Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Steele County Times

A harsh winter often means a spring and summer of road repair. This leads to dollars and effort spent on road maintenance by counties each year. During the regular county board meeting, Steele County Commissioners were offered a resolution for transportation funding from County Engineer Greg Ilkka...
It's back to Wisconsin for a converted Minnesotan, Pastor Lindsay (Stolen) Brennan. She spent the last 7 1/2 years as pastor of a rural congregation at Red Oak Grove Lutheran Church, rural Austin. She says Red Oak Grove reminded her of the church she "grew up in" nearby Edgerton in south central...
Hannah Noel Lager, 24, was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Kansas April 24. She is pictured with her husband, Austin Lager. They were married in Blooming Prairie last June.
A pregnant school teacher originally from Blooming Prairie has been killed in a motor vehicle crash in Kansas. Hannah Noel Lager, 24, of Atchison, Kan., and her unborn child, Matthias, were killed in a two-vehicle wreck on K-4 Highway north of Valley Falls April 24. The crash happened just after 7:...
For a moment on Saturday night, April 27, Shelby Zempel and Scott McCauley thought they were John Travolta and Olivia Newton John performing a popular number from Grease. The duo, not a married couple but friends for many years, won the 2019 Dancing With Our Steele County Stars competition staged...
Blooming Prairie competes during the Glenn Amundsen Invitational at Stewartville High School on Tuesday, April 16.
Blooming Prairie traveled to Stewartville on Tuesday, April 16 for the Glenn Amundsen Invitational. Stewartville was victorious in boys’ and girls’ competition with scores of 58 and 47. Byron (47) and Triton (30.5) rounded out the top three boys teams while Grand Meadow/ LeRoy-Ostrander/KIngsland/...
Comedy ensues as an ensemble of eccentric characters spend a crazy vacation in an Arkansas fishing inn in the new comedy “Farce of Habit” showing at the Little Theatre of Owatonna.
The Little Theatre of Owatonna’s newest production has all the ingredients of a good comedy. There’s an uptight businessman, a policewoman with a bold personality, a nun, a husband and wife who run a fishing lodge, their son and daughter-in-law, and an axe murderer on the loose, all thrown together...
"It's OK to get stuck, to fail and to eventually get through it," said Blooming Prairie High School robotics coach Sarah Oelkers when addressing the Arkema CAP (Citizens Advisory Panel) group. Oelkers, her assistant coach (Brandon Oelkers) and Wrench Warmers team members Riley Millam, Viridiana Villarreal and Baylee Sorensen came to a recent meeting of Arkema CAP members to inform the group about the Wrench Warmers success during the past season. Millam was on the Drive team and served as a programmer. Vill
"It's OK to get stuck, to fail and to eventually get through it," said Blooming Prairie High School robotics coach Sarah Oelkers when addressing the Arkema CAP (Citizens Advisory Panel) group. Oelkers, her assistant coach (Brandon Oelkers) and Wrench Warmers team members Riley Millam, Viridiana...
The Heimgartners of Blooming Prairie proudly displayed their trophies won in the 8th Annual Dancing with Our Steele County Stars last year at Medford High School. Heidi and Paul are shown with sons Jonathan and Luke.
A culmination of over two months of practicing their dance moves will be on display Saturday, April 27 when the 9th Annual Dancing With Our Steele County Stars goes on stage. The Medford High School auditorium will be the site of this popular fundraising event sponsored by the Healthy Seniors of...
"I didn't give him the chance to say 'no,'" said Kelly LaMotte when discussing how she and Derrick became one of the eight couples to be entered in the 2019 Dancing with Our Steele County Stars competition. Kelly, a local sales representative for LulaRoe clothing, said Becky Hoffman contacted her...
This is one of the two cattle barns that will be replaced prior to the start of this year’s Steele County Fair. The action has been initiated after the roof collapsed on one of the cattle barns this winter. The fair board has decided to take down not only the collapsed building, but also the adjacent barn. Both were built in 1958.
Two shall become one. That’s what members of the Steele County Fair Board decided during a special meeting April 18. The board voted to replace two older barns with a new building. The issue was brought to the forefront due to one of the barns collapsing after a winter of record snowfall. On March...

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