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Awards have been released by WEM fall sports head coaches. In cross country, junior Tucker Rients and eight grader Addison Peed were named the Most Valuable Runners. In football, junior Brant Melchert was named the team MVP. In volleyball senior MaeLea Harmon was named MVP for the second straight...

Morristown resident Jeff Dahle, who is fighting stage-four cancer, finished Ironman, Arizona, on November 24. Submitted Photo

Stage-four cancer doesn't stop him. Jeff Dahle of Morristown is an Ironman. The 56-year-old, who tipped the scale at 425 pounds just six years ago, completed his sixth Ironman in Tempe, Arizona, on Saturday, November 24. “I’m not your normal triathlete,” laughed Dahle. “I used to be the one who...
The three fall sports at WEM had tremendous seasons. The football team won the Blue Sub-District Championship. The volleyball team won the Gopher Conference and placed second in the Section 2A Tourney. The WEM/JWP girls cross country team won the Gopher Conference and the boys team placed second....
Le Sueur County will be honored Monday, Dec. 3 during the Minnesota Counties Intergovernmental Trust (MCIT) Annual Meeting in Bloomington. MCIT announced last week that Le Sueur County has been selected as the 2018 County of the Year. "The county has distinguished itself in the areas of loss...

Le Sueur County Deputy Joe Kern is pictured with the county’s newest K9, “Jett”. (Submitted Photo)

Le Sueur County has a furry, four-legged crime fighter. The county’s newest K-9, “Jett”, started work on November 20. The county secured Jett, a purebred German Shepherd, last autumn when he was around nine-weeks-old. Jett was bred locally from Kozie Shepherds in southern Minnesota and attended...
Joanne ‘Jo’ Marie Workman (nee Goltz) of Burnsville passed away on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina. Jo was born March 30, 1940 and raised on a turkey farm in Waterville, Minnesota. After high school, Joanne attended nursing school and entered the workforce as a...
Richard Chambers, Jr., age 70 of Waterville, died surrounded by his family at his home on Thursday, November 22, 2018. Richard “Dick” Chambers Jr, also known as “Red”, was raised and lived in Waterville, MN. He was drafted and served in Vietnam. We won’t forget the sacrifice he made for his...

Jana Larson, regional manager for Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, stands in the kitchen of the organization’s new Senior Dining site, The Village in Waterville. The kitchen and dining site opened Monday, Nov. 12.

A new meal option is available in Waterville for those ages 60 and older who would benefit from others cooking healthy meals for them. Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS) opened a new Senior Dining location at The Village in Waterville on Monday, November 12. The kitchen and dining site...
As a child, Thanksgiving was magical.  We’d wake to the aroma of turkey roasting and a sparkling house smelling of Pine-Sol.  Little crystal dishes could be found throughout the house filled with nuts and those melt-in-your-mouth pastel mints, just in case someone couldn’t wait for the big feast. ...

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