Before the first football kicks off and the turkey is finished, Lake Mills will be hosting a new event this year, to help get people moving, prior to retreating to the television and dinner table.
Before the first football kicks off and the turkey is finished, Lake Mills will be hosting a new event this year, to help get people moving, prior to retreating to the television and dinner table.
Lake Mills American Legion members from Otto-Chose Post #235 gathered last Friday at the Lake Mills Care Center to put on a program honoring those who served their country.
Lake Mills American Legion members from Otto-Chose Post #235 gathered last Friday at the Lake Mills Care Center to put on a program honoring those who served their country.
“I told people when they first approached me, ‘I don’t mind the word benefit, but if we could put something in about celebration of life, because I want people to come and see her, and her to be able to see other people,’” said Gary Irons, discuss
Paul Sorenson, Army Specialist E4, was drafted into the Army, September 1966 and served until September 1968. A lifelong native of this area, Sorenson was stationed at Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

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A large crowd was on hand last Thursday evening for the  annual meeting to hear reports on Winnebago Cooperative Telecom Association operations. “I was extremely impressed by the crowd turnout this evening despite the heat. It’s always great to get a chance to visit with our cooperative members.”...
Lake Mills Athletic Director, Jim Boehmer, wants to remind the community that the only dogs that should be at sporting events, or utilizing practice fields, are members of the Bullldog athletic teams. This came to the fore, after he received a letter from the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union...
It is our responsibility to educate youth on the importance of this time-honored industry called Agriculture. One of the ways that Winnebago County Farm Bureau is doing this is by annually hosting their Ag & Safety Fair for fourth grade students from North Iowa, Lake Mills and Forest City. The...
With the filing deadline passed last week, those across north Iowa know who they will be voting for come November. Lake Mills, will have no contested races, as the Mayor and two council positions are open. Incumbent Candy Hanna filed for another term in office, while only one filing was recorded...
The Winnebago County Conservation Board (WCCB) is pleased to announce another “partnership” that has resulted in the protection and the expansion of the 1,800 acre Winnebago River Greenbelt. Winnebago County has purchased 54 acres of river bottom and upland wildlife habitat from Iowa Natural...
This October marks 50 years since the Lake Mills Ambulance was established. It was born of necessity, because the local funeral home was no longer going to provide ambulance service. In August 1967, 26 interested citizens signed on to take the necessary first aid training. In three years, there...
For the month of September, Merle Durby is being honored for his service to our country. Merle Durby, Leland, volunteered for the Army in February 1952. He was a radio teletype operator with the 304th Signal Operation Battalion, part of the Eighth Army in the Korean War. His crew’s job was to...
Are residents of Lake Mills and Winnebago County receiving full benefits from the new Law Enforcement Center they were promised when they voted for the bond issue to pay for the new $4 million building? And, if not, will they be doing so in the near future? Those were two of the questions on the...

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