Archive for Nancy Dashwood

Highway 123 closed due to flooding between Watertown and Mayer

Effective today, Monday, Sept 16, Highway 123 between Watertown and Mayer will be closed due to flooding. During the road closure drivers won’t be able to travel north of Highway 7 on Highway 123. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes, such as Highway 25 or Highway 21.


HLWW crowns homecoming royalty


Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted High School has crowned its 2019 homecoming royalty.

The royal court includes: Princess Gracie Mallak, Prince Drew Oestreich, Queen CJ Decker, and King Quinn Mathison.

Watch next week’s Herald Journal for full coverage of the coronation and the pep fest that followed.

Routes to reading . . . here are maps to Little Free Libraries in Howard Lake and Waverly

Howard Lake’s Little Free Libraries map:

Waverly’s Little Free Libraries map:


Good Neighbor Days medallion clue number 5

If you are searching downtown one thing is clear

You can bank on the fact that you are near….

Good Neighbor Days medallion clue number four

Water can be found near by,

but not the kind that falls from the sky…

Good Neighbor Days medallion clue number three

If the medallion is to be found,

You will need to search on public ground…