Archive for Howard Lake

HLWW teams place in top 10 at national convention

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – The FFA chapter from Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School District has plenty to be proud of after the national FFA convention Oct. 24-27 in Indianapolis.

Three HLWW teams attended, and all placed in the top 10. Participants took home a total of $2,800 in scholarships, and  HLWW earned a three-star national chapter award.

“It was three days of adrenaline,” commented Cody Dickhausen, a member of HLWW’s Parliamentary Procedure team.

Look for their story in the Friday, Nov. 9 edition of the Herald Journal.

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Santa at HLWW HS Saturday

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – Santa will be at the HLWW High School Saturday, Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. People are asked to bring a non-perishable donation for the food shelf and/or a Toys for Tots donation, to receive a free 5 x 7 photo of their visit with Santa.

HLWW Veterans Day event Monday

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – A Veterans Day program will take place at HLWW High School Monday, Nov. 12 at 10 a.m.

Daylight savings time ends Sunday

WINSTED, HOWARD LAKE, LESTER PRAIRIE, NEW GERMANY, MAYER, WAVERLY, WATERTOWN, MN – Remember to turn your clocks back one hour Saturday night as daylight savings time will end Sunday, Nov. 4 at 2 a.m. This is a good time to check the batteries in home smoke alarms.

Chicken dinner in Howard Lake

HOWARD LAKE, MN – The St. James Lutheran Women’s Missionary League will host a chicken dinner Sunday, Nov. 4 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. James Lutheran School, 1000 6th Ave. in Howard Lake featuring baked chicken with all the fixings and homemade desserts. Freewill offering accepted and will support LWML mission projects and Christmas gifts. Takeouts available. There will also be a country store with hand-crafted items.

Love INC in Howard Lake is open

HOWARD LAKE, MN – The Love In the Name of Christ-Heartland (Love INC) thrift and gift store, 801 Hwy. 12 in Howard Lake, has been remodeled and reopened as of Nov. 1.

The store, managed by a group of volunteers, will be open Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Donations may be brought to the store Wednesdays. Anyone interested in volunteering to arrange donated items Wednesdays is encouraged to call 763-972-6574, ext. 3.

Love INC-Heartland serves people who live in Delano, Loretto, Independence Maple Plain, Greenfield, Corcoran, Rockford, Mayer, Watertown, Montrose, Waverly, Winsted, Howard Lake, Cokato, and Dassel.

Love INC’s proven programs help people move beyond their difficulties toward self-sufficiency.