Monday, September 25, 2017
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The ice is nice inside the Windom Arena

Windom Figure Skating Club registration tomorrow (Tuesday, September 26)       It’s time for those interested in figure skating lessons to: “Come on in. The ice is...

American Legion Post #389 to hold chili supper

Served up this Saturday, September 30 at The Laker     Mountain Lake American Legion Post #389 is sponsoring an all-you-can-eat chili supper (plus the fixings) this...

Accolades for autumn

MLC celebrates the season with HarvestFest 2017     Mountain Lake Christian (MLC) presented accolades for autumn with HarvestFest 2017, held at the school on Saturday, September...

King Kristopher, Queen Jae, their royal court and MLHS will be . . .

. . . Making their way across the U. S. A.       Mountain Lake Public High School’s (MLHS) Homecoming Week 2017 will take its students and...

‘Grands’ on hand

MLC Elementary students welcome grand-, great-grandparents into classrooms     Mountain Lake Christian (MLC) elementary students celebrated the school’s traditional Grandparents Day this morning (Friday, September 22)....

Former Watonwan County Sheriff takes own life

Death comes amidst child molestation probe     According to the Southern Minnesota News.com (SMN) website, 83-year-old Jack Keech of Madelia, a former sheriff of Watonwan County...

BOHS Homecoming 2017 candidates announced

Four senior girls and senior boys comprise the royal court  

Mountain Lake City Council modifies downtown redevelopment project

Move made following public hearing   THE MOUNTAIN LAKE City Council. Seated front, from left, Council Member Dana Kass, Mayor Mike Nelson and Council Member Darla...

Sparking more power

City of Mountain Lake's new substation begins to take shape   Crews area at work constructing the City of Mountain Lake's new substation, the city's second. The...

T-bone two-vehicle accident occurs Thursday morning

Minnesota Highway #60/Cottonwood County Road #1 intersection the location     A two-vehicle T-bone accident occurred at the intersection of Minnesota State Highway #60 and Cottonwood County...

Job openings at MLPS

Looking for paraprofessionals     Applications are now being accepted by Mountain Lake Public School (MLPS) for the following positions - + Paraprofessionals Applications may be addressed to the attention...

It’s no ‘pie in the sky’ effort

Mountain Lake FFA reaching out to help the world - at home and far away   There are so many unfortunate things going on in the...

Making your way around mini-roundabouts

Portion of Highway #4 in downtown St. James officially reopened to traffic     A portion of Minnesota Highway #4 in downtown St. James has recently reopened...

MLPS School Board handles September meeting agenda

Approves proposed levy; agreement with architect, construction manager     Members of the Mountain Lake Public School (MLPS) School Board certified the proposed levy 2017 payable 2018...

‘Pint-sized’ donations that have a powerful impact

MLHS Student Council hosts American Red Cross Bloodmobile     "Pint-sized" units of blood donated at an American Red Cross Blood Drive provide a powerful impact helping...

Seeing these United States

MLHS Homecoming Week 2017 taking the tour; King/Queen coronation Saturday       Mountain Lake Public High School's (MLHS) Homecoming Week 2017 will take its students and staff,...

Saluting the season with HarvestFest

A fall celebration for the surrounding community hosted by MLC         Mountain Lake Christian (MLC) will be hosting a HarvestFest at the school this Saturday, September...

Swindle, public official misconduct charges against Lisa Shellum are dropped

Decision based on new evidence presented   Watonwan County Attorney Stephen Lindee dropped criminal charges against Lisa Shellum, former Butterfield-Odin Public School (B-OPS) superintendent, on Thursday,...

MLPS School Board approves resignation of Andrea Brinkman

Approves part-time vocal music position for Christine Johnson   The resignation of Andrea Brinkman, Mountain Lake Public School (MLPS) 6-12 Vocal Music Teacher was approved by...

Deep dive into Mountain Lake’s story

Forty-third annual Heritage Fair makes that possible   THE MOUNTAIN LAKE Depot and caboose welcomes folks to Heritage Village.   Mountain Lake’s Heritage Village – teamed with September’s...