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WASECA — A Waseca man, reportedly high on meth and hallucinating, possibly from psychedelic mushrooms police found in his home after a six-hour standoff Monday night with area law enforcement, has been charged with eight felonies.

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WASECA — First District Congressman Jim Hagedorn made his 21st town hall meeting with constituents in his district Monday at the Waseca Junior Senior High School Performing Arts Center and people from the area filled the seats eager to listen and ask questions of their representative in Washington.

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WASECA — Just 17 days after the Hy-Vee supermarket closed its doors in Waseca after more than 30 years in the community, Cash Wise opened in the same spot, filling the grocery vacancy.

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WASECA —Minnesota State University, Mankato head football coach Todd Hoffner spoke at Waseca Rotary last week, speaking on his hardships with the legal system, his opportunity to come back to a program he had built and the growth of that program since his return.

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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.

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WASECA — Ava Storjohann was crowned queen and Ben Priebe was named king of Snow Week 2020 at the coronation held in the Waseca Junior Senior High School on Tuesday, February 4.

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MANKATO, Minn. — More than 115 Americans are killed every day in a wave of fatal overdoses to substances like heroin, fentanyl, tramadol and other opioids. Medical professionals from the Mayo Clinic and Minnesota State University, Mankato now say that the only way to mitigate this epidemic a…

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WASECA — Officer Arik Matson with the Waseca Police Department has taken another significant step forward in his recovery process.

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OWATONNA — It has been a little over a year since the Steele-Waseca Habitat for Humanity joined forces with its neighbor to the east in Rochester to become one, larger organization, and they have been busy building homes and bettering lives ever since.

After learning that jerseys the Waseca boys hockey team wore to honor Officer Arik Matson did not comply with National Federation of State High School Associations and Minnesota State High School League regulations, the team has found a way to honor Matson while having compliant jerseys.

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State Sen. John Jasinski is stepping into the hockey jersey hub bub, asking the Minnesota State High School League to let the Waseca Bluejays hockey teams wear jerseys honoring a city police officer gravely wounded in the line of duty.

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