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When it comes to successfully balancing school activities, athletics, and academics, seniors Keeley Oak and Sam Barnack are pros. Tri-City United recognized the two students by nominating them for the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) AAA Award that recognizes and honors high school...
The Ptarmigans had a hard fought game, but came up with an 8-0 win in the 59th Annual Sno-Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 29, in Memorial Park. It was a cold day for the game as temperatures only reached the teens, with very little snow cover as rain earlier in the week melted most of it away leaving a hard...
The certified and non-certified staff seniority lists were approved by the WEM Board of Education Monday, Dec. 17. The certified list includes a total of 19 employees who have been with the school district for 20 years or more. Ten of those have been with the district for more than 30 years. The...
The Le Sueur County Board of Commissioners approved the final pay 2019 levy in the amount of $20,716,550, a 6.9 percent increase over the 2018 levy. This levy was approved during an early evening meeting Tuesday, Dec. 18. For more information on the levy check out the Dec. 27 edition of the Life/...

The Waterville Economic Development Authority recently completed the purchase of the downtown building on S. 3rd Street.

The Waterville Economic Development Authority (EDA) purchased the nuisance property located on S. 3rd Street in Waterville. They will attempt to sell the two story building. For more on the purchase, check out the Dec. 27 life/Enterprise.
Ed Hrabe, vice president at First Bank and Trust in New Prague, is retiring after more than 36 years in the financial industry. (Chuck Kajer Photo)
After more than 36 years in the financial/banking industry, Ed Hrabe is calling it a career. Hrabe was hired to manage the State Insurance Agency, operated by the State Bank of New Prague, in 1982. After a year and a half, bank president Don Sirek asked him to join the bank’s lending department. He...
The Elko New Market City Council adopted three resolutions at its Thursday, Dec. 20, meeting. One was a resolution approving the city’s 2019 budget, the second was to approve the 2018 tax levy, collectable in 2019 and the third was to approve use of debt service fund balances to cover under levied...

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar featured treats from Lau’s Bakery in New Prague as part of her “Minnesota Morning” gathering in her Washington, DC, office Thursday, Dec. 20. (Submitted Photo)

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar’s “Minnesota Morning” event featured breakfast pastries from Lau’s Czech Bakery in New Prague last Thursday, Dec. 20. Klobuchar has visited dozens of Minnesota communities in recent months and after tasting favorite local foods, she decided to showcase these Minnesota...
The New Prague Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announced today the promotion of Brooke Sticha to Executive Director. Brooke previously was the Event Coordinator for the chamber. “Brooke has played a vital role at the chamber office for the past four years. We are thrilled to have her...

Jack Sembauer, 14, located the 2018 Torchlight Parade and Fireworks medallion near the Montgomery Fire Hall. (Lisa Ingebrand Photo)

Merry Christmas to the Sembauers! Jack Sembauer, 14, and his mom, Wendy Sembauer of Montgomery, found the 2018 Torchlight Parade and Fireworks medallion on the north side of the fire hall on a piece of wood under a downspout.  "I think it was the third clue that led us there. It said something...

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