LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School District #424 has submitted a Petition for Street and Alley Vacancy to the City of Lester Prairie. The Lester Prairie City Council will hold a public hearing regarding the Petition for Vacancy Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 6:30 p.m. in city hall.
The purpose of said public hearing is to receive public input, orally or in writing,
personally, by agent or attorney, regarding a petition received from School District #424
for the vacating of Second Avenue North between Hickory Street North on the East end
and Fir Street North on the West end, ALSO vacating the North-South Alley between lots
described as AP Sec 2-116-27, 100’ x 125’ on the South end of Lot 5 and AP Sec 2-116-
27 Lester Prairie 115’ x 125’ of Lot 5.
Residents are encouraged to attend this public hearing and provide their input
regarding the vacating of a portion of Second Avenue North and an alley right of way.
KANDIYOHI COUNTY – A Mayer woman received non-life threatening injuries in a head-on collision in Kandiyohi County at 7:25 a.m. today. Julie Vonne Stanley, 19, of Mayer, was driving a 2005 Chevy Trailblazer southbound on Highway 71. A Chevy Trailblazer, driven by Kyle James Dimler, 44, of Willmar, was northbound on Highway 71. The vehicles collided head-on. Both drivers sustained non-life threatening injuries and were transported to Rice Hospital. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.
WINSTED, MN – Winsted City Council will discuss items related to business financing during its Tuesday, Jan. 21 meeting. The council will also present a community service award, and hear an organization report from Holy Trinity School. During a workshop meeting prior to the regular council meeting, the council will hear a presentation regarding the purchase of self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) for the Winsted Volunteer Fire Department. The workshop will begin at 5 p.m., and the regular meeting will begin at 6 p.m.
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
LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity events scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 18, including Future Hoopsters and all boys and girls basketball games have been postponed due to the weather.
LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Board will conduct a special meeting at 7 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24 in the school media center to discuss the facility planning committee’s recommendation to approve the building design. Also on the agenda is consideration of a pay equity compliance report.