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The WEM football team won its 3rd straight game Friday, Sept. 21, shutting out Norwood-Young America 27-0. Wyatt Storch scored a rushing touchdown and returned an interception for a score to lead the Buccaneers. WEM is 3-1 overall and 3-0 in the Blue Sub-District, tied for the top spot with NRHEG...
Lowell J. Nutter, age 80 of Elysian died on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at his home.   Mr. Nutter was born on November 28, 1937 to Millard and Florence Nutter of Randall, Minnesota.  He attended and graduated from St. Peter High School in 1955 and Mankato State University in 1959.  While at...
A detour will be going into effect at the intersection of New Prague’s Main Street (Highway 19) and Union Pacific Railroad’s crossings beginning next week. While the sign says it will be Monday, Oct. 1, a press release from the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) says the detour begins...
  Charles G. Miller, 85, passed away Sept. 16, 2018, surrounded by his family. Survived by his wife of 60 years, Marie Miller; daughter, Angela (Matt) Kottenstette; grandchildren, Nicholas and Gianna Cardinal, and Cole Kottenstette, Pueblo, Colo., Christine (John) Christiansen, Peyton, Colo.,...
Starla Lynn (Hillman) Johnson, 60, of Waseca died Thursday, September 20, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her loved ones, those dearest to her heart.  Starla Lynn (Hillman) Johnson was born on April 20, 1958 at Naeve Hospital in Albert Lea, MN.  Starla was the daughter of Arlington and Alberta (...
Angie Dahle, age 86, of Waterville formerly of Waseca, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, September 22, 2018 at Traditions in Waterville. Mass of Christian Burial was at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Church of the Sacred Heart in Waseca with Fr. Gregory Leif as Celebrant...

A Facebook photo by Lynnae Byers shows just a part of the destruction caused by the storm and tornadoes last night. 

As officials continue to assess the damages throughout Rice County, they are encountering a significant amount traffic congestion due to high volumes of on lookers in the damaged areas. In a press release to area news outlets, they would like people to stay away from the areas.   “We respectfully...

Large trees, branches and debris are strewn throughout the area.  Jay Schneider Photo

A tornado ripped thru the Lake Region area Thursday night, Sept. 20. Numerous trees are down and some damage to buildings has been reported.
John J. Moore, age 77 left us Tuesday, September 4, 2018.  At his side was the one person that brought him comfort, love, and companionship, his wife of 41 years, Dee.   What a life!  His smile and personality were one of a kind.  His red socks and slogan t-shirts expressed it perfectly, life...

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