For Junk Crush, library offers book repurposing activity

Sep 12, 2019
The Lake City Public Library invites the public to a event creating something new out of old book covers as part of Junk Crush on Saturday, Sept. 14. To participate, people can come to the library from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. (while supplies last). This event is free and open to the public and all...

Goodhue County 4-Hers win ribbons, scholarships at state fair

Sep 12, 2019
Goodhue County had 109 youth participate in Livestock Encampment and 67 youth participate in the General Encampment at the Minnesota State Fair in 2019. County 4-H youth came home with 26 Purple Ribbons, and over $25,000 in scholarship funds. Throughout the year, 4-H youth select project areas...

Jewel golf tourney honors first responders, benefits HOPE Coalition

Sep 12, 2019
The Jewel Golf Club in Lake City is hosting a golf tournament to thank first responders for their service to the public on Friday, Oct. 11. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. and shotgun start is at noon. Entry fee is $60 per person and includes golf, golf cart, prizes and a buffet dinner. The...

Junk Crush repurposes park, city this weekend

Sep 12, 2019
Junk Crush is back this year in a new location Saturday, Sept. 14, and Sunday, Sept. 15. The festival of antique, repurposed, and handmade goods–as well as local wines and more recently brews–will have Patton Park as its epicenter, but it isn’t leaving downtown entirely. Lake City Chamber of...

Women's hiking group forms in Lake City

Sep 12, 2019
A new women’s trail hiking group starts Wednesday, Sept. 18. The group will meet on Wednesdays at 9 a.m. in the Lake City marina parking lot (behind Family Dollar) and then carpool to hiking location. Hikes will be “Nothing extreme—just getting out to explore and enjoy nature on our beautiful...

Letter: 'Legacy' sculpture to be on display at arts center opening

Sep 12, 2019
To the editor: During your Junk Crush stroll through Patton Park be sure to continue on to the new Lake City Art and Cultural Center on Center Street. The Center’s capstone event will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday with ribbon cutting, 13 artist displays and several artisan works for sale. Also on...

Hiawatha Animal Humane Society - Pet of the Week

Sep 11, 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

Friends to hold Junk Crush used book sale

Sep 11, 2019
    The Friends of the Lake City Public Library will hold a Junk Crush Used Book Sale 2019 from Friday, Sept. 13 through Sunday, Sept. 15.  The sale will be held at the former public safety building at 209 South High Street, next to the library.      Featured will be an extensive assortment of...

Calendar photo, vote deadline is Sept. 16

Sep 11, 2019
The Hiawatha Animal Humane Society will be wrapping up their entries for the 2020 calendars this week.People who would like to submit a photo or vote for their favorite pet for the calendar contest can register at society.  The deadline for photo...

Car show proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House

Sep 11, 2019
The Lake City Lakesters car club and the Lake City Lions Club presented a check from the proceeds of the Lake City Water Ski Days car show to the Ronald McDonald House in Rochester recently.  From left: Kenny McEwen, Lions Club and Lakester club car show chairperson; Samantha Whipple, Ronald...


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