Thursday, May 13, 2021

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We’ve had a lot of people sending messages asking why the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office wasn’t on the Dateline show.  First of all, our staff did an INCREDIBLE job with this case and it’s investigation. I would put them up against any big city or county investigations team, and I couldn’t be more...
A woman faces multiple felonies in connection with a domestic assault involving a motor vehicle in Owatonna. Dezirae Leigha Huff, 19, of Austin has been charged with two counts of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and two counts of first-degree damage to property in connection with the...
Sam Lundberg’s journey as a football coach has taken him from New Richland to New Mexico and now back to southern Minnesota as he was named the Minnesota State University-Mankato’s (MSU) tight ends coach on Thursday, Jan. 28.   MSU Head Coach Todd Hoffner stated, in a press release, that he was...
Another week, another Steele County student-athlete committing to continue their athletic and academic careers at Southwest Minnesota State University (SMSU). This week it’s Matt Seykora, Owatonna’s star shortstop, who received a scholarship to play Division II baseball. Turning one of his dreams...
Under the watchful eye of his parents, Elaine and Tim, Owatonna senior Brayden Truelson signs his letter of commitment to St. John’s College to play baseball and major in business.
The decision on where to go to college is a tough one for any high school student. On Wednesday, Feb. 3, 18 Owatonna high school student-athletes made that decision in celebration of National Signing Day, signaling not only would be furthering their education at these schools but also, furthering...
Dual citizenship isn’t something that Charlotte Vaillancourt thought about, but when the opportunity presented itself, she took it. Vaillancourt, who now lives in Montana, her mother, Nancy, who is the director of the Blooming Prairie library, and her brother, Alexander are now citizens of both the...
Caleb and Jennifer Robertson of Owatonna share a special love. They met in the mission fields of Florida and soon their love turned into marriage and a blending of their families of 14 children.
Working in the mission fields of Hurricane Michael in Florida proved to be more than mission work for an Owatonna couple. It also produced love that led to marriage and the blending of the couple’s existing families of 14 children. Caleb and Jennifer Robertson celebrated their first anniversary on...
The Blooming Prairie Area Chamber of Commerce has named its new executive director. Emily Glaser of Blooming Prairie took over as the chamber’s new director Monday. She replaces Becky Noble, who is retiring after 20 years with the chamber. Glaser plans to keep the same hours that Noble had, working...
During a time when it was uncommon for women to be involved in politics, she became the first woman to ever serve in city government in Blooming Prairie. Lorraine Kruckeberg served on the Blooming Prairie City Council in the mid-1980s. She passed away at her home in Blooming Prairie on Feb. 3. She...
 Landen Johnson poses after scoring his 100th pin Friday in Northfield.
Landen Johnson reached a major milestone Friday night, as he grabbed his 100th pin of his career. The highlight proved to be the capping point of a successful week for Johnson, who scored four pins in four matches during the week. “It was something that he had from last season knowing that he was...

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