Friday, November 24, 2017
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Fresh after publication of first piece, a nomination for a literary ‘Oscar’

Jennifer Hildebrandt’s ‘Jacket’ up for a Pushcart Prize   JENNIFER HILDEBRANDT OF St. Paul became a published author this past spring, and now, the Mountain Lake...

Odell Wind Farm Community Fund awards first round of grant recipients

Thirteen grants across four counties are funded     The Odell Wind Farm Community Fund has awarded its first round of grant recipients. Twenty-six applications were received with...

Feeding ‘the least of these’

Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee hosts MCC Mobile Meet Canner; Volunteers can meat for World Relief Feeding "the least of these." The Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee...

Minnesota Highway #4 St. James detour to be removed Friday

At least until next year     The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) announced today (Thursday, November 16), that the construction on Minnesota Highway #4 in St....

MLPS School Board meets Monday

Public review of World Best Workforce, Achievement & Integration reports  

MLHS releases First Quarter Honor Rolls

Total 129 students on lists; 57 on ‘A,’ 72 on ‘B’ Mountain Lake Public High School (MLHS), grades 7-12, recently released its “A” and “B”...

Bingham Lake City Council approves church’s plan for PJ’s II

Gathering Church to relocate to Bingham Lake location   At the Monday, November 13 meeting of the Bingham Lake City Council, members approved a plan that...

Helping keep folks healthy ‘back home’

Megan Pohlman, PA-C joins Sanford Health Clinics in Mountain Lake, Windom   Sanford Medical Clinics in Mountain Lake and Windom announce that Megan Pohlman, PA-C, will...

Minnesota Honor Society induction ceremony held

Twelve new members added in 2017     On Tuesday, November 14, the dinner and induction ceremony for Mountain Lake Public High School (MLHS) juniors and seniors...

Oh! The horror!

MLHS Drama Department lifts the veil on a ‘Little Shop of Horrors’      It was all deviously delicious - this sci-fi smash about a man-eating plant. The...

Wolverines’ football season ends in 9-man state quarter-finals

MLA loses nail-biter to R-T-R Knights     It was a low-scoring nail-biter Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) State 9-Man Quarter-Final game on the turf at...

Additional farm-style street lights, fixtures to be purchased

Mountain Lake City Council maintains Mountain Lake Community Center as city's polling place   THE MOUNTAIN LAKE City Council. Seated front, from left, Council Member Dana...

Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee to host MCC Mobile Meat Canner

Local effort will help can meat for World Relief The Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee will be again hosting the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) Mobile...

Honoring all who served – at home, abroad

MLHS salutes the service, sacrifice, loyalty of veterans at 2017 program      "Veterans - vets - answered a call larger than themselves," shared Nick Naxay, keynote...

Make a ‘Max’imum effort

Day of giving to schools, nonprofits across Minnesota - including the MLAF   Next Thursday, November 16 is Give to the Max Day — a day...

Comfrey Public School District voters renew operating referendum

Approve to maintain $731.68 per pupil support for next 10 years      

Gohr, Bucklin, Nickel on MLPS School Board

Four-year terms for the trio begin in January 2018       Come January 2018, one current member, one past member - and one new face - will...

Community Survey to be conducted concerning MLPS building projects

School Board approves move at special meeting At a special Mountain Lake Public School (MLPS) School Board meeting on Monday, November 6, members met to...

Wolverines’ unique, inclusive cross country season explored

MSHSL columnist John Millea takes a look at arrangement between two schools miles apart   Check out this post by John Millea (jmillea@mshsl.org), from his Monday,...

From across the country, 67,000 FFA chapter members come together for national convention

Twelve from Mountain Lake FFA attend 51st confab     By Madison Dahna, Mountain Lake FFA Chapter member Twelve students from the Mountain Lake FFA Chapter traveled to...