When it comes to the history of the Wyoming and Forest Lake area, there aren’t many who know more than Ken Banta did. As a descendant of the pioneer family that put down roots in Wyoming in 1857, Banta took pride in knowing and preserving the past.
A congregation in Linwood is local proof that holiday joy doesn’t come from a store, but, as Dr. Seuss’ Grinch said, Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
Give Gail Hellesvig an idea and a double convection oven and she’ll put both to work.
Longtime Forest Lake Area Athletic Association leader Larry Porter will celebrate retirement with a program on Friday, Dec. 6 at Vannelli’s by the Lake, 55 S. Lake St., Forest Lake. The celebration will run from 6:30-9 p.m. in the lower level of the restaurant. Appetizers will be served from 7-8:30 p.m. A former president of [...]
The Forest Lake Lions Club, together with its friends from Forest Lake Floral Gift and Garden, is preparing for another December waffle breakfast open to the public. The meal will be served from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 7. Belgian waffles will be offered with a variety of toppings, plus sausage, juice, milk and [...]