FROM THE FILES
Last updated 6/7/2022 at 6:37am
100 years ago
June 8, 1922
in McIlroy Lake
Young Man Loses Life While Simming Sunday Morning
Fred Rheinforhd, a young man well known in this community, lost his life by drowning in McIlroy Lake last Sunday about the noon hour. He was attempting to swim cross the lake when he was overcome and although he struggled in the water for sometime, he finally sank before help could reach him.
The body was not recovered until Monday morning, when Deputy Sheriff Lambert and George Coss,working from a raft and using poles, located it.
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