Hiawatha Animal Humane Society - Pet of the Week

Jun 12, 2019
These pets are available for adoption through the Hiawatha Animal Humane Society.   Each individual pet listing tells a story and who to contact for more information.  For a complete listing of the animals still available for adoption visit their website

Summer space program is underway

Jun 12, 2019
The Lake City Public Library opened it’s Summer Space Program with a visit from Joe with ScienceTellers on June 4.  Kids in attendance were able to participate in a variety of experiments that were performed.  Shown above, kids show off their alien glasses. from row, from left: Jayden Lichtenberg,...

WWII-era honored at St. Olaf reunion

Jun 12, 2019
On Saturday, June 1, World War II veteran Dave McKenzie and longtime friend Katie Meyer Schmidt were honored at St. Olaf College, along with other World War II-era class members. Dave represented the class of 1943 and Katie the class of 1945. It was quite a day at St Olaf – at 96 Dave was the...

Legion presents Blue Star banner

Jun 12, 2019
Recently Millville American Post 579 membership director Dick Grobe (left) presented a Blue Star Banner to Denay Kelly, whose son Jacob Kelsey is serving in the Armed Forces. “Blue Star Banners are displayed in the front window of their homes which  shows the family’s pride in their loved one...

50-year American Legion awards

Jun 12, 2019
50-year American Legion membership awards were presented to brothers Larry and Lee Leonhardt by Millville American Legion Post 579 commander Don Sexton and membership director Dick Grobe following the Memorial Day program on May 27. Both Larry and Lee are Vietnam veterans. From left: Grobe, Lee...

Marching band kicks off summer schedule

Jun 12, 2019
The Lake City Tiger Marching Band kicked off its summer program on June 8 with a parade in Baldwin, Wis.  They followed that up with a performance at Durand, Wis. on June 9.  Members of the colorguard squad, from left: Martha Weinrich, Taeryn Kessler, Emma Berger, Cadie Wolf, McKenna Bremer, Hannah...

First barge contest winner

Jun 12, 2019
Pat Lemke (left) from Caledonia claimed her prize on Saturday for guessing the most accurate date for the first barge to pass by Lake City this spring.  The contest is sponsored every year by the Lake City Tourism Bureau. John Hutchinson congratulated and presented a $50 Lake House on Pepin...

City recognizes employee milestones

Jun 12, 2019
The Lake City City Council Monday recognized several employees for reaching five-year increment milestones in their employment with the city. Pictured are Mayor Mark Nichols with City Clerk Kari Schreck (15 years), and Marina Administrator Jeff Brand (20 years). Also recognized, but not present,...

Totally radishes

Jun 12, 2019
Community garden greenthumbs Wayne Quist (at left, below) and Dave Dueholm submitted this photo of some of the first radishes out of their plot at the Lake City Community Garden on North 10th Street. Did you grow anything pretty and/or delicious? Send us a photo at We...

Whiskey Dick’s named friends of dairy

Jun 12, 2019
The Wabasha County American Dairy Association and area dairy farmers would like to recognize Whiskey Dick’s Eatery and Saloon in Millville as the 2018 Friend of Dairy. Pictured are Whiskey Dick’s owners Phil and Nikki Dick In 2018 Whiskey Dick’s Eatery and Saloon offered free milk with a purchase...


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