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TG to Atticus via Larsons

From an almost certain death to a life full of love, a Shepherd/ Airedale-mix pup received another lease on life through the goodness of John and Sharon Larson of Turtle Lake.

Posted 3/25/15 (Wed) read more »

Improvement district issue draws large crowd

Mark Johnson, PE, Lead Engineer for Ulteig in Bismarck, ND presented information on ways to address sewer and water services for communities March 19, with the Mercer public meeting beginning at 7 p.m. in the Mercer Recreation Center.

Posted 3/25/15 (Wed) read more »

Science Fair winner advances to state competition

This year the first student from Turtle Lake-Mercer High School for more than five years attended the regional science fair, and placed best Senior High Project in Engineering Mechanics.

Posted 3/18/15 (Wed) read more »

Wanted for compassion

The TL-M sixth grade class has been organizing a project of compassion for the elementary students. The project was kicked off on March 3 by putting on an assembly at the school. The sixth graders, along with Melaree Sondrol, prepared an assembly to show students what compassion is all about.

Posted 3/18/15 (Wed) read more »

Backpack thank you for Chamber

Beth Anderson stopped by the March 3 Chamber of Progress meeting at Bev’s Café to thank the group for the donation of $190 for backpack supplies for the Trinity Lutheran Church and the TL-M School cooperative project of food packets for Backpack for Kids.

Posted 3/11/15 (Wed) read more »

Pantry opens to parade of admirers

The Lord’s Pantry open house was a success in terms of readiness, visitors and sugar cookies. There was plenty of each to cover the two hours of visiting and looking around.

Posted 3/11/15 (Wed) read more »

Sellon All Region

The five-foot six-inch junior guard for the Turtle Lake-Mercer McClusky Trojans Mariah Sellon was named to the 2015 All Region 5 Team.

Posted 3/04/15 (Wed) read more »

Open wide and a smile

Doesn’t everyone want a dentist who plays Barbie with his daughter, enjoys music at the Laughing Sun Brewery in Bismarck, and is learning to dance to please his girlfriend "because I love her?"

Posted 3/04/15 (Wed) read more »

Telephone guy hangs up (his hat)

Darrell Belisle is retiring from West River Telecom on March 6, 2015. He started with WRT on June 2, 1983 and has been in Turtle Lake since the fall of 1986.

Posted 2/25/15 (Wed) read more »

Some needles, art and a dog named Buck

Nearing her May of 2015 completion of her associate’s applied science degree in business management, Scarlett Tweeten is one of two new receptionists at the Turtle Lake Clinic. She started work here on September 9 of 2014.

Posted 2/25/15 (Wed) read more »