Help the Steele And Waseca County Food Shelves
The Blooming Grove United Methodist Church is hosting their annual Run for the Loaves this Saturday, September 15.
SE MN Still Struggling To Find Workers
The National Unemployment Rate for the month of July was 3.9% when seasonally adjusted while Minnesota's rate was just 3%.
Open House At The Orphanage Museum
One of Owatonna's real treasures, the State School Orphanage will have an Open House on Saturday, September 15 from 1-5PM
OHS Homecoming Finalists
I'm not sure if I can recall there ever being a tie in Homecoming voting
Morehouse Clean-Up Is Saturday
The Canon River Watershed Project will have their 10th annual Watershed Wide Clean-Up day this Saturday, September 15.
Owatonna's Role In A Developing Industry
Over the last decade or so the total apple production each year in Minnesota is around that 20 million pound mark.
Gopher Sport Founded By An Ex Major Leaguer
As the story goes, Gopher Sport of Owatonna got their start in April of 1947 when Malcolm Stephenson and Jimmy Pofahl began the company
Which Food Vendors Are Coming To A Taste Of Steele County?
The Steele County AAUW (American Association of University Women)hosts their annual Taste of Steele County on Thursday, September 20 at the Owatonna Eagles
How These Minnesota Towns Got Their Unique Names
Every state has their share of towns and villages with kind of quirky names.
OHS Homecoming Candidates
The Top 12 OHS Homecoming candidates were announced this morning.
Veteran's Roundtable Returns
After taking a summer break, the Veteran's Open Roundtable will resume on Tuesday, September 11
Steele County United Way Campaign Underway
The Steele County United Way campaign is gearing up for this fall's campaign
A Surprise. Minnesota's Pheasant Population Is Increasing
In 2017 the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced a 26% decrease in the pheasant index from 2016 and a decrease of 62% in the long term average
Pics Of Some Old Unique Clothes Hangers
Between junk boxes at auctions and then going through my late mother's closets this winter I started to notice that clothes hangers have really gotten boring.
Walk To End Alzheimer's Could Use Your Help
Quit smoking and you cut your risk of lung cancer. Exercise and cut your risk of heart attack. With Alzheimer's there's really nothing that we know for sure that will lessen the chances of contracting this affliction. There's still so much progress needed and yet more and more people …
Ride Your ATV For Free On State Trails
Each June for the last 5 years, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has allowed free access to ATV riders on Minnesota Public Trails
3 Things To Know About the BP Cancer Auction
The 18th annual Blooming Prairie Cancer Group will have their annual action on Friday, September 7 and Saturday, September 8 starting at 7PM each night.
Daikin To Expand In Faribault
Daikin Applied Americas Inc. announced in a press release this morning plans to expand its manufacturing operations in Faribault.
More Lands To Hunt Starting Saturday
The Walk-In Access program is a fairly new attempt by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to increase the amount of land available for the public to hunt on
This OHS Grad Was A Teammate Of An NFL Hall of Famer
I'm spending a little time digging around to find some old time interesting Owatonna folks from years gone by.