Waterville Lake Region Life

Alex Ahlbrecht, 3, who is known locally as the “Heart Warrior,” is at home in Waterville recovering after an extensive heart and pulmonary surgery in California. (Photo courtesy of Ahlbrechts)

Waterville’s little Heart Warrior is breathing easier this Valentine’s Day. Three-year-old Alex Ahlbrecht, son of Craig and Stephanie Ahlbrecht, recently returned from a three-week stay at Standford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital in Palo Alto, California, where he underwent an intricate open-...
It was 43ºF in 1960 when Bruce and Lee Baumgarten got married at the Blooming Grove Methodist Church on Valentine’s Day, February 14. This year, marks 60 years of marriage for the Baumgartens.
The Gopher Conference girls basketball title will go down to the final game this season. WEM, Medford, and Blooming Prairie will be fighting for the title. Medford defeated the Bucs 57-43 Friday, Feb. 7 to force a three-way tie for the top spot in the conference with a 10-2 record. WEM played...
A Waterville man faces a second-degree felony assault charge for allegedly driving on a sidewalk, nearly striking a pedestrian. Clint Weston Sellers, 24, was charged in Le Sueur County Court for the alleged assault that occurred near the Corner Bar in Waterville, early Monday morning, Feb. 3....
WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as 40 below zero. * WHERE...Le Sueur County. * WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 9 AM CST Thursday. * IMPACTS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes. PRECAUTIONARY/...
Lois A. Carlson, age 83 of Columbia Heights, died on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Whispering Creek Care Center in Janesville, Minnesota. Born in Minneapolis on November 3, 1936, Lois was the daughter of Clarence and Mary Louise (Briggs) Andersen. She grew up in Minneapolis where she graduated from...
The Department of Natural Resources will host more than 30 candlelight events at Minnesota State Parks and trails this winter, including one at Sakatah Lake State Park this Saturday, Feb. 8. Drop by any time between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. for hiking as stars twinkle overhead and candles flicker in the...

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