Tag: Halstad

Halstad City Council Exploring Sales Tax Option

Halstad, MN — The Halstad City Council discussed updates with the former school building, explored a city sales tax option, and approved a mail-in election for next fall at their regular meeting earlier this month. The city continues to find more uses for the former High School building. Halstad Mayor Darin Johnson says they have…
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September 27, 2021 0

Community Meal in Halstad

There will be a Community Meal on Wednesday, September 15th from 5-7pm at Halstad Lutheran Church. A free will offering will be accepted for the meal, which includes Pork chops, baked potatoes, and baked beans


August 27, 2021 0

Make Halstad Home Plate is Thursday

Halstad, MN — The Halstad Business League is inviting Halstad community members to attend their annual Make Halstad Home Plate event this Thursday, August 12th at 5:30pm. The event will take place this year at the Catholic Church parking lot and East Side Park, or Blue Park as its otherwise known. Halstad Business League President…
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August 10, 2021 0

City of Halstad Holds Public Forum to Discuss Future Options for Recently Acquired School

Halstad, MN — The Halstad City Council held a community forum on Wednesday night this week to discuss potential futures for the now city-owned school building. A couple of interested community organizations who may have a vested interest in the building, such as the Halstad Business League and Halstad EDA, took part in the town…
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August 6, 2021 0

Pirate-Panther Alumni Returning to Halstad this Weekend for All-School Reunion

Halstad, MN — Halstad Pirates and Norman County West Panther Alumni will be rolling into Halstad today for the kickoff to this weekend’s Pirate-Panther All School Reunion. Many of the events will take place at either the Halstad Legion Recreation Center, Halstad Lutheran Church or at the former Norman County West School. The former school…
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July 23, 2021 0

Pirate-Panther All School Reunion Set for this Weekend

Halstad, MN — Pirates and Panthers will finally get the chance to get together this weekend, July 23rd through the 25th,  for their All-School Reunion in Halstad. Many fun events are planned for the reunion, including dances, scavenger hunts, car show, parade, banquet, and much, much more. The reunion is being held a year later…
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July 21, 2021 0

City of Halstad to Take Ownership of School

Halstad, MN — The City of Halstad is now the proud owner of the former Norman County West High School. The city council last week worked out a deal with the school district that included the entire facility, grounds, bus garage, and $60,000 to cover asbestos removal and utilities. While the cash and bus garage…
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June 17, 2021 0

Norman County West Holds Final School Board Meeting on Tuesday Night

Hendum, MN — The Norman County West School Board held their final regular board meeting of all time on Tuesday night in Hendrum. The board took care of the final consolidation items and approved the sale of both school buildings, just in time before the district consolidates with Ada-Borup and becomes Ada-Borup West. Norman County…
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June 16, 2021 0

Celebrate the World’s Largest Sugar Beet in Halstad this Friday

Halstad, MN –The Halstad Business League welcomes community members to join them in celebrating the World’s Largest Sugar Beet and Sugar Beet Park this Friday, June 11th. The World’s Largest Sugar Beet was completed last year, but they were unable to celebrate due to pandemic safety concerns. However now that it is safe to do…
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June 9, 2021 0

Halstad City Council News & Notes

Halstad, MN — The City of Halstad is continuing to explore the possibility of utilizing a rural water carrier instead of owning and maintain their own water system. Rural Water is a system that pipes water into communities, instead of pumping, storing, and maintaining their own water system. Halstad Mayor Darin Johnson says the cost…
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May 21, 2021 0