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Open house events at HT for Aug. 28 moved inside

Due to weather concerns all open house events will be at Holy Trinity School this evening. Dinner will be served in cafeteria. Parent meeting will be held in gymnasium.

HLWW FFA alumni auction Thursday, Aug. 21

The 32nd annual Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted FFA Alumni will host a consignment auction Thursday, Aug. 21 at the Wright County Fairgrounds beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Consignments will be accepted beginning at 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21.

Nominations sought for Holy Trinity leadership awards

WINSTED, MN – Nominations for the following Holy Trinity Parish and School awards are due Friday, Sept. 12. Award winners will be announced at the homecoming coronation Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Holy Trinity School gymnasium.

Leadership Award
This award will be presented to a member of the Holy Trinity community who has demonstrated a commitment to leadership and service to the community whether it be church, school, our neighborhood or all of the above. The award will recognize the impact the recipient has made on the lives of those they serve. Recipients may be parents of alumni, parents of current students, alumni or friends of the Holy Trinity community. The recipient does not need to be an alumnus to receive this award.

Distinguished Alumni Award
This award will be presented to honor an alumnus of Holy Trinity School. The award will be given in recognition of that individual’s commitment to the core values exemplified by Holy Trinity’s mission and philosophy: Christian values, life-long learning, academic excellence, spiritual growth, and social development. The recipient will also demonstrate these values in their life’s work, whether through family, church, career, or other avenues.

How to nominate a candidate for one of these awards:

By Friday, Sept. 12 at 4 p.m. submit your nomination indicating why you think a candidate meets the criteria for one of the awards. Please limit your description to approximately 250 words.

Also indicate the following (not a part of the 250 word description):

a. Name of the candidate and the award for which you are nominating him/her.

b. Your name, telephone number, address and email address.

3. You may submit your nomination by email to, or by mail to PO Box 38, Winsted, MN 55395.

For more information, contact Andrew Meuleners at (320) 485-5652.

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.