Sand painting to be dismantled Jan. 1

Dec 24, 2015
The public is invited to participate as the sand painting of the blessed Virgin Mary created by Michael Augustin is dismantled at a closing ceremony at 11 a.m. on Jan. 1 at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church. Michael Augustin will explain that despite the effort it takes to collect his materials...

Thanksgiving dinner raises $2,682 for food shelf

Dec 24, 2015
Food shelf donations collected at the annual Thanksgiving dinner at Bethany Lutheran Church in Lake City and a grant from the Wabasha County Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans totalled $2,682. A community outreach project of Lake City area churches, the Lake City Rotary Club and the...

Attorney General: Beware intimidation scams

Dec 24, 2015
Some criminals will say almost anything to try to scam people including threatening arrest, lawsuits, imprisonment, or even physical harm. While the scams take several different forms, the goal is the same, to pressure people to pay money or reveal personal or financial information. Below are a...

Kiwanis students of the month for December

Dec 24, 2015
Two Lincoln High students were presented with certificates for Lake City Kiwanis students of the month for December.  Jake Siewert (left) and Alex Meincke were both nominated by the science department.

Girl Scouts carol for Christmas

Dec 24, 2015
Lake City Girl Scouts met on Dec. 20 for an evening of Christmas caroling and holiday fun. In addition to caroling, they enjoyed a gift exchange, made a craft, and had an opportunity to try the new Girl Scout cookies that will be available soon. Girls in kindergarten through 12th grade are invited...

Kiwanis toy project serves over 100 families in need

Dec 24, 2015
The Lake City Kiwanis Club has wrapped up it’s Christmas toy project.  They stopped by a couple of the participating businesses and organizations to collect the donated toys. Kiwanian Bob Walker stopped into Anytime Fitness, where the boxes were overflowing.  Connie and Teri Bissonnette were there...

Cookie walk is another success

Dec 24, 2015
While everyone around him was embracing the holiday spirit, Tom “Dutch” Thompson felt miserable. He already had a doctor’s appointment on the calendar and thought it could wait. When his daughter Michelle saw him, “she told me, ‘You look like you’re dying. We’re going to the emergency room right...

Students raise funds with labels

Dec 23, 2015
Bluff View Elementary School in Lake City has been participating in a long-standing program for kids that gives money back to the school.When consumers collect box tops, soup labels, and Kwik Trip products, money goes back to the school to buy items that would otherwise be paid for through the...

Lois Club to meet

Dec 23, 2015
Lois club will gather at Whistle Stop Cafe in Frontentac on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 12:30 p.m.All Lois’ are invited.

Miss Teen to speak at spark

Dec 23, 2015
Miss Teen Minnesota 2015, Nicole Doyle, will speak at the Jan. 4 Spark women’s networking meeting. Nicole will speak about juvenile arthritis education and awareness. She was diagnosed at the age of three with this illness and will share her story and support to find a cure.The meeting will be held...


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