Jack is a 5-year-old male beagle/rat terrier mix. He’s often quiet, but if another dog in the house barks, he’s willing to chime in! He’s crate trained and his foster home is working on housetraining. (He does well if he’s let out on a regular basis.) And he gets long well with other dogs an…

Severe Weather Awareness week will be observed April 9-13. The week is designed to refresh, remind and educate everyone about the seasonal threats from severe weather and how to avoid them. Residents should be prepared with an emergency plan and an emergency preparedness kit.

The Waseca County Animal Humane Society is looking for people willing to open their hearts and homes to a homeless pet. Right now, we have a waiting list of pets that need new homes because they are strays or because their owners can no longer keep them. Since WCAHS doesn’t have a shelter bu…

Births

Josh and Nicole (Matthys) Lawler announce the birth of their daughter, Sadie Grace Lawler, Aug. 18, 2016 in Downers Grove, Illinois.

Engagements

Stacy Guse of Mapleton and Roger Vogt of Buffalo are engaged to be married in November 2017.

Anna Hoveland of Eagan and Matthew Flintrop of Waseca are engaged to be married on September 1, 2017.

<&firstgraph>James Michael Sikel and Ashley Breanna Judd, both of Janesville, announce their engagement.

Weddings

Karen Marie Pfarr Anderson, of Waseca, and Eric Frank Anderson, of Owatonna, were married Aug. 27, 2016 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Owatonna.

JANESVILLE — Richard and Carol Mulcahey of Janesville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house, hosted by their children, from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, at St. Ann's Catholic School in Janesville.

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