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Howard Lake businesses open for trick and treating Friday, Oct. 31

Howard Lake businesses participating in the Howard Lake Trick-or-Treat Street will be displaying signs like this Friday, Oct. 31 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. encouraging families to stop in for some Halloween fun.3x5hlchamber

HL’s new city administrator is happy to re-plant her small-town roots

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Howard Lake City Administrator Jennifer Nash grew up in Albion Township, not far from Howard Lake.

“I love central Minnesota, and I really love the small towns here,” Nash commented.

Nash graduated high school in Annandale.

Nash obtained a bachelor’s degree in public administration from St. Cloud State University, and is currently working on a master’s degree in public administration through Metro State University.

Prior to accepting the city administrator position in Howard Lake, Nash completed an internship with the City of Winsted, held the assistant city administrator position for the City of Northfield for more than four years, and was the deputy clerk for the City of Howard Lake since Jan. 2013.

For full story, see Nov. 3 issue.

HLWW High School daily bulletin Thursday, Oct. 30

HOWARD LAEK, WAVERLY, WINSTED – MN

LAKER UPDATE

Thursday, October 30, 2014

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WHATS ON THE MENU? Mini Corn Dogs or Spicy Chicken Tenders with Fries

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VOLLEYBALL: The Varsity and JV volleyball banquet will be on Sunday, November 9th from 6-7pm in the high school commons. If you plan on attending sign-up in Mrs. Hogg’s classroom.

 

CROSS COUNTRY: The cross country banquet will be next Monday (Nov 3) evening at 5:10 in the high school commons. This will be potluck for athletes and families. Connor Schank will be competing in the State meet this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Olaf College.

 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Mandatory meeting for all basketball girls in grades 9-12 TODAY at 2:40 in Mr. Guentzel’s room.

 

JO VOLLEYBALL: Any 9th -11th grade girl interested in playing LAKER JO VOLLEYBALL this winter should see Mrs. Hogg by Friday

 

 

SOFTBALL: Support the HLWW Softball team by signing up for the 6th annual “Turkey Tagalong” 5k.

The race will take place on Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, November 27th) at 9am. Registration Is at 8:00. Pre-registration forms are available in the high school office or by emailing Kelli Burau at kellijaneburau@gmail.com. The fee to participate is $15 if you’d like a short Sleeved shirt, $20 if you’d like a long sleeve. (Add $5 for registrations received after November 17th.)

 

FOOTBALL: The Laker football team will be playing Maple Lake in the section championship game this Saturday at 1:00 at St. John’s University. There will be a fan bus leaving the high school at 11:15. The bus will be $4 for students and $6 for adults. Any students below 9th grade must be accompanied by an adult. Non- school age children accompanied by parent free on bus. DEADLINE FOR

SIGN UP IS NOON TODAY! Please call or stop in the office to sign up for the bus. Admission for the game at the gate is $5 for students and $7 for adults.

 

STUDENTS: There will NO COSTUMES allowed on Friday due to the end of the quarter. Anyone in costume will be asked to change. No exceptions.

SENIORS: Just a reminder that tomorrow is the last day for free transcripts. Seniors need to come to the Guidance Office to turn in a hard copy of the transcript request. Parent signature is not required.

 

This week will also end the free applications of the colleges participating in College Knowledge Month. If you have applied to a college, see Mrs. Thompson to receive your green bracelet in order to receive a special treat tomorrow.

 

 

TRICK-OR-TREAT FOR TROOPS: We will be trick-or-treating for the troops on Friday night from 5-7 p.m. Meet at the high school. Please contact Jackson Triplett for more information.

 

CORN DRIVE: There will be a drivers’ meeting at 7:15 am on Wednesday, November 5 in the Ag Room.

 

PROM: There will be a prom committee meeting in Mrs. Byrne’s room TODAY after school.

 

OLIVER!: Please be sure to get your fees and forms in. Everything MUST be turned in before you practice. To receive text updates, please text: @hlwwoliver to 651-318-3112.

 

JUNIORS, PARENTS & COMMUNITY: The junior class will once again be sponsoring a paper drive fundraiser for Prom. It starts next Monday, Nov 3 and runs until Nov. 17. Save your newspaper & Cardboard!

