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The Watertown City Council unanimously approved a proposal that will replace the playground equipment at Highland Park during its meeting on March 10. The project had been delayed for several years. “[Highland Park] is one of the higher use parks — one of the jewels of our park system,” City A...Read More
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BSF Discussion Group THURSDAY, March 19 – The MPLS-Minnetonka Evening Women’s Bible Study Fellowship (BSF) will hold a BSF Satellite Discussion Group for Women at Freshwater Church in Waconia from 7 to 8:45 p.m. on Thursday nights, April 9, 16, 23 and 30. Topic: The Life of Moses / Deuterono...Read More
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Minnesota Farm Bureau’s Sesquicentennial Farm program will honor Minnesota families who have owned their farms for at least 150 years. Since the Sesquicentennial Farm program began in 2008, over 200 farms have been recognized. The Sesquicentennial Farm program recognizes family farms according to ...Read More
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By Jim Gilbert Few of nature’s very early spring events are more thrilling to behold than a V-formation of Canada geese, heading north, flying at speeds of up to 45 miles per hour, in honking communication with each other. The geese are returning from states south of Minnesota. Waterways start to ...Read More
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    By Tom Cooper U.S. Fish AND Wildlife Service While driving around, you are likely to see “large bird houses” hanging from trees or mounted on posts near wetlands, rivers, or ponds. These “large bird houses” are put out primarily for nesting wood ducks and are more commonly call...Read More
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The Watertown-Mayer school district became one of the many school districts approached by developers for a community solar garden. Solar energy, especially plans like Xcel Energy’s goal to grow from 14 megawatts today to 2,400 megawatts in 2030, seemed like a pipe dream even just a decade ago. But...Read More
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