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HLWW Senior Salute – Blake Peterson


Blake Peterson
• Clay Target 5 years, Member of 1A Conference Champions
• Football 3 years, Wresting 3 years
• Trifecta Award
Blake has enlisted in the United States Navy.

HLWW Senior Salute – Joseph Schanus


Joseph Schanus
• Drama 17 performances, Club VP, 2018 Drama Hall of Fame, Acting award 17,18,19
• Wrestling 3X Section Placewinner, 55 career wins
• Band member, Trifecta, Track True Team 2 state team appearances
Joe is planning his fall adventure at this point.

HLWW Senior Salute – Mikayla Scherping


Mikayla Scherping
• Track, 2X All-Conference, 3 State True Team Appearances, HLWW High Jump record
• Drama, 7 Performances, Drama Club Dance Guru
• Trifecta
Mikayla will attend MN State Mankato this fall.

City of Howard Lake to review resignation and release of claims of employee Timothy Kosek tonight

HOWARD LAKE – A continuation meeting of the Howard Lake City Council has been slated for Tuesday, April 28, at 7 p.m.

Following a closed session relating to the performance of city employee Timothy Kosek, the
mayor and council directed staff to draft a resignation and release of claims between the city and the employee.  The document was to provide for the following:
- Effective resignation date of May 2, 2020.
- Releases the City from claims of the resigning party.
- Releases the employee from claims of the employer.
- Permits the payment of accrued paid-time-off.
- Prohibits the employee from seeking unemployment benefits.
- At request of Kosek, includes a letter of recommendation.

The primary agenda items for tonight’s meeting include: “Consider Approval of Resignation & Release of Claims;” and “Consider Personnel Appointments within the Public Works Department.”

Kosek has been employed by the city since approximately 2001.

The meeting will take place via the GoToMeeting video conferencing platform.


HLWW Senior Salute – Bethany Groos


Bethany Groos
• TR All-Conference and Academic, State Ind. Entrant, HLWW Shot Put record
• Drama, 4 performances
• FFA Chapter VP. State Degree, Region IV Star in Prod. Placement
• Band, percussion
• Trifecta
• Honor Roll
Bethany will attend Iowa State for a degree in Biological Systems Engineer this fall.

Final Days of Stay at Home Family Portrait Contest


There are just a few days left in our Stay at Home Family Portrait Contest! There is still time to submit your family photo for a chance to win $100 in local restaurant gift certificates!

Winner will be announced in our paper Friday May 1.

Enter at today! View all entries here!