New Ulm referendum passed

Well, it happened. The referendum allocating $47 million dollars for a new high school along with renovations to current schools passed with a narrow margin of 49 votes.

Is it the end of the world? No, absolutely not. If I’ve known people from New Ulm to be anything, it’s responsible with their money and investments–we’re Germans after all.

I’ve come up with some thoughts on how to make the most of this money.


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More School Money Madness

If you follow me on Twitter or are my Facebook friend, you know that I think the new Mankato middle school is a bad idea. You can read a great post about it here from my friend and Mankato native Nate Hood.

Luckily for you friends, I’m not here to talk to you about this school. Unfortunately for everyone (including the residents), I am here to talk to you about another school with a big price tag and little necessity.

We start our story in New Ulm, MN.

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