Austin Stole of Waconia placed third in the inaugural Minnesota Sings competition, which was held at the Holiday Inn St. Paul East on Sunday, Sept. 28. Stole was one of 48 contestants in the competition, which was produced by Experience Shows, Incorporated to allow amateur vocalists ages 15-25 the opportunity to represent the city where [...]
With the wide variety of items on the menu, it might take folks several visits to determine their favorite orders at Pangea Cafe, which is located at 37 W 1st Street in downtown Waconia. Owned by Lance Hamlin and Laura Martinek, the Pangea Cafe specializes in breakfast and lunch entrees. It is open from 7 [...]
An inquisitive eye and a little bit of luck helped Jackson Boberg of Waconia put an end to the 21st annual Nickle Dickle Medallion Hunt at about 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3. While engaged on a “long and easy” practice run for the Waconia High School cross country team with teammate Max Stanton, Boberg [...]
The Waconia Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 53rd annual Nickle Dickle Day celebration on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Check out the Waconia Patriot’s NICKLE DICKLE DAY SPECIAL SECTION.
As announced by the Waconia Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, Sept. 4, the Nickle Dickle Medallion has been found! It was found by 14-year-old Jackson Boberg of Wacona at about 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3. The medallion was hidden near the bottom of a tree located in the woods behind Bayview Elementary School. Learn more about Boberg’s [...]
The 21st annual Nickle Dickle Medallion hunt continues this week with Clue #3. 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 it will [...]