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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 »

FFA judging contest brings in hundreds

Thirty-four chapters were represented at the FFA judging contest held at Turtle Lake-Mercer School on Mar 8. District 2 FFA students (grades 7-12) came from all over the state to participate, coming from as far away as Watford City and Lakota to as close as McClusky and Washburn.

Posted 3/19/14 (Wed) read more »

Minimal discussion at TL City Commission

Because the agenda disappeared into thin air, the Turtle Lake City Commissioners visited lightly on several subjects.

Posted 3/12/14 (Wed) read more »