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Tiny Trojans Preschool now enrolling for fall

SPONSORED POST: Children between the ages of 3 to 5 are welcome to attend Holy Trinity Tiny Trojans Preschool, located in the elementary school building in Winsted. Classes are from 8:15 to 11:15 a.m. Monday through Friday with two programs to choose from based on child’s age prior to Sept. 1.

The Tiny Trojans program provides a happy Christian environment with a meaningful curriculum and professional staff.

For more information visit, call (320) 485-5652 or email

Lemonade stand Thursday, July 17 to benefit food shelf

Students participating in the school-age care program at Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School will sponsor a lemonade stand Thursday, July 17 at the northeast corner of Yager Field, in Howard Lake as a community service project. Monetary donations and non-perishable food donations are welcome and will benefit an area food shelf. Lemonade will be available from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Photo: Holy Trinity alumnus donates $3K

WINSTED, MN – Holy Trinity High School 2003 graduate Brenton Hayden raised $3,365 by selling red solo cup mini shot glass necklaces at Winstock this year. The necklaces sold for $5 to $20 each, and 100 percent of the profits were given to Holy Trinity school. Hayden is the founder of a highly-successful property management company called Renters Warehouse. In 2010, he was named young entrepreneur of the year by the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal.

Fr. Tony Stubeda accepted a $3,365 check from 2003 Holy Trinity High School graduate Brenton Hayden.

Fr. Tony Stubeda accepted a $3,365 check from 2003 Holy Trinity High School graduate Brenton Hayden.

Lester Prairie School Board to approve preliminary budget

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Board will approve its preliminary 2015 budget during its Monday, June 16 meeting.

Other items on the agenda include approval to solicit for bids for commodity items, approval of a teacher resignation, approval of an agreement with the City of Lester Prairie, discussion of the fall homecoming dance, and approval of contracts.

The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the school media center.

Rummage sale at Mayer Lutheran Tues.-Thurs., June 17-19

Mayer Lutheran High School’s annual rummage sale will be Tuesday through Thursday, June 17-19 at the school.
It includes clothing, toys, jewelry, books, outdoor items, flea market, and plants.
Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Thursday is half price from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and donation clearance sale from 4 to 7 p.m.

HLWW Board will discuss school board vacancy

Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School Board will be discussing school board vacancy at its meeting tonight, June 9.
Other items the board will discuss include:
* middle school project updates;
* worker’s compensation renewal;
* a resolution establishing dates for filing affidavits of candidacy;
* requesting estimates for fuel, snow plowing, and commodities;
* first aid/CPR training for coaches;
* school district logo approval;
* transportation contract; and
* district and parent involvement plans.
For an update after the meeting, check back with HJ Blogs.