The New Ulm Menards Mega Store will officially open for business this coming Tuesday. The new store is located off Highway 14 on the west end of New Ulm, and is the 40th Menards store in Minnesota. The family-owned company started in 1960, and currently operates a total of 274 home improvement stores throughout 14 Midwestern states. The New Ulm store hours will be Monday through Saturday from 6:30am until 10pm, and Sunday from 8am to 8pm. A Grand Opening celebration is being planned for the New Ulm Menards as well that will include special deals on merchandise, prize give-aways, in-store demonstrations and celebrity appearances. KNUJ will be broadcasting from the new Menards later this month as well.