Archive for Winsted

Photo Gallery: Holy Trinity 2015 graduation

WINSTED, MN – Click here for photos of Holy Trinity’s 2015 graduation ceremony. Select photos will be in the June 1 edition of the Herald Journal.

Photos and Video: Paragliding in McLeod County

McLEOD COUNTY, MN — Brad Hoese of Winsted was part of a group of paragliders near Glencoe May 22. Check out our videos and photos here:

A story about Hoese’s paragliding experiences will be in a future edition of the Herald Journal. Click here to subscribe online or in print.

Ready for lift-off!

Ready for lift-off!

Open house at old HLWW Middle School May 26

HOWARD LAKE, WAVERLY, WINSTED, MN — An open house for the old Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Middle School building will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 26. The school board work session will take place beforehand, starting at 6 p.m. in the middle school.

Look for coverage in the Monday, June 1 edition of the Herald Journal. Click here to subscribe online or in print.

Special meeting in Winsted May 28

WINSTED, MN — A special WInsted City Council meeting will take place Thursday, May 28 to discuss financing for the wastewater treatment facility project.

The meeting will start at noon in the Lewis Room of Winsted City Hall.

WInsted bike rodeo winners announced

WINSTED, MN — Courtney Moffat, 8, and Porter Matheson, 9, were the two Winsted Elementary students who won bicycles at the May 21 Winsted Police Department bike rodeo.

The rodeo was made possible by TDS Telecom, Xcel Energy, and the Winsted Area Chamber of Commerce.

Winsted Elementary bike rodeo winners

Winsted Elementary bike rodeo winners

Funeral notice: Elmerine I. Laxen, 86, of Winsted

WINSTED, MN – Elmerine I. Laxen, 86, of Winsted, passed away Monday, May 18, 2015, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place Wednesday, May 27 at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted with Father Paul Schumacher as the Celebrant. Interment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery. There will be visitation Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass at the church. The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is serving the family. Online condolences may be made to