Archive for Watertown

Hwy. 25 virtual open house scheduled

CARVER COUNTY, MN – MnDOT has scheduled a virtual open house to inform residents about a Hwy. 25 project that includes improvements n Watertown, and re-paving from Mayer to Norwood Young America. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet project representatives, review information, and askquestions. There will be a formal presentation followed by questions and answers. The virtual open house will take place Thursday, March 4 at 5 p.m. Link: CLICK HERE

Upcoming Events at Hollywood Sports Complex


Saturday, Feb. 6 – Meat Raffle begins 4 pm

Friday, Feb.12 - Prime rib, baked potato, green beans, and dinner roll $14.95

Valentines Dinner:

Sunday, February 14 - 3 to 8:30 pm

Menu includes: Champagne chicken, BBQ ribs, baby red potatoes,

California blend vegetables, dinner salad, roll, dessert, and choice of beverage.

$19.99 • Reservations preferred

Available for dine-in or take-out

Hollywood Sports Complex • 15950 Cty. Rd. 122 • Watertown • (952) 955-2424 •


Funeral notice: Gerald Peterson, age 62, of Watertown

Gerald Scott “Jerry” Peterson, age 62, of Watertown, passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2021, after a head trauma from a fall at work, surrounded by his immediate family at North Memorial Hospital.
A Mass of Christian burial will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6 at St. Mary of Czestochowa Catholic Church in rural Delano. Visitation will be Saturday, from 8 to 11 a.m., prior to the Mass, at the church. Interment will be in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery in Watertown. The Mass will be livestreamed on Arrangements are by Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.

Funeral notice: Carmen Henning, age 83, of Minneapolis

Carmen Henning, age 83, a resident of Minneapolis for many years, formerly of Delano and Watertown, passed away Jan. 10, 2021, at Fairview Southdale Hospital. A celebration of life will take place at St. Victoria Catholic Church in Victoria, Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 4 p.m., with Father Bob White as officiant. A visitation will begin at 3:30 p.m., until the time of the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia, 952-442-2121,

Funeral notice: Robert McCabe Jr., age 73, of Watertown

Robert William “Bob” McCabe Jr., age 73, of Watertown, passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021, after a three year battle with pancreatic cancer, at his ranch with family by his side. A private memorial Mass of Christian burial will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Watertown, with a public gathering of family and friends Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m., prior to the Mass at church. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Services will be streamed via the ICC Church Facebook page at Arrangements are by Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.

Herald Journal office closed

The Herald Journal office will be closed Thursday, Dec. 31 and Friday, Jan. 1.