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 www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy12delano-independence/index.html 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.