Members of the Lake City VFW Auxiliary replaced over 400 flags provided by VFW Post 8729 at the graves of veterans buried at St. John’s Cemetery, St. Mary’s Cemetery, and Lakewood Cemetery in Lake City.
Sometimes things don’t go according to plan so you have to create a back-up plan. And sometimes the back-up plan doesn’t work and you have to wing it. Lake City High School’s 2020 awards night ceremony was one of those times.
The Lake City Public Library is reopening Thursday, May 21, (today) after an extended closure due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Lake City Thursday Market by the Lake will open for the season Thursday, June 11.
Both the state House of Representatives and Senate failed to pass bonding bills in the waning moments of the 2020 legislative session.
On Wednesday, May 13, the Athletic Booster Club recognized the Class of 2020 student athletes with a drive-by program. The event consisted of three stops on Garden Street in front of the High School.
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Class of 2020 award winners Not Pictured: Cody Buck - Cody Buck has received a Greater Lake City Community Foundation Technical College scholarship for $1,500 and the Josh Leonard Memorial scholarship for $1,000.Benjamin Johnson - is a Socratic Challenge scholar.
Members of the Lake City VFW Auxiliary replaced over 400 flags provided by VFW Post 8729 at the graves of veterans buried at St. John’s Cemetery, St. Mary’s Cemetery, and Lakewood Cemetery in Lake City. Placing flags on behalf of the auxiliary were (from left) Nancy Banks, Donna Lichtblau, Tammy...
The Lake City Public Library is reopening Thursday, May 21, (today) after an extended closure due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Hours will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday. Several patron policies have...
The 12th annual “Walking Lake Pepin” Lake City community summer walking/fitness challenge is scheduled to happen this summer. The 10-week event will begin on Sunday, May 31 and continues through Saturday, Aug. 8. This year’s theme, “Walk Local, Shop Local”, was chosen to encourage walking instead...
On Wednesday, May 13, the Athletic Booster Club recognized the Class of 2020 student athletes with a drive-by program. The event consisted of three stops on Garden Street in front of the High School. At Stop 1 senior parents and athletes picked up a Marien’s Deli sack lunch compliments of the...
After COVID-19 put a stop to the first two commencement plans for the Lincoln High School Class of 2020, the school has announced a three-phase event on Sunday, May 31 to celebrate seniors while adhering to social distancing requirements. Part one is a video presentation featuring the band playing...
Memorial Day is Monday, May 25, and even during a pandemic there many local opportunities to mark to occasion. Traditional Memorial Day observances in Lake City, Red Wing, Wabasha and Kellogg have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 stay at home orders. Q-Media, owners of radio stations in Red...
Both the state House of Representatives and Senate failed to pass bonding bills in the waning moments of the 2020 legislative session. A $2 billion bonding bill in the DFL-led House fell six votes shy of the 60 percent needed for approval. A $998 million bonding proposal backed by Republicans who...
Lake City Thursday Market by the Lake will open for the season Thursday, June 11.
The Lincoln High School Hall of Fame has announced the 2020 Hall of Fame inductees. The inductees are John “Patrick” Kennedy in the category of Athletics, John Blondell and Paul Holland in the Fine Arts category, Shawn Sweeney for Outstanding Contribution, Jack Powers in the category of...
Lake City City Council members sounded open to a proposal to refund a portion of city liquor license fees to help businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. “We have had some individuals with liquor licenses asking – similar to other communities – if we would be willing to reimburse liquor...
Filing for three Lake City City Council seats and the ffice of mayor ends Tuesday, June 2. Mayor Mark Nichols and City Council member Cindy McGrath have said they will seek second terms. Jason DeVinny, who was appointed to the seat resigned by Mary Lou Waltmann in 2019, will seek a full term on...
Sometimes things don’t go according to plan so you have to create a back-up plan. And sometimes the back-up plan doesn’t work and you have to wing it. Lake City High School’s 2020 awards night ceremony was one of those times. State restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic took the annual event in...
7th grade winners from Lincoln High School Awards night on May 13
8th grade honorees from Lincoln High School awards night on May 13.
10th grade honorees from Lincoln High School Awards Night on May 13.
11th grade honorees from Lincoln High School Awards Night on May 13.

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