The Lake News

Our weekly recap

In case you missed it, here’s what’s been in the news this week in Forest Lake and surrounds. Enjoy!

By Corin Mackay

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By Corin Mackay

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By Corin Mackay

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By Corin Mackay

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By Corin Mackay

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.defineSlot(gamData.adUnit, ,’gam_header_pos1′) .defineSizeMapping(gamData.sizeMap.header) .setTargeting(‘pos’, ‘1’) .setTargeting(‘refresh’, ‘true’) .addService(googletag.pubads()); googletag.display(‘gam_header_pos1’); }); By Corin Mackay Students celebrate their globally-recognised win. Students from the Forest Lake State High School  (FLSHS) Just Dance gaming crew won the FUSE Esports cup against teams from around the world in June.  The event took place online, and participants in the…

By Corin Mackay

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By Corin Mackay

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By Jamie Furness

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.defineSlot(gamData.adUnit, ,’gam_header_pos1′) .defineSizeMapping(gamData.sizeMap.header) .setTargeting(‘pos’, ‘1’) .setTargeting(‘refresh’, ‘true’) .addService(googletag.pubads()); googletag.display(‘gam_header_pos1’); }); The Lake News team has been busy out and about in the community this month. Below are a few highlights from the last few weeks. The Lake News 30th Birthday The Lake News turned 30 this month! I recently visited Chris Wren, who…

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