Archive for Happenings

Virtual Highway 12 open house Tuesday, Oct. 19

The public is invited to a virtual open house from 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, to review possible design options for Highway 12 from Hennepin County Road 90 to County Line Road.  Visit for more information. The website will be live through Monday, Nov. 1, with virtual office hourse from 3-3:30 and 6-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27.

Highway 12 maintenance planned for overnight Tuesday, Oct. 12

ORONO, MN – Highway 12 between Baker Park Road in Maple Plain and Shoreline Drive in Wayzata will experience lane closures between 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12, and about 4 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, due to maintenance operations. The westbound lane will close first, followed by the eastbound lane.

Wild West Bingo Saturday, Oct. 9

DELANO, MN – The Delano Lions will present Wild West Bingo beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at Riverside Commons (10 W. Bridge Ave.) Tickets are $50 and will include a beef and turkey buffet dinner, a bingo board game with nine $500 winners and one $1,000 winner, and a concert by West Highway. There will also be raffle tickets for cowboy hats and guns, and beverages for purchase.

Art show open house Saturday, Oct. 9

DELANO, MN – Delano Public Library, 160 Railroad Ave. E., will host an open house for its art show from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9. It will include “A Splintered History of Wood” by Spike Carlson at 10:30 a.m. See the article in the Oct. 8 edition of the Delano Herald Journal for more information.

Emmer town hall Tuesday, Oct. 5

MONTROSE, MN – Rep. Tom Emmer will host a town hall meeting from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5,  at the Montrose Community Center, 200 Center Ave. S.

Hillary Lewandoski benefit Saturday, Oct. 2

DELANO, MN – The Hillary’s Fight Against Metastatic Breast Cancer benefit will be from 3 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Delano American Legion. See the ad in the Going Out section in the Oct. 1 edition of the Delano Herald Journal for more information. The online edition may be viewed here.