Archive for Happenings

Hollywood Twp. Board vacancy

Due to the resignation of Hollywood Township Supervisor Mike Lynch, the Supervisor Seat A position is open for appointment by the township board. Interested parties can contact township clerk Pam Henry-Neaton by email at, or by calling the township at 952-353-1515. Interested parties must submit a letter of interest by Wednesday, Feb. 5, to be considered for the position. The person appointed will hold the position through the end of 2020. Election for this seat will be at the general election in November.

Herald Journal Offices Closing Early Friday, January 17

We will be closing our offices at 3 p.m. in Winsted, Delano, and Cokato today, January 17 due to weather conditions. Our offices will be open again on Monday, January 20 during normal business hours, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If you need to reach any of our offices, you may call the appropriate number listed below and leave a voicemail and we will get back to you as soon as we can on Monday morning.

Winsted Herald Journal office: 320-485-2535

Cokato Enterprise Dispatch office: 320-286-2118

Delano Herald Journal office: 763-972-1028

Thank you and have a great weekend and safe travels!

- Herald Journal Publishing Management

Bingo in Waverly Saturday

WAVERLY, MN – The Waverly Knights of Columbus will host 12 games of bingo at Waverly KC Hall Saturday, Jan. 11 at 6:30 p.m. There will be free coffee and popcorn, and a light lunch available for purchase.

Zumba class in HL

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Zumba classes will take place Thursdays from Jan. 16 to March 16 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Howard Lake. Walk-in fee is $6. Punch cards are available. No experience is necessary.

Pancake breakfast in Waverly

WAVERLY, MN – Waverly Knights of Columbus will host a pancake breakfast Sunday, Jan. 19 from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Waverly KC Hall, 301 5th St. N. They will be serving pancakes (regular and blueberry) French toast, sausage, eggs, coffee, milk, and juice. Takeout available. Proceeds will be donated to KC Hall maintenance.

Lester Prairie Sandwich Making Ministry Jan. 16

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – A community sandwich-making project will take place Thursday, Jan. 16 at 8:30 a.m. at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie. This is an outreach to inner-city homeless. Volunteers and donations are needed. For more information, call Jane Holasek at 320-395-2780. Donations may be dropped off at First Community Bank in Lester Prairie, or at the church.