Archive for Howard Lake

Howard Lake City Council to conduct public hearing regarding proposed tax abatement and bond

HOWARD LAKE, MN – The Howard Lake City Council will conduct a public hearing during its Tuesday, Oct. 16 meeting regarding proposed tax abatement and issuance of a bond for the historic city hall project. The council will also consider a 2019 parks and planning commission plan. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. at city hall.

Howard Lake Fire Department open house Saturday, Oct. 13

HOWARD LAKE, MN – The Howard Lake Fire Department will host an open house Saturday, Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will include fire truck rides, a helicopter landing, and free lunch. Kids will have a chance to use a fire hose and explore the fire trucks.


Hydrant flushing in HL Oct. 10 to 12

HOWARD LAKE, MN – The City of Howard Lake will be flushing fire hydrants Wednesday to Friday, Oct. 10 to 12, to remove mineral deposits and ensure hydrants are working properly. During this time, water may become discolored and water pressure may drop. The water is safe to drink, but may stain fabrics if clothes are washed during the flushing process. The city recommends not washing white or light colored items during this time.

Coloring contest

WINSTED, HOWARD LAKE, LESTER PRAIRIE, WAVERLY, MAYER, NEW GERMANY, WATERTOWN, MN – Watch for an exciting Halloween coloring contest in the Friday, Oct. 19 issue of Herald Journal.

St. James walk-a-thon Friday, Oct. 12

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Students at St. James Lutheran School in Howard Lake will participate in a walk-a-thon Friday, Oct. 12. Proceeds will provide educational and leadership opportunities at the school.

Victor Twp. meeting rescheduled

HOWARD LAKE, MN – The October Victor Township monthly meeting has been rescheduled from Oct. 8 to Thursday, Oct. 18 at 8 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Victor Township hall, 8718 90th St. SW., Howard Lake.