The Waconia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to recognize the following businesses who have participated in the Waconia Business Gives program, giving at least 2 percent in cash, goods and/or services in 2013: Yetzer’s Home Furnishings and Flooring; Mackenthun’s Fine Foods; Waconia Dodge Chrysler Jeep; Melchert Hubert Sjodin, PLLP; Statewide Gas Services; Waconia Farm Supply; [...]
Release of the November state budget forecast on Thursday, Dec. 5, showed a projected $1 billion budget surplus.
by ADAM GRUENEWALD NYA Times Volunteers worked hard at St. John’s Church in NYA to sort and package shoe boxes during a recent preparation time for Operation Christmas Child. Local volunteers sorted 845 gift-filled shoeboxes, which were packed to the brim with toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement. These boxes were collected [...]
by ADAM GRUENEWALD NYA Times Central wrestling is ready for a solid 2013-14 season after performing well at last year’s sectional tournament. Despite losing a state qualifier in Grant Mueller to graduation, seventh-year head coach Darrin Fox said his team can build off a strong overall team performance at sections. “We finished really, really well [...]
This is the Tenth Anniversary of the Singing Friends Chorus and the ensemble will sing in three events: Christmas Concerts, Mini-Concerts, and Glencoe Holly Days Sing-Along. The Singing Friends Director, Karen de Boer, Glencoe, rejoices in her leading the singers for ten years. While the key board accompanist, Carrie Knott, Winsted, led the Choir by [...]