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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Menjivar-Melendez set for contested omnibus hearing
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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July 30, 2013
Lake Park celebrates farm heritage
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The 29th annual Farmer Appreciation Days will be Friday through Sunday in Lake Park. Throughout the weekend, an 1800s re-enactment village will be set up in the City Park, and people will be able to participate in activities such as a tomahawk throw, basket weaving,...
July 30, 2013 - 10:34pm
July 25, 2013
Lake Park to break ground on Veterans Memorial
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The Freedom Rock/Veterans Memorial Committee in Lake Park is planning a groundbreaking ceremony for the new memorial at 8 a.m., Aug. 3, in Memorial Park just east of the Lake Park Community Building, 903 S. Market St.
July 25, 2013 - 10:58pm
July 16, 2013
Paper lanterns to dot sky in Lake Park, Iowa tomorrow night
LAKE PARK, Iowa — A spectacular summer scene will unfold above the tranquil skies of Lake Park at 9:30 p.m. Thursday. For the second year in a row, the Lake Park Care Center (LPCC) is sponsoring a Sky Lantern Celebration. Sky lanterns are lightweight paper lanterns with a wire...
July 16, 2013 - 11:11pm
April 30, 2013
New non-profit helps Lake Park homeowners
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The Lake Park Housing Authority (LPHA), a recently formed nonprofit organization, began accepting applications Monday for...
April 30, 2013 - 11:16pm
November 22, 2012
Fundraiser set for Lake Park man
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- A benefit for James Jones is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Lake Park Community Center. Jones was injured recently during an incident in which a bottle was smashed in his face, resulting in the loss of an eye. A benefit auction is also scheduled...
November 22, 2012 - 10:16pm
August 2, 2012
Lake Park to celebrate Farmers Appreciation Days this weekend
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- This weekend marks the 28th annual Farmer Appreciation Days Celebration in Lake Park. Starting today and ending Sunday, events have been planned for all hours of the day, from early morning to the late evening. Opening at 10 a.m. today, the Friends of the Library...
August 2, 2012 - 10:02pm
June 30, 2011
Iowa Learning Farms to host Silver Lake Watershed field day
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) is sponsoring a "field day" from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Lake Park community center. The field day will include a complementary dinner and information about strategies to reduce soil erosion and limiting nutrient losses into water...
June 30, 2011 - 9:39pm
November 1, 2010
Education Briefs: Oct. 30, 2010
'Adventures' puppet show set WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Integration Collaborative is sponsoring a puppet show presentation by Teatro del Pueblo for first- and second-grade students in the collaborative area. The programs will be Wednesday and Thursday at Westminster...
November 1, 2010 - 1:29pm
August 18, 2010
Lake Park shooting investigation turned over to DCI
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- An investigation into the shooting of a 6-year-old girl Sunday in Lake Park, Iowa, has been turned over to the Iowa Division of Criminal Apprehension (DCI). According to a news release issued by the Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS), officers from the Lake...
August 18, 2010 - 4:14pm
August 8, 2010
Valor in victories while vying for pie
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- In an epic contest of speed and will, Tal Allen triumphed Saturday over seven other competitors with a feat of digestive supremacy,...
August 8, 2010 - 8:52pm
August 5, 2010
Farmer Appreciation Days starts tonight in Lake Park
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The Lake Park Town and Country Boosters 26th annual Farmer Appreciation Days kicks off tonight at 5 o'clock with a Golf Fun Night at Silver Lake Country Club. A Lake Park Players presentation of "Faith County" at the Harris-Lake Park High School Auditorium will...
August 5, 2010 - 9:01pm
Man falls through cattle shed roof
LAKE PARK, Iowa - A group of workers were clearing snow off the roof of a cattle shed at 12:58 p.m. Tuesday when John O'Connor, 46, fell through the roof to the floor, an approximately 30-foot fall. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office, the Lakefield Ambulance and Lakefield Fire and...
January 5, 2010 - 3:24pm
December 30, 2009
Neither snow nor rain...
Postal worker John Dopp of Lake Park could not make it to work by car last Saturday because 0f the snow so he took the horse. (Photo by Alvin...
December 30, 2009 - 10:55am
September 27, 2008
Prep Football Roundup: Lions remain unbeaten with 42-0 victory
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Tyler Starr caught a 19-yard touchdown pass in the first quarter and the Central Lyon/George-Little Rock Lions rolled to a 42-0 victory against Sioux Center in a Class 2A District 1 football game Friday night. Dylan Reynolds (seven carries, 48 yards rushing)...
September 27, 2008 - 12:11am
September 13, 2008
Prep Football Roundup: Lions continue winning ways; General pick up first win
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Jordan Gacke accounted for five touchdowns to lead Central Lyon/George-Little Rock to a 35-7 victory against Unity Christian Friday night in a 2A District 1 football game. Gacke rushed for 114 yards on 13 carries and threw for 71 yards on five completions, with...
September 13, 2008 - 12:11am