Community

Community foundation donates $2,000 to Peters Memorial Fund

May 22, 2024
The Peters Memorial Fund announced in a news release that it “is a proud recipient of a $2,000 grant from the Greater Lake City Community Foundation. The grant will help the Peters Memorial Fund cover the cost of prom fees and Driver’s Education classes for local students needing financial...

Humane Society 5K-9 attracts 31 participants and raises $1,200

May 22, 2024
On May 18, the Hiawatha Animal Humane Society (HAHS) held its annual 5K-9 Fun Run/Walk along Lake City’s River Walk. Thanks to 31 participants, HAHS raised $1,200 for the care of animals in their foster homes, the society said. Sponsors Anytime Fitness and Lake Pepin Pet Clinic covered all the race...

LCAA hosts Lyzander on Sunday, May 26

May 22, 2024
Lake City Area Arts will host musician Lyzander at a Coffee House concert event at the Lake City Area Arts on May 26 at 1:30 p.m. Doors open at 1 p.m. There’s a $5 admission charge and refreshments will be available. “Performing over 200 shows per year since 2011 - half of them as a solo act and...

Nine inducted into Lake City Bowling Hall of Fame

May 22, 2024
The Lake City Bowling Association inducted nine people into the Lake City Bowling Hall of Fame at an enshrinement dinner held May 18 at the Lake City VFW. Pictured are inductees (front row, from left) Bob Hanson, Sandee Plank, Tammy Anderson (accepting on behalf of inductee the late Mark Anderson...

Trio of seniors performs Billy Joel’s ‘Vienna’ at choral pops concert

May 22, 2024
Lincoln High School choir’s Pops concert last week included a performance of the Billy Joel song “Vienna” by Molly Fitterer (right), accomanied by Noah Wallerich (center) on piano, and Nate Stevenson (left) on the drums.

Forward Bank reps speak at Rotary

May 22, 2024
Three members of Forward Bank joined Lake City Rotary Club Monday at Port 104 for one of Rotary’s weekly meetings. We learned from Jesscia Frahm that Forward Bank will be offering a lot of lending programs. Their current headquarters are in Marshfield, Wis., and Lake City will be one of...

High school announces April 2024 Students of the Month

May 22, 2024
Lincoln High School has announced the April 2024 Students of the Month for grades seven through nine Two students from these grades are selected each month. April students include: • Seventh grade: Miranda Koehler and Elijah Finnigan • Eighth grade: Makenna Mueller and James Cooper • Ninth...

Kiwanis Club hears from Community Education Director Kvasnicka

May 22, 2024
Lake City’s Kiwanis club heard about Amanda Kvasnicka’s job as the Community Education Director at Lake City Public Schools. A Lake City native, she watched both her parents involvement in our community, so this work was something she felt called to do. She works out of Bluff View Elementary...

Lake City among top Memorial Day fishing destinations

May 22, 2024
Lake City is the fourth best fishing spot in the nation for Memorial Day weekend, according to the FishingBooker, an online platform for booking fishing guides. “This year’s Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener celebrated its 76th anniversary precisely on Lake Pepin just two weeks before Memorial...

Memorial Day programs set for May 27

May 22, 2024
Veterans groups and volunteers in Lake City, Zumbro Falls, and Millville have announced their annual Memorial Day programs on May 27 to honor veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. The public is invited to all of the events. Lake City’s Memorial Day begins at 10 a.m. in the Lincoln High School...

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