Interactive fountain, pool now open

Jun 8, 2022
Young people played in the interactive fountain at Ohuta Beach on Monday night. A button on a bollard activates water jets embedded in the pavement, sending water into the air. The fountain was added as part of the Ohuta Beach reconstruction project last year and paid for with a combination of...

Lake City Federal donates toward Ralph Samuelson statue

Jun 8, 2022
Lake City Federal Bank President Jim Mack presented a check for $1,000 to Destination Lake City (DLC) President John Hutchinson as a Gold Level Contributor towards the construction costs for a life-sized statue of Ralph Samuelson, inventor of water skiing. DLC is a non-profit 501(c) corporation...

Redeeming Grace Community Church celebrates graduating senior members

Jun 8, 2022
Recently, Redeeming Grace Community Church in Lake City honored congregants who are members of the Lincoln High School class of 2022. They are (from left) Jaxen Fick, Zachary Dather, Andru Kohrs, Hailey Reckmann, Andrew Muenzhuber, Avery Blaser, (not pictured) Jackson Glander, Jade Koehler, and...

St. John’s Lutheran School awards

Jun 8, 2022
St. John’s Lutheran School in Lake City has announced the recipients of its Principal’s Award, High Honors, and Honor Award for the 2021-2022 school year.

Steffenhagen completes law enforcement academy in Virginia

Jun 8, 2022
Deputy K.L. Steffenhagen graduated from the Law Enforcement Academy in Fredericksburg, Va. and will be with the Stafford County, Va. Sheriff’s Department. She received the top Academic Achievement Award from the academy. Her parents are Lane and Mandy Steffenhagen; her grandparents are Judy...

Big deal results in big industry award for Lake City resident

Jun 8, 2022
A Lake City resident is the Certified Business Intermediary of the Year, according to a news release. True North Mergers and Acquisitions announced that Senior Advisor Brent Engelbrekt was recently recognized with the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) Certified Business...

Corrected: Family Night on the Farm is June 16 at Scotch Prairie Farms

Jun 8, 2022
Wabasha County Family Night on the Farm, the annual event which helps youngsters learn about agriculture and life on the farm, is scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 16 at Scotch Prairie Farms near Lake City. The public is invited to attend. The event, first held in 2015, will feature kids’...

Free water skiing clinic on June 24 celebrates sport’s invention here a century ago

Jun 8, 2022
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the sport of water skiing, USA Water Ski and Wake Sports and the USA Water Ski and Wake Sports Hall of Fame will host a free learn to water ski event in Lake City open to participants of all ages and abilities, presented by Radar Skis. As part of the USA Water...

Fresh off Memorial Day performance, community choir welcomes new members

Jun 8, 2022
After an outstanding performance at the Memorial Day tribute last weekend, the Lake City Community Choir met Thursday to celebrate and discuss their next endeavors. Directors Lisa Wallerich and Travis Walker provided refreshments and welcomed new and current participants. Members offered...

Hearth and Home Technologies named one of the area’s ‘Best Places to Work’

Jun 8, 2022
Hearth and Home Technologies’ Lake City manufacturing facility was recognized as one of the area’s 2022 Best Places to work in southeast Minnesota, the company said in a news release. This is the tenth time Hearth and Home Technologies’ Lake City location has won this honor. Hearth and Home...


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