Local author, Sherrie Hansen, will be at the Kiester Library, Thursday, July 18, at 6 p.m. Snacks, coffee and water will be available. If you plan on attending, please call the library at 507-600-9337 or message them on Facebook.
Bob McLaughlin, Lake Mills, and his grandson, Owen, celebrated St. Patrick’s Day in style, putting on their kilts  and tam-o-shanters for the occasion. Owen is the three-month-old son of Curran and Skye McLaughlin, Garner.
When Loretta Reimers first took Annie’s Project in 2013, it was one of many women in ag programs she would go on to complete.
When Loretta Reimers first took Annie’s Project in 2013, it was one of many women in ag programs she would go on to complete.
As long as I can remember, books have been my escape and the library my place of comfort.
We are over half-way through the school year and I have many good things going at LMCS.


Lake Mills High School Chorus and Band students participated in the Iowa High School Music Association’s Solo/Ensemble Festival in Garner, Saturday, April 7. The following students earned a Division 1 (Superior) Rating for their performance: Libby Heagel—Baritone Saxophone; Rebecca Evans—Trombone...
This year’s LMHS prom theme is, “Red Carpet Gala.” Prom royalty candidates are pictured above (L-R): Brady Heagel, Dana Baumann, Cole Bergo, Morgan Fritz, Trevor Hanna, Mallory Wilhelm and Alex Martinson. Kylee McGurk was unable to be present for the photo. Prom will be held Saturday, April 21....
April 2018 has gotten off to a rough start, as colder than normal temperatures have people seeing white, rather than green, yellow, or pink. After getting blasted by a parting shot from winter last weekend, when 10 inches of snow and blustery winds made for a treacherous weekend, the area is under...
The five Pederson brothers recently gathered with their little sister for a “Good Friday” fish fry at the Pederson home. Other guests  were Ray Harang, Bert Pederson, Dave and Mary Hopper and son, Holtan, and spouses, Carol, Yvette, Jean, Carolyn, Cyndi, and Brett. Fishing was good in Minnesota....
• The oldest blacksmith shop in Nashua • The largest private collection of geological specimens in America • An Iowa native who photographed glamorous stars • A Memorial Day parade in New York City All topics of articles written by Belle Caldwell, Charles City librarian and part-time features...
 Pictured above is the LMCS eighth grade class with Senators Joni Ernst (L) and Chuck Grassley (R),Thursday, March 22, during their trip to Washington, D.C.
Shoppers in downtown Des Moines on September 11, 1874, were curious about a little fruit stand on wheels they saw on the sidewalk. It wasn’t unusual to see the elderly vendor selling fruit at the site, but on that day a large American flag adorned the little stand. When a passerby asked Charles...
Gnomegeddon By: Brewery Ommegong, Cooperstown, NY Style: Belgian Blonde Ale ABV: 9.5% IBUs: 26 If you say to yourself, haven’t I read this before?  The answer is yes and no. First, I give you credit for your long-term memory, and while Mill Street Liquor only has so many square feet, they do...
Leading up to the Annual Girl Scout Easter Egg hunt, held Saturday at LMCS, the Easter Bunny was the star of the show, as he made his way through the crowd of adoring fans. Above, top, he takes time to get a big smile from a young fan. But, as evidenced in the bottom photo, it was the goodies he...
Singelstad’s Hardware recently donated a flat top grill to the Lake Mills Fire Dept. The grill will be used during the LMFD’s annual dance and breakfast. Pictured above (L-R): LMFD Chief Kirby Holtan, Kermit Singelstad and Curtis Singelstad.


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