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The Eden Prairie office of Coldwell Banker Burnet recently recognized Waconia resident, Sally Scrimgeour, at its awards presentation ceremony. Scrimgeour was recognized for her outstanding performance and her status as a member of Coldwell Banker’s International President’s Premier. This award is earned by the top 1 percent of all sales associates worldwide in the Coldwell [...]

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Several members of C Battery, 3rd Battalion, 68th Arty who served at the St. Boni Nike Base from approximately 1965 to 1968 gathered for a picnic and reunion at Missile Park in St. Bonifacius on Sunday, June 29. The planning for this event started about two years ago and many of these men hadn’t seen [...]

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by Jeff Hage ECM PUBLISHERS   Shortly before 11 p.m. Jan. 15, 2014, a fiery explosion ripped through the Coin-Tainer Co.’s block-long manufacturing facility in Milaca. As fire lit the January night sky, firefighters from four departments as close as Milaca and as far away as Onamia (22 miles north of Milaca) left the warm [...]

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Garden Help Desk   The Carver/Scott Extension Master Gardeners are staffing a garden help desk at the Waconia Library on Saturday mornings from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the summer. Bring questions and samples.   First Friday Service   The First Friday Recovery Service will be held at 7 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church [...]

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By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago – July 1, 2004 The Waconia High School Marching Band captured the grand championship award at Alexandria’s Vikingland Band Festival. SNAP Fitness is now open in Waconia at 120 Vine Street. The Sisters of the Order of St. Benedict have announced that Sister Ann (Jessica) Machtemes is celebrating 50 [...]

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The Spass-Tagen summer festival will be held in St. Bonifacius on Saturday, June 28. The event starts at 11 a.m. and will run all day and evening with most activities being held in Missile Park. A beer tent and multiple food offerings will be available throughout the day. Vendors and local organizations will be selling [...]

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