Dundas and Northfield Advance in Class B Baseball
Todd Mathison went the distance scattering 6 hits with 9 strikeouts and no walks in the Dukes win and his younger brother Jake went the first 8 innings striking out 10 and walking 2 while allowing 5 hits. Both allowed 1 earned run in their victories.
Please Obey This Alert
Recreational camp fires are also discouraged during the time period according to the Rice County Sheriff.
Curt Becher Retires From Community Coop
Today was Curt Becher's last day at Community Coop Oil Association in Faribault.
Soybean Aphids Increasing
Soybean aphid populations are increasing and many fields have reached economic treatment thresholds.
The Possible Side Effects are Worse Than the Arthritis
The disclaimer of possible side effects made me laugh out loud. "In some cases could cause death" they said. That was not the only thing included. Off the top of my bald head I recall them saying other side effects included "the possible development of cancer" and an "inc…
Faribault Opens Play Sunday in Shakopee at 5:00 p.m. on POWER 96
The Faribault Lakers will open play this year against Stewartville-Racine in Shakopee at 5:00 p.m. Sunday. The game will be broadcast on POWER 96 Radio, 95.9 FM.
Brian and Jodi Keck Steele County Farm Family of the Year
The family of Brian and Jodi Keck were honored at the Steele County Fair as the University of Minnesota Steele County Farm Family of the Year.
South Central College First in State to Offer Somali Course
The college is also offering a first-of-it's-kind language course this fall, "Somali Language 1." It's the first Somali Language course to be offered at a community college in Minnesota.
Well Done You Good and Faithful Servants
DeBoer's 75th birthday is Friday and Aunan is 77.
Steele County Free Fair Livestock Hall of Fame
The Steele County Livestock Hall of Fame Program was held Tuesday afternoon in the Livestock Show Arena on the Steele County Fairgrounds.
Voter Turnout Was Good For A Primary
Northfield Ward 4 Precinct 2 (St. Olaf College Buntrock Commons) had the lowest turnout in the county with 3.1 percent of registered voters casting ballots.
Rice County Follows Statewide Primary Results
The rapid results are thanks to the new voting equipment obtained by Rice County.
Lots of Acorns This Year
The oak trees produced a lot of acorns this year but that does not mean we will have a long cold winter.
Dakota County Fair BBQ Contest
I was the "Official" judge for the BBQ Contest at the Dakota County Fair.
Results Will Be Announced on KDHL
Poll hours are 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Remember you can not cross party lines in the Primary Election. You must vote one party only.
Zumbrota 4 Year Old Dies In Swing Set Collapse
In a statement released by Zumbrota Police Chief Patrick J. Callahan it is noted his department was dispatched to a residence approximately 10:12 a.m.
Dakota Rice Corn and Soybean Growers Plot Tour Tuesday morning
The Dakota Rice Corn and Soybean Growers Plot Tour will be Tuesday morning and everyone is welcome.
USDA Shocking Report
The USDA shocked the market Friday with big increases in both corn and soybean yields.
State Class B Tournament Open in Jordan Saturday
There are 40 teams in Class B in Minnesota Amateur Baseball. Minnesota leads the nation in participation in town ball.
Lakers Play Sunday in Shakopee at 5:00 p.m.
The Faribault/Stewartville-Racine winner plays Sunday, August 26th in New Prague against Region 1 Champion Mora at 5:00 p.m.