WINSTED, MN – Look for coverage of the 25th annual Winsted Winter Festival in the Monday, Dec. 9 edition of the Herald Journal.
The festival takes place Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7.
This year’s lighting contest winners include:
First Place: $100
Gary & Linda Deitrich
221 Arthur Ave
Second Place: $75
Brad & Leah Mallak
616 Hunter Circle
Third Place: $50
116 Fairlawn Ave E
Honorable mention has been awarded to Todd Kieser at 311 Andy Ave W by St. Mary’s Care Center resident Harley Kieser.
Photo courtesy of Laxen Photography
St. John’s Lutheran Church in Winsted will host the Winsted Area Community Choir for a Christmas concert at 7:15 p.m. Beverages and hors d’oeuvres will be served prior to the concert, starting at 6 p.m.
WINSTED, MN – The Thursday, Dec. 5 announcements for Holy Trinity High School are as follows:
The Minnesota Vikings recently announced its 12th annual All-State high school football team, and Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity senior Alex Heigl was named to the team.
Heigl, the Bulldogs quarterback in 2013, rushed for over 1,200 yards and passed for over 1,000 yards in leading LP/HT to the Class 1A state tournament this season.
The team is presented by the Minnesota Army National Guard, and consists of 30 of the best prep players throughout the state as selected by a committee of sportswriters, broadcasters, Vikings staff, and Minnesota high school football coaches.
Also making the team is Hutchinson senior running back Tory Adams.
The all-state team was recognized during halftime of Vikings game against the Chicago Bears this past Sunday.
WINSTED, MN – How to maintain fairness for use of the Vollmer Room in the lower level of Winsted City Hall is an issue the Winsted City Council deliberated at its work session Tuesday, Dec. 3.
Currently, several organizations use the room at no cost. In the past five years, there have also been 29 paid rentals.
Look for the story in the Monday, Dec. 9 edition of the Herald Journal.
WINSTED, MN – The Tuesday, Dec. 3 announcements for Holy Trinity High School are as follows: