“Father was a gold seeker, and when he determined to adopt the roving miner’s life he put me in training for rough experiences, for I had no mother and he would not leave me behind,” Cynthia Westover described her early childhood as the daughter
The staff at the Lake Mills Care Center celebrated Christmas and Ugly Sweater Day, Friday, Dec. 21. Pictured above, front row (L-R): Stephanie Gilbertson, Tracy Bolinger, Deb Christianson, Kersten Fisher, and Heather Van Ryswyk.
By Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake  Mills Graphic May 11, 2017 was the beginning of a long journey for a rural Lake Mills man.
​When the Iowa Press Association met in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, June 18, 1879, several editors presented talks to the membership. J.G.
Lake Mills residents woke to a winter wonderland Monday, as the area trees were covered in the foggy morning’s frost.
Lake Mills residents woke to a winter wonderland Monday, as the area trees were covered in the foggy morning’s frost.

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“I have not given up hope but what my husband was saved in some way,” Carrie Toogood Chaffee told a Minneapolis newspaper reporter in April 1912. Carrie had grown up in Manchester, Iowa, but moved to North Dakota when she married a well-to-do businessman named Herbert Chaffee. She remained close...
The 2018 Spring Spotlight was presented Friday, March 9, to a packed auditorium. Pictured in the top photos: Students perform a lively dance to the tune “I Lived.” Bottom photos (L-R): Madison Kopp plays the piano and sings “I Won’t Let Go.” Blue Brothers, Riley Henderson and Jareth Cross, wowed...
Joseph Riley from Erie County, N.Y., was in a train station in New Jersey in 1873 when he overheard a conversation between two men sitting on a bench across from him. They were reminiscing about their experiences in the Civil War. One of the men had fought with the Union and said he had been...

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