Delano Herald Journal

Serving the communities of Delano, Loretto, Montrose, MN, and the surrounding area

Wright Technical Center may close without state help

Wright Technical Center may close without state help

Wright Technical Center needs an infusion of cash or it may be forced to shut its doors, leaving high school juniors and seniors in Delano...

City of Delano seeks input to name new activity park

City of Delano seeks input to name new activity park

The City of Delano is looking for a new name for what up until recently officials have been calling the city’s “ice park.” The proposed...

Nominations open for Wright County Farm Family of the Year

The call has gone out for nominations for the Wright County Farm Family of the Year. Each year, one Wright County family is recognized. The...

Why it’s important to show your kids you love each other

I chose last week to write a column about Toby Keith, which many of you enjoyed. I heard from several people who told me they...

On Welcoming: ‘Our Hidden Conversations’

For years, Michele Norris, an award-winning journalist and author, has been encouraging frank conversations, curious to know what American really think about race and identity....

‘Zero-G and I feel fine’

Project Mercury, launched by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Dec. 17, 1958, aimed to put the first Americans in space. The Soviet Union’s...

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Seniors lead Delano to WCC East title

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Seniors lead Delano to WCC East title

The seniors on the Delano girls basketball team set the tone early in their matchup with Jordan on Senior Night. Just one win away from...

SECTION 5A GYMNASTICS: Hinkle to represent Delano at Class A state meet

SECTION 5A GYMNASTICS: Hinkle to represent Delano at Class A state meet

WATERTOWN – After getting a taste of the state meet last season, Delano freshman Cora Hinkle will get a whole new experience this year. The...

STATE BOUND: Delano qualifies for Class AA state dance meet

STATE BOUND: Delano qualifies for Class AA state dance meet

BLOOMINGTON – There’s no better feeling than hearing your team called. Just ask the Delano dance team. Competing at the Section 3AA meet, Delano secured...

Independence public accuracy test 2/27/24


NOTICE OF PUBLIC ACCURACY TESTCITY OF INDEPENDENCENOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public test of the voting systems used to tabulate ballots in the Presidential...

Franklin Township: annual meeting and election of officers, 3/12/24


Franklin TownshipNOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING AND ELECTION OF OFFICERSNotice is hereby given to the qualified voters of Franklin Township, County of Wright, State of Minnesota,...

Wright County Planning & Zoning variance hearings 3/1/24


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGTHIS IS A NOTICE TO INFORM YOU AS AN ADJACENT PROPERTY OWNER WITHIN 500 FEET, THAT AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS...