Friday, August 7, 2020


Staff Sgt. Dan Wieman of Owatonna, a 19-year veteran of the U.S. Army, leads a special salute to veterans Friday night at the Chateau Speedway in Lansing. Wieman’s brother, Matt, is an avid racer at the Chateau.
It was a full night Friday night at Chateau Speedway as they rolled out night five of racing action in this abbreviated 2020 season in Lansing. The night’s program, sponsored by Zumbrota Ford, featured a salute to veterans.  Representing the veterans was Staff Sgt. Dan Wieman of Owatonna, a 19-year...
Matt Wieman of Owatonna celebrates in Victory Lane as he claims the Kruckeberg Services WISSOTA Hornet Feature title Friday night at the Chateau Speedway in Lansing.
Temperatures were plenty warm Friday Night at Chateau Speedway but not as hot as the racing. The Upper Midwest Sprint Car Series (UMSS) Non Wing Traditional Sprints joined the track’s regular seven classes making for a full night of high-speed action.  The night’s program featured the largest field...
Pitcher Kasey Kreckling led the Dodge County Diamondbacks to a 11-7 victory over the Owatonna Aces at Dartts Park in Owatonna.
As the Dodge County Diamondbacks head into the final week of a shortened regular Minnesota Baseball Association season, they find themselves in third place in the nine-team Twin Rivers League with a 4-3 record. They split the first two games of the season, winning over the Pine Island Pioneers 3-2...
K-M’s Tanner Hall waits for the throw to second as a Raiders’ runner advances.
Clear skies and fans lined up on the outfield fence to watch a cliff-hanger between Kasson-Mantorville and the Northfield Raiders, Friday evening at K-M’s field.  Kasson lost to Northfield 5-4 in extra innings.  Lefthanded freshman Noah Swarts took the mound for the KoMets tossing 5 innings giving...
Troy Tuma of Owatonna earns the winner title in the Kruckeberg Services WISSOTA Hornet Feature Friday night at the Chateau Speedway in Lansing.
It was Kids Night Friday at the Chateau Speedway in Lansing.    Rides in the stock cars for the kids started out the night and there were plenty of bicycles and scooters given away at intermission. Every year the track picks up a couple bikes to give away and the fans and drivers join in and bring...
Nathan Noonan swings at the ball during a baseball game Monday night. Nathan is back playing the game he loves, this summer for the Byron Bears 14U team, after undergoing treatment for leukemia. “It’s a miracle he’s even out there,” said his Coach Jim Isaac.
Nathan Noonan, 15, wasn’t expected to be here this summer, says his dad Don Noonan, playing baseball like he has in years past. So his dad attends every practice, never missing a moment. “We weren’t sure we were ever going to see this again,” Don says. Nathan was diagnosed in May 2019 with leukemia...
For K-M kicker and punter Aaron, Thursday, June 18, was a big day. That’s because it was the day he received a pair of letters form Nick Goeser, special teams coordinator for North Dakota State University (NDSU). In one of the letters Goeser wrote, “I think NDSU might be a great fit for you.”...
The Byron school board discussed Byron participating in the Inside Out Initiative and the filing deadline for the four four-year term positions open for the school board election on Tuesday, Nov. 3, during its meeting on Monday, June 15. Activities Director Jon Buchanan presented on the Inside Out...
This past Monday was a big day in the world of high school football. It was the first day of the summer waiver period, which is when high school football teams can hold their summer team workouts. Each team has 11 contact days that they can use between now and Friday, Aug. 7. However, with some...
Somerby Golf Club is a member-only golf club in Byron.  Director of Membership and Marketing Brett Mucheck said what makes the golf course stand out is how well it’s maintained. “The greens are maintained in immaculate shape at all time. The greens are incredibly quick and difficult. There are wide...


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