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Curtis Lowell Schmidt
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Robert D. Miller
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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July 4, 2016
Lake Park goes Hawaiian
July 4, 2016 - 9:43pm
June 23, 2016
Lake Park Luau and Fireworks is July 2
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The City of Lake Park with host an Hawaiian-style Luau beginning at 2 p.m. July 2 in the Lake Park City Park. The family fun day includes free Pineapple Volleyball, Oahu Frisbee Golf, Hawaiian Horseshoes, Luau Ladder Ball, Beach Bags and Hibiscus Yard Yahtzee. A...
June 23, 2016 - 10:30pm
June 22, 2016
DNA on boat trailer links Hastings man to hit-and-run death of Lake Park girl, charges say
AITKIN -- DNA matching a 10-year-old Lake Park girl killed in a hit-and-run earlier this month was found on a boat trailer driven by a Hastings man now charged in connection with her death, court records say. Steven L. Meier, 44, was charged Wednesday, June 22, with two counts of...
June 22, 2016 - 9:36pm
May 12, 2016
Data: May 12, 2016
Accidents LAKE PARK, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office responded to a sideswipe crash reported at approximately 6:35 a.m. Wednesday on Iowa 9. Involved was a 2007 GMC Sierra registered to Plains Mechanical Services Inc of Sioux City and driven by Derek Earl Byers, 32,...
May 12, 2016 - 9:22pm
December 30, 2015
Many ways to ring in 2016 in region
WORTHINGTON — There are many exciting events happening on New Year’s Eve around the area, from a critically-acclaimed magician at Memorial...
December 30, 2015 - 10:08pm
December 23, 2015
Lighting up the holidays
LAKE PARK, Iowa — Tim and Roxie Lueders’ Christmas card is bigger and brighter than any that come in the mail. It has its own soundtrack...
December 23, 2015 - 10:42pm
December 9, 2015
‘Celebrate the Season’ in Lake Park
LAKE PARK, Iowa — The Lake Park Historical Society is sponsoring “Celebrate the Season” Sunday in Lake Park. A noon dinner will be served by the Lake Park Firemen from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lake Park Community Center for a free-will donation. The Lake Park Federated Women’s...
December 9, 2015 - 9:01pm
November 12, 2015
Data: Nov. 13, 2015
Accidents ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Marshall Street. David Fields, 59, of Rock Rapids was driving a 2004 Ford pickup with trailer eastbound on Fifth Avenue...
November 12, 2015 - 9:27pm
August 27, 2015
Letter: Many helped make Sky Lantern event possible
By Lynette Ehret , Lake Park, Iowa The Lake Park Care Center hosted their annual Sky Lantern Celebration on Aug. 25. We would like to give a huge thank you to Lake Park Utilities Board and Gentiva Hospice for helping us sponsor this event. Lake Park Utilities Board has embraced...
August 27, 2015 - 2:52pm
July 29, 2015
Farmers Appreciation Days to take place for 31st time
LAKE PARK, Iowa — Lake Park will celebrate its 31st annual Farmers Appreciation Days this weekend. The festivities will begin Friday with a Golf Fun Night at the Silver Lake Country Club. Saturday is filled with fun events for the entire family. “There are going to be vendors,...
July 29, 2015 - 9:47pm
July 20, 2015
Fatal accident Saturday in Lake Park, Iowa
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The Iowa State Patrol investigated a fatal accident involving a Spencer, Iowa, woman Saturday afternoon. According to the report, Beverly Steuben, 80, was driving a 1999 Buick southbound on M27. Steuben had stopped for the stop sign at Iowa 9. Kayla Foushee,...
July 20, 2015 - 3:51pm
May 10, 2015
All in the family
LAKE PARK, Iowa — When Lake Park’s grocery store closed April 18 the town was devastated. Luckily, when Scott and Teresa Vogelaar heard about...
May 10, 2015 - 7:59pm
April 3, 2015
Back to the drawing board
WORTHINGTON — For the past few years, Holly Zinn has focused her energies on her job at the Pearson Lakes Art Center in Okoboji, Iowa. Almost...
April 3, 2015 - 8:26pm
February 2, 2015
Six more weeks of winter
LAKE PARK, Iowa — While a large portion of Americans turned to Punxsutawney Phil on Monday for the annual weather prediction, residents of...
February 2, 2015 - 8:45pm
December 1, 2014
‘Reason for the Season’ at Lake Park
LAKE PARK, Iowa — The Lake Park Historical Society is sponsoring “Reason for the Season” Christmas 2014 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Lake Park Community Center. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. by the Lake Park Fire Department. Santa will be on hand for...
December 1, 2014 - 8:43pm