The Owatonna Noon Rotary Club along with the Owatonna People's Press and Owatonna Chamber will once again present candidate forums in October. They'll be held each Monday in October starting at noon at the Owatonna Country Club.The public is invited to this free event. Lunch will be available starting at 11:30AM for $12.

October 1 it'll be Congressional candidates Jim Hagadorn and Dan Feehan. October 8 it will be State Representatives with county candidates on October 15. Sheriff candidates will be on the docket for October 22. Owatonna City Council and Owatonna School Board candidates will be October 29. This is a slightly different and updated schedule from a previously released one.

Flu shot clinics begin in Steele County in early October. Get the schedule here