Members of the Stangler family were in Le Center Sunday, August 20 to be recognized for having a Century Farm and a Sesquicentennial Farm during the Le Sueur County Fair. Left to right: Kristin (Stangler) Mertins, Susan Stangler, Jeff Stangler, and Judy (Stangler) Hiller. (Jay Schneider photo)

Jeff and Sue Stangler of rural Waterville have a safe full of interesting paperwork which go back more than 150 years. The papers include the original deeds of their current farm, which was recently recognized as a Century Farm and a Sesquicentennial Farm by Farm Bureau and the Minnesota State Fair...
Ruth Lavonne (Wagner) Stavenau, age 83, of Elysian passed away at her home on Sunday, August 20, 2023.  Ruth was born on February 17, 1940, at home in Elysian to John and Lena (Runge) Wagner. Lena passed away when Ruth was ten years old then her Aunt Emma raised her. She graduated from Waterville...

The Irish celebrated their win over St.Paul Saturday in Waconia.

St. Patrick topped St. Paul while Veseli, Union Hill and Waterville suffered season-ending losses in the opening round of the Minnesota Baseball Association’s state tournament this weekend. After defeating the St. Paul Capitols, 7-1, Saturday, Aug. 19, the Class B Irish will face Baseball 365...
New Prague, Montgomery, Waterville, Scott and Le Sueur counties and the area are under an excessive heat warning during the coming week. The National Weather Service says the area will be subject to "dangerously hot conditions with heat index values up to 110 (degrees) possible." The weather...
With nothing in the city policy book governing cannabis, the Elysian City Council took action to make sure they have plenty of time to make sure there is ordinances in place when it comes to the sale and other items dealing with the drug. The council approved an interim ordinance prohibiting the...
From the archives 25 years ago… We here up in da nort had a conversation da udder day bout da food we eat and what we’all call it. Hot dish of course was the first of many discussions around the dinner, or supper table, whichever you prefer, but we’ll discuss that later. It is hard for me to...

The Waterville Indians defeated Gaylord and Belle Plaine to advance to their second straight Class C State Amateur Baseball Tourney. They will play Sunday, August 20 at 1:30 p.m. at Delano against New Ulm. Front row, left to right: Isaac Turner, Ethan Bartelt, Nolan Wetzel, Josh Cook, Brody Boran, Thomas Hiller, Matthew Werk, Tommy Gannon, and Sam Stier. Back row, left to right: Nolan Grose, Shane Sellner, Sean Klugherz, Jayson Schneider, Luke Sellner, Dallas McBroom, Dalton Grose, Colby Fessel, Blaydn Bartelt, and Coach Rick Sellner. Not pictured were Ivan Pratt, Tyler Brekke, Mac Lemcke, and Ben Boran. (Submitted photo)

The story about the Waterville Indians amateur baseball team advancing to the 2022 Class C State Tournament could be written almost exactly the same this year. The Indians did it the hard way, but in the end it really doesn’t matter how it was accomplished. The Waterville Indians won two straight...
The Waterville Lakes Association will be hosting Pontoberfest Saturday, Aug. 19. After a number of years off, the event returned to the Waterville lakes last year with a number of fun activities associated with this year’s beach party and picnic. The event will start with a parade line-up at the...
Our heavenly Father graciously called Dale V. Schwartz, age 68 of Waterville out of this life to be with Him in heaven on August 12, 2023 at Mercy Hospital, Coon Rapids. Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 18, 2023 at 10 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Waterville with the Reverend...
A Kilkenny woman’s house was damaged but nobody injured when fire broke out inside the front porch Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 9. Just after 3:30 p.m., Constance Weber noted the air-conditioner window unit inside her front porch at her house on Laurel Avenue in Kilkenny had overheated and...
Loading Family Features Content Widget
Loading Family Features Article

Special Sections

Fall Home &
Spring Home and
The Source 2023
Fall Section 2022
Spring Section
2021 Fall Section
WEM Graduation
Spring 2021
Fall 2020
WEM Grad 2020

Suel Printing Company

Copyright © Suel Printing Company
All Rights Reserved
200 Main St E
New Prague, MN 56071

Phone: 952-758-4435
Fax: 952-758-4135

Latest articles

If you would like to receive a FREE digital edition with a paid print subscription please call 952-758-4435.