Carver County Public Health is offering COVID-19 vaccine appointments to adults who are 65 years or older on Thursday, Feb. 11. Appointments a…

Carver County Public Health is offering COVID-19 vaccine appointments to adults who are 65 years or older on Thursday, Feb. 11. Appointments a…

The days of January typically are a slow time of the year for bars and restaurants following the holiday season, and this year is no exception…

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With COVID-19 cases plateauing and vaccines on the way, things are looking brighter around Carver County. As cases continue to change, a new l…

Just in time for winter, the gyms are allowed to reopen once again. Their first day reopened, Dec. 19, of course had a few new rules and chall…

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Many years ago, I used my first-ever paid week of vacation to travel west to visit best friends who’d settled in the Bay Area of California. 

When it comes to Christopher Columbus, he indeed landed in the Bahamas on Oct. 12, 1492, in the first documented arrival of Europeans to North…

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Starting July 1, all subscribers to the Waconia Patriot and News & Times will need to reestablish their online accounts to gain full acces…

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Coming of age in the late 1960s and early 1970s was fraught with challenges. Protests raged across the nation because of the unpopular war. Ri…

In these challenging days, it is reassuring to see the many ways people are reaching out to others - doing grocery runs for the elderly, makin…

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We know these are trying times for everyone and accurate, timely information is important for you and your family. As part of our ongoing cove…

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Get the latest and most accurate government information regarding COVID-19 for the Carver County at the Carver County Public Health website.

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Get the latest data from Johns Hopkins University regarding COVID-19 at the following website. It is tracking daily what is happening around t…

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Get the latest and most accurate state government information regarding COVID-19 at the Department of Health's website.


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With COVID-19 cases plateauing and vaccines on the way, things are looking brighter around Carver County. As cases continue to change, a new l…

Just in time for winter, the gyms are allowed to reopen once again. Their first day reopened, Dec. 19, of course had a few new rules and chall…

  • Updated

Many years ago, I used my first-ever paid week of vacation to travel west to visit best friends who’d settled in the Bay Area of California. 

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