NYA Times

The Carver County Board of Commissioners has been busy at recent sessions, approving a variety of proclamations and making plans for summer projects and initiatives. At its April 1 session, the Board approved a series of proclamations, declaring various weeks in April and May to recognize those that serve Carver County and its residents. April [...]

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Cologne Academy officials recently announced that the school has received an $800 grant award from the Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative (MVEC) to go toward the purchase of play rights for its recent production, “Princess Whatshername.” Cologne Academy’s Middle School cast was excited to perform its first musical for the community. The musical was a success [...]

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The 4th annual Hoop It Up for Al! 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held at Mayer Lutheran High School on Saturday, May 17. The event includes divisions for boys, girls and adults — Grades 3/4, 5/6, 7/8/9, 10/11/12, Adult, 35 yrs. + (grade going into in the fall; will split age groups as needed; 35+ [...]

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It’s not too early to start thinking about getting involved in the Hope Rides Youth Show Extravaganza, a horse event fundraiser that will be held at the Carver County Fairgrounds in Waconia on Sunday, June 22. Hope Rides is a registered 501(c)(3) organization that was founded by Vollie Heitkamp in 2007. Hope Rides Youth Ranch [...]

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For the second consecutive year, Carver County ranked first in Minnesota for health outcomes, according to the 2014 County Health Rankings report released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Carver County ranked third in health factors that contribute to health outcomes. These rankings help explain the factors which [...]

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Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson annouces that the Carver County Sheriff’s Office is participating in the National Medicine Take Back Initiative Program on Saturday, April 26. This will be the sixth such event that the Sheriff’s Office has participated in. “Since we started participating in the program, the Carver County Sheriff’s Office has collected and [...]

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