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The Forest Lake Lions Club recently announced the 2014 winners of their annual poster contest. This year’s theme was peace, love, and understanding. The first prize winner recieved $50 and a chance to move on to the district competition, and the three-way tie for second place winners each received $30. Pictured is Lion Lou Trudeau […]

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Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau held a fall open house Nov. 5. The bureau was orignally created in conjunction with law enforcement in 1976 as a diversion service to keep first-time young offenders from re-offending. The program has since evolved to include youth enrichment and leadership and family support in addition to early intervention for […]

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Gander Mountain in Forest Lake will host the fifth annual First Ice Expo at 8 a.m. Nov. 22. The event is free and open to the public. Chip Leer from Fishing the Wild Side will serve as host. The event includes an ice shack truckload sale, showcasing hundreds of ice fishing shelters from top brands. […]

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Residents in the Forest Lake and surrounding area are invited to enjoy a free turkey dinner from either Roberts Family Funeral Home or the Linwood Senior Center. Roberts invites area residents that are in need to stop in and receive a prepackaged Thanksgiving dinner. Dinners will be given away beginning at 1 p.m. Nov. 22 […]

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The National FFA Organization selected the Forest Lake FFA as a Three Star National Chapter, placing it among the top tier of chapters nationwide. The chapter was recognized on the national stage for this honor, and eight chapter members, parent Michelle Ulvin and agriculture teacher Ann Tauzell were in attendance, at the 87th National FFA […]

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Maggie Myre’s fourth grade classroom was visited by Sgt. Andy Smith Nov. 11. Sgt. Smith spoke to the students about his work in the Army and his multiple tours of Afghanistan and Iraq.

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