Archive for Watertown

Holiday schedule for Herald Journal

WINSTED, LESTER PRAIRIE, HOWARD LAKE, NEW GERMANY, MAYER, WATERTOWN, WAVERLY, MN – During the holidays this year, the Herald Journal will be published as usual on Fridays. However, our offices will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 24 and 25 as well as Tuesday, Jan. 1. Deadlines remain at Wednesday noon for inclusion in Friday’s paper. Due to the reduced workdays, there may be a lag in processing subscription orders and renewals; please allow extra time for these orders to take effect.

Check out ‘Last Minute Monday’ specials

WINSTED, LESTER PRAIRIE, HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, NEW GERMANY, MAYER, WATERTOWN, MN – It’s almost here – see the new local promotion for “Last Minute Monday” which will be Dec. 17. A number of local and area businesses are offering great deals for one final day to finish off your holiday shopping needs. See the large ad inside today’s newspaper. It’s also online at www.goingouthj.com/LMM and available for sharing.

Funeral notice: Gerald ‘Jerry’ Hendricks, 81, of Watertown

WATERTOWN, MN – Gerald “Jerry” Hendricks, 81, of Watertown, passed away Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at his home. There will be a memorial service Thursday, Dec. 27 at 6 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church in Watertown, with a gathering of family and friends at the church from 4 to 6 p.m., prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the donor’s choice. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home of Watertown.

Dr. Allen and Dr. Nissen to be honored at Hutchinson Health Dec. 11

SPONSORED POST — Two retiring physicians will be honored at Hutchinson Health at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11. The public is welcome to join Hutchinson Health staff in the hospital foyer as the portraits of Dr. Jim Allen and Dr. Dean Nissen are added to Hutchinson Health’s gallery of celebrated physicians.

Dr. Allen practiced at Hutchinson Health full time for 25 years before transitioning to a part-time position at the end of 2014. His recent work has been with patients in Urgent Care and the Travel Clinic.

Dr. Nissen retired from full-time work June 1 after 33 years as a family practice physician at Hutchinson Health. Now, he occasionally sees patients in Urgent Care.

Free presentation about colon cancer screening Dec. 20

SPONSORED POST — The public is welcome to attend a free presentation about the importance of colon cancer screening at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 at Grace Lutheran Church, 430 5th Ave. SW in Hutchinson.

The informational session will be led by Dr. Mark Stuckey, a physician from Hutchinson Health.  Dr. Stuckey practices general family medical care, preventative medicine, endoscopic procedures, emergency medicine, and sports medicine.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), colorectal (colon) cancer is the third most common cancer in men and in women. Of cancers that affect both men and women, Of cancers that affect both men and women, it is the second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States.

HJ offices closed Friday, Nov. 23

WINSTED, LESTER PRAIRIE, HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, MAYER, NEW GERMANY, WATERTOWN, MN – Herald Journal offices will be closed Friday, Nov. 23. Papers will be distributed as usual on Friday.