OWATONNA — I had originally intended to visit Be Ultimate Sports at the Steele County Free Fair, but the prospect of my jumping around on a bouncy house-surface playing field or riding a tricycle on a track with tight turns might seem inappropriate on Senior Citizens Day for a guy my age.
OWATONNA — Among the most prized guests at the Steele County Free Fair are the horses, who eat, sleep, and compete — with their human counterparts — throughout the week at the northeast end of the grounds.
OWATONNA — As the workforce shortage in trades like carpentry and construction continues to deepen, Project Build Minnesota is attempting to raise awareness about career opportunities in those fields, and the non-profit helped Steele County Free Fair attendees construct bird feeders Friday.
OWATONNA — Would you be surprised to learn that the man who handles the Steele County Free Fair’s taxes doesn’t do his own?
OWATONNA — In between the polka music and geriatric stand-up comedy at the fair, the Steele County Exchange Club took a moment to recognize two vital members of their community.
OWATONNA — Woofstock, Owatonna’s annual day for the dogs, returns for a fourth time Aug. 24, with several new additions that ought to prove popular with both humans and pups alike.
One of the first opportunities for Owatonna to measure up to the rest of the Big Nine Conference, as well as some Section 1-AA, foes is coming up soon.
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