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Bluff View honors paraprofessionals

Mar 13, 2019
Bluff View paraprofessionals were honored during Paraprofessional Recognition Week last week. The week recognizes the contribution of paraprofessionals who provide services in multiple settings in Minnesota’s schools. Front row, from left: Jaden Peck, Sharon Miller, Amber Robinson, Sam Berry,...

‘A great year for icicles’

Mar 6, 2019
Inspired by the icicles he saw hanging from the eaves of the Nosh restaurant, photographer Ben Threinen set out around town to get photos of some of the best specimens during what he calls “a great year for icicles.” In the end, he decided he liked Nosh’s best of all.

Boege speaks to Rotary

Mar 6, 2019
Ben Boege was the guest speaker at the March 4 meeting of the Lake City Rotary Club. Last year Boege was promoted to locomotive engineer by the Minnesota Transportation Museum. People can learn about the museum at trainride.org.

Live Music: Chance Meetings at The Railhouse Grill March 8

Mar 6, 2019
Chance Meetings, four musicians playing 14 different instruments, will perform Friday, March 8, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Railhouse Grill in Lake City. The quartet is beginning their 15th year of playing a mix of classic rock, pop, country, blues, bluegrass and folk music from artists like...

Chris Silver and band, Saturday, March 9, at Folk Forum

Mar 6, 2019
The Good Intentions, a traditional bluegrass band led by Chris Silver, will perorm Saturday, March 9, at 8 p.m. at the Oak Center General Store’s Folk Forum. The band counts Hot Rize, Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, Tony Rice, and J.D. Crowe among their influences. Their sets are a mix of songs from...

Lake City Fire Department elects 2019 officers

Mar 6, 2019
The Lake City Fire Department recently announced its 2019 officers. They are (seated, from left) Greg Sievers, chief; Dave Glomski, assistant chief; (standing, from left) Matt Herzig, secretary; Derek Nibbe, captain; Tom Reckmann, treasurer; Brandon Herzig, captain; and Dan Patterson and John...

High school honors paraprofessionals

Mar 6, 2019
In honor of Minnesota Paraprofessional Recognition Week, Lincoln High School sent “a big thanks” to paraprofessionals (from left) Jean Sweeney, Jen Halpaus, Cindy McGrath, Elaine Schmidt, Dalila Loyo, and (not pictured) Beth Evers.

Moyer retires from fire deparment

Mar 6, 2019
Assistant Chief Dan Moyer has retired from the Lake City Fire Department after serving the community for 20 years. He served as training officer and captain before retiring as assistant chief. He also was very involved in Wabasha County Mutual Aid, serving as it’s elected President the past few...

‘Ripple mapping’ exercise analyzes 
local entrepreneurial climate

Mar 6, 2019
Seventeen people attended a ripple effect mapping session facilitated by Scott Chazdon (projected on the wall at right) Friday, March 1, at Nosh restaurant in Lake City. Part of the city’s participation in the Rural Entrepreneurial Ventures program, the purpose of the event was to gather...

Lake City’s snow wranglers

Mar 6, 2019
Snow keeps falling, and Lake City Public Works employees have been plowing and hauling at all hours of the day and night to keep city streets passable. This year the city has had to augment its Streets and Parks snow crew with help from the city’s water and electric utilities. Many, but perhaps not...

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