The city of Watertown will be hosting a Movie in the Park Saturday night at Highland Park. The movie will Lorax will be shown on a large, inflatable screen. The showing will begin at dusk, or around 9 p.m.
The 20th annual Nickle Dickle Medallion hunt continues this week with Clue No. 2. The medallion will be located on public property. Everyone is encouraged to follow along with the weekly clues that will be published in The Waconia Patriot. You are looking for a brass medallion inside a red bag. The person who finds [...]
Several area fire departments responded to a barn fire at a farm located at 12485 Co Road 30 in Waconia at approximately 9:55 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 21. According to Waconia Fire Chief Mark Morse, the structure was fully involved with fire upon arrival. Mutual aid was requested from Mayer, New Germany, Watertown, Norwood Young [...]
The Watertown City Council has an interesting dilemma on its hands — what to do with 45 acres of land that suddenly it can have for as little as $250. It certainly doesn’t sound like much of a dilemma, but the council so far is treading carefully as it decides what to do with a [...]
New education funding provisions agreed upon during the 2013 legislative session are expected to give Watertown-Mayer schools a big boost during the upcoming fiscal years. In the beginning of the year, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton proposed large increases in spending on early childhood through higher education. Overall, the final agreement on the Minnesota Education Finance [...]