Tag: Lake Park

Get Into the Holiday Spirit at the 16th Annual Lake Park Parade of Trees

Lake Park, MN — Quickly shift gears from Thanksgiving to Christmas with this week’s 16th annual Lake Park Parade of Trees at the Lake Park American Legion. There will be more than 30 carefully and creatively decorated trees on display, each with their own theme. Parade of Trees organizer Abby Anderson says area businesses and…
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November 24, 2021 0

National Fire Prevention Week: Fire Danger Increases with Holiday and Heating Season

Lake Park, MN — This week is National Fire Prevention Week and all week long we’ve been chatting with area Fire Chiefs for guidance and tips for reducing the risk of fire in our homes, shops, and yards. The fire risks increase as we head into the heating and holiday season. But prior to firing…
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October 7, 2021 0

Picture Perfect Fall In Store for Lake Park Pumpkin Fest

Lake Park, MN — Not too warm…not too cold. This weekend looks to offer nearly perfect fall weather, which will be great for the many fall events planned throughout the region. Perhaps none will benefit more than the annual Lake Park Pumpkin Fest. Committee member Terri Nelson says the nice weather should bring out hundreds…
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September 24, 2021 0

Lake Park Pumpkin Fest Returns with New Events for Kids & Adults

Lake Park, MN — Celebrate the fall season with three days of family fun this week in Lake Park at the Lake Park Pumpkin Fest, held annually during the last weekend in September. Lake Park Pumpkin Fest features a number pumpkin and fall related activities and contests starting Thursday, September 23rd and continuing through Saturday,…
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September 22, 2021 0

Anderson Farm in Lake Park to celebrate Sesquicentennial

Lake Park, MN  – A family farm settled in 1871, five miles North of Lake Park Minnesota in Cuba township, providing life for six generations, is celebrating their sesquicentennial this weekend.  Bryan and Dawn Anderson, the sixth generation on the farmstead is welcoming back over 100 family members to the farm this weekend to celebrate…
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July 14, 2021 0

Lake Park Fire Chief Urges Caution Ahead of Hot & Dry 4th of July

Lake Park, MN — While you’re out celebrating the 4th of July this weekend, Lake Park Fire Chief Dave Coufal is asking everyone to use caution if they plan on using fireworks. Any firework that explodes or goes in the air is illegal to use in Minnesota, however that doesn’t stop Minnesotans from going across…
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July 1, 2021 0

Lake Park City Council Concerned About Future of City Pool; Reopened City Center Meeting Room

Lake Park, MN — The City of Lake Park may be in the deep end when it comes to operating their city pool this summer. At the most recent city council meeting, Lake Park City Administrator Lonnie Nuener noted difficulties finding individuals to staff the facility, specifically certified lifeguards. In the early days of the…
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April 15, 2021 0

Lake Park-Audubon School Board Recap

Lake Park, MN — The Lake Park-Audubon School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, February 22nd. At a previous meeting it was announced that Superintendent Dr. Paula Henry would be resigning at the end of the current school year. Dr. Henry says it was a difficult decision and stated personal reasons for…
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February 25, 2021 0

Lake Park City Council News & Notes

Lake Park, MN — The Lake Park City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, February 8th. In addition to that they also had a pair of public meetings. One was for the city’s Wellhead Protection Plan and the other related to a new communications provider that will soon be offered in town.…
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February 11, 2021 0

Eksjo Lutheran Church to Host a Drive-Thru Live Nativity on Saturday

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/16/20) Lake Park, MN — Take a drive on Highway 10 towards Lake Park this Saturday evening and you could find yourself in Bethlehem. Eksjo Lutheran Church invites everyone to enjoy their Drive Thru Live Nativity Scene on Saturday, December 19th from 5-7pm. Melanie Hanson of the Eksjo Lutheran Church notes…
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December 16, 2020 0