“I never had a rude word from a soldier in my life. I’ve met rebuffs from steamboat captains and paymasters and that kind of fish, but never from one of the boys!” Aunt Becky Young told a reporter with the Chicago Tribune in 1888.
Like most teams sending representatives to the State Track Meet, the Lake Mills Bulldogs left Wednesday night with high hopes.
Glaydon Iverson will be laid to rest Memorial Day weekend, following his death during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941, and years of uncertainty into the identification of remains from his ship, the USS Oklahoma.
The week started slowly, as boys and girls track at Britt was moved from Monday to Tuesday, due to weather conditions, but ended Thursday night with a solid performance from both teams in the Top of Iowa meet—the last competition before the state
The golf teams traveled to Garner last week, where Alex Martinson picked up a hole-in-one, in an outing in which many players were missing due to other commitments, and the boys were unable to put up a team score.
In the 1850s little boys wanted to be stagecoach drivers when they grew up.
Like most teams sending representatives to the State Track Meet, the Lake Mills Bulldogs left Wednesday night with high hopes. Those hopes came true, as the team put up a number of top finishes over the weekend, as the boys shuttle hurdle team (Alex Albert, Slade Sifuentes, Grant Fjelstad and...
Glaydon Iverson will be laid to rest Memorial Day weekend, following his death during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941, and years of uncertainty into the identification of remains from his ship, the USS Oklahoma. This series will look at the time of the attack, through his final interment...
The Lake Mills Trap Team competed over the weekend at the Northwood-Kensett Invitational, and Michael Wallin, emerged as the top shooter of the event, hitting 49 of 50 targets for the honors.
The week started slowly, as boys and girls track at Britt was moved from Monday to Tuesday, due to weather conditions, but ended Thursday night with a solid performance from both teams in the Top of Iowa meet—the last competition before the state qualifying meet Thursday. The performances of both...
The golf teams traveled to Garner last week, where Alex Martinson picked up a hole-in-one, in an outing in which many players were missing due to other commitments, and the boys were unable to put up a team score. The girls finihed 45 strokes behind the host team, led by Claire Grothe who shot a 52...
The LMHS Marching Band will be presenting their street show of Coldplay’s “Viva La Vida,” on the north side of the school, Monday, May 15, starting at 8 p.m. In the event of rain, the performance will be held in the high school gym. The band will participate in the North Iowa Band Festival,...
LMCS held their fifth grade D.A.R.E. graduation, Thursday afternoon, May 4. LMPD Sgt. Todd Thorson presented the diplomas to 57 students. Essay winners were: Logan Bacon, Maddie Paton and Taylor Vanek.
Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa is pleased to announce OnaLee VanHeiden, Lake Mills, as a recipient of the Volunteer of Excellence Award. VanHeiden, who helps lead 10 different troops and also manages Service Unit 239, was recognized at GSGI’s annual, state-wide Circle of Excellence held recently at...
Larson Contracting receives $20 Million Dollar Builder honor from Butler Manufacturing™ Larson Contracting, a general contractor in Lake Mills, has reached the $20 million dollar sales level with Butler Manufacturing™. Butler provides design-build construction solutions and innovative building...
With a cool and wet spring thus far, farmers took advantage of almost one weeks worth of warmth and sunshine last week, to get in the fields, and play catch up. A report from Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey last week said that statewide 28 percent of corn had been planted, with farmers in the...

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The Lake Mills Trap Team competed over the weekend at the Northwood-Kensett Invitational, and Michael Wallin, emerged as the top shooter of the event, hitting 49 of 50 targets for the honors.

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