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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.

Mayer to open bids for Highway 25 roundabout project

MAYER, MN – Mayer City Council will review bids for the proposed Highway 25 roundabout project during its Monday, Nov. 24 meeting.

Other items on the agenda include a public hearing regarding assessment of delinquent utility bills, replacement of garage doors at the fire station, consideration of public works wages, and approval of a contract with Countryside Veterinarian.

Funeral notice: David Hanson, 63, of Mayer

MAYER, MN – David W. Hanson, 63, of Mayer, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 19. Memorial service will take place Saturday, Nov. 29,, at 11 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church in Watertown. Gathering of family and friends will take place at the church on Saturday, Nov. 29, from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Waconia.

Mayer Lutheran High School Nov. 24 announcements

MAYER, MN – Lunch today: Chicken Sandwich & Rice Pilaf

Thanksgiving Break – Nov. 26,27 & 28. Classes resume on Monday, Dec. 1.

10:38 – Chapel

6:15 – 7:45 – Boys VBB Practice

3:00 – 5:00 – C & B BB Practice

3-4:30 – Danceline Practice

5-7:00 – GBB

7-8:30 – Knights Practice

Lunch Supervision – Pastor Wismar and Mrs. Hoback


QBKB team members are reminded to check in with Mr. Loontjer today and share their intentions about the KB invitational in Rogers next month. Members are also reminded to see Mrs. Loehrs to pay their $115 participation fee.

Juniors and Seniors: $125,000 in scholarships and prizes will be given away by the Moody’s Foundation. How do you get in the running for the money and prizes. Put a team together to compete in the Moody’s Mega Math Challenge. This competition is FREE and takes place on the Internet! For more details see the poster outside the school office or go to .

College Preparatory Program: Student may apply for enrollment beginning with sophomores and continues until the beginning of their senior year. Students can see Mrs. Kelzer or stop in the office for a registration form and more information.


Parent & student Note: Please look at your student’s lunch accounts. Many are in need of funds. Thank you for your attention to this matter.

Note for Parents Booster Club workers: The Basketball season is on our door step. Please check the Booster Club worker listing on the MLHS web page under the parent drop-down. It is very important that you check when your scheduled to work. If you have switched with another family, please remind them of the schedule. We appreciate all that you do. Our first BBB home game is on Tuesday, Nov. 25th … 4:45/6/7:30 – BBB vs Litchfield @ MLHS. Please check the schedule.

Shop small locally Saturday, Nov. 29

Small Business Saturday is the day that hometown businesses show the public why shopping local makes sense. Friendly service, convenient proximity, and unique options translate to sales in the frenzied rush of holiday shopping. Support your local businesses on Small Business Saturday, November 29.

Two dead after icy crash near Waconia

CARVER COUNTY, MN – A mother and daughter are dead after an icy crash near Waconia Nov. 15, the Carver County Sheriff’s Office reported.

Misty Petschl, 34, of Waconia had been traveling west on County Road 10 near 102nd Street just after 3:30 p.m. when she lost control of her 2005 Dodge Caravan on the icy road and skidded into a 2002 GMC Yukon driven by David Splettstoeszer, 59, of Waconia.

Misty and her 6-year-old daughter, Jazmine, died after being transported to Hennepin County Medical Center. Misty’s 8-year-old son was listed in critical condition.

Splettstoeszer was traveling with his wife, Cindy, his 3-year-old granddaughter, and 80-year-old Jean Harms of Waconia. All four were transported to Ridgeview Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

At the scene of the crash, Carver County Sheriff’s Office deputies were assisted by Ridgeview Ambulance, Waconia Fire and Rescue, and the Minnesota State Patrol.

All seven people involved in the accident were wearing seat belts or were fastened into appropriate child safety car seats.