Zumbro Falls to celebrate with Santa and ham toss

Dec 10, 2015
Tossing a frozen ham over your head could become a new Zumbro Falls Christmas tradition if the crew at Scooter’s Bar has anything to do with it. The bar will sponsor the first Ham Chuck Saturday afternoon as part of the annual Christmas in Zumbro Falls celebration Friday and Saturday. The event...

Shop with Santa to be Dec. 12

Dec 10, 2015
The annual “Shop with Santa” event for small children will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 12, at the VFW in Lake City. The event gives young children the opportunity to find small surprise gifts for parents and grandparents. Children from infant to 10 years old will be helped picking...

NDSU rep coming to Lincoln High School Dec. 16

Dec 10, 2015
A representative from the Office of Admission at North Dakota State University (NDSU) is scheduled to visit Lincoln High School on Wednesday, Dec. 16, at 1 p.m. The representative will help high school students learn about earning a degree from NDSU, which is a land-grant research institution....

DFL brainstorming meeting doubles as ugly sweater party

Dec 10, 2015
The Wabasha County Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party is hosting an ugly sweater party on Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Eagles Nest Coffee House in Wabasha to start brainstorming ideas for a get out the vote initiative. The party is hoping to have a special emphasis on young voters, although anyone can join...

FFA collecting winter wear

Dec 10, 2015
The Lake City FFA is collecting new or gently used winter apparel as part of its Warm Up For Winter Clothing Drive through Dec. 16. People can drop off clean hats, scarves, paired gloves and mittens, coats, jackets and boots in drop-off bins located near the offices of Bluff View Elementary School...

HHT charity event raises $19,500 for two groups

Dec 10, 2015
Hearth and Home Technologies held its 15th annual Charity Golf Tournament Sept. 18 and the event was a success with $19,500 raised to support this year’s benefactors, the Mayo Clinic - Melanoma Research Program and the Wounded Warrior Project.  One hundred and eight golfers participated in the 18-...

Girl Scouts honor baby with gift basket

Dec 10, 2015
In honor of Juliette Gordon Low Day, which celebrates the founder of Girl Scouts on Oct. 31, the Lake City Girl Scouts presented newborn Cora Foss and her parents, Randy and Stephanie Foss, a gift basket at Mayo Clinic Health System in Lake City on Dec. 1. Each local troop contributed a gift to the...

Cub Scouts reach popcorn goals

Dec 10, 2015
Popcorn Kernel and scout mom Tara Duncan (center) announced to the scouts at the beginning of the popcorn sale that if they met their goal she would go to  jail.  So the scouts took that challenge and sold over $31,000 of popcorn.  On Nov. 30 Lake City Police Officer Mike Becklund (not pictured)...

FFA poultry team headed to state

Dec 10, 2015
On Dec. 3, the dairy foods and poultry teams of the Lake City FFA traveled to Kenyon High School and competed in the Region VIII competition. The poultry team consists of Alison Moechnig, Kaleigh Johnson, Elizabeth Lindow and Dakota Groth. They placed sixth out of 17 teams and are advancing to...
-Photo by Mike Nelson

St. John's concert to be Wednesday

Dec 10, 2015
The community is invited to come to St. John’s Church on Wednesday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m. when the choir will take people  on a journey to Bethlehem at their annual Advent/Christmas Concert .  St. John’s Youth Group will be providing a Live Nativity Scene in front of the church for people to enjoy the...


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