DELANO, MN – St. Peter Catholic Church, 204 River St. S., will host a lenten seafood dinner from 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, March 22. It will feature baked and fried cod, deep-fried shrimp, mac and cheese, shrimp scampi, and more. A free-will offering will be collected.
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DELANO, MN – Are you interested in native plants? If so, you are welcome to join the Big Woods Garden Club at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 201 Buffalo St., Delano. Tracy, with Natural Shore Technologies, will be talking about different types of native species and why they are beneficial to the environment.
DELANO, MN – Delano City Hall, 234 Second St. N., will host the Delano Area Chamber of Commerce regular meeting from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, March 21. This will be a joint meeting with the Wright County Economic Development Partnership and will address workforce needs. RSVP to email@example.com by Tuesday.
DELANO, MN – Light of Christ Lutheran Church, 3976 County Line Rd. SE, Delano, will host the rescheduled Love INC-Heartland annual meeting celebration at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19. For more information, contact Lori Bergh at firstname.lastname@example.org or 763-972-6547 ext. 1 or Julie Maas-Kusske at email@example.com.
DELANO, MN – Lyndon Johnson, a Minnesota rock hound, will share his knowledge of Lake Superior agates and other Minnesota gems and minerals from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at the Delano Public Library, 160 Railroad Ave. There will be many rocks on display from his collection and you can bring your finds to share. For all ages. This is a Legacy event.
ST. MICHAEL — The winter storm that is expected to wreak havoc on the area forced officials to move the Section 5-3A semifinal games up a day, to Friday, and to relocate them from Halenbeck Hall at St. Cloud State to St. Michael-Albertville High School.
After a 73-26 win over Dassel-Cokato in the quarterfinals, No. 1 seed Delano will play No. 4 Big Lake in the second semifinal game. The opening tap is schedule for 7:45 p.m.
The early game has No. 2 Willmar against No. 3 Monticello at 6 p.m.
Including the playoff win over Dassel-Cokato, Delano is 6-0 against section opponents this season.
The game for Delano and Big Lake is a rematch from Dec. 20 in Delano. The host Tigers won the early-season affair 57-44 behind 21 points from senior point guard Derek Techam.
Logan Nagorski scored 20 points for the Hornets in the loss.
Techam averages 24.5 points per game this season.
As for the other teams still alive in the playoffs, Delano defeated Willmar 62-58 Feb. 9.
The Tigers did not play Monticello during the regular season.
Delano and Willmar met in the section title game a season ago. The Tigers topped the Cardinals 75-54, and, of course, went on to win the Class 3A state title.