Service groups collect discarded Christmas trees

Jan 19, 2022
Trees piled in a trailer and on the ground during the annual Christmas tree collection by members of the Lake City Lions Club and Lake City Sportsman’s Club. The clubs teamed up Saturday, Jan. 8, to removed discarded Christmas trees in Lake City. Multiple teams picked up approximately 120 Christmas...

Ashes, ashes, all fall down

Jan 19, 2022
More of the city’s ash tree population were taken down recently along the 700 block of Lyon Avenue as the emerald ash borer infestation continues to spread locally.

Elementary wrestling draws dozens

Jan 19, 2022
Many Bluff View Elementary School students in grades one through six participated in a wrestling program put on by varsity wrestling Coach Doug Vaith and community volunteers. Above, participants pose for a photos. Below, participants completing a drill.-Photos submitted by Hilary Post

Goodhue County GOP caucus sites

Jan 19, 2022
Goodhue County Republican precinct caucuses will take place Tuesday, Feb. 1, at 7 p.m. at the following locations: Cannon Falls High School, Red Wing High School, Kenyon High School, Goodhue School lunch-room, Pine Island High School, Zumbrota High School, Wanamingo Elementary School, Frontenac...

High school December 2021 students of the month

Jan 19, 2022
Lincoln High School has announced its December 2021 Students of the Month for grades seven through nine at Lincoln High School. One boy and one girl from these grades are selected each month. December students include seventh grade students Annika Stevenson and Kenneth Loyo, eighth grade...

Mayor speaks to scouts

Jan 19, 2022
On Jan. 13, Lake City Mayor Mark Nichols was guest speaker during the Lake City Boy Scout Troop 94 meeting. The mayor discussed local government roles and gave examples of projects past and present that the Troop members could relate to as young citizens of Lake City, such as the Highway 61...

Snapshot of Lake City is history in the making

Jan 19, 2022
The Lake City Photography Club is celebrating the city’s 150th by producing a portrait of the city’s business community for everyone to see beginning Saturday. “The purpose was to display a snapshot of Lake City today,” said Linda Dickey, a photography club member who co-coordinated the exhibit...

So much stüff to do

Jan 19, 2022
Lake City appears to be anything but dormant this winter if all the events scheduled for the coming weeks are any indication. It all starts this weekend with a skating and kite flying event on Lake Pepin. Preparations began last week on an ice skating rink just off shore from the beach at the pier...

Some Hok-Si-La reservations now available online

Jan 19, 2022
Hok-Si-La municipal park in Lake City now offers online booking for campers. People who want to book one of the campground’s tent campsites or sleeper cabins can check availability and book their stay online at After a soft-launch last...

St. John’s schools plan open house

Jan 19, 2022
St. John’s Lutheran School and Roots to Wings Learning Center will hold an open house for people who want to learn more about what the schools offer on Wednesday, Feb. 2 from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. “All are welcome to come visit our classrooms and see our awesome teachers and students in action...


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