August 2008
Herald Journal
Enterprise Dispatch
Delano Herald Journal

Aug. 25

Skilled laborers from ABC Truss to go their separate ways Friday

Fault of failed concrete in HL is shared by contractors and supplier

Filings open Tuesday for local seats

District says a new HLWW middle school has always been in long-range plan

Lester Prairie council, park board struggle to reach agreement on park budget

Serving the Howard Lake community for 30 years

Winsted couple hit the trails as members of the Wild Boars ATV Club

Winsted gets new city entry signs

Aug. 18

Three complaints filed against Waverly mayor

Exit of Watertown-Mayer Elementary Principal Nick Guertin continues

The 26th HLWW FFA Alumni Auction set for Thursday, Aug. 21

HL animal hospital takes in critters of every type

LP awash in delinquent water bills

Hwy. 7 passing lane construction underway in multiple locations

Winsted woman and sister are new owners of a trendy Lillians

Aug. 11

Thief steals Winsted antique saved for McLeod museum

David Erbel takes over as vicar at LP’s St. Peter Lutheran Church

Largest employer in Montrose, ABC Truss, to close

Herald Journal office in Howard Lake open for a different kind of business

MercyMe, Casting Crowns to headline Higher Ground

Intersection of McLeod Co. Road 9 and Highway 7 to close soon.

Montrose Days is set for Fri.-Sun., Aug. 15-17

McLeod Co. Fair set for Wednesday, Aug. 13- Sunday, Aug. 17

Aug. 4

Montrose Council discusses city’s hostile work environment

Carver Co. Fair is set for Wed.-Sun., Aug. 6-10

It is time for Winsted’s 35th annual summer festival

Father and son team up as Winsted Summer Festival’s grand marshals

Bert Hertzog’s court case is bumped to this week

Christian reverend from Pakistan to speak on Islam

HL council ignores committee request to wait for more info

Passing lane construction is underway on Hwy. 7

LP central park plan clears McLeod County Rail Authority

Roundabouts are tricky for some

Aug. 25

Dassel’s Red Rooster Days festival set for Friday, Aug. 29-Monday, Sept. 1

Dassel area curves and Meeker County to get safety measures

Mary Ackerman says she intends to keep busy during retirement

Technology grant makes DC teachers, staff, computer savvy

Plans move carefully forward for new Cokato Public Safety Building

Aug. 18

Several area farms designated 2008 Century Farms

A family affair

Cokato Ambulance gets automatic CPR machine

Snap Fitness now open in Dassel

Construction set to begin today, Aug. 18 on CSAH 18

Lanttos celebrate 100 years at store in French Lake Township

Meeker County hospital gets new name, new logo

Aug. 11

Several area farms designated 2008 Century Farms

Lundeen throws the first pitch at Twins game

Cokato plans are moving along for new fire hall

Dassel compost site to have posted hours, may be locked

Locals present at FinnFest ‘08

City of Dassel begins museum expansion immediately

Sharing and caring hearts are making a difference in Guatemala

Three seats are up for Darwin City Council

Prescription discount cards available now

Cokato Corn Carnival schedule

Aug. 4

Russ and Bev Irvin chosen as grand marshals for this year’s Corn Carnival

Get ready for the 59th annual Cokato Corn Carnival

A full schedule planned for Darwin’s Twine Ball Celebration

Free concert set for Sat. to aid African water projec

Dassel-Cokato class of 1998 to remember classmate, Jamie Michalsky, at reunion

Aug. 25

World Youth Day – a gathering of the faithful

Performing Arts Task Force updates city council Tuesday

Pair-A-Dice Cruisers Car Club is still cruising after 20 years

Delano city, school board both have spots up for election this fall

Brent, the big game hunter

Aug. 18

Preserving St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery

Delano Schools students score well on ACT tests

Just what is a kettlebell?

Gypsy, the quarter horse, and her new Auntie Sue

Aug. 11

Delano five-year-old to compete at Minnesota State Fair talent show

Decisions to be made about future of public transportation in Delano

Delano city, school board both have spots up for election this fall

While the kids are away, this stay home daddy sketches and paints

Aug. 4

Circle of hope – Gary and Jeanne Zitzloff honorary caregivers at Relay for Life

‘It’s a feel good thing’ for Briesemeister and Kocina

School board agrees to lease former Lundeen property

Fire consumes million-dollar home in Independence