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 Winter Stargazing program that was scheduled for this evening at Thorpe Park. has been cancelled due to cloudy conditions.The Winnebago County Conservation board will not be rescheduling this event, but will be scheduling a Spring Stargazing program soon.
Recent warm weather conditions indicate spring might be a bit early this year, and for that reason, the Department of Natural Resources suggests finishing oak pruning by March 15. “The best way to prevent the spread of oak wilt is to not prune any oak tree during its growing season,” says Tivon...
The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium today released a statewide strategy to support monarch butterfly recovery in Iowa and North America, available at www.iowamonarchs.info. The strategy — developed by the consortium — guides the implementation and documentation of a voluntary, statewide...
According to the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), 294,000 adult Iowans experienced a problem related to their gambling in the past year, potentially creating significant social and economic costs for individuals, families, businesses and communities. Governor Branstad will sign a...
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst’s (R-IA) regional directors will hold traveling office hours throughout the month of March in all 99 counties in Iowa. Representatives from Senator Ernst’s office will be available in counties throughout the state to assist Iowans with problems or questions about eligibility...
Continuing a winning tradition at the Iowa Newspaper Convention, this year, the Lake Mills Graphic brought home two awards following their annual Convention and Award show held in Des Moines, Feb. 2-3. This year, staff person, Bonnie Kay Baldwin, received a first place award for her series last...
Recently, I thought about how much I do not enjoy shoveling and blowing snow from my property, and was wondering what snowplow drivers experienced, as they worked to clean the entire town after a snow event. After a brief discussion with Public Works Director, Ross Hanson, we set up a ride along...
A culture of secrecy among several state boards that regulate licensed professionals has fostered weak investigations, unprofessional conduct, and frustration for citizens who were never told why their complaints were dismissed. A 17-page report issued today by the Iowa Office of Ombudsman calls...
March 11, 2017 – 1:30 p.m. in the Lower Level Meeting Room - Clear Lake Public Library, located at 200 N 4th St, Clear Lake. The CCC was a federal program designed to help the country recover from the Great Depression.  The num-ber of CCC camps in Iowa totaled 29 while the number of Iowa men who...
The search continues for the party responsible for the death of a bald eagle discovered Jan. 25, in Yellow Banks County Park, on the southeast side of Des Moines. Officials with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources believe the eagle was killed sometime around the first week of January. The...

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Lake Mills, IA 50450

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