Lions Club celebrates 50 years

Sep 20, 2023
The Lake City Lions celebrated their 50th anniversary in Lake City on Monday, Sept. 11 with a banquet featuring keynote speaker, Lions International Director Joanne Ogden from Ontario, Canada. The evening included introduction of original charter members, Fritz Nibbe, William Johnson, Jerry Snyder...

Local dairy judges place first at state fair

Sep 20, 2023
This year 57 individuals and 15 teams participated in the 4-H intermediate dairy judging competition at the Minnesota State Fair. Wabasha County placed first with a total of 986 points. Stearns County placed second with 954 total points. The team from Goodhue County finished in third with 933...

Program will show how to prepare healthy meals in small quantities

Sep 20, 2023
The Lake City Public Library (LCPL) invites the public on Thursday, Sept. 28, at 2 p.m., to join Mayo Clinic health professional Amanda Halls, RD, LD, to learn tips, tricks, and benefits of how to create healthy meals in small quantities, according to a news release. “Amanda will address how to...

Three Lake City students selected for state fair dairy showcase

Sep 20, 2023
One Lake City student was among the the top 25 4-H dairy project members from across Minnesota recognized for their dedication to their cows, clubs and communities. Two more were selected as Rising Stars. The Minnesota 4-H Dairy Showcase is a points-based recognition program that awards cash...

Track chairs available at Frontenac State Park

Sep 20, 2023
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources now offers battery-powered, all-terrain track chairs at 13 state parks, including Frontenac State Park. “These chairs help visitors with limited mobility explore designated trails and other areas within state parks that can’t be accessed using a...

Benefit concert planned for teacher battling cancer

Sep 20, 2023
A benefit concert for Lincoln High School vocal music teacher Carey Kopp will be Sunday, Sept. 24, at 3 p.m. at First Lutheran Church. In the winter of 2022, Carey lost her voice, an important tool for a singing teacher. After treatment with an ENT, she was told to hydrate and go on partial vocal...

Businesses encouraged to register for Christmas by the Lake contest

Sep 20, 2023
The Lake City Port Authority, in partnership with the Lake City Chamber of Commerce and Shops of Lake City, is excited to launch the first annual “Christmas by the Lake” storefront decorating contest. Registration is now open for businesses who are interested in participating! How does the contest...

Fall fun kicks off this weekend with Harvest Days, Fall Fest

Sep 20, 2023
Autumn begins Saturday, Sept. 23, followed closely by local events meant to make the season a festive one. Autumn Harvest Days is Sept. 23 and 24 near Oak Center and Fall Fest 2023 in Lake City kicks off Sept. 24 with events in Patton Park and fun zones in Patton Park and Ohuta Park. The 23rd...

Fireworks fund drive is more than half way to goal

Sep 20, 2023
After one month of fundraising, the Lake City Lions Club is more than halfway to its goal of raising $15,000 to provide fireworks in Lake City on July 4, 2024, according to the club. The Lions Club picked up the project after there was no fireworks show this year. Checks received and pledges...

GOP meets Sept. 26

Sep 20, 2023
The full committee of the Wabasha County Republicans will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at the Zumbro Falls Golf Course. The meeting will commence at 6:30 p.m. and adjourn with business at 7 p.m. to allow time for a special guest speaker, Matthew Wingert. The fryer will be ready...


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