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Referee Saved By AED And Quick Action
New Year's Eve was almost the last day on this earth for Referee Jeff Schroder. he has been a basketball official for 27 years and was assigned to a game at Southwest State University in Marshall.
School Board to Address ‘Owatonna Forward’ Goals
The grassroots Owatonna Forward group listed several education goals last month as destiny-drivers for the community. Superintendent Jeff Elstad said in a recent Owatonna School District newsletter email that the school board, "will begin to discuss how we can, in partnership with our community…
Minnesota’s Most Famous Invention Can’t be Rollerblades
My personal favorite invention by a Faribault, Minnesotan comes from Albert A. Winkley who lost his left leg in a mowing accident at the age of 11 in 1868. There were no artificial limbs in those days so at the age of 28 he made and patented the Slip Socket Leg which brought relief to people all ove…
Schultz Soars to the Top of Owatonna’s All-Time Scoring List
Owatonna High School senior Sydney Schultz needed just three points to eclipse Sarah Draayer. Those points came quickly and the game was stopped momentarily to recognize the record. Schultz spent the rest of the night adding to it, ending with 35 in the Huskies' 61-49 win over Rochester Mayo.

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