Memorial Day 2014

The Iowa Great Lakes were hopping with traffic this weekend, as visitors and locals stopped to remember and honor veterans and current servicemen. Several schools in Dickinson County had their graduation ceremonies, flea markets were in high swing and people enjoyed the lakes, mini-golf, and other great summer activities from around the area. It was … Read more

Arnold’s Park Amusement Park Opens

It’s the start of summer when the Arnold’s Park Amusement Park opens! This weekend families enjoyed the opening of the Amusement Park and all that it has to offer, especially the renovated Legend Wooden Roller Coaster. There was lots of smiles throughout the Park, both Friday night and Saturday, from young and old alike! Make … Read more

Marble and West Hottes Lake Open House

The Spirit Lake Protective Association, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, and members of the Dickinson County Clean Water Alliance invite the public to a short presentation and open house on Tuesday, May 20th from 6 – 8 pm at Mini-Wakan State Park Shelter House regarding the upcoming restoration project on Marble and West Hottes Lakes. … Read more

2014 Walleye Weekend

The weather was been beautiful for fishermen who traveled from all over the Midwest to the Iowa Great Lakes this weekend. There were 1,680 entries by midnight May 3 – all going for one of those six $32,000 tagged walleye. See our photo album on Facebook at this link Full walleye weekend results are not yet … Read more