Prairie trail birding walk at Frontenac State Park

Jun 22, 2022
The public is invited to a prairie trail birding walk at Frontenac State Park, on Saturday, June 25, at 8 a.m. “Walk the Prairie Trail and along the forested edge of Pleasant Valley Lakelet. Hope to see and hear prairie and forest birds including meadowlarks, Dicksissels, bluebirds, various...

Samuelson statue unveiling is July 2, fundraising continues

Jun 22, 2022
After nine months of planning, promoting and fundraising, Destination Lake City (DLC) will dedicate, donate and unveil a historical monument of Ralph Samuelson to Lake City’s Mayor Mark Nichols on July 2, 2022 at 4:11 p.m. at Ohuta Park, the monument’s future home. Ralph Samuelson of Lake City was...

Tickets available for July 16 garden tour

Jun 22, 2022
As part of Lake City’s 150th Anniversary Celebration there will be a Lake City garden tour hosted by the Lake City Gardenaire Garden Club on July 16 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. that will feature 16 of “Lake City’s amazing and diverse gardens” including: shade gardens, native plantings, pollinator...

Walking group discovers a beaver’s dam

Jun 22, 2022
Wednesday, June 15, it was a beautiful evening for the second group walk of the season for Walking Lake Pepin (WLP) participants. The group walked 1.5 miles from the Lake City Sportsman’s Club to the bridge over Miller Creek. A beaver dam was discovered on Miller Creek and thanks to Paul Myers...

School staff recognized for career milestones

Jun 15, 2022
Lake City Public School presented service awards to staff reaching milestones of five-year increments in their employment in the district.

Aktion Club makes sesquicentennial poster with 150 pop tabs

Jun 15, 2022
The Lake City Aktion Club made a poster celebrating Lake City’s 150th anniversary using 150 pop tabs. Collecting pop tabs is an ongoing project for the club to benefit the Ronald McDonald House.

Bethany gives Roberson a quilt for graduation

Jun 15, 2022
Luke Roberson received a quilt from Bethany Lutheran Church in honor of his graduation from Lincoln High School.

Hydrologist speaks to Rotary Club

Jun 15, 2022
Lucas Youngsma was the guest speaker at Lake City Rotary on June 6. He is a Hydrologist for Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “He showed us virtual maps on how he is working with other agencies to restore our wetlands. They are working hard to get this accomplished. It was an interesting...

Volunteers welcome to help set up, take down Flags of Valor

Jun 15, 2022
The Lake City American Legion and Legion Auxiliary sponsored Flags of Valor will be flying along Lake Pepin on north Hwy. 61 from Wednesday June 22 through Sunday June 26. A donation of $10 will provide a name tag on a flag pole in honor of or in memory of a person. Donations were due by Friday...

First Lutheran Church will celebrate Midsommar with labyrinth walk

Jun 15, 2022
In August 2021, Lake City First Lutheran Church (FLC) members spent a weekend building a labyrinth on the church grounds. A labyrinth is a spiral walking path that leads to the center and back out to the perimeter. It is a single meandering path, unlike a maze which have many paths and dead...


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