Archive for Cokato

Pedestrian hit by car in Cokato

COKATO, MN – A woman from Cokato sustained life-threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle on Highway 12 in Cokato Thursday, the Minnesota State Patrol reported.

Authorities responded to the accident at 12:12 p.m. at mile post 117, just east of Sunset Avenue. Road conditions were wet at the time.

The pedestrian, identified as Rebecca Marie Kersey, 59, of Cokato, was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment of life-threatening injuries. The state patrol reported that she had been hit by a 2006 Mercury Milan that had been traveling east on Highway 12.

The driver, Rebecca Ann Hendrickson, 21, of Dassel, was not injured. Hendrickson was wearing her seat belt, and the air bag was not deployed.

Local improv group to perform ‘3rd Time’s a Charm’ Sept. 28

McLEOD COUNTY, MN – Inspired by the show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?,” the local comedy group No Lines Improv is kicking off its third season with its premiere, “3rd Time’s A Charm” at the Center for the Arts in Hutchinson Friday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m.

The show is rated PG-13, and is expected to last an hour. Each show is comprised of a series of games that are heavily driven by suggestions from the audience.

A free-will donation will be collected at the door.

Look for the full story in the Friday, Sept. 21 edition of the Herald Journal.

 

Shredding event in Cokato Saturday

COKATO, MN – The Cokato Chamber of Commerce will host a free document shredding event Saturday, Sept. 22 from 9 to 11 a.m. at 175 4th St. SW in Cokato. Shred Right will be onsite to shred confidential and sensitive items. Limit: two grocery bags or banker’s file boxes per person. For more information call 651-227-7071 or email info@bankcherokee.com.

Cokato council sets special meeting

COKATO, MN – The Cokato City Council will conduct a special meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25 to discuss the old fire hall building on Jenks Ave. SW. This is the only item on the agenda.

Cokato City Council schedules special meeting to discuss fire hall

COKATO, MN – The Cokato City Council will conduct a special meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25 to discuss the old fire hall building on Jenks Ave. SW. This is the only item on the agenda.

Note on ED office hours

Due to staff absences, the Enterprise Dispatch office will be open only irregular hours Wed., Sept 19 through Mon., Sept. 24.

A dropbox is available outside the office to submit items or payments. For immediate assistance, please call  320-485-2535.