Monday, September 25, 2017

Steele County Times

Owatonna No. 1 doubles players Kaitlyn Anderson (left) and Gabi Deml (right) celebrate after scoing a point against their Red Wing opponent on Saturday. Anderson and Deml won the Big Nine Conference title at No. 1 doubles, helping Owatonna to a second place finish.
The Owatonna Huskies have been strong all season and at the biggest meet of the season so far, they battled.  Crowning champions at No.3 singles and No.1 doubles, the Huskies finished second at the Big Nine conference meet in Rochester. Rochester Mayo was the conference champion, scoring 73 points-...
Steele County Times Publisher Rick Bussler, left, accepted six national awards from National Newspaper Association President Chip Hutcheson Saturday morning in Franklin, Tenn. The Times was one of seven newspapers in Minnesota, and the only one in Southern Minnesota, to be recognized on the national level.
It was the strongest showing ever for the Steele County Times on the national level as the local newspaper captured six national journalistic awards of excellence last week in Tennessee. The Times received the honors at a breakfast banquet for the National Newspaper Association Saturday morning in...
The road into Medford’s Straight River park is closed due to obvious standing water. Many of the communities around the area were covered in inches, if not feet of rain or river water.
The Medford area was hit by a devastating surge of floodwaters this last week. After heavy rains struck Southern Minnesota, many of the communities around the area were covered in inches, if not feet of rain or river water. Sandbagging took place Thursday in Medford, with the Medford Fire...
Blooming Prairie’s Alex Ille (front) fights off his opponent during the NRHEG Invite on Sept. 20 at Riverview Golf Course. Ille took home a second place finish.
Unusually good weather for a cross-country meet treated the Blossom cross country boys well, as they finished second to Mankato Loyola/Cleveland in an 8- team invitational meet at New Richland Tuesday.    Twin City United claimed third, with Lyle-Pacelli, and Maple River following.  WEM, NRHEG, and...
The Cedars of Austin held their 30th Anniversary celebration on September 24 and the Steele County Times was there to join in the celebration and to bring aware...
Steele County, along with the cities of Ellendale, Medford, and Owatonna are collaborating in the recovery efforts due to the recent flooding. The cities and county have a flood-damage debris removal schedule beginning Wednesday, September 28th. Residents can place flood-damaged debris on the...
Steele County, MN Steele County, along with the cities of Ellendale, Medford, and Owatonna are collaborating in the recovery efforts due to the recent flooding. The cities and county have a flood-damage debris removal schedule beginning Wednesday, September 28th. Residents can place flood-damaged...
Blevins and Trevino
A Steele County grand jury has returned a first-degree murder indictment against two men accused of killing a Medford man in June. The grand jury met this week at the Steele County Courthouse and on Friday afternoon, it returned an indictment of five charges against Gerald William Blevins, 36, of...
Flooding Wednesday night and Thursday morning took its toll on many area roads, sometimes washing out both lanes. Drivers are encouraged to use caution and seek alternate routes.
Heavy rain showers on Wednesday night left much of the county dealing with flooding Thursday morning. Steele County has declared a state of emergency, and county officials met Thursday morning to discuss their response to the flooding. Several roads have become washed out and are not currently...
 Michael Anderson of Owatonna clings to hope that the 7-year mystery of who killed his daughter will come to light. Anderson’s daughter, Lacey, disappeared  August 2009 from Norfolk, Neb. and her body was found three months later by hunters. The recent developments in the decades old mystery of Jacob Wetterling give Anderson him hope that his daughter’s case will be solved.
Like Jerry and Patty Wetterling, Michael Anderson of Owatonna has experienced the anguish of having a child murdered. And similarly to the Wetterlings, Anderson has been waiting for answers for years, but not nearly as long.  The finding of Jacob’s remains and the confession from his killer are...

Pages

Steele County Times & DCI

Steele County Times
507-583-4431
411 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 247
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917

Dodge County Independent
507-634-7503
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing
507-634-2661
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

 

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Greer Citizen newsletter feed