Lake Viking Newsfeed

Topics and information of more immediate concern or interest to Lake Viking members will be presented here. This information may be updated and expanded as developments occur, so please check here often.

Board of Directors Meeting April 11, 2021

 Call to Order Tony Gronniger, lot 2281, called the meeting to order, held in the upper level of the clubhouse as well as via Zoom at 6:34 p.m. Board members present were Mark Leggett, lot 72; Celeste Armanees, lot 62; Troy Lesan, lot 576; Marvin McNabb, lot 28; Mike...

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Viking Valley Pool Volunteers

Viking Valley Association is looking for volunteers to oversee the pool starting August 15, 2021 through September 6, 2021. Pool hours are 1 pm - 8 pm. Email or call us at [email protected] or 660-322-9001 if you are interested in helping out! Thank you!

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Annual Meeting of Members March 7, 2021

Call to Order Susan Zalenski convened the meeting via Zoom connection at 2:00 p.m. Troy Lesan led in prayer. Susan Zalenski asked for a moment of silence for lost members.  Introduction of Board Members Susan Zalenski, President, introduced the current board members...

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Sea Doo for sale

2011 Sea Doo GTI SE 130 2 seater. 74 hours, excellent condition! $13,500 includes Sea Doo, trailer and drive up lift. Located at Lake Viking. Call 816-813-0312 if interested. Ph: 816.813.0312 or email [email protected]

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Silt Pond Construction

-Construction of the new silt pond on the south end will begin the week of  July 12th. -Shortly thereafter a portion of LV Terrace just north of Yacht Club Circle to LV Terrace will be closed during construction. -A temporary road will be installed connecting LV...

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Lake Viking New Phone Number

The Lake Viking Board of Directors and Staff are excited to announce the launching of the Lake Viking all-inclusive phone number. With this new single phone number you can access safety, the campground manager, the activity chairperson, PWSD#3, and customer service....

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Lake Viking offers positive outlook, lower dues & assessments

The membership of Viking Valley Association met virtually on March 7 for the annual meeting of members to conduct the annual board election, approve the budget and assessments, and to consider bylaw changes and other annual business. Approximately 80 attended by Zoom....

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Big Water Plant Upgrade Planned

By Troy Lesan I have an idea. Pour yourself a nice glass of water and sit down. I have an article I want you to read . . . about our drinking water. Maybe not such an exciting subject – it’s something that we mostly take for granted – but it’s very important. We are...

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Stay Safe! Observe These Safety Tips

Clean your chimney before building a fire; Warm up your car outside, not in the garage; Know the symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning … headache, dizziness, weakness, upset stomach, vomiting, chest pain and confusion; Make an emergency kit for your car; including...

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Our Iconic Residents

One of the unique attractions of living at Lake Viking is the abundance of wildlife. Some wildlife is seasonal, like loons and pelicans, but these eagles, along with several others, are permanent residents and we are glad to have them. Later in the year, when the lake...

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Fish stocking

Around a dozen folks were on hand at the Yacht Club to witness Harrison Fishery stocking Lake Viking with 800 walleye. Mike Feiden, one of the onlookers, commented on LV Facebook: “It was a fantastic day for our fishery!” . Brett Bush, who is the Association contact...

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Birding …and Snow Birding!

Dwight and Sharon Svuba have owned a house at Lake Viking since 2001. Needless to say, with eagles, herons, pelicans, and even occasional loons, the Lake has been a good place for Dwight to pursue his hobby of photographing birds. Each winter, however, the Svubas...

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Holiday Safety Tips…

Holiday Safety Tips… Keep tree fresh by watering daily. Keep your tree at least three feet from heat sources such as candles, electric space heaters, or fireplaces. Inspect electrical decorations before using.  Don’t overload your home’s electrical outlets/circuits....

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Death: Henry Edsel Ford [1928-2020]

Henry Edsel Ford, 92, entered peacefully into rest on Nov. 4, 2020. He was born in Kansas City, MO, on Oct. 22, 1928, to Fred James and Lenore (Beem) Ford. He grew up in Winterset, IA, and graduated from Winterset High School in 1947. He enlisted in the Air Force in...

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Death: Wilton Adkins [1933-2020]

Wilton Hugh Adkins, 87, Savannah, passed away Oct. 18, 2020, surrounded by family. Wilton was born Jan. 13, 1933, in Savannah to the late Merle Columbus and Crystal Ann (Schweizer) Adkins. He graduated from Rosendale High School in 1951 and was active in FFA, State...

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Death: Jimmy Jordan [1956-2020]

Jimmy Jordan, 63, Gallatin, passed away Sept. 23, 2020, at his home. Jimmy was born Sept. 28, 1956, the son of James P. and Darlene (Davis) Jordan in Kansas City, KS.  He grew up in Kansas City and made his roots there, however the family moved several times across...

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Death: Billy Joe Latimer [1948-2020]

Billy Joe Latimer, 72, Cameron, passed away Nov. 2, 2020. Bill was born Jan. 21, 1948, in Niangua, MO, to Howard and Iris (Forgey) Latimer. He graduated from Penney High School, class of 1966. Bill was a Union Representative for the UAW Local 31, until his retirement....

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2020 November — PWSD#3 Board Mtg.

PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT #3 OF DAVIESS COUNTY OPEN MEETING -- November 17, 2020   CALL TO ORDER -- Troy Lesan, Vice President (2021), called the meeting to order at 4 p.m. Due to an increasing spread of coronavirus in the area, the meeting was held at the...

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