OAC Names New President
The Owatonna Arts Center had their annual meeting this week
Don't Mess With Eliza Brown
The Steele County Historical Society regularly hosts presentations entitled "History Uncorked.
Riverland Adds A New Medical Assistant Program
Riverland College will be offering a new Medical Assistant program at its Owatonna campus starting in January.
That Musician Sure Looks Familiar
Members in bands change bands. Plain and simple there are usually any number of changes in a band's guitarists, drummers and lead singers
Many Minnesotans Aren't Aware Of PAD
PAD or peripheral arterial disease affects 8-12 million people in the United States. It's an affliction you probably haven't heard of
Immigration Dialogue Coming To Owatonna
Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota is sponsoring an advocacy training and town hall meeting focused on immigration this Saturday, September 22.
The Final CulturFest
The 20th and final CulturFest takes place this Saturday, September 22 on the grounds of Wilson School in Owatonna from 10:30-4:30PM
Road Closure South of Owatonna Coming
There are a number of road repairs on the docket beginning in September and one will involve a road closure.
Let's Clean Up Owatonna
Next week will be the first Fall Downtown Business District Clean-up Day
The Blooming Grove United Methodist Church is hosting their annual Run for the Loaves this Saturday, September 15.
SE MN Still Struggling To Find Workers
The National Unemployment Rate for the month of July was 3.9% when seasonally adjusted while Minnesota's rate was just 3%.
Open House At Orphanage Museum
One of Owatonna's real treasures, the State School Orphanage will have an Open House on Saturday, September 15 from 1-5PM
OHS Homecoming Finalists
I'm not sure if I can recall there ever being a tie in Homecoming voting
Morehouse Clean-Up Is Saturday
The Canon River Watershed Project will have their 10th annual Watershed Wide Clean-Up day this Saturday, September 15.
Owatonna's Role In A Developing Industry
Over the last decade or so the total apple production each year in Minnesota is around that 20 million pound mark.
Gopher Sport Founded By An Ex Major Leaguer
As the story goes, Gopher Sport of Owatonna got their start in April of 1947 when Malcolm Stephenson and Jimmy Pofahl began the company
Taste of Steele County is September 20
The Steele County AAUW (American Association of University Women)hosts their annual Taste of Steele County on Thursday, September 20 at the Owatonna Eagles
How These Minnesota Towns Got Their Unique Names
Every state has their share of towns and villages with kind of quirky names.
OHS Homecoming Candidates
The Top 12 OHS Homecoming candidates were announced this morning.
Veteran's Roundtable Returns Tuesday
After taking a summer break, the Veteran's Open Roundtable will resume on Tuesday, September 11