Forest Lake’s Beyond the Yellow Ribbon chapter celebrated the one-year anniversary of its formation with a program during Monday’s City Council meeting. In its first year, the network of businesses and individuals has provided service members and their families with home and vehicle maintenance, funds for needed items like daycare and a lawnmower, and even [...]
Residents will have a chance to express gratitude to local veterans at a community appreciation picnic starting at 5:30 p.m. next Thursday, July 25 at Lakeside Memorial Park. The event, sponsored by Forest Lake’s Beyond the Yellow Ribbon chapter, will feature free hot dogs, games and more.
The Forest Lake American Legion will host a fall festival chock full with activities this Saturday, Oct. 20. The fundraiser for the Forest Lake Beyond the Yellow Ribbon network runs from 1-6 p.m. Booya is the featured attraction, along with a meat raffle starting at 1 p.m. and a Texas hold’em tournament starting at 5 [...]
It was not a typical commute for the caravan headed south from Forest Lake into the metro last Wednesday – it was the final leg of a long journey.