Bonnie Jean (Abele) Osnes 94, Lake Mills, passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, at the Lake Mills Care Center. Celebration of Life services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan.
Marjorie J. (Groe) Myhr, 88, Dothan, Ala., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, at her residence. A memorial service and burial will be held at a later date in Iowa.
Verna M. (Jaspersen) Smeby, 86, Northwood, formerly of rural Joice, passed away Thursday, Jan. 16, at MercyOne North Iowa Hospice, Mason City. A memorial service for Verna will be held 11 a.m., Friday, Jan.
Before the blizzard struck for the weekend, the Lake Mills wrestling team made the trek to Eagle Grove to wrestle three conference duals.
The Iowa caucuses begin in less than two weeks—the first in the nation, as we are often reminded. A position that is treated as prestigious, without any real rationale as to where the prestige comes from.
by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic
Due to the storm last weekend, the Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship has been rescheduled for 1 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 26, at the Civic Auditorium in Forest City. This event is free and entry forms are available at the Forest City Parks and Recreation office or at the event. All boys and...
Calling all student artists in kindergarten through 12 grade. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is now accepting entries for the 2020 Iowa Federal Junior Duck Stamp (JDS) art contest. While entering the JDS contest, students have the opportunity to learn about waterfowl and their habitat, and then...
Before the blizzard struck for the weekend, the Lake Mills wrestling team made the trek to Eagle Grove to wrestle three conference duals. The Bulldogs matched up with host Eagle Grove first and came away with a 49-27 victory. The team was powered by six pins and won nine of 14 bouts. The middle...
by Tyler Gasper Lake Mills Graphic It was a rough night for the LMHS girls’ basketball team last Tuesday, Jan. 14, as they took on the West Hancock Eagles at home. The Bulldogs struggled throughout all four quarters with turnovers, which often led to easy points for their opponents. Lake Mills...
by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic Kali Wilkinson, Lake Mills, has opened a business on N. Mill St. called K&P esthetics—K stands for Kali, and P stands for her daughter, Paisley. The grand opening took place, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. After graduating from high school in 2008, Wilkinson...
Winter just got a little brighter for Singelstad Hardware customers, Doug Potter (left), Joice, and Bonnie Rodberg, (right), Lake Mills. Their names were recently chosen as the winners in the DoItBest $500 Shopping Giveaway. Their names were selected at random from over 1000 entries submitted....
Stanley Rusley is the veteran of the month. Top of Iowa Quilt Club gave him a quilt as a thank you for his service to our country. Stanley served in the Korean War. He left in November of 1951 for basic training at Fort Chaffee, Ark. In April of 1952, Stanley went to Korea. While there, his job...
by Tyler Gasper Lake Mills Graphic In a closely contested conference match-up last Monday, Jan. 6, the LMHS girls’ basketball team was narrowly defeated by North Union. The Bulldogs were down by nine points at one point during the first half of play, but they were briefly able to take a lead over...
Iowa  saw  a  historically  wet  spring  with  rain  and  snow through  the  first  half  of  April  delaying  fieldwork  and planting activities. Precipitation throughout May and into June kept field conditions wet making it a difficult start to the  2019  growing  season  for  farmers  throughout...
A new online research tool, known as AEA Scout, has been launched by Iowa’s Area Education Agencies (AEAs) and ensures that students and families have access to trusted online resources in one location. AEA Scout is an online portal that provides access to many of the digital resources provided by...

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Before the blizzard struck for the weekend, the Lake Mills wrestling team made the trek to Eagle Grove to wrestle three conference duals. The Bulldogs matched up with host Eagle Grove first and...

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