Down Memory Lane

By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago – April 8, 2004 Rosalie Peterson, a longtime resident of Waconia and Waconia Good Samaritan Center, passed away. She was a frequent correspondent for The Waconia Patriot. She leaves a legacy of kindness, inspiration and civic activism. She suffered from a disability for most of her life and was [...]

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By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago – April 1, 2004 Daylight Savings Time Begins April 4. Spring your clocks ahead! Cologne – Becky Rademacher, daughter of Robert and Cheryl Rademacher is a candidate for Carver County Dairy Princess. She is sponsored by First National Bank of Waconia, Kenzoil and the Waconia Farm Supply. Waconia High [...]

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By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago – March 25, 2004 The 2004 Waconia High School Show Choir Spectacular was a huge success. Natalie Maiser, Lauren Krukowski and Ashley Iacona opened with their version of “My Best Friend’s Wedding.” Kaley Peters offered a stunning rendition of “At Last.” Katie Hedstrom and Adam Fisel sang “Hear My [...]

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By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago – March 18, 2004 Highway 5 will be realigned starting this year in the area of the Lake Waconia Regional Park. Waconia High School teacher and track and field coach Connie Manuel made a triumphant return to the school this past Monday to meet with her students for the [...]

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By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago – March 11, 2004 THE CROSSINGS At Town Centre- 200 S. Olive St. Come See how beautiful apartment living can be! Dr. Scott Jensen was appointed to the District 110 School Board this past Monday night. He was unanimously appointed to a position that had been vacated by Kathy [...]

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By Elsie Machtemes 10 Years Ago – March 4, 2004 Carver County is making plans for a big 150th anniversary celebration. The anniversary will be commemorated in a 28-page calendar with historical photos on 14 pages. The calendar will be ready for public distribution during the 2004 Carver County Fair. The sesquicentennial committee has applied [...]

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