by ADAM GRUENEWALD NYA Times Bill Salden is remembered as a quiet, stoic man who had a love of cars and, most importantly, his family and their nicknames. Bill battled colon cancer before passing away at the age of 55 on Dec. 13 of last year. Honorary Caregiver Dawn Salden of Cologne and her daughters, [...]
The Waconia Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 53rd annual Nickle Dickle Day celebration on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Check out the Waconia Patriot’s NICKLE DICKLE DAY SPECIAL SECTION.
Heidi Hoks, the new Library Director for Carver County, developed her passion for libraries during her childhood, when her two favorite things were ideas and people. “Libraries have been a part of my life for my entire life because of my mother,” said Hoks, whose first official day as the Library Director was Aug. 18. [...]
Fall MOPS Groups Are you a mother of young children (infant-kindergarten)? Trinity Lutheran Church, Waconia is holding registration for Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS)! Daytime group meets the first and third Tuesday of the month from 8:45 to 10:45 a.m. and evening group meets the third Tuesday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Groups [...]
By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago- Sept. 2, 2004 Students at Trinity Lutheran School were back in class this past Monday as the first day of the new school year started for the local private school. Fourth grader Christophe Morschen was seen walking to the front door with his mom, Stephanie and little sister (in [...]
As announced by the Waconia Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, Sept. 4, the Nickle Dickle Medallion has been found! It was found by 14-year-old Jackson Boberg of Wacona at about 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3. The medallion was hidden near the bottom of a tree located in the woods behind Bayview Elementary School. Learn more about Boberg’s [...]