Historical Society and brewing company join forces for Oktoberfest event

Sep 23, 2015
The Wabasha County Historical Society and Reads Landing Brewing Company are combining efforts in presenting Oktoberfest 2015, their first effort in co-hosting an event on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m. Presently, the Reads Landing Brewing Company is the only entity brewing beer in Wabasha County. What...

Dinner raises money for memorial to fallen officer

Sep 17, 2015
Several people took in a chicken barbecue dinner at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club Saturday night to help raise funds for the memorial to fallen Police Officer Shawn Schneider, who died in 2011.

Kiwanis Kolumn - 9-17-15

Sep 17, 2015
Last week the Lake City Kiwanis Club worked at the hazardous waste collection site for the county and held the Punt, Pass and Kick competition for kids. We also had a booth at Junk Crush. There are still some peanuts left from our peanut sale. Call 651-345-3649 if you would like to purchase. The...

Hiawatha Animal Humane Society - Pet OTW

Sep 17, 2015
We are busy this time of year planning our annual garage sale, calendar sales, and musicale. Please watch our website www.hahumane and our Facebook page for more information and volunteer opportunities. Just search Furry Tails on Facebook and like our page for updates.

Pepin Manufacturing employees mark 9/11 anniversary

Sep 17, 2015
In what has become an annual tradition, staff at Pepin Manufacturing Incorporated in Lake City dressed up in red, white and blue and took a photo to mark the anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Pictured are (front row, from left) Paula Schmitz, Dan Denn, Cindy Gosse, Lori Morgan...

Hebert wins reading program grand prize

Sep 17, 2015
Evan Hebert (right) won an iPad while participating in the Bluff View Elementary School summer reading program. With him is reading program organizer and Bluff View teacher Kara Majchrzak. This year 178 partcipants accumulated nearly 5,000 accelerated reader points during the program. The program’s...

Emergency radio coordinator retires

Sep 17, 2015
In this 2013 photo, Wabasha County Emergency Management Director Brenda Wodele (right) presents outgoing Wabasha County Amateur Radio Emergency Services (ARES) Emergency Coordinator Roger Wise with a plaque from fellow ARES members recognizing his work developing the system in Wabasha County. Wise...

Benefit planned for infant twins battling cancer

Sep 17, 2015
Friends and family of the four-month-old twins battling cancer are planning a benefit for medical, travel, and living expenses at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club on Friday, Oct. 23, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Kenedi and Kendal Breyfogle are identical twins with an identical and rare cancer diagnosis:...

Seed collection, hikes to be Saturday at Frontenac State Park

Sep 17, 2015
Everyone is invited to be part of the Frontenac State Park Prairie Restoration management plan. On Saturday, Sept. 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. people can help collect seeds from various native prairie plants at the park. The seeds will be saved to re-plant back in the park to continue restoring...

New app put library services in the palm of your hand

Sep 17, 2015
Library users across the Southeastern Libraries Cooperating (SELCO) region, including Lake City, can visit the library via mobile devices using the BookMyne application. BookMyne offers all the capabilities of your local library account, but on-the-go. Created by SirsiDynix, the application...


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