Benefit to help family reunited after abduction

Aug 20, 2015
A benefit will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12, for six-year-old Eden Marie Clevenger and her dad, Dayton Clevenger. Eden Marie recently was returned to her father from Mexico after an apparent abduction. Dayton Clevenger’s mother is Dawn Clevenger of Cannon Falls. Her parents are Donald and Delaine...

All-Stars were hotter than usual Saturday

Aug 20, 2015
High heat and humidity through the weekend and the threat of thunderstorms did nothing to deter music enthusiasts Sunday afternoon. The Turkey River All-Stars retreated off the Patton Park gazebo and into the shade for the annual concert in the park sponsored by the Woman’s Club of Lake City....

Wellness classes to begin Aug. 27

Aug 20, 2015
Mayo Clinic Health System in Lake City is offering a new round of wellness classes starting Aug. 27.Kelly Rehder, physical therapist, will hold a Tighten and Tone class on Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. The seven-week strength training session will run through Oct. 15, with no class held on Sept....

Walkers to gather on rooftop patio

Aug 20, 2015
The finale event for Walking Lake Pepin, “Every Body Moves,” fitness challenge will be held Monday, Aug. 24, at 6 p.m.  This year’s gathering will take place on the rooftop patio of the Rivage at 101 South Washington Street.  The group will be meet in the lobby of the Rivage and be escorted to the...

Care center resident honored on Flag Day

Aug 20, 2015
On June 13, in honor of Flag Day, members of National Mutual Benefit Branch 935 and their families distributed American flags to residents of care centers of Lake City, Ellsworth, and Red Wing. Pictured above is Lake City Care Center resident John Burfeind of Lake City receiving a flag from Parker...

Sheriffs group to offer scholarships

Aug 20, 2015
Sheriff Rodney Bartsh of Wabasha county has announced the commencement of the Law Enforcement Scholarship Program for 2015.  The Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association (MSA) Board of Directors has established a scholarship fund for the awarding of up to 15 $600 scholarships for this year.  These...

Bridge Players gather on Mondays

Aug 20, 2015
Every Monday at noon St. Mark’s invites bridge players to join them for Party Bridge.  The church is located at 110 S. Oak St. in Lake City across from Patton Park.  People interested in participating can leave a message at 651-345-2674 with their name and phone number and the call will be returned...

Villa to host Dances of Peace

Aug 20, 2015
Friday and Saturday, Aug. 28-29 Dances of Universal Peace return to the Villa Maria.  The event will take place Friday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Dances of Universal Peace are sacred circles of dances singing the names of the Divine from world’s spiritual traditions. They...
Peggy Busby

Villa reunion draws 250

Aug 20, 2015
Last Sunday afternoon approximately 250 people gathered on the Villa Maria campus in Frontenac to celebrate a community open house and alumnae homecoming.The class of 1965 (14 in attendance) celebrated their 50th reunion and they came from all over the country to share memories and visit with other...

California Overland wins grand trophy

Aug 19, 2015
California Overland Ltd. was recently recognized by the Minnesota Trucking Association with a Safety Plaque and “Grand Trophy for Fleet Safety” by the Minnesota Trucking Association.The awards were presented recently at the annual summer conference of the association held in Breezy Point, Minn.The...


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