 

JUNIORS: The pie fundraiser ends on Tuesday, November 5th. That’s the first day you return from break. Make sure you are collecting money as you sell—Again, the order form and money are due to Mrs. Byrne on Tuesday, November 5th.

 

FITNESS CENTER HOURS: The Fitness Center is open for use Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2:35 – 4:30pm, and Tuesday and Friday from 2:35 – 4pm.

 

PROM FUNDRAISER: The HLWW Junior Class will be doing a Carlson’s Orchard Pie fundraiser from Oct. 15- Nov. 5th. You can order pies from any Junior. Choices are apple, dutch apple, pumpkin, or apple crisp. $11 each or 2 for $20. Pies will be delivered on Nov. 21st, in time for Thanksgiving. If you would like to order a pie but do not know a Junior student, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller. 612-590-9287.

STUDENTS: Reminder– turn in your library books – there are several individuals with late books. The length of check out is 2 weeks.

 

AFTER PROM: There will be an After Prom Committee this year! This is a non-profit organization made up of volunteer parents that fund raise during the school year in order to provide a safe place for students to go after prom is over. Prom is May 2, 2015 this coming year. If you are interested in helping/being involved with this committee, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller (612-590-9287 or neastmanj2218@msn.com) or Stacey Smida (612-203-9089 or staceymsmida@gmail.com)

 

PARENTS & COMMUNITY MEMBERS: Would you like to receive the bulletin via email? Please send request to rmoravec@hlww.k12.mn.us

 

UPCOMING COLLEGE AND MILITARY VISITS

11/4/2014 U of M Duluth Heather Rhondau 11:30-1:00 Media Center/Commons

11/4/2014 St. Catherine 8:30 Media Center

11/4/2014 St. Cloud State University Bruce Thompson 9:00am Media Center

11/5/2014 NDSU Ty Olschlager 9:00am Media Commons

11/7/2014 St. Cloud Technical & Comm Rocky Horn 11:29-12:51 COMMONS

11/13/2014 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

11/18/2014 U of M Crookston Alisha Aasness 8:30-8:50 Media Center

11/21/2014 ST MARY’S COLLEGE ANDREA 9:00AM Media Center

11/25/2014 US ARMY SGT BATES

12/11/2014 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

12/12/2014 ITASCA COMMUNITY COLLEGE Candace Perry 8:30am Media Center

1/8/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

2/12/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

3/12/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

4/9/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

5/15/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

HLWW High School daily bulletin Wednesday, Oct. 29

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED – MN

LAKER UPDATE

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

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WHATS ON THE MENU? NACHOS!!!! or Hot Dog; Steamed Peas

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CROSS COUNTRY: The cross country banquet will be next Monday (Nov 3) evening at 5:10 in the high school commons. This will be potluck for athletes and families. Connor Schank will be competing in the State meet this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Olaf College.

 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Mandatory meeting for all basketball girls in grades 9-12 this Thursday at 2:40 in Mr. Guentzel’s room.

 

SOFTBALL: Support the HLWW Softball team by signing up for the 6th annual “Turkey Tagalong” 5k. The race will take place on Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, November 27th) at 9am. Registration Is at 8:00. Pre-registration forms are available in the high school office or by emailing Kelli Burau at kellijaneburau@gmail.com. The fee to participate is $15 if you’d like a short Sleeved shirt, $20 if you’d like a long sleeve. (Add $5 for registrations received after November 17th.)

 

FOOTBALL: The Laker football team will be playing Maple Lake in the section championship game this Saturday at 1:00 at St. John’s University. There will be a fan bus leaving the high school at 11:15. The bus will be $4 for students and $6 for adults. Any students below 9th grade must be accompanied by an adult. Non- school age children accompanied by parent free on bus. DEADLINE FOR SIGN UP IS NOON THURSDAY! Please call or stop in the office to sign up for the bus. Admission for the game at the gate is $5 for students and $7 for adults.

 

STUDENT COUNCIL: Reminder that today is MIX-IT-UP-AT-LUNCH day. Please remember your assigned task!

 

STUDENTS: There will NO COSTUMES allowed on Friday due to the end of the quarter. Anyone in costume will be asked to change. No exceptions.

