A heat advisory is in effect for much of south central Minnesota and now a Flash Flood Watch is out for Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-Dakota and Goodhue counties.
Even with the heat and humidity, tons of people turned out for the Heritage Days Parade in Faribault. We quickly found out that the large amount of candy we had brought was not enough for all the kids. But we were early in the parade this year so I am sure many units after us had candy.
Minnesota Twins draftee Seth Halvorsen led Heritage Christian Academy to their first state title with a 16 strikeout performance on the mound and two homers and 4 RBI at the plate. Halvorsen became the fifth player in Minnesota history to have two home runs in a championship game.
Another crowd turned out in the streets and in the Medford Parade Friday night. It was humid and it rained a few times before the parade. So much for all the shiny vehicle wash jobs right! I swear Medford imports kids for this parade. It looked like there was way more than there should be in this li…