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Spring is here at Rec-Tech Outdoor Solutions




Rec-Tech Outdoor Solutions is here for you when Spring is here! We carry full lines of Zero Turn, Stand On and Walk Behind mowers as well as a variety of finishing tools and turf management products to get any job done right.



Waverly Daze 2020 canceled

WAVERLY- At a meeting this evening, May 12, the Waverly City Council struggled to make a decision about the fate of this year’s Waverly Daze celebration.

After a lengthy discussion, the council did regretfully decide to cancel the town celebration.

The  council also agreed to use an already-contracted fireworks show on a Friday or Saturday night in August, pending vendor availability, and social distancing rules at the time.

Lester Prairie’s Prairie Days has been canceled for 2020

LESTER PRAIRIE – The Prairie Days Board has decided to cancel the July 2020 event.  Board members agreed there are too many uncertainties to be able to plan a large event. The board wants to ensure the safety of volunteers and community members.

Fireworks fundraising buckets will remain at local businesses to raise funds for next year’s celebration.

The board will start planning next year’s event soon –  Lester Prairie will be celebrating its 135th birthday in 2021.

Fire extinguished at Watertown-Mayer Elementary playground

The Carver County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about a fire at the Watertown-Mayer Elementary School playground Sunday night.  Local firefighters responded to the playground at approximately 10 p.m. and extinguished the blaze.  Anyone who has information about the fire is encouraged to contact the Carver County Sheriff’s Office at 952-361-1231.

Howard Lake Good Neighbor Days canceled

HOWARD LAKE – The Good Neighbor Days Committee has announced the 2020 celebration has been canceled.