SUV jumps median, takes out gas pump in Outing
A single car accident took out one of two gas pumps at Outing Station on Monday, November 10.
Eyewitness reports confirmed a black SUV travelling southbound on State Highway 6 at a high rate of speed was unable to negotiate the curve around Roosevelt Lake due to snow and ice on the roadway. The car jumped the median between the highway and frontage road taking out a trailered advertising sign and then slid sideways into one of two gas pumps at the Outing Station.
The female driver was uninjured and no fuel was reported to have leaked.
Lakers Lions Scholarship Recipient, Brett Reed
Scholarship Chair Larry Pfaff and Emily Outing 50 Lakes Lions hosted scholarship recipient Brett Reed and his parents, Charlene and James, at a recent meeting. Brett expressed his thanks for receiving one of this year's scholarships which will help him when he continues his education this fall at the University of Wisconsin in Madison where he will pursue studying Wildlife and the environment. He is a graduate of Pine River High School.
Veterans Honored at the LSS Senior Dining Program
Veterans honored at the senior nutrition dinner on Tuesday, November 11th. Thank you to the Crosslake/Ideal American Legion Post for providing the meals on this Veteran’s Day. (L-R) Elmer Kuhlman,Don Putz,Bud Ashenberner, Doug Thayer, Darlene Back, Ed Holtz, Darwin "Swifty” Swift, Dale Potz, Not pictured: Gerry LeBlanc, Chuck Back, Art Vadnais, Dr. Bob Uppgaard and Curt Wannebo.
Emily Fire Department hosts a Halloween Trunk or Treat
The Emily Fire Department celebrated a safe Halloween with about 40 local area children with their first Trunk or Treat event this year. There were 8-10 vehicles and also games for the kids in the Fire Hall. Everyone had a great time and requested that the fire department to host it again next year.
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