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Fewer entries for Turtle races

The number of turtles entered in the 33rd Annual Turtle Days Turtle Races on Saturday was down by approximately 100. That didn’t stop the excitement and anticipation associated with watching the heats to see which turtle would cross the finish line first.

Posted 7/16/14 (Wed) read more »

Derby races run well

Without a hitch or a hit or a lost wheel, the Turtle Lake Soap Box Derby ran well on Saturday, July 12.

Posted 7/16/14 (Wed) read more »

Wheels and feet racing time

It is that grand time of year when Turtle Lake holds its Turtle Days event, complete with Turtle Races, Soapbox Derby, horseshoes, tractor pulls, egg tosses, kiddie parade, main parade and many more things to do.

Posted 7/09/14 (Wed) read more »

Time to be royalty

In the years of community and family service, Howard and Joan Anderson seldom had time to enjoy the festivities. They were a part of them.

Posted 7/09/14 (Wed) read more »

McLean -Sheridan again reports year of growth

The meeting agenda for the annual McLean Sheridan Water District was a routine business-as-usual list. The general interest lay in the discussions within the meeting and supper structure.

Posted 7/02/14 (Wed) read more »

Bits of fabric quilted for memories and comfort

The Bits and Pieces Quilt Club of Turtle Lake is a group of women that meets monthly from September thru April. Any person interested in the art of quilting is welcome to join.

Posted 7/02/14 (Wed) read more »

New hires at TL-M School board meeting

New hires and staff vacancies dominated the Turtle Lake-Mercer School Board regular monthly school board meeting June 16 in the ITV room at the school.

Posted 6/25/14 (Wed) read more »

New daycare director

With direction for others to not be sheep or lemmings in life, both known for their inability to act independently, new Tiny Turtles Daycare Director Elora Way also stresses fairness.

Posted 6/25/14 (Wed) read more »

Rummage Sales bring smiles to many

It isn’t just the sellers who smile at rummage sales. There are the little kids getting the fancy toy, slightly used and loved; grandma getting more flower pots for her porch; stylish kids that see an item and know what it costs new and are willing to wear it without paying the price; and guys looking for a better way to mow a lawn or turn a bolt, never mind how old the machine or tool may be.

Posted 6/18/14 (Wed) read more »

Much discussion but minimal action at June meeting

Turtle Lake City Commissioners held their regularly scheduled monthly meeting at 7:30 pm on June 9.

Posted 6/18/14 (Wed) read more »