Ronald Charlson, 83, Clear Lake passed away Monday, February 17, 2020 in Eureka, Mo. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m., Friday, June 19, at Salem Lutheran Cemetery, Lake Mills.
In a week that has encapsulated a lifetime of oppression, violence, intolerance, and systemic racism, our nation is now being forced to come to terms with even more of its inherent failures.
Due to COVID-19 and Gov. Reynolds orders, swimming pools currently can only be open for lap swimming and lessons.
The Lake Mills High School Band students voted electronically, and the 2020 Band King and Queen are Carson Rygh and Emma Martinson.
by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic
 If you have a college-bound teen or current college student, you probably already know filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is one of the best ways to apply for scholarships and grants to help cash flow that degree. And let’s be real, the FAFSA is already confusing...
Baseball and softball programs were allowed to begin practice June 1 and LMHS will play their first home game, Monday, June 15, against West Hancock. Please note the adjusted dates from IGHSAU for postseason play. The schedule is updated on the website, https://www.lake-mills.k12.ia.us/ or https...
Don’t let the buzz of mosquitoes keep you indoors. Most mosquitoes are a nuisance, causing rashes and itching but some species can transmit diseases that can make you sick.  Understanding how they breed and spread disease can help you gain the upper hand in the battle against these pesky insects....
 Summer is on its way, which means so are mosquitoes. The flying pests invade neighborhoods like an army, but they aren’t just a backyard nuisance with bites that itch. They also can carry dangerous diseases, including West Nile virus and Zika. Most regions of the U.S. have issues with mosquitoes...
Lake Mills Area Ministerial Association (LMAMA) is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the...
Lake Mills July Jubilee festivities scheduled for July 10-12, 2020, will look different this summer due to mass gathering restrictions put in place by Iowa Governor, Kim Reynolds. Mass gathering events, including parades, festivals, conventions and fundraisers, were allowed effective June 1 under...
by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic Justin Byars, who works for the City of Lake Mills, and Amy Vrieze, LM Recreation Director, have been brainstorming and working with other volunteers on a special project for area kids that will also benefit parents and caretakers of kids who like to get...
Due to COVID-19 and Gov. Reynolds orders, swimming pools currently can only be open for lap swimming and lessons. An opening date for the Lake Mills Aquatic Center has not yet been set, however, the pool has been filled and the staff has been busy getting ready for when the aquatic center can...
The Lake Mills High School Band students voted electronically, and the 2020 Band King and Queen are Carson Rygh and Emma Martinson. Carson Rygh, son of Bill and Laurie Rygh, is a senior trumpet player and high brass section leader in the Lake Mills High School Marching Band. Carson plans to attend...
by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic After a couple years of discussing putting in a new playground at LMCS, the school board and staff, made the decision to contract with Cunningham Sports, Inver Grove Heights, Minn., to put in a new one. The old set was breaking down and safety was becoming...

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by Tyler Gasper Lake Mills Graphic –Newman– The Bulldogs were able to extend their post-season run, as the boys’ basketball team triumphed over the Newman Knights in the Class...

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