Archive for Travis Handt

Wright County compost facility being evaluated

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The Wright County compost facility was a topic of discussion during Tuesday’s Wright County Board of Commissioners meeting, and the commissioners will revisit the topic with a tour of the facility and a committee of the whole meeting at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27.

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Winsted approves 7.91% preliminary levy increase

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Winsted city staff initiated the 2022 Budget process starting in July with a series of meetings with the city clerk-treasurer, police chief and public works maintenance supervisor. During these discussions, city staff reviewed new budget requests, adjusted revenue and expenditure estimates, and reallocated resources to better meet the needs of the city.

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Lester Prairie School Board approves preliminary levy for 2022

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The Lester Prairie School Board approved a preliminary levy (payable fiscal year 2022) of $1,996,163.

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The Winsted Wildcat’s Wildcat Open Golf Tournament

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The Winsted Wildcat’s Wildcat Open Golf Tournament

October 16th

9am Shotgun Start • 8am Check-in

Entry fee will cover the round of golf, cart and a meal following the round!

ShadowBrooke Golf Course

Lester Prairie, MN 55354

$70 PREPAY$75 DAY OF

4 PERSON TEAM SCRAMBLE

We can accept prepayment with credit card or Venmo (@MattWroge)

Play & Win!

Contact a Wildcat player or email us to sign up!

WinstedWildcats@gmail.com

We will be paying out cash prizes to the top 3 finishers, Skins and random place finishers.

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Howard Lake library celebrates Library Card Sign-up Month

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The Cokato and Howard Lake libraries are celebrating Library Card Sign-up Month during September. “Anybody who comes into the library to get a new library card or a card that has expired can pick out a prize,” library service coordinator Sara Koivisto said. Those who already have a card can still participate. Koivisto said if they use their library card five times in September, they can also win a prize. “We didn’t want to leave those with cards out, because we want to promote the use of the library,” she explained.

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Mark Thiry appointed to serve on Lester Prairie City Council

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After a 20-year career in law enforcement serving the City of Lester Prairie, former Sergeant Mark Thiry has found a new way to serve the city. He was appointed to the city council during Tuesday’s meeting.

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