Live Music: 
Dan Ferstenou at the Railhouse Dec. 8

Dec 6, 2018
St. Paul-based singer-guitarist Dan Ferstenou will perform Saturday, Dec. 8, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Railhouse Grill in Lake City. “Growing up in western Wisconsin, Dan taught himself guitar at a young age. He has been a member of various rock, blues, and acoustic bands over the years,...

Gnawed tree tips over

Dec 6, 2018
This tree, one of a handful in the vicinity that appear to have been gnawed around its base, lies on the shore of Lake Pepin not far from Roschen Park. Two other damaged trees remain standing, for now.

Rodester talks tourism with Rotary Club

Dec 6, 2018
Lake City Tourism Bureau (LCTB) Executive Director Kathy Jo Rodester was the guest speaker at the Dec. 3 Lake City Rotary Club meeting. She informed the group that tourism is a $15 billion dollar industry in Minnesota. The LCTB receives funding from the 3 percent lodging tax in Lake City. Last year...

Rodester wins regional tourism award

Dec 6, 2018
Kathy Jo Rodester, Executive Director of the Lake City Tourism Bureau received the Presidents Award from Stephanie Busiahn, president of the Southern Minnesota Tourism Association (SMTA) that was held in New Ulm. “Every year the president at the end of her term awards someone in the organization...

Low vision support group meets Dec. 13

Dec 6, 2018
Lake City’s low and no vision support group will meet on Thursday, Dec. 13, at 2:15 at St. Mark’s Episcopal church, 110 Oak Street west of Patton Park. The group will plan for future meetings and share what they have learned and accomplished since beginning in April. People are asked to bring...

St. John's Choir presents Christmas concert Dec. 12

Dec 6, 2018
On Wednesday, December 12, at 7 P.M., St. John’s Choir presents its Advent-Christmas Concert. Everyone is welcome to attend. People are encouraged to come early to hear the piano/organ duets of Dianne and Bob Wolff. The church will be adorned for the season with Christmas trees, boughs and...

Hiawatha Animal Humane Society - Pet of the Week

Dec 5, 2018
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

Mayo surgeon joins Lake City orthopedics team

Dec 5, 2018
Gregory Erickson, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon, will join Michael Johnson, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon, and Jill Jensen, a physician assistant in Orthopedics, to provide clinical and surgical services at Mayo Clinic Health System in Lake City.Dr. Erickson earned his medical degree at Wake Forest...

Library to host author B. Wayne Quist Dec. 12

Dec 5, 2018
The Lake City Public Library invites the public to join them on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 4 p.m. when they host author B. Wayne Quist.Quist will lead a roundtable discussion on World War II.  Quist is the author of many publications in the fields of national security, political science, and history. ...

Auxiliary cookie walk to be held Dec. 13

Dec 5, 2018
The Auxiliary at Mayo Clinic Health System in Lake City will hold its 25th annual Cookie Walk on Thursday, Dec. 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until the cookies are gone.The cookies will be on sale at the Lake City Alliance Bank, 105 E. Lyon Ave., for the cost of $7 per pound.Items include...


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