Waseca County

Waseca County, Minnesota

307 N State St
Waseca, MN 56093
Phone: (507) 835-0610
Fax: (507) 835-0633
www.co.waseca.mn.us

In south-central MN, southeast of Mankato; established Feb 27, 1857 (prior to statehood) from Steele County. Name Origin: From Dakota 'rich,' referring either to provisions or the fertile soil

Area (sq mi):: 432.81 (land 423.25; water 9.56) Population per square mile: 45.70
Population 2005: 19,330 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.00%; 1990-2000 8.00% Population 2000: 19,526 (White 93.20%; Black or African American 2.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.90%; Asian 0.50%; Other 2.60%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $18,631; median household $42,440; Population below poverty level: 6.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,400-$25,516
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 17.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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It also owns several southern Minnesota publications, including the Faribault Daily News, Owatonna Peoples Press, Waseca County News, St.
At Adams Publishing Group's Owatonna People's Press in Southern Minnesota, Julie Frazier has been named publisher; previously, she was editor and publisher of the company's weekly Waseca County News, regional vice president of sales and marketing and regional general manager, jobs she's held for 16 years.
A 62-year-old man from Waseca County, Minnesota, who had type 2 diabetes mellitus, obesity, migraine headaches, depression, and anxiety, had been vacationing for 1 week at his cabin in Carlton County, Minnesota.
and its affiliate company, Mainstream Publications LLC, own two daily and 14 non-daily publications in southern Minnesota including the Owatonna People's Press, Owatonna Area Shopper, Faribault Daily News, Faribault Area Shopper, Northfield News, Northfield Area Shopper, Lonsdale News-Review, Waseca County News, Waseca Area Shopper, Janesville Argus, Le Sueur News-Herald, St.
US BioEnergy Corporation recently announced plans to build a new ethanol plant in Waseca County near Janesville, MN.
Adams Publishing Group of suburban Minneapolis, said last week it would take over Huckle Media LLC's five paid newspapers and three controlled-circulation titles in Southern Minnesota, including the Owatonna People's Press, the Faribault Daily News, the Northfield News, the Waseca County News, the St.
Ruth Ann Hager to managing editor at the semiweekly Waseca County News in Waseca from news editor.