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Minnesota Girls Are No. 1
Minnesota leads the nation in girls participating in high school sports, and their numbers are close to passing boys.
City of Owatonna Deer Hunt
The City of Owatonna announces a pair of archery deer hunt seasons, running from November 3-24, 2018 and November 25-December 21, 2018.
Vikings New Facility Leaves Fan Amazed
Owatonna's Todd Walkingstick misses going to Mankato for Minnesota Vikings training camp. But the new TCO Training Center in Eagan has left a strong impression on the lifelong fan of The Purple.
Outstanding Seniors: Larson & Kispert
Mary Larson of rural Claremont and Gene Kispert of Owatonna are the Outstanding Senior Citizens for 2018, named by the Steele County Exchange Club with the assistance of the Steele County Free Fair.
Why You Should Host a Blades' Player
As the Steele County Blades junior hockey team prepares for its upcoming season, they are still seeking billet families to host an out-of-town players.
'Downtown Thursday' Draws Big Crowd
A big crowd turned out for the inaugural 'Downtown Thursday' event, which brought together food, music, artists and shopping to Owatonna.
Gopher Football for Free
Fans can check out Gopher football practices for free. Dates are August 4, 10 and 16.