 

NOTE: The fitness center will NOT be open today after school.

 

TRICK-OR-TREAT FOR TROOPS: We will be trick-or-treating for the troops on Friday night from 5-7 p.m. Meet at the high school. Please contact Jackson Triplett for more information.

 

PROM: There will be a prom committee meeting in Mrs. Byrne’s room this Thursday, October 30 after school.

 

OLIVER!: Please be sure to get your fees and forms in. Everything MUST be turned in before you practice. To receive text updates, please text: @hlwwoliver to 651-318-3112.

JUNIORS, PARENTS & COMMUNITY: The junior class will once again be sponsoring a paper drive fundraiser for Prom. The dates are Nov. 3 – Nov. 17. Start saving your newspaper & Cardboard!

 

JUNIORS: Sell those pies for prom!! For every six pies you sell, your name will be entered into a drawing for a free prom ticket! The fundraising packets are due back to Mrs. Byrne by November 5th.

 

FITNESS CENTER HOURS: The Fitness Center is open for use Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2:35 – 4:30pm, and Tuesday and Friday from 2:35 – 4pm.

 

PROM FUNDRAISER: The HLWW Junior Class will be doing a Carlson’s Orchard Pie fundraiser from Oct. 15- Nov. 5th. You can order pies from any Junior. Choices are apple, dutch apple, pumpkin, or apple crisp. $11 each or 2 for $20. Pies will be delivered on Nov. 21st, in time for Thanksgiving. If you would like to order a pie but do not know a Junior student, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller. 612-590-9287.

STUDENTS: Reminder– turn in your library books – there are several individuals with late books. The length of check out is 2 weeks.

 

AFTER PROM: There will be an After Prom Committee this year! This is a non-profit organization made up of volunteer parents that fund raise during the school year in order to provide a safe place for students to go after prom is over. Prom is May 2, 2015 this coming year. If you are interested in helping/being involved with this committee, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller (612-590-9287 or neastmanj2218@msn.com) or Stacey Smida (612-203-9089 or staceymsmida@gmail.com)

 

PARENTS & COMMUNITY MEMBERS: Would you like to receive the bulletin via email? Please send request to ldetlefsen@hlww.k12.mn.us.

 

UPCOMING COLLEGE AND MILITARY VISITS

10/29/2014 Bemidji State Tia Massar 1:00 Media Center

10/29/2014 ST JOHNS/ST BENEDICTS Eric Aschenbeck 2:00 Media Center

11/4/2014 U of M Duluth Heather Rhondau 11:30-1:00 Media Center/Commons

11/4/2014 St. Catherine 8:30 Media Center

11/4/2014 St. Cloud State University Bruce Thompson 9:00am Media Center

11/5/2014 NDSU Ty Olschlager 9:00am Media Commons

11/7/2014 St. Cloud Technical & Comm Rocky Horn 11:29-12:51 COMMONS

11/13/2014 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

11/18/2014 U of M Crookston Alisha Aasness 8:30-8:50 Media Center

11/21/2014 ST MARY’S COLLEGE ANDREA 9:00AM Media Center

11/25/2014 US ARMY SGT BATES

12/11/2014 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

12/12/2014 ITASCA COMMUNITY COLLEGE Candace Perry 8:30am Media Center

1/8/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

2/12/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

3/12/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

4/9/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

5/15/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

 

HLWW High School daily bulletin Tuesday, Oct. 28

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED – MN

LAKER UPDATE

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

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WHATS ON THE MENU? Pasta with meat or alfredo sauce; garlic toast with steamed broccoli

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PROM: There will be a prom committee meeting in Mrs. Byrne’s room this Thursday after school.

 

CROSS COUNTRY: The cross country banquet will be next Monday (Nov 3) evening at 5:10 in the high school commons. This will be potluck for athletes and families. Connor Schank will be competing in the State meet this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Olaf College.

 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Mandatory meeting for all basketball girls 9-12 this Thursday at 2:40 in Mr. Guentzel’s room.

 

SOFTBALL: Support the HLWW Softball team by signing up for the 6th annual “Turkey Tagalong” 5k. The race will take place on Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, November 27th) at 9am. Registration Is at 8:00. Pre-registration forms are available in the high school office or by emailing Kelli Burau at kellijaneburau@gmail.com. The fee to participate is $15 if you’d like a short Sleeved shirt, $20 if you’d like a long sleeve. (Add $5 for registrations received after November 17th.)

