Heron Lake News


06/09/2018 10:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
More local townships, cities moving... 

Voting in nearly half of Jackson County's townships and cities will be done exclusively by mail this year. Registered voters in the townships of Alba, Belmont, Enterprise, Ewington, Heron Lake, LaCrosse, Rost, West Heron Lake and Wisconsin - and the cities of Alpha and Okabena - will cast ballots in all federal, state, county and municipal elections exclusively by mail this year.


06/06/2018 10:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
More local townships, cities moving... 

Registered voters in the townships of Alba, Belmont, Enterprise, Ewington, Heron Lake, LaCrosse, Rost, West Heron Lake and Wisconsin - and the cities of Alpha and Okabena - will cast ballots in all federal, state, county and municipal elections exclusively by mail this year. That's a change for residents in all but Heron Lake Township, which transitioned to mail-in balloting several years ago.


05/19/2018 04:22 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Winthrop Reserve unit recalls Vietnam 50 years after callup 

Staff photo by Fritz Busch 452nd General Supply Company members at the 50th Reunion included front row, left, Elroy Schwirtz, Arlington; LeRoy Schweiss, Fairfax; and Sam Schult, Winthrop. Back row, Leon Lang, Winthrop; and Dean Schumacher, Heron Lake.


05/18/2018 06:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Television transition - going pretty... 

Despite a few hiccups, the transition from Southwest Minnesota Broadband Service's current video service to its new Internet-protocol television is going well. That's the word from Jackson City Council member Donnie Schoenrock, president of the board of directors of the multiple-municipality-owned communications utility.