Truck tips over at construction site

Jun 16, 2021
A semi tractor-trailer was laying on its side Tuesday, June 8, in the construction site next to Highway 61 where the new multi-use trail from Central Point Road to Hok-Si-La is being built. Details about the incident are few. The Lake City Police Department reported that it didn’t receive a call...

Trucking firm earns industry safety award

Aug 24, 2016
Wabasha-based trucking company California Overland has been awarded the Minnesota Trucking Association 2016 “Fleet Safety Award” for truckload, combined and over the road. This recognition was recently presented at the Minnesota Trucking Association summer conference held in Breezy Point, Minn....

Letter: Truck traffic is essential to Lake City

Jul 28, 2016
To the editor: In regards to Mr. Peters’ recent article in the Graphic regarding truck traffic, apparently Mr. Peters has not had to make a living driving truck, because everything in the city of Lake City is truck-related, including business and furthermore all the truck drivers that live in Lake...

Letters: Bike trail a potential threat to democracy

Apr 13, 2016
To the editor: About the bike path through Lake City - who’s paying for it? Us taxpayers. The bikers are paying nothing. This is another transfer of our tax dollars from our fuel tax which is supposed to be used for our roads and bridges. The is the fairest tax we have. The people who use the...

California Overland wins grand trophy

Aug 19, 2015
California Overland Ltd. was recently recognized by the Minnesota Trucking Association with a Safety Plaque and “Grand Trophy for Fleet Safety” by the Minnesota Trucking Association.The awards were presented recently at the annual summer conference of the association held in Breezy Point, Minn.The...

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