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Thanks to the arrival of J. Carver Distillery, the micro-distillery boom is coming to Waconia. And as reflected in its name, J. Carver Distillery promises to feature a distinct, local flavor in all aspects of its business. “We want Waconia’s heritage and all the history of Carver County to be represented in each bottle of [...]

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Who is the best cook in America? In a couple of months, it may very well be Marc Huebner of Waconia. Huebner is one of 16 home cooks from across the nation to be selected as a contestant for the new culinary competition series “America’s Best Cook,” which premieres on Food Network at 8 p.m. [...]

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Watertown-Mayer High School will present its spring play, “Murder’s In The Heir,” at 7 p.m. this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 10-12. The show is a comedic murder mystery where members of the audience vote at intermission for who they would like to be the murderer. In the play, Simon Starkweather has decided to leave [...]

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Whether it’s the manicures and pedicures, the variety of polishes and other nail-related products, or the friendly service of owner Khoi Vo and his staff, 1st Nails has long been the go-to nail salon for many area citizens. The success of 1st Nails is evidenced by the fact that the business recently celebrated its 10 [...]

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By Lorrie Ham A pair of local residents testified at the State Capitol recently to support legislation that will allow the city of Watertown to acquire a tax-forfeited property on 30th Street to be used for nature and conservation purposes. Watertown City Council Member Steve Washburn and Amy Mandt, a Watertown resident, joined State Representative [...]

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The community is welcome to attend a book signing and story reading event featuring Gary C. Newton, a professor of Child and Family Ministries at Crown College in St. Bonifacius, who recently published a book for children entitled “The Adventures of Spunky and Dunky and Buddy Bear: Rescued at Last” by Outskirts Press. The story [...]

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