Thursday, July 20, 2017

Steele County Times

Owatonna third baseman Brady Schuster (11) prepares to throw to first base as Abe Havelka (3) runs to cover third base during the Huskies' 6-4 loss to Albert Lea Tuesday at Darrts Park in Big Nine Conference action. (SCT/Josh Zimmer)
Generating momentum after a recording wins over Rochester John Marshall and Eden Prairie, the Owatonna High School baseball team was looking to make it three in a row against Albert Lea. The Huskies managed to fight back to make it a two-run ballgame after trailing 5-0. They just simply ran out of...
Owatonna's Josh Nelson celebrates with Walker Nelson after a goal in the Huskies' 20-10 Big Nine Confernce win over Rochester Mayo Friday at OHS Stadium. Both players combined for seven goals in the win. (SCT/Josh Zimmer)
 Facing a 3-1 deficit just minutes into the first quarter, the Owatonna boys lacrosse team was looking for the spark that could ignite the comeback. Junior Tyler Wencl didn’t just provide the spark. He was the surge. Scoring seven goals, Wencl (6-2, 5-1 Big Nine) led the Huskies to a 20-10 regular...
Owatonna's Kodey Kiel (8) connects with the ball for a single in the Huskies'14-2 loss to Austin Thursday at Darrts Park. Kiel went 1-for-3 in the loss.
Just a day removed from being the victim of a no-hitter, the Owatonna baseball team was looking to regroup and get back to on track against Austin Thursday. The Packers, winners of their last two, were looking to make it three in a row. Austin didn’t just win, they dominated. Nursing a 6-0 lead,...
The Larson Family have faced great odds the past 18 months as Nick was diagnosed with kidney cancer and had to have a 12 x 12 cm tumor removed along with his kidney. Join us for the "Where's Mark" segment where we take an intimate look at their journey from the Larson living room. UPDATE: The chemo...
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Now, this column may peak your interest if you happen to be a fan of the NFL. It could entice you if you were or still are a fan of Washington State University. If you don’t fall into either category, then maybe you’re just a fan of a good ole fashion story about making the most of a second chance...
A Blooming Prairie young woman was part of a winning dance duo in the Seventh Annual Dancing with Our Steele County Stars competition held in the Medford High School Auditorium on Saturday night, April 29. Kara Kubista, a 2013 graduate of Blooming Prairie High School, and a friend, Nate Chesney of...
Businesses of the Blooming Prairie area were saluted at a special business luncheon Wednesday, April 26 at the BP Servicemen’s Club. The luncheon was sponsored by VFW Auxiliary Post 878 and by the American Legion Auxiliary Post 52. Joyce Johns, lead organizer for the event, said more than 180 were...
Nothing was going to deter Blooming Prairie High School junior Megan Grunklee from participating in the 2017 BPHS Prom Grand March on Saturday afternoon, April 29. Let’s go back to Feb. 19, 2017. On that date, Megan was involved in a severe one-vehicle accident near Waseca. Megan suffered a spinal...
As a kid, I took delight in making May Day baskets out of recycled strawberry containers or cut up egg cartons. In these precious gifts I placed candy, stickers and beautiful flowers otherwise known as dandelions. It was a thrill to place these May Day baskets on the porch of unsuspecting neighbors...
Owatonna shortstop Jenna VonRuden (3) prepares to throw to first base in the Huskies' 4-1 loss to Rochester Century in Big Nine Conference action Tuesday. VonRuden recorded the lone RBI in the loss. (SCT/Josh Zimmer)
Just a day removed from having a contest cancelled due to rain, it was a perfect day for the Owatonna softball team to host Kids Night at Morehouse Park. If only there was a perfect ending. Mustering just four hits, the Huskies were unable to battle back from an early deficit, falling to Rochester...


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