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Getting to know Celia Cruz

"Who was Celia Cruz?" by Lisbeth Kaiser and Cecily Kaiser Who was Celia Cruz? It's a legitimate question that a new hardcover book warmly answers through its simple text and attractive illustrations. The question "Who was…

Darlene Kuester | News, Sports, Jobs

Darlene Kuester, 78, of New Ulm died on Wednesday February 2, 2022 at her home.Christian Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Cathedral, New Ulm with interment at New Ulm Catholic Cemetery.…

A long road to freedom: part 2

This two-part column — in recognition of Black History Month (February) — is by Beth Mitchell, a Clinton County History Center volunteer who writes a periodic column for the News Journal. Part 2 Perhaps some of the information in this…

A newspaper that looks more like us

David HurstWell, what do you know: there are literary voices in northern Appalachia that aren't dark and hate each other!Not that there was any real doubt about it. In my five years editing a regional magazine and another 20 years writing…

Some thoughts from 2021

About 160 people attended the Special Donor Dinner Event to Thank Donors on Friday, December 10, at Dresden Castle, 3775 E. Underwood Ave., Cudahy. "The importance of the annual gala is that it brings unrestricted funds, unlike grants which…