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Lake George

August 3, 2016
Hubbard County Cmmissioner Cal Johannsen, a retired Lake George firefighter, precisely pours pancake batter onto the griddle during Saturday’s blueberry pancake feed at the Lake George Blueberry Festival. (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
Juicy jewel of Northwoods: Lake George celebrates annual blueberry festival
August 3, 2016 - 10:07am
November 11, 2015
The Vangstad clan: Mike Sr., Mike Jr.; Jack, Jeremy, Damie, along with John Tesch, at far right. “We picked him up on the road,” the Vangstads joked. the group stands around the campfire at lunchtime, with the Minnesota Vikings on the radio. The group has been coming up to Hubbard County from various parts of the state for 51 years. The remainder of the Vangstad family was expected mid-week.
(Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Deer hunting opener a fun family tradition
November 11, 2015 - 9:08am
July 29, 2015
The blueberries were plump and marble sized, so not a single person at the Blueberry Festival went home asking for more. (Sarah Smith/Enterprise)
Bountiful Blueberry Festival in Lake George
July 29, 2015 - 1:55pm
October 1, 2014
Pipes for the Sandpiper project pile up in a farm field east of Lake George. Enbridge officials say it is one of many pipeyards along the 600 miles of the project.
Pipes pile up near Lake George ready for Sandpiper line
October 1, 2014 - 9:47am
July 19, 2012
Diana Defatte sews a pair of moccasins at Itasca Leathergoods. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Itasca Leathergoods creating stylish new moccasins
July 19, 2012 - 9:00am
May 10, 2012
Lake George PO gets stay of execution
May 10, 2012 - 7:32am
November 12, 2011
The Lake George town hall was full Thursday night as residents turned out to discuss the fate of their post office. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Lake George PO losing revenue
November 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 3, 2011
Heidi Buscher holds the last half pint of blueberries. Most were gone by Saturday morning. "It's all picked over out there," she said of the bumper crop. The blueberry pies, 45 baked to support the Senior Citizen Center, were gone in 45 seconds. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Blueberry Festival dishes out anti-oxidants and fun galore
August 3, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 30, 2011
Lake George postmaster Iris Olson is taking a wait-and-see approach as federal postal officials determine the fate of her facility. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Lake George post office on list for possible closure or conversion
July 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 23, 2011
Head to Lake George for a berry good time for all
July 23, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 25, 2011
Jean Kruft has purchased Lake George's Wigwam. The unique business has captured imaginations for decades, Lake George residents welcoming its return. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Classic Wigwam reopens in Lake George
May 25, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 2, 2009
Duane Bessler stands by his driveway, where a line of squad cars chasing a stolen pickup truck whizzed by his bedroom window during the wee hours of the morning June 26. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
High speed chase raises questions
December 2, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 4, 2009
The current co-editors of the Forest Issue newsletter/newspaper are, in front, from left, Iris Olson and Jan McKay. In back are, from left, Jodey Tusler and LaVonne Edelman. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Lake George news product remains successful
November 4, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 9, 2009
Vern Telken fixes and sells vintage cars at Tin Lizzie Antiques. He says male customers appreciate having the opportunity to look at the cars while their wives shop for antiques. (Riham Feshir / Enterprise)
Tin Lizzie Antiques opens in Lake George
September 9, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 8, 2009
The Woodland Convenience Store and Wigwam, in the background, both closed last fall.  But a new antique store recently opened and locals are hoping it will spearhead a downtown business revival. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Vacant stores challenge Lake George leaders to refocus for resurgence
July 8, 2009 - 1:00pm