Archive for Howard Lake

Schmidt, Sellner are finalists for Becker superintendent job

LESTER PRAIRIE, HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – Lester Prairie School Superintendent Jeremy Schmidt and Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Superintendent Brad Sellner are finalists for the superintendent job in Becker, the school board for the Becker Public Schools announced Wednesday. Read more in the Feb. 15 edition of the Herald Journal. To subscribe, CLICK HERE.

Music program at HLWW Thursday

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – Humphrey Elementary grade 3 and 4 students will be presenting their musical production “American Voices” Thursday, Feb. 21 in the Howard Lake Waverly Winsted High School auditorium.  “American Voices celebrates a century of American music and the character of a nation who had become a world power and defender of freedom and liberty.  This year, the city of Waverly is celebrating its 150th anniversary, so the show also recognizes them and celebrates highlights from their history in this show.

The matinee show of “American Voices” will be at 1 p.m., and the evening performance will be at 7 p.m.  This event is free of charge and open to the public.

Victor Township meeting changed

HOWARD LAKE, MN – The Victor Township monthly meeting and board of audit has been moved to Monday, Feb. 18 at 8 p.m. at the Victor Township Hall, 8718 90th St. SW, Howard Lake.

Breakfast buffet in HL Sunday

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Howard Lake Lions will host a Valentine’s breakfast buffet at Lions Hall, 625 8th Street in Howard Lake, Sunday, Feb. 17 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The menu includes pancakes, french toast, sausage, scrambled eggs, potatoes, and biscuits and gravy. Free-will donation will benefit 6-year-old Ava Hayden with medical expenses related to Cerebral Palsy.

Funeral notice: Gale Evenski, 82, of Howard Lake

HOWARD LAKE, MN - Gale June Evenski, 82, of Howard Lake, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019. A private family graveside service will take place Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Cokato City Cemetery.  A celebration of Gale’s life for relatives and friends will take place Saturday at 1 p.m. at Gale and Bob’s home in Howard Lake, beginning at 1 p.m. The Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted, is serving the family.  Online condolences can be made at


Funeral notice: Gertrude H. Weller, 79, of Howard Lake

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Gertrude Helen Weller, 79, of Howard Lake, passed away at home Monday,  Feb. 11, 2019. Funeral services will take place Saturday, Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. at Buffalo Community Assembly of God Church in Buffalo, with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Howard Lake.