High school Students of the Month for November, 2022

Dec 28, 2022
Lincoln High School is congratulating its November, 2022 Students of the Month for Grades 7 through 9. One boy and one girl from these grades are selected each month. November Students of the Month are seventh graders Ethan Carpenter and Maria Vargas Estrada, eighth graders Lauryn...

Newly relocated Mercy and Grace gets First Dollar

Dec 28, 2022
On Friday, Dec. 16, Lake City Chamber of Commerce staff and ambassadors joined at Mercy and Grace Boutique to celebrate this newly relocated business with a First Dollar event. Now at 104 E. Lyon Avenue, Donna Brockman recently moved Mercy and Grace from its previous location at 118 W. Center St...

Sign of a different time resurfaces

Dec 28, 2022
A once-familiar holiday sight reappeared this year at the house at 1004 S. Lakeshore Drive. There, in the window, could be seen a large lit-up sign wishing passersby a “Merry Christmas.” The new owners of the home, Susie and Cliff Berke, weren’t sure what they were looking at when they discovered...

School staff bake cookies for Packing for the Weekend families

Dec 21, 2022
For the sixth year in a row the staff of the Lake City Public Schools through their “Cookies for a Cause” program have provided plates of homemade Christmas Cookies for the Packing for the Weekend (P4W) program. More than a dozen high school staff members provided 72 dozen cookies and 36 bags of...

Tom Heffernan Ford donates $1,000 to food shelf

Dec 21, 2022
Tom Heffernan Ford recently made a $1,000 donation to the Lake City Food Shelf. Owner Tom Heffernan says its the dealership’s way of giving back to a community that has supported the business over the years. Pictured, from left, are Tom Heffernan and Brookly Heffernan of Tom Heffernan Ford and Lake...

150 bags of 150 aluminum can tabs is a ‘Show Us Your 150’ challenge squared

Dec 21, 2022
Friends around Lake City collected 150 bags with each one containing 150 pop tabs for eight-year-old Christian Bos (pictured). Bos has been collecting and delivering pop tabs to the Ronald McDonald House in Rochester for over four years. “He loves helping the children and families that stay there...

Class of 1967 holds 55-year reunion

Dec 21, 2022
The Lincoln High School Class of 1967 held its 55-year class reunion at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club this year. Pictured are: (front row, from left) Roger Sprick, Lynn Roberson Sprick, June Luhmann Rahman, Kathy Roschen Urban, Betty Michelson Pike, Linda Wright Haglund, Judy Schmauss Siebenaler,...

Hebert memorial donates $5,000 for school audio-visual equipment

Dec 21, 2022
Bob and Laurie Hebert present a check in the amount of $5,000 to Lake City Public Schools. This money was raised at the annual golf tournament held in the memory of Tony Hebert, a life-long resident of Lake City who was killed in action in Baghdad, Iraq while serving his country in June of 2007....

Kiwanis Students of the Month for December, 2022

Dec 21, 2022
The Lake City Kiwanis Club Students of the Month for December, 2022, are Josh Siewert (left) and Coleen Jones (right). Both were nominated by the Lincoln High School science department.

Lions pop can fundraiser nets $8,500 for Ronald McDonald House

Dec 21, 2022
Lake City Lion’s Club member John Mortenson presents a check of $8,500 to the Rochester Ronald McDonald House. This is from the proceeds of the club’s can collection project in front of the NAPA store on West Lyon Ave. All the funds raised from the donated cans go entirely to the house. The club...


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