A lot has happened recently at the Ohuta Beach construction site: some of it obvious, some of it hidden from sight.
The Lake City Historical Society is debuting a new documentary along with a new way to watch it and other local history videos. “Famous Names of Lake City, Volume 2” is one of a handful of videos on the Lake City Historical Society’s new YouTube...
Twelve students were confirmed during an Affirmation of Baptism ceremony at First Lutheran Church on Sunday morning, Sept. 12. Front row, from left: Pastor Tim Ehling, Bailee Kohrs, Ayonna Nadeau, Ashley Emerson, Emma Kopp, Alison Wallerich, Miranda...
Lake Pepin has been a popular gathering place for pelicans recently, as this photo from Ben Threinen shows. “Last Thursday through Saturday the pelicans were a beautiful sight to watch,” he writes. “I do not remember a fall with this many pelicans...
Ten members of the Lincoln High School class of 1953 held their 68th class reunion at Port 104 with noon lunch and visiting on Friday, Sept. 17. Front Row, from left: Bonnie (Buck) Bunkowske, Darlene (Adler) Paulson, Marjorie (Parrott) Hayes,...
Front row, from left: Dave Johannessohn, Gary Ludwig, Bill Fuhrman, Cheryl Luettinger, Chari Glander Myers, Barry Possehl, Joanne Hinck Lafferty, Gayle Larson Hauschildt, Scott Malles, Don Oliver, Tom Harkins.
The Lake City Historical Society is debuting a new documentary along with a new way to watch it and other local history videos. “Famous Names of Lake City, Volume 2” is one of a handful of videos on the Lake City Historical Society’s new YouTube Channel. Ben Threinen, who directed the 42-minute...
A lot has happened recently at the Ohuta Beach construction site: some of it obvious, some of it hidden from sight. “The big progress to report is that the wear course was put down on Saturday,” said Megan Smith, Lake City’s Planning and Community Development director. “This is the finished layer...
The Lake City School Board voted unanimously to appoint Patrick Dwelle to the vacant school board seat at its Monday, Sept. 20, meeting. Unless the appointment is challenged, Dwelle will join the board 30 days from the appointment and serve until someone is elected to fill the seat in the November...
The new pickleball courts at Underwood Park in Lake City appeared to be missing just one thing Tuesday, Sept. 21: nets. Those are on backorder and expected to arrive next week, according to city Public Works Director Scott Jensen. In the meantime, players can bring portable nets to use on the...
A Lake City Marina truck pushes the sailboat “Persephone” toward Marina Point on Tuesday, Sept. 21. Hundreds of boats that populate the marina docks will come out of the water in the coming weeks. Many will be stored on-site. Persephone is a fitting name for a vessel that spends a season in disuse...
Front row, from left: Dave Johannessohn, Gary Ludwig, Bill Fuhrman, Cheryl Luettinger, Chari Glander Myers, Barry Possehl, Joanne Hinck Lafferty, Gayle Larson Hauschildt, Scott Malles, Don Oliver, Tom Harkins. Middle row, from left: Bob Kemp, Bonnie Roberson, Miriam Johnson Holden, Deb Oseth...
Ten members of the Lincoln High School class of 1953 held their 68th class reunion at Port 104 with noon lunch and visiting on Friday, Sept. 17. Front Row, from left: Bonnie (Buck) Bunkowske, Darlene (Adler) Paulson, Marjorie (Parrott) Hayes, Lorraine (Weber) Heitmann, Mary Ann (Banitt) Beck. Back...
Lake Pepin has been a popular gathering place for pelicans recently, as this photo from Ben Threinen shows. “Last Thursday through Saturday the pelicans were a beautiful sight to watch,” he writes. “I do not remember a fall with this many pelicans stopping by Lake City.”
Twelve students were confirmed during an Affirmation of Baptism ceremony at First Lutheran Church on Sunday morning, Sept. 12. Front row, from left: Pastor Tim Ehling, Bailee Kohrs, Ayonna Nadeau, Ashley Emerson, Emma Kopp, Alison Wallerich, Miranda Dudley. Back row, from left: Ella Matzke, Jenna...
