As winter approaches, we will begin to see more birds showing up at our backyard bird feeders or in our bare trees; and some of those birds will be woodpeckers.
The Lake Mills Fire Department celebrated Fire Prevention Week with an open house last Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the fire hall. Sparky greeted children, Joe Jamtgaard dished out popcorn, and Ethan Schutter filled the goodie bags.
The Lake Mills Fire Department celebrated Fire Prevention Week with an open house last Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the fire hall. Sparky greeted children, Joe Jamtgaard dished out popcorn, and Ethan Schutter filled the goodie bags.
The Lake Mills Fire Department celebrated Fire Prevention Week with an open house last Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the fire hall. Sparky greeted children, Joe Jamtgaard dished out popcorn, and Ethan Schutter filled the goodie bags.
The Lake Mills Fire Department celebrated Fire Prevention Week with an open house last Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the fire hall. Sparky greeted children, Joe Jamtgaard dished out popcorn, and Ethan Schutter filled the goodie bags.
The Lake Mills Fire Department celebrated Fire Prevention Week with an open house last Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the fire hall. Sparky greeted children, Joe Jamtgaard dished out popcorn, and Ethan Schutter filled the goodie bags.

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The 2017 LMCS Invention Fair was held Tuesday afternoon, March 7, in the Library Media Center. Thirty-four students, in third through sixth grade, participated this year, making 21 inventions. Winners are pictured above and were as follows: Third grade—First place, Avah Klebsch, Goodbye Un-Tie;...
With many in our area gearing up for summer biking season, and RAGBRAI later this summer, we are exploring a bike rider who went way beyond RAGBRAI, culminating a a cross country trip on his bike. In this three part series, we will explore Dennis Olson’s first experiences in biking, his cross...
While this typically represents the time of year when districts and teachers unions begin to negotiate contracts for the following year, this season has proved to be different than recent years, due to several legislative actions. First, both parties know how much state aid will be increasing for...
The emerald ash borer (EAB), an exotic species of beetle that attacks and decimates ash trees, has been confirmed in Greene and Wayne Counties. Native to Asia, EAB has now made its way to forty-three counties in Iowa. Both recent detections occurred in rural areas. In Greene County, the insect was...
This past February was the second warmest in Iowa on record. The warm start to the year is prompting vegetation to come out of dormancy sooner than usual and could intensify the dry conditions across south central and southeast Iowa due to early evapotranspiration. Hydrologic conditions and...
NORTHWEST Black Hawk Lake Water temperatures are around 43 degrees. Bluegill - Fair: Use small tube jigs or hair jigs tipped with bait fished under a bobber in Town Bay and around Ice House Point. Try also near the inlet. Most fish are 6.5-7.5 inches. Channel Catfish - Fair: With these water...
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources plans to conduct prescribed burns this spring in your area. Prescribed burn units are typically burned every one to five years and vary in size from 10 to 500 acres or more. Prescribed burns are used to improve wildlife habitat, control invasive plant...
Residents of Northern Iowa can take the first step to saving a life by joining the Be The Match Registry®. On Tuesday, March 21, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa will host a donor registry drive at its East Campus Main Lobby to raise awareness about the...
Financial fraud continues to be the fastest growing form of elder abuse. As the senior population in this country increases, so do the financial crimes committed against these vulnerable and trusting individuals. Elder abuse is particularly hard to combat because it frequently goes unreported, as...
The Winnebago County Sheriff, Lake Mills Police Department, Lake Mills Fire Department and Lake Mills Ambulance Service responded Wednesday morning to an accident south of Lake Mills on R74, just south of the intersection with 430th Street. One vehicle ended up in the northbound ditch, with two...

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