The Lake Elmo Lions 60th annual Ice Fishing Contest took place on Lake Jane Feb. 5. Although January had unusually warm weather, freezing temperatures returned the week before the contest to thicken up the ice. See more photos on page 14.
Winners were Timly Moua taking first with a 3 lb. 9 oz. fish, Angie Davidson second with a 1 lb. 14 oz. catch, and Braiden Ziertman at 1 lb. 11 oz. for third.
Outdoor skating may become a memory as daytime high temperatures are slated to be well above freezing in the coming couple of weeks – hockey lovers can remember the good times Feb. 4 at Autumn Grove Park.
The show choir performance concluded the Northern Lights Showcase. In its 5th year, the showcase included a talent show, refreshments and silent auction with 280 items. Five energetic songs were part of this year’s theme “Money Can’t Buy You Happiness.”.
Ben checks out the recycled milk jug igloo while his brother Michael watches all the action going on at Christ Lutheran School’s Winter Fun Fest Jan. 28. Winter-themed activities for preschoolers also included obstacle course, ice fishing center, and more.