Tricounty News

Auction of surplus vehicles, equipment April 30

State will sell surplus trucks/cars, boats, tractors, and more at April 30th public auction in New Ulm.

Sale includes heavy duty pickup trucks, tandem axle plow truck, Lt800 & F450 dump trucks, F700 flat bed, ATVs, snowmobiles, trailers.

From tractors and trailers to boats and snowmobiles to cars and trucks, the state's Saturday, April 30, surplus auction in New Ulm offers something for nearly every need.

The public auction of state and local government surplus property will include:

¥ More than 65 cars and trucks

¥ Several boat/motor trailer pack


¥ Outboard motors, boats, trailers and canoes

¥ Ford and John Deere Tractor/loaders

¥ Snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles

¥ Many miscellaneous items

A preliminary list of items is online at

The gates open for inspection and registration at 8 a.m. at the Brown County Fairgrounds, 1200 North State Street in New Ulm. Bidding begins at about 9:30 a.m. All items are sold as-is, where-is; sales are final and must be settled in full with cash or personal check the day of the auction.

Convenient, quick and easy registration and bidding numbers are now both available online. The only requirements are a computer with an internet connection and a printer; simple instructions are on the Surplus Services website,, then click on the 'Auctions' link. Current customers of the state's MinnBid internet auction service can get a bidding card online in just seconds.