The 2019 edition of Owatonna Sings will take place in the Central Park band shell on Saturday, July 27. Competition begins at 1pm. The application deadline is Monday, July 8. It's free to enter. You must include a CD with the backing track. You can learn more at The Music Space and Tone Music in Owatonna.

The preliminaries will be held July 18 at the Music Space. Finalists will go on to compete for a share of $20,000 in prizes during the 6th Annual Minnesota Sings finals. They will be held in late September in Woodbury. There are two age categories. 15-25 year old and 26 and older.

Here's a link to the Minnesota Sings web site where you can find more information about the state finals and previous winners.

Quite a few Owatonnans ran the Grandma's Marathon last weekend. Check out how they did here