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Taste of Turtle again big hit

If you showed up at 5:10 pm on April 7, thinking you were early, you met a flood of people already in the Legion Hall in Turtle Lake. Others continued to fill the hall for two hours, resulting in good conversation and a fast run on the samples from each of the booths.

Posted 4/23/14 (Wed) read more »

TL-M School loses three andcandidates on board ballot set

Those whose names will appear on the June school election ballots were announced at the Monday, April 21, meeting of the Turtle Lake School board.

Posted 4/23/14 (Wed) read more »

TL Legion holds officer installation

The Turtle Lake Legion Post 133 held its officer installation on Apr 8 at the Legion Hall.

Posted 4/16/14 (Wed) read more »

First Honor Society ceremony at TL-M

The TL-M school held its first Induction Ceremony of the National Honor Society on Apr 4 at the TL-M gym.

Posted 4/16/14 (Wed) read more »

Hats off to a stellar performance

Elementary, junior high and high school students at Turtle Lake-Mercer sang and played their hearts out for the spring concert held Mar 27.

Posted 4/09/14 (Wed) read more »

Chamber seeking answers and clarification

The Chamber of Progress met on April Fool’s Day for their regular monthly meeting at Bev’s Café. There was no fooling around.

Posted 4/09/14 (Wed) read more »

SMSCD addresses water quality issues

The South McLean County Soil Conservation District sponsored a Watershed Community Meeting in the SCD board room on Mar 25 for the purpose of discussing the water quality in the Turtle Creek Watershed.

Posted 4/02/14 (Wed) read more »

Travels lead to Turtle Lake interim pastorate

Well-traveled is often another way of expressing when someone has done well in a variety of ways. This easily applies to the new interim pastor of the Turtle Lake Baptist Church, James T. (Jim) Bartsch. (Listed dictionary well-traveled synonyms included international, experienced, accepted and seasoned, among others)

Posted 4/02/14 (Wed) read more »

Turtle Lake daycare in jeopardy

The Tiny Turtles Daycare board held a public meeting on Mar 19 in the City of Turtle Lake’s boardroom following their first annual meeting. Board members present were Jessica Anderson, president; Patrick Butler, vice president; Heidi Anderson, secretary; Melissa Thury, treasurer, as well as officers Linda Huelsman and Nadine Hagen.

Posted 3/26/14 (Wed) read more »

TL Legion Hall gets facelift

"It’s time" was the reason given for the update to the main room of the Turtle Lake Legion Hall.

Posted 3/26/14 (Wed) read more »