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HLWW ECFE garage sale April 8

The 26th annual spring ECFE garage sale, HLWW High School 8700 County Road 6 SW. will be Saturday, April 8 from 9 a.m. to noon. Over 20 spaces of families selling children’s clothes size 0-14, maternity clothes, accessories, books, toys. One-stop shopping for your fast growing children. No admission fee to shop. For seller space call 320-543-4670. The event is sponsored by HLWW Early Childhood Family Education.

Funeral notice: Martha T. Rohling, 87, of Winsted

WINSTED, MN – Martha T. Rohling, 87, of Winsted, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.
A memorial service will take place Monday, March 27 at 10 a.m. at Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, with visitation one hour prior to the services. Interment will be at Holy Trinity Cemetery. Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be made at

Funeral notice: Agnes ‘Aggie’ E. Vick, 88, of Delano

DELANO, MN – Agnes “Aggie” E. Vick, 88, of Delano, passed away peacefully Thursday, March 23, 2017, at the Park View Care Center in Buffalo, with her family by her side. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Wednesday, March 29 at 3 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 401 N. River St., Delano. There will be visitation from 2 to 3 p.m at the church, with a 1:30 p.m. rosary service, prior to the Mass. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Funeral notice: Virgil L. Hecksel, 71, formerly of Watertown

WATERTOWN, MN – Virgil Lyle Hecksel, 71, formerly of Watertown, passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia. His funeral service will take place Monday, March 27, at 11 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church in Hollywood Township, New Germany, followed by interment at St. John Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday, March 26 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m.; and continuing Monday at the church, one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia;

Shaw Brothers coming to Delano Lanes

SPONSORED POST. Shaw Brothers will be playing live music Saturday, March 25th, at Delano Lanes. For more information visit

Funeral notice: Vernon R. Christenson, 82, of Winsted

WINSTED, MN – Vernon R. Christenson, 82, of Winsted, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017. There will be a memorial service Saturday, March 25 at 2 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie. Visitation will be at the church Friday, March 24 from 4 to 7 p.m. Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted;