Waconia Patriot

A 6-year-old boy was reported missing and later found in the waters of Parley Lake, east of Waconia, in the early morning hours of Friday, Oct. 17. Efforts to revive the boy were unsuccessful. According the Carver County Sheriff’s Office, authorities received a 9-1-1 call reporting a missing 6 year-old from a boat on Parley [...]

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Sen. Ortman supports Nash for District 47A To the editor: I write in support of Jim Nash for the Minnesota House of Representatives. I’ve known Jim and Kim Nash and their beautiful family for several years, and admire them tremendously for their commitment to serve the community. Jim is a very successful businessman and will [...]

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From the Noid to now, Domino’s Pizza has been a part of the Waconia community for many years. In fact, the business, owned by Richard Dupont of Waconia, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this week. “The day we opened was the day there was an earthquake in the Bay Area during the World Series, so [...]

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After serving two terms, Ernie Leidiger (R-Mayer) is not running for re-election for the Minnesota House of Representatives District 47A seat, meaning citizens in western Carver County will have a new person representing them following the General Election in November. Matt Gieseke, who received the Democratic nomination, and Jim Nash, who defeated Bob Frey in [...]

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The race for Carver County Commissioner for District 4 includes incumbent Tim Lynch and challenger Frank Long. As part of this newspaper’s coverage for the upcoming election, both candidates were asked to provide some background about themselves and share a few thoughts about the position and their candidacy. Biography FRANK LONG: Age: 55; family: Vicky, [...]

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The race for Carver County Sheriff includes incumbent Jim Olson and challenger Derek Lee. As part of this newspaper’s coverage for the upcoming election, both candidates were asked to provide some background about themselves and share a few thoughts about the position and their candidacy. Biography DEREK LEE: Prior to becoming a Police Chief I [...]

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