|Local News||Thu, 26 Feb 2015|
No stranger to excellence
So it's no surprise she is NRHEG's nominee for the Minnesota State High School League's ExCEL Award. Jessica is the daughter of Terry and Karen Nafe of Waseca.
Tiffany's not just a bar: 'We actually do good food'
Evan Connolly is the head chef at Tiffany's Sports Lounge on Ford Parkway in St. Paul. The Waseca, Minn., native loved it so much, in fact, that he went to school for wildland firefighting in Ely, Minn.
Water &a SLight Board advised wholesale electric rates going up next year
Customers of North Branch Water & Light recently saw a five percent increase in water rates, but at least the agency's electric rates stayed fairly constant. Well, that morsel of good news is changing soon; as utility officials were advised last week to prepare for a impending wholesale power rate increase.
Waseca wins big over NU
Friday night the Waseca Bluejays used both of those ingredients and added in seven for 15 shooting performance from behind the arc as Waseca improved to 10-0 in the Big South Conference and 19-3 overall with an 80-37 win over New Ulm. Nick Dufault led Waseca with 20 points with Shane Streich and Jake Guse each adding 14. Tyler Kolander came off of the bench to throw in 13. While Waseca came in with starters Eljah Carter at 6-foot-6 and Guse at 6-foot-7, it was the 5-11 Streich who made the Waseca machine run, according to New Ulm coach Steve Foley.