Greater Lake City Community Foundation presents to Rotary Club

Jan 25, 2023
Bruce Carlstrom (left) and Jim Schreck (right) of the Greater Lake City Community Foundation (GLCCF) were the guest speakers at the Lake City Rotary Club meeting on Jan. 16. “(GLCCF) has been going on for 10 years now and they are doing wonderful work,” the Rotary Club said in a news release. “They...

Hawk appears bemused by the snowfall

Jan 25, 2023
Local photographer and filmmaker Ben Threinen took this photo of an immature red-tailed hawk waiting out the snowfall on the morning of Jan. 19. “Looks cold!” Threinen said.

Kiwanis Club announces January 2023 students of the month

Jan 25, 2023
The Lake City Kiwanis Club has announced its January, 2023, students of the month. They are Lincoln High School students Grace Ackermann (left) and Liberty Heise (right). Both were nominated by the Lincoln High School English department.

Lake City Public Schools celebrates Paraprofessional Recognition Week

Jan 25, 2023
Lake City Public Schools recognized the paraprofessionals working at Bluff View Elementary School and Lincoln High School this week as part of the statewide Paraprofessional Recognition Week. “Our paras are second to none and we couldn’t do this work without them,” Bluff View Principal Eric...

Community choir rehearsals resume Jan. 26

Jan 25, 2023
The Lake City Community Choir will kick off its 2023 season with a rehearsal and informal gathering this Thursday, Jan. 26 (today), at 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. This is open to singers of all ages, particularly those who enjoy being part of a fun, friendly group of local residents...

Eight from Lake City BPA chapter advance to state

Jan 25, 2023
Lake City High School’s Business Professionals of America (BPA) chapter took care of business at the Regional competition on Thursday, Jan. 5, when 8 members won state trips. Roughly 275 students from ten area schools competed at Regionals, which was held at Rochester Community and Technical...

Environmental Learning Program plans relaunch meeting on Jan. 30

Jan 25, 2023
The Lake City Environmental Learning Program (ELP) has scheduled an interest meeting for Jan. 30, at 6 p.m. at the Lake City Public Library. The Lake City ELP is a local youth program that has been in a hiatus since March 2020 when COVID-19 closed many thriving programs, according to a news...

Euchre tourney Jan. 28

Jan 25, 2023
There is to be a euchre tournament on Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Lake City VFW. Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. Play starts at 1 p.m. The entry fee is $5. The Lake City VFW is located at 115 N. Franklin St., Lake City.

History help offered at Open Hours events

Jan 25, 2023
The Lake City Historical Society (LCHS) will be hosting an Open Hours event this Friday, Jan. 27 in the second floor ballroom of City Hall from noon to 3 p.m. The LCHS introduced these events this month as a means to engage more people with Lake City history—either through access and guidance to...

Library to host free kids’ fitness programs

Jan 25, 2023
The Lake City Public Library will be hosting free kids’ fitness programs in February. The programs are available for any child age seven and up and are for all fitness levels. Programs will take place at the library and run from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Feb. 2, 9, and 16. Feb. 2 will be Yoga with...


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