2024-02-09

Lakers and Royals meet up with Apple Valley at W-M Tri

The Watertown-Mayer and Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted wrestling teams squared off with each other and Apple Valley at the Watertown-Mayer Tri Feb. 1. HLWW dropped both of their matchups while W-M finished with a 1-1 record. W-M 39, HLWW 27WATERTOWN – The first match of the night put two Wright County Conference teams against each other. In the end, it was the […]

DC falls to Watertown-Mayer


WATERTOWN – The DC gymnastics team lost a dual meet on the road to Watertown-Mayer Thursday, Feb. 1.The Royals, one of the top teams in the state in Class A, defeated the Chargers by a score of 140.7-127.45.The Chargers also hosted Annandale Thursday. Look for those results in next week’s Enterprise Dispatch.This week, DC will travel back to Watertown-Mayer Thursday […]

DCL comes up short in a pair of meets against Melrose, Buffalo

The Dassel-Cokato/Litchfield boys swimming & diving team had two meets in recent action. The Charging Dragons traveled to Melrose/Sauk Centre Thursday, Feb. 1, and fell by a score of 106-74 to one of the top-10 teams in Class A. The team then hosted Class AA Buffalo Tuesday, with the Bison winning by a score of 108-59. DCL also traveled to […]

DC drops WCC West games to Annandale, HLWW


The DC boys basketball team dropped two conference games in recent action, falling at home to Annandale Friday, before losing on the road to Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Tuesday.The Chargers are now 11-9 overall on the season, 6-3 in Wright County Conference West play.This week, the team will travel to Rockford tonight (Friday), and to Watertown-Mayer Tuesday. Annandale 69, DC 63COKATO – […]

Mayer Lutheran crowns its Snofest king and queen


Lester Prairie crowns its ‘24 Snofest royalty


Corynn Flood earns a spot in the Minnesota FFA Hall of Fame


     In October of 2021, Corynn Flood thought she had reached the pinnacle of honor when she earned the National FFA Organization’s Honorary American FFA degree. “That is the highest honor that an adult can get on the national level. It meant that the FFA recognizes your contributions towards FFA. I was honored at the Dassel Cokato chapter, then […]

HOPE Homeschool – a journey to educate


     Abby Barberg and her husband realized early in their relationship that they would homeschool their children.      Abby was educated in a public school in Hutchinson, and her husband, Tim, was also partially educated in the Dassel Cokato school district. During his school years, though, his dad traveled for work and would take the family so that […]

Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra brings music to Dassel Public Library


     Karissa Poe of the Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra is excited to talk about these events. When asked about how this came about, she said that the orchestra has a trumpet player who also plays string bass and was talking with the librarian in Litchfield. “She was talking about our fall concert and that we did a little petting […]

Dairy and beef education and trade show offered at 32nd Carver County Dairy and Beef Expo


Come hear the latest information at the 32nd Carver County Dairy and Beef Expo Monday, Feb. 19, from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at Central Elementary School, 655 SW 7th Street, in Norwood Young America.Farmers, professionals, and friends of agriculture are invited to attend this trade show and educational event covering key topics pertinent to today’s agricultural community. Note the […]