16 -- Gerald Woodley, 53, was named Brown County Republican Chairman this week.He
begins work on the two-year position immediately.He
replaces Paul Muske, who held the job for more than a decade.
19 -- The New Ulm Medical Center
announced a $1.25 million capital campaign to begin during the summer of 2001 to generate money for upgrades.Total upgrade costs are between $3.5-$4 million, which will be paid for within the hospital and Allina Health Systems.
20 -- The New Ulm City Council
rejected a proposal that would have allowed a new restaurant to open in the former KFC site under the existing parking arrangement.