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  1. 2015 Minnesota Football Preview: A Look at the Elite Gopher DefenseRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Gopher

    ... State. Along with Ndondo-Lay will be a pair of sophomores who got good experience as true freshmen last year. Owatonna native, Andrew Stetler and Gary Moore from Alabama. It would be huge for the Gopher defense if one of these sophomores were to ...

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  2. Owatonna-based nutritious food delivery service coming to WasecaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Owatonna People's Press

    Co-owner of Mindful Fork Beth Wall making homemade barbecue sauce. The Owatonna-based food delivery service is expanding to Waseca in September.

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  3. Steele County taxpayers likely to feel impact of financing public works buildingRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Northfield News

    ... the public works project on the north side of old Highway 14, also known as County Road 2, west of 28th Avenue in Owatonna, in two phases to retain the $1.5 million FEMA reimbursement, which requires work to be completed by December 2016. ...

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  4. State, local officials preparing for dronesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Northfield News

    Owatonna Degner Regional Airport Manager Dave Beaver says local pilots have yet to report any drone spottings, but that the airport is ready to work with MNDOT to consider requests from anyone hoping to operate unmanned aircraft near their airspace.

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  5. Blooming Prairie to receive $100,000 from Steele County for Main Street projectRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Northfield News

    ... maybe not all of the half-cent sales tax go toward city projects whether it'd be Blooming Prairie, Medford or Owatonna." Ebeling said he'd like to see a policy that allows cities to request sales tax dollars from the county. Nina Huntington, ...

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  6. Fairgoers Face Number of Tough Work Zones this YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KSTP

    ... delays on I-35. The roadway is reduced to one lane in both directions between Albert Lea and Ellendale. Up ahead in Owatonna, the roadway remains single lane. Both projects are expected to wrap in late October. The slowest travel days and times are ...

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  7. Time for the Great Minnesota Get-TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Roseville Review

    ... years the site of the fair changed annually, with stops in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester, Red Wing, Winona and Owatonna. In the 1870s and 1880s civic groups from both St. Paul and Minneapolis worked tirelessly to provide a permanent home for the ...

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  8. Owatonna school board meeting wrap upRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Owatonna People's Press

    The Owatonna school board held its last regular meeting of the summer on Monday, with the new school year squarely in its sight.

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  9. STRIVE Wellness Run: A friendly competition, traditionRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Owatonna People's Press

    ... day to help with registration and all the proceeds go toward the STRIVE mentorship program. Every year, seniors at Owatonna High School participate and the Owatonna Rotary Club hands out five $500 scholarships. Prior to the big race around ...

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  10. Weekend at the FairRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Owatonna People's Press

    ... makes a special effort to source food locally, with many ingredients coming through Larry Schultz Organic Farms in Owatonna. Tucked against one wall of the Fine Arts building are the entrants and winners of this year's beer- and wine-making ...

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  11. Owatonna Forward: coalition asks fairgoers to vote in favor of November referendumRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Owatonna People's Press

    Located between two Steele County Free Fair exhibit booths - one for pillows, the other for telecommunication services - in the east end of the Four Season Centre, a banner reads "Owatonna Forward."

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  12. Steely and Stella are at the fair to stayRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Owatonna People's Press

    ... and Stella for five years, Dalen and Nystrom are handing off the mascots to volunteers. (Kim Hyatt/People's Press) OWATONNA - Just when it seems as if the official mascots of the Steele County Free Fair - Stella and Steely - were going to be on ...

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  13. Owatonna Parks and Rec to host last Movie in the Park for seasonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Owatonna People's Press

    As the school year nears and summer ends, Owatonna Parks and Recreation is showing its final Movie in the Park for the season.

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  14. Marsha A. PacoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hayfield Herald

    Marsha Ann Pacolt , 67, of Mantorville, MN died Sunday, August 23, 2015 at the Methodist Hospital, Rochester from cancer. Marsha was born on August 8, 1948, in Owatonna, to Edward and Virginia Lindquist.

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  15. In 1944, a hunt for Nazi escapees Up NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Star Tribune

    ... stockade in the woods was one of the World War II prison work camps established in Minnesota, joining facilities in Owatonna, Faribault and Fairmont. They all used prison labor to offset worker shortages left when lumbermen and farmers were siphoned ...

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  16. Blue Earth posts win in Class 'C' openerRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Sentinel

    The Blue Earth Pirates erupted for five fifth-inning runs to highlight a 10-3 opening-round victory over the Lake Henry Lakers during Friday's Class 'C' state amateur baseball tournament. Blue Earth, who's making its 13th straight state appearance, advances to play Owatonna at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, in second-round action in Watkins.

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  17. Internet cat videos are taking over real-life eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Daily Herald

    ... summer pastimes. Not exactly the beloved state fair, but close. "Wouldn't dream of missing it," Teresa Heselton of Owatonna, Minn., said of her third annual pilgrimage to the event. "This is a really good time." Her son, Carson, accompanied her, a ...

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  18. Better Together: Team Beer's Triathlon JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Inside Triathlon

    Megan Beer started running in 2010. The 37-year-old single mother had difficulty finding childcare during her workouts, so she put her son Adam in a jogging stroller and logged the miles in and around their hometown of Owatonna, Minn.

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  19. Cat videos leap off the Internet into real-life events, like the Cat Video FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Not exactly the beloved state fair, but close. “Wouldn't dream of missing it,” Teresa Heselton of Owatonna, Minn., said of her third annual pilgrimage to the event. “This is a really good time.” Her son, Carson, ...

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  20. Thousands gather, to watch cat videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Iol.co.za

    ... summer pastimes. Not exactly the beloved state fair, but close. "Wouldn't dream of missing it," Teresa Heselton of Owatonna, Minnesota, said of her third annual pilgrimage to the event. "This is a really good time." Her son, Carson, accompanied her, ...

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