Smoke Signals – News

April 23, 2021

Roads & Maintenance Department Update

We are happy to welcome Kevin Rybecki back after a long illness.  He is working part-time and brings much history back to the community.   As we come up to the spring rains, we request that each member go out and check that their culverts, ditches, etc are cleaned out.  Our […]
April 15, 2021

Important Update from Chief Plank (Cuba Fire Protection District)

April 14, 2021 Indian Hills Residents The office of the Cuba Fire Protection District has been receiving numerous calls from both residents and Insurance Companies inquiring about Fire Ratings changes.  This letter will hopefully answer any questions you may have and to clarify any confusion that may be happening. The […]
April 12, 2021

Calling All Photographers

What are YOUR favorite photos of our lake community?  Your grandchild’s first fish? That time your family member learned to ski? The eagle catching a fish right in front of you or just sitting majestically in its’ nest? That first tennis match you won against your sibling? Watching the fireworks […]
April 9, 2021

Grass Carp Update

CALL TO ACTION: HELP US REMOVE THE GRASS CARP FROM THE LAKE In the summer of 2018, we had an issue in the lake with pond weed in several of our coves. Part of our solution at that time was to drop 400 grass carp into the lake in August […]
April 9, 2021

ILPOA Buoy Policy

Lake Buoy Policy – 2021 Update To date we have received several emails from members regarding buoy placement around the lake. This communication is to clarify the Board’s position on buoys as we all look forward to 2021 lake season. The Board is committed to placing buoys where required according […]
April 8, 2021

Improvements to Cove 1

Have you seen Cove #1 lately?  If you haven’t, take a ride around, it’s looking awesome! We had a member that was doing some extensive dock/sea wall work.  But in addition to their personal work at their house, they replaced some old Association culverts and have upgraded all the ground […]
April 6, 2021

ILPOA Quarterly Member Meeting on 4/10

This Saturday, April 10th at 9 a.m. we will be hosting our Quarterly Member Meeting. We will have limited seating at the Community Hall in order to have socially distanced seating (masks required). We would like as many people as possible to be able to view this meeting so we […]
March 28, 2021

Maintenance Update (March)

The following Maintenance Report was provided by Mary Beth Huffman (ILPOA Maintenance Chair). If you have any questions regarding Maintenance you can email Mary Beth at We were good with the weather – up until February.  Luckily, the bridge was complete when the cold, snowy, icy weather hit.  Un-luckily, […]