The Lake City Girls Tennis team traveled to Cannon Falls on Thursday, Sept. 9 and came up short of a win with a 2-5 final score. Number 1 singles Madeline Medvec lost to Hannah Hjellming in a tie-breaker 6-3, 3-6, 4-10. Number 2 singles Brooke Bee defeated Lauren Ritz 6-2, 6-2 followed by...
The Lake City Tigers faced three opponents within one week, taking to the court against Zumbrota-Mazeppa, Byron, and Cannon Falls. The Tigers tallied a big win and handed the Zumbrota-Mazeppa Cougars their first loss of the season on Sept. 13. The Tigers’ cohesiveness as a team took shape as a...
The Lake City Girls Tennis team hosted Cotter High School on Thursday, Sept. 16, and racked up another win for the Tigers. Number 1 singles Madeline Medvec fell short of a win against Cotters Elanna Kohner 3-6, 2-6, followed by Number 2 singles Brooke Bee with a loss against Anna Piechowski 6-8,...
Justin Wohlers accounted for 358 yards of offense and six touchdowns as fourth-ranked Lake City moved to 3-0 on the season with a 46-32 victory over Rochester Lourdes at home last Friday night. The Tigers quarterback completed 22 of 25 passes for 284 yards and four touchdowns, while rushing 23...
The Lake City Tiger Cross Country team ventured to Eyota for the Dover-Eyota Invite. Lake City runners won both varsity individual titles along with the girls’ title. The boys’ varsity placed second to Lewiston-Altura/Rushford-Peterson (LARP). The junior varsity (JV) boys and junior high girls...
The BB Bowl proved to be no trouble for the Lake City Tiger bowlers as they won both of their matches. They took on Preston in the first match, winning all five games. The Tigers were led by junior Resa Laqua who was perfect on the match with 100% fill percentage followed by Jaxson and Dru...
On Sept. 12 the Lake City Tiger Marching Band made up of students in 10th through 12th grade marched in the Kellogg Watermelon Festival with Grand Marshall Thelma Holland. Thelma is the mother of the late Paul Holland who led the Tiger Marching Band from 2001 to 2020. The Tiger marching season is...
The Lake City High School girls tennis team rounded out their first day of school with a win on the road against the Red Wing Wingers on Tuesday, Sept. 7. Number 1 singles Madeline Medvec earned a win for the team in two sets against the Wingers’ Hannah Kosec with a 7-5, 6-3 score. Number 2...
Lake City girls soccer hosted Triton last week, Tuesday. The home team began their scoring binge 7 minutes into the game, finishing the half with a 7-0 lead. After switching positions and playing style in the second half a variety of seven girls were able to aid the Tigers in their 12-0 win....
Harry Roberts has been awarded the Gold Leaf in recognition of his many hours of service to Frontenac State Park, the Frontenac State Park Association announced recently. The award was presented by Brian Schreiber, president of Frontenac State Park Association on Aug. 19. The leaf will be added...
The Lake City harriers traveled to LaCrescent to compete against several Section 1A powers at the LaCrescent “Crazy Buffalo” Invite at Pine Creek Golf Course. The varsity races increased to 4000 meters for this meet. The entries increased to an unlimited number for the varsity races.
The Lake City Girls Tennis team took a 2-5 loss against Rochester Lourdes on Sept. 14. Number 1 singles Sophia Mahn lost to Ryann Witter 0-6, 0-6. Number 2 singles Megan Jostock was defeated by Ana Medina 0-6, 0-6, Number 3 singles Stevie Jostock lost to Caroline Daly 0-6, 0-6. Number 4 singles...
The competitive season started for the Lake City High School cross country teams at Rosemount on Sept. 3. No more triangular meets, and no more racing in pods of twenty-five runners. Rosemount is a great place to run because of the terrain, but the races are always super competitive because of...
The Republicans of Wabasha County will hold their montly meeting on Monday, Sept. 27, at 6 p.m. at the Zumbro Falls Golf Course. Supper will be first, followed by a meeting at 7 p.m. For more information, people can contact Alice Atkinson at 507-753-2142.
Last week the Lake City Soccer program had a busy week with games against Rochester Lourdes, Kasson-Mantorville, and Red Wing. On Tuesday, Sept. 14, they traveled to play Lourdes. The Varsity team lost 1-6. Their only goal was scored by Senior captain, Avery Blaser on a free kick in the second...

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