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Ribbon cut at Bluffs of Lake City

Nov 5, 2015
The Bluffs of Lake City residents Dick and Lois Meincke and Mert Korhs cut the ribbon during a grand opening ceremony at The Bluffs of Lake City on Oct. 3. With them are Lake City Mayor Joel Beckman and Dr. Tom Witt of Mayo Clinic Health System.

'Pocohontas' wins storybook scarecrow contest

Nov 5, 2015
The Friends of the Lake City Public Library (FPL) celebrated National Friends of the Library week by sponsoring a city-wide “Storybook Scarecrow Contest.”  The winning entry, “Pocohontas” was created by Julie and Jason Hagedorn and grandchildren, Adrian and Alexandra (pictured) and Graciela and...

Coming to Oak Center Nov. 7, The High 48s

Nov 5, 2015
Bluegrass band The High 48s will make their Oak Center General Store Folk Forum debut with an 8 p.m. performance on Saturday, Nov. 7. The band takes their name from railroad slang for the boxcars originally used to transport troops on the front lines in WWI that could carry 40 soldiers or eight...

Presentation to offer tips to reduce stormwater pollution

Nov 5, 2015
People can learn how to reduce stormwater pollution originating from their property at the next Zumbro Watershed Partnership “Water Ways” series presentation Thursday, Nov. 12, at 6:30 p.m. at Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Science Center in Rochester. Rochester Stormwater Educator Megan...

FFA members keep busy volunteering, competing and fundraising

Nov 5, 2015
It has been a whirlwind first two months back to school for the Lake City FFA. The chapter has been busy with many adventures and events. Here are some updates as to what we’ve been up to. Three of our judging teams put in hours of practice to get ready for the region contests held in River Falls...

Free winter wear available for those in need

Nov 5, 2015
Coats are now available for people who need warm outerwear this winter. People can stop by St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church on Monday and Thursday between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m., Saturdays between 10 a.m. and noon or call 651-262-7920 to make an appointment.

Library friends offer $5,000 match on 'give to the max day'

Nov 5, 2015
Thursday, Nov. 12, is “give to the max” day in Minnesota, and the Friends of the Lake City Public Library are encouraging donations to the library’s building fund with an offer to match the first $5,000 worth of donations to the library that day. People who want to participate in the match offer...

'Mary Poppins' tickets now on sale

Nov 5, 2015
Tickets are now available for the 2015 Lincoln High School all-school play, “Mary Poppins.” Public performances in the Lincoln High School auditorium are scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, and Saturday, Nov. 14, and 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15. Tickets are $8 at the door or $7 in advance. Tickets...

Eagle View Chiropractic owner buys Valkos Chiropractic

Nov 5, 2015
A long-time chiropractic practice in Lake City is under new ownership. Dr. Jessin Skoug, 31, of Lake City, has purchased Valkos Chiropractic from Dr. David Valkos. The sale became final Nov. 1. Skoug has owned Wabasha-based Eagle Valley Chiropractic for five years. The clinic at 106 S. Washington...

Church dinner to honor vets

Nov 4, 2015
On Wednesday, Nov. 11 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. St. Mark’s will be serving their free monthly supper.  Nov. 11 is also Veterans Day and we ask that everyone  honor our veterans who have served our country - thank a vet for their service.Our meal fare will be a favorite of past participants with Top...

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