Sixteen local artists will present “Celebrating Summer” at the Lake City Marina from July 21 through Aug. 8. The show is open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. It is free and open to the public. An opening reception to meet the artists will be July 20 from 6 p.m....
The Lake City Fire Department has announced several officer appointments. Seated, from left, are Assistant Chief Dan Moyer and Chief Greg Sievers. Standing, from left, are Training Officer Derek Nibbe, Captains Brandon Herzig and Dave Glomski and...
It wasn’t quite a house-warming party, but it kind of felt like it Friday as members of the Lake City Police Department and Ambulance Service gave tours to City Council members and others of the city’s new public safety building on 10th street. The...
The Lake City School Board is expected to vote Monday on whether, and how, to proceed with an expansion of Bluff View Elementary School. At 32,000 square feet, the addition would add kindergarten classrooms, a new cafeteria, a multi-purpose...
The City Council will likely vote in August whether to give itself authority to bond to pay for a five-year street construction plan. Normally, the city would be required to hold a referendum to issue the $4 million in bonds, but state law gives...
The Lake City Tiger marching band recently completed their summer marching season and a seven-day trip to Tennessee and points south.While on the Tennessee trip the Tigers experienced everything the south has to offer, including: great hospitality,...
Thanks to the generosity of the people of Lake City, Swan Jewelers has raised over $2300 for the Freedom Honor Flights, the store said in a news release. This money will be used to send Veterans to Washington D.C. to visit the monuments erected in their honor. With this amount, the program is able...
The Lake City Fire Department has announced several officer appointments. Seated, from left, are Assistant Chief Dan Moyer and Chief Greg Sievers. Standing, from left, are Training Officer Derek Nibbe, Captains Brandon Herzig and Dave Glomski and Training Officer Dan Patterson.
Mayor Mark Nichols, on behalf of the City Council and the City of Lake City, presented service awards to four city employees during the July 10 council meeting. From left are: Lake City Police Officer Trevor Zimmerman (five years), Police Officer Matt Klees (15 years), Hok-Si-La Park Manager Joanne...
Sunday, July 9, was a grateful and exciting time in the life of the Bethany Lutheran Church congregation. Members gathered as Pastor Scott Fiege (left) and Congregation President Neil Stehr (right) burned the mortgage on the church addition. On June 23, 1991 ground was broken for a new addition to...
The Lake City Fire Department has announced the winners of its fundraising raffle drawing held July 1. They are: • Travis Liffrig - Ford Ranger • Mike Eggenberger - Fireplace • Kim Goihl - $500 • Steve Ahlers - $500 • Jean Sweeney - Golf membership to Mt. Frontenac • Kelly Nelson - Dinner at Nosh...
It is hard to believe that we have passed the half way point for the calendar year. With this in mind I am writing to provide you with a City Council update from a past, present, and future perspective. After six months on the council and as Mayor, my biggest takeaway is how impressed I am with...
It wasn’t quite a house-warming party, but it kind of felt like it Friday as members of the Lake City Police Department and Ambulance Service gave tours to City Council members and others of the city’s new public safety building on 10th street. The facility officially opened the following Monday...
To the editor: Two topics, separate but related. Both in my opinion, having significant potential to help reverse Lake City’s population decline and the increasing average age of those of us that live here. First – Tonight (Thursday, July 13) at 7 p.m. a public presentation regarding “Baldy125”,...
Sixteen local artists will present “Celebrating Summer” at the Lake City Marina from July 21 through Aug. 8. The show is open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. It is free and open to the public. An opening reception to meet the artists will be July 20 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Lake City Marina. Show and Share...
Ruby White, Correspondent The Wabasha County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 to add an additional wheelage tax in an effort to keep the county roads in the best condition they can. The new wheelage tax will become effective Jan., 2018. All commissioners were present, along with County...
The Wabasha County Fair will be July 19-22 in Wabasha. There are a few new things at the fair this year. The fair’s first-ever fun run on Saturday, July 22. It is a 2.5 mile run/walk that is on both pavement and gravel. People can pre-register on our web page or register the day of the event....
The City Council will likely vote in August whether to give itself authority to bond to pay for a five-year street construction plan. Normally, the city would be required to hold a referendum to issue the $4 million in bonds, but state law gives the council authority to bond without voter approval...
Wabasha County Historical Society will host the presentation “Music in the American Civil War: Developing American Culture” on July 16. This presentation by Abigail Hall will begin at 2 p.m. at the Reads Landing School Museum. Hall is a senior at Viterbo University majoring in history and music...
The Lake City School Board is expected to vote Monday on whether, and how, to proceed with an expansion of Bluff View Elementary School. At 32,000 square feet, the addition would add kindergarten classrooms, a new cafeteria, a multi-purpose gymnasium and storage space. The changes would enable the...
To the editor: What a wonderful place Lake City is to be a band director! As we wrap up another successful summer marching season I want to say “great job” to all who helped the students of the 2017 band succeed. This year has reminded me of the importance of our school music programs and in...
Seth Gregory, M.D., recently joined the team of pediatric providers at Mayo Clinic Health System in Lake City. Dr. Gregory joins Joel Cassingham, M.D., to provide specialized care for children from birth to age 18.Dr. Gregory received his undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia in...
In one of the better baseball games played in recent years at Bill Kieffer Field Monday night the Lake City American Legion team defeated the Hayfield Legion team 3-1 in the first round of the West Sub-district One tournament.  The win kept the Post 110 squad in the winner’s bracket game of the...
The Lake City Tiger marching band recently completed their summer marching season and a seven-day trip to Tennessee and points south.While on the Tennessee trip the Tigers experienced everything the south has to offer, including: great hospitality, southern food, hot weather, high humidity, bugs,...

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