Mountain Lake News


03/27/2018 06:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lawmakers examine ways to help as farmer suicides rise 

Mental health specialist Ted Matthews testifies about farmer mental health in front of a Minnesota House committee on Tuesday, March 27. Don Davis / Forum News Service Minnesota state Rep. Rod Hamilton of Mountain Lake holds back tears as he reads a birthday card Tuesday, March 27. He turned 50 last weekend and his House Agriculture Finance Committee spent the first 10 minutes of its Tuesday meeting celebrating the event. Don Davis / Forum News Service ST.


03/08/2018 02:56 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Logs 

A personal injury accident occurred at 2:10 p.m. Wednesday on Center Street. A 2013 GMC Terrain driven by Beverly Luneburg, 65, of New Ulm, and a 2014 Dodge Caravan driven by Lois Apitz, 88, of New Ulm, were both westbound on Center Street between Garden and Summit Avenue.


02/23/2018 03:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger 

Minnesota state Rep. Rod Hamilton says on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, that he would like to expand state programs that help provide fresh fruit and vegatables to schools. Don Davis / Forum News Service Cheryl Jogger of South Washington County schools, in the southeast Twin Cities, says on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, that children need good meals if they are to learn.