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District VFW to meet in CF

Jul 23, 2015
Minnesota First District Veterans of Foreign Wars and its Ladies Auxiliary will hold their meetings in Cannon Falls on Saturday, Aug. 1, 9:30 a.m. hosted by VFW Post 4452 and its Ladies Auxiliary.First District VFW Commander Curt Hermanson of Cannon Falls and First District VFW Ladies Auxiliary...

Blood drive to be here July 30-31

Jul 23, 2015
The American Red Cross bloodmobile is coming to Lake City Thursday, July 30, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday, July 31, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 213 N. Oak Street.Many people want to give back to the community, but may not have a lot of time to volunteer.  The American Red Cross...

RW Clinic gets care recognition

Jul 23, 2015
Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing has recently been recognized for its excellence in lactation care by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) and International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA).The IBCLC Care Award is presented to staffing professionals who hold...

Anytime Fitness holds strongest contest and health fair

Jul 23, 2015
On July 11, Anytime Fitness in Lake City held a contest for the strongest men and women members, along with a health fair to help celebrate their 10-year anniversary.  Strongest contest events included truck push for men (pushing a Dodge Ram 135 feet for time) and car push for women (pushing a...

Local group participates in STORM camp

Jul 23, 2015
On Sunday, July 19, four youth and four adults left for STORM (Service to Others in Rural Minnesota) Camp in Faribault, Minn.  STORM camp is a weeklong mission experience in a local community.  These youth and adults will be providing a variety of service projects for residents in the Faribault...

Kids get treats, prizes at church's crusade

Jul 23, 2015
Valley View Assembly of God Church in Lake City hosted its annual crusade for kids and their families, Sunday, July 12 through Wednesday, July 15.  Children’s Evangelists Brian and Vicki Cockerham of 2Talk42 Ministries presented a different program each evening. Hundreds of pictures are available...

Pepin walkers to go to market

Jul 22, 2015
This Thursday, July 23, at 6 p.m., the Walking Lake Pepin group walk will be from Roschen Park shelter to the Thursday Night Market.  A good way to get some extra walking in is to park away from the event you are attending.  All community members heading to the market are welcome to join the group...

Stowaways find supportive hosts

Jul 22, 2015
Pam and Butch Featherstone had a big surprise June 30 when they took off from the harbor for an afternoon of fishing. When they got about a half mile down the lake a duck appeared in the front of the boat. She waddled back in the front compartment where she had built a nest and laid nine eggs. They...

Nurse offers tips for breast feeding success

Jul 22, 2015
By Bea Haines Balancing work and family life, including breastfeeding, is increasingly necessary for a vibrant workforce. Supporting women in the workplace so that they can continue to breastfeed benefits both the employer and society. Employers see increased productivity and society sees...
Ben Threinen

Boat ride pays tribute to the Sea Wing victims

Jul 17, 2015
Jane Windhorst tosses a rose into the waters of Lake Pepin, which claimed the lives of 98 people on July 13, 1890, when a sudden storm sank the Sea Wing. Windhorst was one of 120 people who turned out aboard the Pearl of the Lake paddlewheel boat Sunday to mark the tragedy’s 125th anniversary....

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