In Waconia, four seats are up for grabs in the General Election on Tuesday, Nov. 4. The two-year term for mayor, a position currently held by Jim Nash, features only one candidate in Jim Sanborn. In Ward I, incumbent Lynn Ayers is running unopposed. In Ward II, incumbent Kent Bloudek is being challenged by Jeff [...]
City officials in Waconia recently discovered the need to make unexpected repairs related to the newly installed sanitary sewer in Maple Street between the intersections of Main and First Streets in Waconia. Affected residents were recently informed about the project, which will result in the closing of Main Street and a detour for approximately two [...]
Several members of a group of teens that were allegedly running through backyards and causing criminal damage to residences on Sparrow Road in Waconia were caught and detained by deputies with the Carver County Sheriff’s Office during the early morning hours this past weekend. According to the Carver County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 2:38 a.m. [...]
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.
Waconia Parks & Recreation is giving you a chance to play the game you played every spring in gym class again — kickball! The Waconia Parks & Recreation offers opportunities for both men and women to play this relaxed sport alongside their friends, neighbors and co-workers. This doubleheader league is self-officiated with play beginning Wednesday, [...]
The always popular Music in the Park series as presented by the Waconia Parks & Recreation Department begins on Thursday, June 5. Music in the Park events are held on most Thursdays in June and July. They begin at 7 p.m. and all are held City Square Park in downtown Waconia except in the case [...]