By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor As a kid growing up on a small dairy farm in Wisconsin, Amanda Gentry’s dad let her drive a tractor for the first time.  She ended up crashing, which took...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, Whitewater State Park hosted annual Boy Scout Camporees.  The camporees were tremendous events, attracting over 1,000 scouts...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Bill Rothering and Reuben Schmidt first set up a grow room in the old Saratoga Creamery as a winter hobby, with the aim of growing plants for themselves,...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Last week, the green space outside of the St. Charles Public Library was full of activity as it was rapidly transformed into a long-awaited and much-...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Raymond Yoder of Valley View Greenhouse has been in the greenhouse business since 2008.  His reason why?  “Girls.  We have five girls,” he said.  “It’s a...

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Last Saturday, the Dover-Eyota Wrestling Association inducted three new members into the Mike Mazzitelli Dover-Eyota Wrestling Hall of Fame.  Now in its third year, the Hall of Fame honors the...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Department teaches D.A.R.E. in three local schools, of which one is Dover-Eyota.  On Friday, January 6th, a graduation ceremony...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor A North American tradition since the early 1900s, the National Audubon Society’s Christmas Bird Count has grown to become the world’s largest volunteer-led...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor In January, Mike Schultz will take the helm as the St. Charles Volunteer Fire Department’s new Fire Chief.  Schultz’s appointment to the position is only...
By Ben Barclay, St. Charles Press Staff Writer Tom Blahnik remembers when he was in his high school ag class and his teacher walked around the room asking the students what they was going to do after...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor At the end of the year, the St. Charles Volunteer Fire Department with be bidding farewell to two long-standing members.  Fire Chief Lyle Peterson will be...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Most children are eager to receive toys under the tree for Christmas.  However, last week, first grade students in Kathy Wahl’s class embraced the season of...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor The name may have slightly changed, yet its purpose remains the same.  Recently, Dover-Eyota High School switched its honor society membership from the...
By Ben Barclay, St. Charles Press Staff Writer Last Wednesday, Whitewater State Park asked visitors to “HOP Into the Park.” That’s right, HOP – as in Healthy Old People. “HOP Into the Park” was co-...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Veterans Day was last Friday, November 11th, and members of the St. Charles American Legion and VFW were out in force throughout the day, interacting with...

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