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March 26, 2015
Four orphans, 150 years ago
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota has a staff of 2,300 helping thousands of children, families, seniors and the disabled in locations across...
March 26, 2015 - 8:00am
March 21, 2012
Vasa turn lane closed temporarily on Highway 19.=
Motorists traveling west Highway 19 near Vasa will encounter a right turn lane closure into Vasa today, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The right turn lane will remain closed until 3:30 p.m. and is necessary while crews conduct ditch cleaning. MnDOT urges...
March 21, 2012 - 9:36am
November 2, 2010
Spaghetti dinner to be served at Vasa
A spaghetti dinner and a bake sale will be held Sunday in Vasa as a fundraiser for a group headed to Bolivia on a mission trip. Ten people are going to Caranavi, Bolivia, to build "Aqua Clara" water purifiers for small local schools, according to the Vasa Lutheran Church spokesman. The...
November 2, 2010 - 8:41pm
A flurry of Fourth fun ahead
A double whammy of Independence Day festivities and fireworks is offered this year. Because July 4 falls on a Sunday, many event sponsors are...
July 2, 2010 - 8:00am
June 1, 2010
A crumpled helicopter was all that remained Monday after it crash-landed in a corn field on 320th Street Way in Vasa Township. The pilot, Thomas...
June 1, 2010 - 7:18pm
November 11, 2009
Veterans Day harvest
November 11, 2009 - 5:07pm
August 3, 2009
Vasa house goes up in flames
Fire destroyed a Vasa home early Monday, according to the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office. An unoccupied house owned by David King, Vasa, caught fire at 1:26 a.m. Cannon Falls firefighters responded to the fire, which resulted in a total loss. The cause of fire remained under investigation;...
August 3, 2009 - 10:27pm
July 13, 2009
Crash victim ID'd
Authorities have released the name of a 24-year-old man killed Friday in a motorcycle crash near Vasa. Anthony McColley, of Cottage Grove, Minn., was killed when his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck at Highway 19 and County Road 7, according to the Minnesota State Patrol....
July 13, 2009 - 10:55pm
September 30, 2008
Louise V. Lindell, 57, of Vasa
Louise V. Lindell, 57, of Vasa, died Saturday at her home. Born Dec. 1, 1950, in Red Wing, the daughter of Jerome and Marie (Otto) Lorentz, she was a 1969 graduate of Cannon Falls High School. Upon graduation she worked a short time with Kid Duds Manufacturing. She married Al Lindell...
September 30, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
8-19-2008: Bull attacks man in Vasa Township
A 46-year-old Vasa Township man was injured Monday when he was attacked by a bull, according to authorities. Dale Safe was airlifted to St. Marys Hospital in Rochester following the accident, according to Goodhue County authorities. A St. Marys spokeswoman said Safe was not listed...
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
Vasa church area ravaged
Thursday's strong winds tore part of the roof off Vasa Lutheran Church and the Vasa Museum, and toppled so many trees it was impossible to get to the church or parsonage, the Rev. Michael Dobbins said Friday. The storm also knocked down trees and tipped headstones in the cemetery,...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Vasa man zapped by lightning
VASA TOWNSHIP -- Kim Faust figured he'd put away the lawn mower when he saw the sky turning black. He now feels awful lucky it didn't become the last undone chore of his life. The storm picked up dramatically. That's when Faust got zapped, feeling electricity run from his head...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Storm whips through county, causes severe damage
Several homes were severely damaged in Vasa Township this afternoon when a strong storm blew through Goodhue County. Nobody was injured in the ruined homes near county roads 1 and 6. "That's definitely a good thing," said Gary Fried, Goodhue County emergency management director....
July 10, 2008 - 5:00am
July 9, 2008
$9,000 in firearms reported stolen at Vasa Township home
Five firearms were stolen sometime between July 4 and 7 from a Vasa Township home. Nicholas Ries Jr. reported three rifles, one shotgun and one revolver missing, along with a toolbox and two remote control cars. The items are worth more than $9,000. Goodhue County authorities...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Civil War encampment planned
VASA -- A Civil War encampment will be presented from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Vasa Historical District. The living history demonstration will include camp life, military activities, civilian roles and Christian Commission activities, plus drills with muskets. The...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am