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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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The Mental Health Consortium of Carver County is sponsoring a community forum on hoarding from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Chaska Community Center Theater, 1661 Park Ridge Drive in Chaska. A presentation will be given by The Hoarding Project staff from the Minnesota Hoarding Task Force. Hoarding is a mental [...]

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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 Deputies responded to a report of fight [...]

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by ADAM GRUENEWALD NYA Times Norwood Young America resident and Waconia banker John “JP” Fahey made history on Aug. 16, winning the first full distance triathlon in Minnesota. The 140.6-miler, hosted by HITS Triathlon Series in Waconia, included a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run. Fahey completed the event in 11 hours, 19 minutes [...]

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