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Alumni to join pep band Friday

Dec 17, 2015
The Lake City Tiger Pep Band will host the Alumni Pep Band Night this Friday, Dec. 19 as the boys basketball team takes on the Byron Bears.The alumni pep band will pair up with current band students for performance and warm up will begin at 6:15 p.m. in the band room with a game time of...

Library is home of Santa Paws tree

Dec 17, 2015
Gifts are quickly arriving for the annual Santa Paws drive sponsored jointly by the Hiawatha Animal Humane Society and the Lake City Public Library.  As in the past four years, local residents are invited to select a Christmas ornament depicting a dog or cat currently waiting in foster care for...

Valley View "Scrooge" performances in final week

Dec 16, 2015
“The Gospel According to Scrooge”, a musical adaptation of Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol” was performed by Valley View Assembly of God last Friday and Saturday.  Rev. Orin Sandberg is the lead role as Ebenezer Scrooge in the grave yard scene. The final performances are Friday Dec. 18,  at 6 p...

Chamber coupon book week three winner

Dec 16, 2015
The week three winner of the holiday coupon book drawing for the shopping promotion “Enjoy The Holidays at the South Shore,” sponsored by the Lake City Chamber of Commerce, is Eunice Blattner (left), receiving $50 in Chamber Bucks, presented by events coordinator Kelli Morgen.  People who did not...

Halpaus family donates tree for Lake City's pier turn-around

Dec 16, 2015
Willy and Delores Halpaus of Lake City decided that this year would be a good time for an evergreen from their yard to be put to good use for the Christmas season.  The tree had stood the test of time, planted by the family from a seedling, spanning a lifetime of over 30 years. The Halpaus’s...

Holiday decorations provided with help from community foundation grant

Dec 16, 2015
Thanks to a grant from the Greater Lake City Community Foundation (GLCCF), the holiday decorations adorning Patton Park are much more energy-efficient.  When it was time to retrofit the decorations with LED lighting, city employee Randy Dankers reached out to the community foundation for financial...

Holiday concert to be Monday

Dec 14, 2015
The Lincoln High School Music Department will present the junior, cadet and senior bands annual holiday concert on Monday, Dec. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Lincoln auditorium.The concert will feature traditional music of the holiday season including timeless classics, marches, and beautiful variations....

Wabasha County Health Improvement Group Celebrates

Dec 10, 2015
The Wabasha County State Health Improvement Program (SHIP) 3 worksite wellness coalition had their project’s final celebratory meeting on Nov. 30. Members not pictured: Cheryl Brindle (Great River Homes) and Judy Barton (Wabasha County). Employers participating in the coalition received 14 months...

Businesses on Lyon Ave. celebrate 'Uptown Christmas'

Dec 10, 2015
Businesses on the intersection of Lyon Avenue and 8th Street in Lake City welcomed visitors with specials, tastings and attractions Friday, Dec. 5, at the annual Uptown-Christmas-On-Lyon Extravaganza.

Santa shows up for some holiday shopping

Dec 10, 2015
Holiday festivities were virtually everywhere Saturday as Lake City got into full Christmas swing and communities around Lake Pepin marked the first 100 Miles of Christmas.

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