Archive for Waverly

HLWW work session to start at 7 p.m. Monday

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – The Monday, Sept. 25 Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board meeting will start at 7 p.m. in the high school media center. (Normally, meetings start at 6 p.m.)

Agenda items include approving certification of the payable 2018 property tax levy, a discussion about the National Honor Society, and a World’s Best Work Force presentation.

Look for coverage in the Friday, Sept. 29 edition of the Herald Journal.

Funeral notice: Lowell R. Hagedorn, 83, of Waverly

WAVERLY, MN – Lowell R. Hagedorn, 83, of Waverly, passed away Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. A graveside service with military honors will take place Monday, Sept. 25 at 10:15 a.m. at Fort Snelling National Cemetery Assembly Area #5. Arrangements are with the Peterson Chapel, Buffalo.

Levy triggers discord at HLWW meeting

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – Although the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board hasn’t approved the district’s proposed property tax levy yet, the subject created lively discussion at Monday’s meeting.

Look for the story in today’s edition (Friday, Sept. 15) of the Herald Journal. Click here for subscription information.

At Monday’s Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board meeting, financial consultant Donna Wilson gave a report on potential property levy numbers payable in 2018. She is pictured with Board Member Paul Bravinder.

At Monday’s Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board meeting, financial consultant Donna Wilson gave a report on potential property levy numbers payable in 2018. She is pictured with Board Member Paul Bravinder.

Howard Lake woman hurt in crash

WRIGHT COUNTY, MN – A woman from Howard Lake was hurt in a two-vehicle crash in Rockford this morning (Sept. 12), according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The report stated that Luann Lorraine Ryks, 62, of Howard Lake, was driving a 2005 Chrysler Town and Country east on Highway 55, attempting to turn left onto Main Street in Rockford just before 6 a.m.

As the Chrysler entered the intersection, it collided with a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado that was westbound on Highway 55. The Chevrolet, driven by Dennis Ryan Fogarty, 38, of Plymouth, went off the road to the right and struck a pedestrian post at the semaphore.

The airbags of both vehicles were deployed, and both drivers were wearing seatbelts.

Ryks was transported the North Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The report stated that Fogarty also had non-life threatening injuries, but was not taken to a health care facility.

The Wright County Sheriff’s Office, Allina Health, and the Rockford Fire Department assisted at the scene.

HLWW to approve teacher contract and levy Monday

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN – Two items on the agenda for the Monday, Sept. 11 Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board meeting include approval of teacher contracts for 2017-2019 and certification of the property levy payable in 2018.

The meeting will start at 6 p.m. in the high school media center.

Look for coverage in the Friday, Sept. 15 edition of the Herald Journal.

Waverly pedestrians hit while crossing Highway 12

WAVERLY – A crash on Hwy 12 and Elder Ave. SW in Waverly, sent two pedestrians to the hospital Thursday evening, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The Minnesota State Patrol reported a passenger car that was not involved in the crash, was west bound and stopped to allow pedestrians to cross in a marked crosswalk, when a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado, driven by Patricia Kathleen Dahlheimer, 56, of Dassel, passed the passenger car in the right turn lane, striking two pedestrians who were crossing Highway 12.

Jane Christine Krueger, 40, of Waverly, was transported to the Buffalo Hospital with life-threatening injuries.  Roy Michael Krueger, 57, also of Waverly, was transported to the Buffalo Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according the Minnesota State Patrol.

The Wright County Sheriff’s Department assisted on scene.