Grant brings clay artist to Bluff View Elementary School

Feb 10, 2016
Bluff View Elementary School kindergarten and sixth grade students are soon to start working in clay like young sculptors. Beginning Feb. 22, students from these grade levels will work with clay artist Kate Bauman during their scheduled art time, and after school too if they wish. Bluff View was...

Goodhue County History Society program to look at Selma's role in Civil Rights movement

Feb 10, 2016
On Thursday, Feb. 25, people can visit the Goodhue County Historical Society to commemorate Black History Month with a special presentation on the Civil Rights Movement. The program, SELMA: The Bridge to the Ballot, runs from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and focuses on the events preceding and following...

Churches to team up on Lenten suppers

Feb 4, 2016
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Lake City will be suspending the monthly community suppers during the Lenten Season.  On Shrove Tuesday, Feb. 9, from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. St. Mark’s will be serving a pancake supper to the community instead, which is the festival before Ash Wednesday, Feb. 10.  The...

8-week spiritual series planned at Valley View

Feb 4, 2016
The members of Valley View Assembly of God Church in Lake City are planning to learn more about Jesus for eight weeks  beginning Sunday, Feb. 7 and continuing through Easter Sunday, March 27.   The 50-Day Spiritual is an annual church series dedicated to helping pastors help people grow.  The old...

Hebert Memorial raises money for new Lincoln mural

Feb 3, 2016
Laurie Hebert (left) and Bob Hebert (right) present a check for $4,000 to Greg Berge (center), principal of Lincoln High School.  The money was raised at the ninth annual Tony Hebert Memorial Golf Tournament.  This donation will be used to help make a mural similar to the one behind them, for the...

Pet of the Week - Hiawatha Animal Humane Society

Feb 3, 2016
This beautiful and petite little gal is named Pearl because she is precious! Besides being small for her age, she is quiet and gives the impression of being a bit shy. However, she just seems to prefer watching the antics of her three littermate fosters as she sits comfortably by. Her preference is...

Library speaker series begins Saturday, Feb. 6

Feb 3, 2016
A speaker series to commemorate the re-opening of the Lake City Public Library in its newly renovated home begins Saturday, Feb. 6 at 10:30 a.m. with an appearance by New York Times best-selling author William Kent Krueger. Krueger is probably most well-known for his Cork O’Connor mystery series,...

Peter Ostroushko and Dean Magraw to perform here Saturday night

Feb 3, 2016
Renowned fiddle and mandolin player Peter Ostroushko (above) and guitarist Dean Magraw will perform together beginning at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Oak Center General Store. Tickets are $5 to $15: patrons pay what they can. Children’s tickets are available in exchange for a freewill donation...

Villa Maria to close, go up for sale

Feb 3, 2016
The leadership of the Ursuline Sisters, sponsors of Villa Maria Retreat and Conference Center in Frontenac Tuesday announced that the center will close June 30. Villa Maria is owned by the Ursuline Sisters of the Central Province and governed by a board composed of local residents and Ursulines. “...


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