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Winsted City Council members and city staff answered questions about plans for the upcoming Kingsley Street project during an open house at city hall Sept. 22.
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Luis Garcia-Montiel, Adyson Heimerl, Kyla Hodny, and Maggie Manthei use geoboards in the geometry center at Lester Prairie Elementary School.
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During the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted eighth grade football game against the Maple Lake Irish Sept. 10, Laker Ryan Tuchtenhagen took down the Maple Lake runner. The Lakers lost to the Irish.
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Winsted welding classes spark change
Grace Homola goes for her goals
While many 18-year-olds are just starting their post-high-school education, 2015 Watertown-High School graduate Grace Homola already has the skills for her career.

Milkweed for monarchs
HOWARD LAKE, MN – Years ago, Wally McCurdy and his wife, Linda, used to walk through the grove on their rural Howard Lake property and watch “millions of monarchs” rest in the trees.

Lester Prairie School Board approves maximum levy
LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Board approved the maximum tax levy for 2016 during Thursday’s meeting. The final numbers won’t be available until the December board meeting.

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