December 2007
Herald Journal
Enterprise Dispatch
Delano Herald Journal

Dec. 31

Work begins on LP police department, city office space

Winsted Lake Watershed Association’s diligence pays off

Wright Co. 4-H Volunteer of the Year from HL

Meals on Wheels delivered to Lester Praire and Winsted

Commuting to work, in exchange for the good life

Dec. 24

A wagging tail brings health benefits to St. Mary’s

LP board approves teacher contracts

Holiday Train chugs through HL family’s tradition

HLWW board debates school funding with Rep. Dean Urdahl

Curt Carrigan to join McLeod County Planning Commission

Wright County approves $84,400 for radio system planning

Dec. 17

LP superintendent weighing his future options

Acres upon acres of fresh Christmas trees in HL

‘And the beat goes on’ for Holy Trinity classmates

A reprieve for Lexy: LP city council reverses dangerous dog designation

Somber Waverly council remembers Bob Winters

Wright County Board approves one-day temporary 3.2 beer license – on a lake

Christmas in a shoebox

Dec. 10

Major valuation error could result in higher tax bills in Carver County

Sewer and water main problems in Howard Lake

HLWW may try for mail-in ballot

LP band’s mission is to comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable

Glencoe Regional Health Services is in top 10 in contest to win MRI

Bridge near LP is closed
due to being structurally deficient

Winsted to lose another police officer

Dec. 3

DNR: no trespassing on former Dakota Rail line in McLeod Co.

Local remembers being Land O' Lakes choirboy

Winsted ready for Winter Festival

Winsted chamber selects Dale and Yvonne Maus 2007 grand marshals

Flagship Bank Winsted celebrates 75th anniversary

‘Taste of the Holidays’ to return to Howard Lake

Partners sought in quest for portable sound system for LP community events.

Dec. 31

Cokato Museum to host two big events in January

Cokato native, Carl Harju joins the city council for his family

New branch manager at Wells Fargo Dassel

Recent fire victims receive outpouring of support

On the road again? About two thirds of DC drivers commute

Dec. 24

Darwin votes to sell electric system

Three Dassel landmarks featured in three years of Minnesota calendars

Move over, there’s a new pastor in town

Plans are complete for proposed Dassel water tower

Former Dassel police officer donates 11 tasers to county

Spectralytics negotiating with Dassel for expansion land

Wright County approves $84,400 for radio system planning

Dec. 17

Blockage affects both ditch and river

Carl Harju appointed to Cokato council

Wright Co. moves up on ‘15 Deadliest Counties’ list

Finding a moment of peace

Teaming up for technology

Wright County Board approves one-day temporary 3.2 beer license – on a lake

Dec. 10

Negotiations continue for teacher contracts

Dassel city employees to get 4 percent raises in 2008

Dassel man found in snow after 4 hours

Cokato Chamber awards its Citizen(s) of the Year

Children’s book comes to life

Area townships to accept filings for supervisor, clerk soon

Cokato’s sewer, water rates will likely go up

Dec. 3

Dassel residents filmed for TV show

New Cokato Licensing hosts open house, Friday, Dec. 7

Bob Holly of Cokato remembers a 'silent night' in Vietnam, Christmas of 1968

Ice candles: A Finnish tradition

Antique, retro and collectible Christmas ornaments enhance decorations

Dec. 31

The desire to paint: Tom Triplett shares his love of oil painting

About half of Delano commuters drive 30+ miles/day

Teen-parent night offered by Delano Community Education

Delano year in review – January-June 2007

Dec. 24

Harlan Blankenship always dreamed of flying

Delano teachers, school board reach contract agreement

Delano man remains hospitalized following crash

Delano Dodge donates new vehicle to Munoz family

Wright County approves $84,400 for radio system planning

Dec. 17

A family man, firefighter, friend – and so much more

After spending several years in Portugal, Christy Branes returns to teach in Delano

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ welcomes Pastor Richard Flynn

Filings open soon for township elections

Wright Co. moves up on ‘15 Deadliest Counties’ list

Dec. 10

Saying goodbye to a piece of Delano’s past

School district election remains unchanged following recount

St. Peter's Catholic Church performs ‘Messiah’

New transfer station, recycling center working well for Randy’s Sanitation

Franklin Twp. decides to not pave roadway

Dec. 3

Holiday traditions with the Muckenhirns

Take a ride in the horse and buggy with the Klaers

Where to shop in Delano this holiday season

Despite rumors, tree lighting had nothing to do with power outages experienced in Delano

Delano’s Teacher of the Year involved in many things