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Sixth annual Turkey Tagalong 5k in Howard Lake Thursday, Nov. 27

The sixth annual Turkey Tagalong 5k will be Thanksgiving morning (Nov. 27) in Howard Lake.

All of the proceeds from the event will benefit the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted softball program.

If you pre-register by Monday, Nov. 17, the cost is either $15 (short sleeve T-shirt) or $20 (long-sleeve T-shirt). Add $5 for any registration after Nov. 22, and you won’t be guaranteed a T-shirt.

Registration and the race will begin at the HLWW middle school parking lot – registration starts at 8 a.m. and the race will begin at 9 a.m.

The race is being sponsored by C&C Embroidery and KG Realty, Kelli Burau.

For additional information, contact Kelli Burau at

3-on-3 Turkey basketball tourney at HLWW Wed., Nov. 26

The annual 3-on-3 Turkey Basketball Tournament will take place Wednesday, Nov. 26 at the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Middle School gym.

The middle school tournament costs $5 and is from 5 to 6:30 p.m. To participate, you must pre-register and pay Chad Gagnon at either (320) 543-3441 or

The adult tournament is for anyone is grade nine up through adults. For this tournament, players register right at the HLWW Middle School by 6:45 p.m. the night of the tournament.

The cost for the adult tournament is also $5, and for additional information, contact Luke Gagnon at either (763) 245-4488 or

Sports schedule for Tuesday, Nov. 25

Boys Basketball: W-M at HLWW; 7:30 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Litchfield at LHS; 7:30 p.m.

Girls Hockey: MW/WM at Bloomington Jefferson; 7 p.m.

HLWW High School daily bulletin Tuesday, Nov. 25



Tuesday, November 25, 2014


WHATS ON THE MENU? Pasta with Meat Sauce or Chicken Alfredo with Green Beans


REMINDER: No school this week Wednesday, Thursday and Friday…have a great break!


BASKETBALL TURKEY TOURNEY: 3 on 3 Turkey Tourney 2014 @ HLWW Middle School on Wednesday, November 26. Registration starts @ 6:30 p.m. and tournament starts at 7:00 p.m.. The cost is $5 and all proceeds go to the HLWW Boys Basketball team.


TURKEY TAG-A-LONG: Support the HLWW Softball team by participating in the 6th annual “Turkey Tagalong” 5K. The race will take place on Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, November 27th) at 9am. Registration is at 8:00.


YEARBOOK/SENIORS: Senior Pictures for the yearbook are due NEXT MONDAY, December 1!!


SENIORS/STAFF: A Jostens rep will be here on Friday, December 5 during 2nd hour for a meeting with all seniors regarding graduation caps and gowns and announcements.


STUDENT COUNCIL: The next meeting will be on Wednesday, December 3 at 7:15 a.m. in the Foods Room.

**New members are always welcome!**


FOUND: A ring was found. Please come to the office to identify.


ACTIVITY SCHEDULES: To find our activity schedules online go to the HLWW district website and click on “Activities”. Then in the middle of the page click on “Activities Schedule”. That will bring up the weekly schedule for all the activities. If you would like to view a season schedule for a specific activity, then find that activity on the right-hand side, check it and click “View”.


STUDENTS: Reminder that if you are going on vacation, including hunting, you need to pick up a pre-arrangement form in the office for your parents to sign. This needs to be approved by the principal before you go!


FITNESS CENTER HOURS: The Fitness Center is open for use Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 2:35 – 4:30pm, and Wednesday and Friday from 2:35 – 4:00 pm.


AFTER PROM: This is a non-profit organization made up of volunteer parents that fundraise during the school year in order to provide a safe place for students to go after prom. Prom is May 2, 2015 this coming year. If you are interested in helping or being involved with this committee, please contact Nancy Decker-Miller (612-590-9287 or or Stacey Smida (612-203-9089 or



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




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Wright County Board to schedule assessment hearing

WRIGHT COUNTY, MN – Wright County Board will consider scheduling an assessment hearing during its Tuesday, Nov. 25 meeting.

Other items on the agenda include annual revision of the county’s emergency response plan for the Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant. and review of committee meeting minutes.

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

Photo: Two HLWW teachers honored for technology use

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – Carol  Meyerson  and Jesse  Robertson of the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School District will be recognized as TIES Exceptional Teachers at the TIES 2014 Education Technology Conference at the Minneapolis Hyatt Regency Tuesday, Dec. 9. They are among 91 teachers from 48 districts.

Read more about their accomplishments in the Monday, Dec. 1 edition of the Herald Journal.

Carol Meyerson

Carol Meyerson

Jesse Robertson

Jesse Robertson