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.

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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Lake Viking quilters donate to local schools

Like everyone else, the Lake Viking Quilters’ routine was interrupted by COVID-19 hassles and restrictions. When the Lake Viking Clubhouse was closed in late March, the girls temporarily lost a meeting place. They met for a while after the clubhouse was open again but...

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Welcome New Members – October 2020

Lot 2138 -- Michael & Connie Harris Lot 1056 -- Brent & Lauren Hancock Lot 1061 -- Syler Construction, Inc Lot 1743 -- James & Peggy Embrey Lot 503 -- Ronald & Elisabeth Bachman Lot 2138 -- Michael & Connie Harris Lot MH155 -- Brian & Jill Ward...

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Free Hot Tub

We have a 75x82 hot tub that is in nice condition but not currently working. We are getting a replacement and would like to give it away if you are handy. Give me a call if you want to see it. Phone 816-516-5299. Email: [email protected]

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2020 — August Infractions & Warnings

Safety officers issued 32 infraction notices during the month of August.  The infractions are as follows: No Boater Safety Card - 4 Movement Conflicting – 2 Unauthorized Watercraft – 2 Careless Operation of Watercraft - 2 Failure to Maintain Trash - 2 Peace...

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Think safety when burning leaves

Here are a few tips to remember when burning leaves … Do not burn when winds are in excess of 15 mph.** Do not leave the area unattended while the leaf pile is burning. ** Plan to burn on a vegetation-free, level patch of dirt no more than 4’x4’ and at least 50’ from...

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2020 September — PWSD#3 Board Mtg.

Public Water Supply District No. 3 Of Daviess County Open Meeting -- September 15, 2020 . Call To Order -- Kyle Parkhurst, president (2023), called the meeting to order at 4 p.m. Due to an increasing spread of the coronavirus in the area, the meeting was held at the...

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Late summer 2020 events prove popular!

The Lake Viking Activities Committee has provided a busy venue for membership during the past few weeks. The recent lineup started with Patio Party #3, held once again in the clubhouse area and featuring a group called Cheap Thrills. This group was a recent addition...

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Welcome New Members — August 2020

Lake Viking Association welcomes the following new members for August 2020: . Lot 67 Todd & Tricia McCullough Lot 95 Dean Prather Lot 242 Joseph & Adrian Formanek Lot 302 Jim & Kenneta Grisham Lot 335 David & Phyllis Lawson Lot 593 William & Mara...

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LV Safety Department Goals

An 8-page report focusing on the mission and goals of the Lake Viking Safety Department has been compiled. This report includes 1-year goals, 3-year goals, and 5-year goals and emphasizes a need to update the lake's watercraft before the start of the 2021 season. The...

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Lot 2130 — For Sale

Nice lot located on Barracuda. Very scenic. Large clear rectangular lot with wooded background with very slight incline from road. Perfect setting for a home. Asking $5500 or best offer. For information call or text Pamela at 816-308-5563 or email [email protected]

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Buyer looking for lake front home or lot

Dear Neighbors, I have a client who is looking for a lake front home that does not need to be completely remodeled Or a nice lake front lot on good water. If you have either please call me at 816.309.5031. Thank you. Kevin Trimble, your Lake Viking Realtor.

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LAKE VIKING Lake Viking Church (Interdenominational) -- Rev. Robert Nelson, Pastor; Sunday School 9 a.m., worship 10 a.m. and Wednesday Bible study and prayer service 7 p.m.  Email: [email protected] Lake Viking Church, located at the east entrance of the...

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A history of Lake Viking Church In November, 1985, the Lake Viking News reported the following building permits granted by the Association for that year: 7 new homes, 2 new mobile homes, 11 utility buildings, 22 docks, 4 garages, and …1 church. At last! The Lake...

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2020 August — PWSD#3 Board Mtg.

PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT NO. 3 OF DAVIESS COUNTY OPEN MEETING -- August 18, 2020   Call To Order -- Kyle Parkhurst, President (2023), called the meeting to order at 4 p.m. Members in attendance were Harlan Horst (2023), Jeffrey Speaker (2022), Troy Lesan...

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2020 July — PWSD#3 Board Mtg.

Public Water Supply District No. 3 Of Daviess County Open Meeting -- July 21, 2020   Call to Order --  Parkhurst, President (2023), called the meeting to order at 4 p.m. Members in attendance were Harlan Horst (2023), Jeffrey Speaker (2022), and Troy Lesan...

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2020 June – PWSD#3 Board Mtg.

PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT NO. 3 OF DAVIESS COUNTY OPEN MEETING -- June 16, 2020   CALL TO ORDER -- Kyle Parkhurst, President (2023), called the meeting to order at 4 p.m. Members in attendance were Harlan Horst (2023), Mark White (2021), and Troy Lesan (2021)....

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2020 May – PWSD#3 Board Mtg.

PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT NO. 3 OF DAVIESS COUNTY OPEN MEETING -- May 19, 2020 CALL TO ORDER -- Kyle Parkhurst, President (2023), called the meeting to order at 4 p.m. Members in attendance were Harlan Horst (2023), Mark White (2021), Troy Lesan (2021), and Jeffrey...

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