Enterprise Dispatch

Serving the communities of Dassel, Cokato, Darwin, MN, and the surrounding area

Fresh produce awaits: Litchfield and Dassel Farmers Markets open this season

Fresh produce awaits: Litchfield and Dassel Farmers Markets open this season

Farmers markets will take place in both Dassel and Litchfield this season.Litchfield’s is on the north side street of Central Park every Thursday afternoon from...

Highway 12 Litchfield to Cokato improvement project scheduled for 2024-2025

Highway 12 Litchfield to Cokato improvement project scheduled for 2024-2025

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is making improvements along Highway 12 from Litchfield to Cokato during 2024 and 2025.At a recent meeting that took place...

Dassel Clerk/Treasurer Terri Boese retires after 31 years, celebrated at last council meeting

Dassel Clerk/Treasurer Terri Boese retires after 31 years, celebrated at last council meeting

City Clerk/Treasurer Terri Boese attended her last city council meeting on Monday before her retirement on Friday, July 5.She addressed the city council and attendees...

The First Amendment: freedom with responsibility

As a history buff, I've always been fascinated by the Constitution.But after joining this newspaper, my interest skyrocketed. I reread the document, determined to truly...

Will the US electric grid handle AI’s growth?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming industries, yet the energy required to fuel it is often overlooked.The electrical energy consumed in data centers powering AI platforms...

Mike Kaczmarek: Recognizing the efforts of the highway department

Hello constituents. On June 17, the board of equalization met to hear any property owners' issues with their assessed property values. There are about 70,000...

  • CANOE

    – 1980 Grumman 17 ft. In good shape, paddles included. $700. Delano. Call 952-457-0210. 2-6s

  • MOTORHOME

    – Coachmen Santara, 61,000 miles, Loretto area, 661-877-8795 2-6s

  • FREE KITTENS

    – Orange tabby, males. Tortoise-shell, females. 10 weeks old. Cokato. Call 612-978-8275. 2-6s

  • BUNNIES

    – 7 weeks old, all different colors. $10. Call 763-238-2702. 2-6s

  • FOUND

    – Fish finder/locator, found on CSHA 15. Owner can claim by identifying. Call 612-201-7751. 2-3s

Aubrey Quern named First Team All-State

Aubrey Quern named First Team All-State

DC junior ace pitcher Aubrey Quern picked up two big awards following the Class AA state tournament.After her performance at the state tourney, Quern was...

Kernels fall to Blues, Larks and Stingers

Kernels fall to Blues, Larks and Stingers

The Cokato Kernels dropped three games in recent action, losing to Litchfield 2-1 Wednesday, June 5, falling to Loretto Friday by a 10-0 score, and...

Saints fall to Bulldogs, down Lakers in extras

Saints fall to Bulldogs, down Lakers in extras

The DC Saints split two games in recent action, falling to Buffalo 10-2 before defeating Maple Lake 8-1 in 11 innings.The team also hosted Montrose-Waverly...

Wright County Sheriff abandoned property notice


WRIGHT COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICEABANDONED PROPERTY NOTICEThe Wright County Sheriff’s Office has the following unclaimed items in their possession: bike, key, currency, cell phone, backpack, handgun,...

Meeker County public hearing 6/21/24: variance hearings


LEGAL NOTICEFOR PUBLICATION: June 21, 2024The Meeker County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at the Courthouse in Litchfield, MN on July 9, 2024...

Probate notice for Amy Paulson estate


PROBATEState of MinnesotaCounty of: MeekerJudicial District: EighthDistrict CourtCourt File Number: 47-PR-24-449Case Type: ProbateIn Re the Estate ofAMY PAULSONDecedent (Deceased Person)Notice and Order for Hearing on...