Class of 1955 celebrates 60 years

Aug 26, 2015
The Lincoln High School class of 1955 celebrated their 60th class reunion Saturday, Aug. 22 at the Lake City Golf Club.  Front row, from left (seated): Harold Yotter, Marvin Blattner, Nancy (Hunecke) Freeman, Gene Schumann, Philip Schasker, Nancy (Meincke) Powers, Audrey (Wise) Sass, Barbara (...
Photo by Lee Schultz

Double rainbow ends in Lake Pepin

Aug 21, 2015
Lee Schultz captured this image of a double rainbow over Lake Pepin on Wednesday, Aug. 20, from the Villas on Pepin. In the background are the bluffs south of Stockholm, Wis. To submit an interesting photo taken in or around Lake City, Frontenac or Zumbro Falls, email

Style show to be held Aug. 27

Aug 20, 2015
A community style show will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27 at Port 104. The style show will be a fund-raiser for the proposed new Lake Pepin Interpretive Centre. Debbie Lane of the Corner Closet is coordinating the event. The show will feature fashions from Corner Closet and other stores in...
Photo by Manda Hart Baldwin

Aurora over Lake Pepin

Aug 20, 2015
The night sky turned an eerie green early Sunday morning as an Aurora Borealis performed a sky dance over Lake Pepin. This image was captured by Lake City photographer and skywatcher Manda Hart Baldwin. Her photographs have won contests and have been featured by Amtrak and the Parks and Trails...

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...


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