LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Children visited with Santa Claus at Prairie Market in Lester Prairie Nov. 30. Across the street, at Angvall Hardware and Prairie Gift Shop, children made ornaments to take home.
The Lester Prairie Business Association organized the event to coincide with Small Business Saturday. Gift bags for adults were distributed, featuring coupons and special offers from local businesses.
Look for photos of the event in the Monday, Dec. 9 edition of the Herald Journal.
LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Kelli Machemehl of Lester Prairie has been selected as Herald Journal’s next Helping Hands volunteer. Look for her story in the Monday, Dec. 9 edition of the Herald Journal.
WAVERLY, MN – Drew Karels, a 2012 graduate of Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted High School, recently purchased K & K Recycling from his uncle, Roger Karels. The location is still 518 Pacific Ave., but the name has been changed to Karels Brothers and Sons.
Look for the story in the Monday, Dec. 9 edition of the Herald Journal.
WINSTED, MN – The Friday, Dec. 6 announcements for Holy Trinity High School are as follows:
WINSTED, MN – Look for coverage of the 25th annual Winsted Winter Festival in the Monday, Dec. 9 edition of the Herald Journal.
The festival takes place Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7.
This year’s lighting contest winners include:
First Place: $100
Gary & Linda Deitrich
221 Arthur Ave
Second Place: $75
Brad & Leah Mallak
616 Hunter Circle
Third Place: $50
116 Fairlawn Ave E
Honorable mention has been awarded to Todd Kieser at 311 Andy Ave W by St. Mary’s Care Center resident Harley Kieser.
Photo courtesy of Laxen Photography
Citizens State Bank will host an open House Friday, Dec. 20 in Waverly 9 am-1 pm and Montrose noon-5 pm. Refreshments will be available. Montrose Elementary third graders will sing at the Montrose branch at 12:15 pm. All are welcome. Please note that a Dec. 2 date was published earlier in error.