Sunday, May 28, 2017

Steele County Times

Co-owners of Mindful Fork Reagan West and Beth Wall celebrate Mindful Fork’s one year anniversary this week.  Staff photo by Anna Segner.
How does a fully prepared and healthy meal delivered straight to your doorstep sound?  When Regan West and Beth Wall put their minds together over a year ago to create Mindful Fork, they changed the way hundreds of Steele County residents eat meals each week. Their idea was that so many people (...
Alex Burns (grade 12) celebrates his goal against the South Suburban Jets with a fist pump into the air.  Staff photo by Anna Segner.
The Owatonna adapted floor hockey team won their ninth consecutive game of the season on Thurs. Feb. 18 at the Junior High School gym against the South Suburban Jets. The final score was 11 to 4.  With assistance from the other players, 10th grader Taylor Hagen scored three goals, 12th grader Alex...
Marissa Jensen, a local graduate, is currently studying abroad and thoroughly enjoying the experience. Above, she poses for a photo in Venice, Italy, during the Carnevale celebration. Submitted photo.
Marissa Jensen, age 21, is following her dreams, which have recently led her to Italy. Soon, Jensen’s parents, Neil and Becky Jensen, of Blooming Prairie, will embark on an adventure of their own.  Marissa, a junior, is a student at Augustana University, where she’s pursuing a degree in elementary...
Sr. Franchon Pirkl applies a heart sticker to Burt Knutson, a guest at the Second Annual Litomysl Women’s Council Valentine Dinner Saturday night at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Litomysl. Volunteers served 175 sweethearts. Staff photo by Howard Lestrud.
It was a special night for many as they took their sweethearts to the Second Annual Litomysl Women’s Council Valentine Dinner Saturday night at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Litomysl. Organizer Carol Prokopec said 175 were fed a Windsor chop dinner. Last year’s crowd was recorded at 89....
Cordell Peterson, of New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva, lost a 2-1 heartbreaking decision to Kenyon-Wanamingo’s Jared Clawiter in the 126-pound match in section team wrestling action in Kenyon on Feb. 14. Staff photo by Alan Van Ormer.
The Blooming Prairie wrestling team bowed out of the section team tournament, losing 45-21 to New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva at Kenyon on Thursday, Feb. 11.   Five local matmen won their bouts, but the overall strength and the forfeits to the Panthers proved too much for the locals.  The...
State of Minnesota   Third Judicial District District Court Probate Division    County of Steele   Court File No. 74-PR-16-174   Notice and Order  for Hearing on  Petition for Descentof  Property   Estate of     Norman Dean Swanson        a/k/a Norman D. Swanson,                  a/k/a Norman...
Nicole Spargur and her daughter, Alana Braaten, browse some of the items available to bid on during the Boys & Girls Club Benefit Bash, held on Saturday, Feb. 6.  Staff photo by Laura Berndt.
The Blooming Prairie Servicemen’s Club was packed on Saturday night as community members attended the first Boys & Girls Club Benefit Bash to show their support for the organization.  The event featured both a silent and live auction, and all proceeds will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of...
A court date for the parties in Lowell and Evelyn Trom’s lawsuit against Dodge County and Masching Swine Farms that was originally set for Feb. 2 has been rescheduled to Feb. 16.
A court date for the parties in Lowell and Evelyn Trom’s lawsuit against Dodge County and Masching Swine Farms that was originally set for Feb. 2 has been rescheduled to Feb. 16. Attorneys for the parties will be back in court before Judge Joseph Chase in Olmsted County at 9 a.m. as the judge hears...
Snow was falling at a rapid pace early Tuesday morning and caused motorists to stop and clear off the excess snow. Snow accumulations reached 7-8 inches in the Blooming Prairie area and forced postponement of school on Tuesday and Wednesday. Strong winds in rural areas caused poor visibility for motorists.  Staff photo by Howard Lestrud.
February knows how to make an entrance, a very snowy entrance that is.  The Waste Water Treatment Plant in Owatonna recorded five inches of snowfall before 8 a.m. on Feb. 3. The National Weather Service confirmed that five inches of snowfall in northeast Owatonna on its website.  The snow began...
A serious accident took place on U.S. Highway 218 on Friday, Feb. 5. Staff photo by Alan Van Ormer.
Minnesota State Patrol is currently investigating a fatal crash on U.S. Highway 218 that occurred Friday morning, just north of Blooming Prairie. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the incident occurred just after 6:45 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 5. Two vehicles were involved in the crash. At this...

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