BLOOMING PRAIRIE — A Saturday evening benefit for the owners of two Blooming Prairie Main Street businesses drew a massive crowd, as town residents came together to help out following a Jan. 28 fire at The Bakery.
WASECA — A Waseca Police Department officer who was gravely wounded while responding to a call last month was able to walk Thursday with assistance from physical therapists.
OWATONNA — First-grade teacher Michelle Simon has been named the 2020 Elementary Teacher of the Year by the Minnesota Council for the Social Studies. An educator at McKinley Elementary, Simon found out that she had received the award earlier this month after being nominated by colleagues Jen…
OWATONNA – “Entrepreneurship is vital to Owatonna’s growth and prosperity, and Owatonna recognizes and supports entrepreneurship as an economic equalizer crucial to the long-term growth of local communities, the state, and the nation.”
OWATONNA — As a part of Owatonna’s first National Entrepreneurship Week celebration, the Owatonna Area Business Development Center will be inducting its first class into its new Hall of Fame, recognizing powerhouse entrepreneurs of both yesterday and today.
On Feb. 11, state lawmakers returned to the Capitol for the start of the 2020 legislative session.
I followed closely last month as former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan Page and Minneapolis Federal Reserve Presiden…