday at the City Hall, according to club president Wayne Schultz. 3,375 pounds of fish were prepared for the event. Many New Auburn area residents and community organizations assisted to help make the fish fry successful. Frying fish (clockwise from left) were Paul Burandt, John Paulmann, and Gary Polzin.

Training to save lives

Thursday, February 11th, 2010
Firefighter training

Approximately 20 new firefighters in Sibley County are taking the course Firefighter 1001. This 136-hour course is used to train new firefighters, according to Gaylord Fire Chief Dean Schons. The training is being held Tuesday and Thursday evenings at the Gaylord Fire Hall. Successfully demonstrating a “fireman’s carry” above is New Auburn firefighter Vicki Holtz. Gaylord firefighters taking the course are Gary Schmitt, Dale Steinborn, Jesse Hardel and Roberto Mendez.

New Auburn mayor reflects on previous year

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

Streets were beginning to look fine in 2009. Continue reading »

Despite rain, snow New Auburn street project ahead of schedule

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Despite the unseasonably wet weather recently, New Auburn’s street project is slightly ahead of schedule, according to Al Hahn, resident project representative of SEH, Gaylord. Continue reading »


Thursday, October 15th, 2009
The New Auburn Fire Department

The New Auburn Fire Department held an open house Sunday during Fire Prevention Week. Above, firefighter Keith Schmidt helped area youngsters learn how to use a fire extinguisher.