POSTPONED: St. John’s students present ‘A Night at the Museum’

Jan 12, 2022
Editor's note: The Living History Wax Museum event at St. John's Lutheran School scheduled for Friday, Jan. 21, has been postponed due to COVID-19 concerns, according to the school. They plan to reschedule the event for late April or early May. Below is the original published announcement. The...

Community Thanksgiving dinner raises $3,101 for the Lake City Food Shelf

Jan 5, 2022
This year’s community Thanksgiving dinner raised $3,101 for the Lake City Food Shelf. Organized by local churches and service groups and hosted by Bethany Lutheran Church, the program provides free Thanksgiving dinners and collects donations for the food shelf. On Dec. 28, representatives presented...

Friday marks 10 years 
since officer’s funeral

Jan 5, 2022
Ten years ago Friday (tomorrow) funeral services took place for Lake City Police Officer Shawn Schneider. He died Dec. 30, 2011, of a gunshot wound sustained while helping a teenager to safety during a domestic call on Dec. 19 of that year. He was 32 years old and left behind a wife and three...

PK Mayo plays Jan. 15 
at Lake City Area Arts

Jan 5, 2022
Multi-genre singer and songwriter Paul Mayasich (aka PK Mayo) will perform Saturday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m. at the Lake City Area Arts Center. “Decades of touring and gigging has honed his guitar skills to a razor’s edge. Mayo’s abilities playing slide guitar (acoustic and electric) – his rare touch,...

Twilight skating in Underwood Park

Jan 5, 2022
Skaters took to the ice at the City of Lake City’s Underwood Park skating rink Monday to practice figure skating moves, play hockey, or just get comfortable on skates. The rink is located at the intersection of Wabasha County Road 5 and North 10th Street in Lake City. Hours of operation are 4 p.m....

Eisterhold-Karli joins area arts board

Jan 5, 2022
Lake City Area Arts has added Linda Eisterhold-Karli to its board of directors. Esterhold-Karli graduated Cum Laude from Augsburg College 1991 in social work and psychology. Afterward she worked in St. Paul as community social worker, Coordinator of Senior Linkage Line, senior addiction program...

Goodhue County to use COVID-19 relief to fund mental health services

Jan 5, 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic has created and contributed to an immense need for mental health supports and services in our communities. Part of the emergency preparedness role of Goodhue County Health and Human Services (GCHHS) is not only to widely administer the vaccine but to also work with our...

Low vision group will learn about service dogs Jan. 13

Jan 5, 2022
Service dogs will be the topic for the next meeting of the Lake City Low Vision Support Group on Jan. 13 at 1 p.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. Rita Poole from the group has recently acquired a service dog trained specifically for the hearing impaired. She and her husband Ken will be at the...

Tentis family honored as outstanding conservationists

Jan 5, 2022
In December, Matt and Seth Tentis of White Barn Acres were honored as outstanding conservationists at the annual meeting of the Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts (MASWCD) and accepted the award for their families. They were selected by the Wabasha Soil and Water...

Territorial Road rollover leaves one dead, one critically injured

Jan 5, 2022
One person was killed and another left in critical condition after a rollover on Territorial Road in Florence Township on Jan. 1. According to the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office, a Rapid SOS 911 call came in at 6:21 a.m. After an attempt to call back yielded no answer, a Lake City Police Officer...


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