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St. Mary’s invites people to participate in synod

Jan 19, 2022
Any baptized Catholic - practicing or not - is invited to attend a listening session at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church on Saturday, Jan. 29. Anyone else who’s interested is welcome to attend as well. It’s the local manifestation of a two-year long synod announced by Pope Francis that began...

Sustainable ag, forestry scholarship available

Jan 19, 2022
A $5,000 scholarship for junior level college students committed to sustainability in the fields of forestry and agriculture now seeking applicants. The Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry Scholarship Endowment Fund invites qualified students to apply for the upcoming fall season scholarship. The...

Tickets on sale for LCAA winter dance

Jan 19, 2022
Tickets are now available online for Lake City Area Arts’ winter fundraiser dance featuring the band LP and the 45s. The dance is Saturday, Feb. 5, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club. “LP and the 45s is a classic hits cover band from Rochester, Minn. We pay tribute to the...

Valley View Alpha Course begins Jan. 25

Jan 19, 2022
Valley View Assembly of God Chruch is inviting people to join them for a new course the church is offering called Alpha. “Alpha is a series of group conversations that explore life, spirituality, and faith through a Christian lens. It’s a place to explore and discuss life, faith, and meaning. Each...

DFL opts for contactless caucus format

Jan 19, 2022
Due to the continuing rate of COVID-19 spread, both the Goodhue County DFL and Wabasha County DFL will conduct contactless caucuses on February 1, 2022. Precinct caucus attendees can submit their resolutions and a non-attendee form with intent to hold precinct officer or convention delegate...

Auxiliary announces ‘Star Spangled Banner’ singing competition

Jan 12, 2022
VFW Auxiliary Post 8729 is kicking off the VFW Auxiliary’s national anthem singing contest, “Get Excited for the Red, White and Blue!” “Local youth in grades K-12 can showcase their talent, display their patriotism and express their creativity while competing for their share of $2,000 in national...

County seeing ‘record numbers’ of COVID-19 cases

Jan 12, 2022
We are seeing an increase of COVID-19 cases throughout Minnesota and the US. Wabasha County has had over 70 new confirmed cases in the past five days. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Minnesota Department of Health continue to report that the Omicron variant is expected to be more...

Gundersen St. Elizabeth offers Pfizer boosters for ages 12-15

Jan 12, 2022
Gundersen St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and Clinics now offers the Pfizer COVID-19 booster to 12 to 15-year-olds, according to a news release. Pfizer is the only COVID vaccine approved for this age group. Appointments must be scheduled by parents or guardians by calling 651-565-5600. Patients and non-...

Lake City Eagle Scout project remembers departed friend

Jan 12, 2022
When it came to the major project that’s a pre-requisite to becoming an Eagle Scout, Lake City Boy Scout Kellen Peterson had a few ideas in mind. But when the idea for a memorial garden in honor of his friend Austin Scott came up, Peterson knew it was the one. They met on the school bus in the...

Ross joins historical society board

Jan 12, 2022
The Lake City Historical Society announces a board appointment. Valerie Ross has joined the Society as of November. She brings a valuable perspective with her still active role with the Eden Prairie Historical Society as a Board member for over 15 years, according to the Lake City Historical...

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