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By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago- Sept. 16, 2004 The Waconia boys soccer team extended its winning streak to three games with a 5-1 victory at St. Michael-Albertville. Waconia has outscored its opponents 17-11 and is undefeated in the conference and on the road this season. Jason and Amy Theis of Waconia announce the birth [...]

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The 2014 Carver County Senior Expo will be held at Waconia High School (1400 Community Drive, Waconia) from 8 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 16. Under the theme “Minnesota Style,” the expo will feature the following aspects: • Keynote speakers Doug Ohman, photographer, and Will Weaver, author of “Barns of Minnesota” • Knee-slapping [...]

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by ADAM GRUENEWALD NYA Times It’s time for the city of NYA to catch up on its regular maintenance schedule and it’s going to need funds to do so. That was the message sent by NYA City Council members and City Administrator Steve Helget on Monday, Sept. 8, in their approval of the 2015 preliminary [...]

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by ADAM GRUENEWALD NYA Times Showcased on their farm just west of town, Duwayne and Shirley Schmitz of NYA have a unique collection of antique carriages they want to share with interested visitors before they sell them. The Schmitz have collected and showcased the 22 carriages, dating back to the 1850s, for over 45 years. [...]

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Brad Schauer by ADAM GRUENEWALD NYA Times A Young America Township resident has died as a result of a crash on the morning of Sept. 7. Bradley Scott Schauer, 40, was reportedly involved in a fight before fleeing the scene, according to Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson. Olson advises that at about 2:30 a.m. Sheriff’s [...]

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A house fire proved fatal in Watertown over the weekend. According to Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson, his office received a 9-1-1 call of a house fire in the city of Watertown at approximately 9:47 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13. Carver County Sheriff’s Office, Watertown Fire Department and Ridgeview Ambulance were dispatched to the 400 [...]

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