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Hogfest is held the first weekend in August each year. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
Hogfest is held the first weekend in August each year. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
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Hogfest in Claremont Mixes New Events with Longtime Favorites

The annual Hogfest celebration in Claremont changes a little bit year to year. This year several new events were added to the lineup.

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The grandstand events at the 2015 Steele County fair include music, auto and tractor events and bull riding. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
The grandstand events at the 2015 Steele County fair include music, auto and tractor events and bull riding. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
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Battle of the Bands Lineup is set for the Steele County Fair

The field of six bands for the annual Steele County Free Fair Battle of the Bands event is set. They compete Wednesday, Aug. 19, in front of the grandstand at 5:30PM.

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Christy Tryhus of Choice Technical Academies was a guest on AM 1390's Talk of the Town. Loren Town Square Media.
Christy Tryhus of Choice Technical Academies was a guest on AM 1390's Talk of the Town. Loren Town Square Media.
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Owatonna Charter School Open House Set for July 30

The Choice Technical Academies of Minnesota will have an open house from 6-8PM Thursday, July 30, for their Owatonna School on Thursday, July 30. The school is in the southwest corner of the Pillsbury Campus

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Snow Piles in Buffalo, New York Still 10 Feet Tall – Yes, in Late July

Reminders of last year's crazy snow storm in Buffalo, New York are still standing tall.

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Willow Creek school in Owatonna would be converted to a K-5 school if the November referendum passes. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
Willow Creek school in Owatonna would be converted to a K-5 school if the November referendum passes. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
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Owatonna School Board Approves Referendum Vote for November

The Owatonna School Board this week approved the plan for a Nov. 3 vote on a $78 million referendum. A sports complex question is not part of the proposal.

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Golf To Cure Cancer is August 5. Town Square Media.
Golf To Cure Cancer is August 5. Town Square Media.
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Play Golf in Blooming Prairie to Help Cure Cancer

The Blooming Prairie Cancer Group is offering a night of golf to raise money to fight cancer. The Golf To Cure Cancer event will be Wednesday, Aug. 5, at the Blooming Prairie Country Club. Registration will be from 4-5PM

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It’s a Wet Tuesday, with More to Come in Southern Minnesota

Some heavy showers and thunderstorms moved through the area this morning. No severe weather was reported but the area did receive some pretty good rain. There is a risk of severe weather across parts of southern Minnesota late this afternoon and tonight

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Minnesota State Patrol Says Slow Down, But Not For Ducks

The July period of extra speed enforcement by the Minnesota State Patrol ended Sunday, but troopers still want you to slow down. Unless you are doing so to allow ducks to cross the freeway.

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National Night Out at Ellendale and Owatonna

The first Tuesday in August will be National Night Out and Night to Unite. Both are an event to enhance relationships with neighbors and law enforcement.

National Night Out will be held in Ellendale

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Classic cars lined North Cedar in downtown Owatonna. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
Classic cars lined North Cedar in downtown Owatonna. Roy Koenig, Townsquare Media
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Owatonna Busy with Activities on Opening Day of Crazy Days

The day started with a kid parade and games and ended with a car show, music and the United Way campaign kickoff. Merchants began their first of three days of sidewalk sales.

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