 

FOOTBALL: The Laker football team will be playing Maple Lake in the section championship game this Saturday at 1:00 at St. John’s University. There will be a fan bus leaving the high school at 11:15. The bus will be $4 for students and $6 for adults. Any students below 9th grade must be accompanied by an adult. Non- school age children accompanied by parent free on bus. DEADLINE FOR SIGN UP IS NOON THURSDAY! Please call or stop in the office to sign up for the bus. Admission for the game at the gate is $5 for students and $7 for adults.

 

OLIVER!: Please be sure to get your fees and forms in. Everything MUST be turned in before you practice. To receive text updates, please text: @hlwwoliver to 651-318-3112.

 

JUNIORS, PARENTS & COMMUNITY: The junior class will once again be sponsoring a paper drive fundraiser for Prom. The dates are Nov. 3 – Nov. 17. Start saving your newspaper & Cardboard!

 

JUNIORS: Sell those pies for prom!! For every six pies you sell, your name will be entered into a drawing for a free prom ticket! The fundraising packets are due back to Mrs. Byrne by November 5th.

 

FITNESS CENTER HOURS: The Fitness Center is open for use Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2:35 – 4:30pm, and Tuesday and Friday from 2:35 – 4pm.

PROM FUNDRAISER: The HLWW Junior Class will be doing a Carlson’s Orchard Pie fundraiser from Oct. 15- Nov. 5th. You can order pies from any Junior. Choices are apple, dutch apple, pumpkin, or apple crisp. $11 each or 2 for $20. Pies will be delivered on Nov. 21st, in time for Thanksgiving. If you would like to order a pie but do not know a Junior student, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller. 612-590-9287.

STUDENTS: Reminder– turn in your library books – there are several individuals with late books. The length of check out is 2 weeks.

 

AFTER PROM: There will be an After Prom Committee this year! This is a non-profit organization made up of volunteer parents that fund raise during the school year in order to provide a safe place for students to go after prom is over. Prom is May 2, 2015 this coming year. If you are interested in helping/being involved with this committee, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller (612-590-9287 or neastmanj2218@msn.com) or Stacey Smida (612-203-9089 or staceymsmida@gmail.com)

 

PARENTS & COMMUNITY MEMBERS: Would you like to receive the bulletin via email? Please send request to ldetlefsen@hlww.k12.mn.us.

 

UPCOMING COLLEGE AND MILITARY VISITS

10/29/2014 Bemidji State Tia Massar 1:00 Media Center

10/29/2014 ST JOHNS/ST BENEDICTS Eric Aschenbeck 2:00 Media Center

11/4/2014 U of M Duluth Heather Rhondau 11:30-1:00 Media Center/Commons

11/4/2014 St. Catherine 8:30 Media Center

11/4/2014 St. Cloud State University Bruce Thompson 9:00am Media Center

11/5/2014 NDSU Ty Olschlager 9:00am Media Commons

11/7/2014 St. Cloud Technical & Comm Rocky Horn 11:29-12:51 COMMONS

11/13/2014 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

11/18/2014 U of M Crookston Alisha Aasness 8:30-8:50 Media Center

11/21/2014 ST MARY’S COLLEGE ANDREA 9:00AM Media Center

11/25/2014 US ARMY SGT BATES

12/11/2014 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

12/12/2014 ITASCA COMMUNITY COLLEGE Candace Perry 8:30am Media Center

1/8/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

2/12/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

3/12/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

4/9/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

5/15/2015 NAVY IRVING MENDEZ 11:29-11:51 COMMONS

Wright County to consider traffic signal agreement

WRIGHT COUNTY, MN – Wright County Board will consider a resolution for a traffic signal at County Road 106 and Highway 25 during its Tuesday, Oct. 28 meeting.

Other items on the agenda include consideration of a contract to codify all county ordinances, approval of minutes and recommendations from the transportation and building committee meetings, and scheduling a public hearing on the county’s fee schedule.

The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. at the Wright County Government Center in Buffalo.