Archive for Lynda Jensen, Editor

Mystery Photo for Week of June 14

ed-myst-0614MYSTERY, MN – The Enterprise Dispatch web site is hosting a weekly Internet mystery photo contest in which a photo is taken of something in the area.
Anyone who correctly guesses the identity of the photo is added to a monthly drawing for a free subscription to the newspaper.

Go ahead and guess! Those who guess correctly first receive bragging rights.
Answers may be e-mailed to Lynda Jensen at news@heraldjournal.com or sent by mail. No phone calls, please. Read more

Dassel Fire Dept. receives $2,500

checkDASSEL, MN – A check for $2,500 was passed from Jim Zilka of CenterPoint Energy (on right) to fire department members Keith Day and Pat Lorentz during last Monday’s city council meeting.  The money will be used for a portable water monitoring system for the Dassel Fire Department.

Five Buffalo seniors can’t take part in graduation

BUFFALO, MN — Five Buffalo High School seniors have been told they won’t be allowed to walk during commencement exercises today (Friday), according to WCCO.

The young men climbed on the school roof Monday night and hung a sign, some orange mesh fencing and a few pink flamingos. The sign read, “Seniors 2010.”

The students were suspended Tuesday. One of the students was supposed to compete in the state track meet Friday. He won’t be allowed to take part.

Applications accepted through July 9

HUTCHINSON, MN – Crow River Arts, Inc. (CRA) is hosting a music contest, The Big Coffee House, as part of the RiverSong Music Festival activities in Hutchinson. The music contest will take place on July 22, 2010 at 7 pm. The contest winner will have the opportunity to perform at the RiverSong Music Festival July 31.

Minnesota bands are encouraged to apply! The music performed at the contest should fit within the genres of “Folk”, “Bluegrass”, “Blues”, or “Americana.”

Applications for the contest can be obtained from the CRA website www.crowriverarts.org, or from the RiverSong website www.riversongfestival.org or by calling CRA at 320-587-0899. Applications must be received by July 9, 2010.

About Crow River Arts

Crow River Arts (CRA) is a non-profit, volunteer driven, member supported organization. Our vision is to provide education, entertainment and opportunities for community participation across a vast canvas of art related events.

Looking for addresses

DASSEL-COKATO, MN – The Class of 1990 will be having its 20th Class Reunion on Sat  Aug 14th at Reichel’s in Annandale

We are looking for classmates’ addresses.  Please forward to nicole.carlen@dc.k12.mn.us, skeskey@hotmail.com or facebook the Reunion page.  Any questions call Sara at (320) 286-5001.  We look forward to seeing everyone.

Fire department street dance to take place Sat., June 19

DASSEL, MN — The Dassel City Council approved advertising dollars for the fire department street dance, set for Sat., June 19.

The dance is a successful fundraiser for the Dassel Fire Department.  Several bands are booked for the night.  The council approved up to $500 or 50% of the expense of advertising.