People look at 3 lanes

Aug 11, 2016
On Thursday, Aug. 4., a bus load of Lake Citians hit the road for Albert Lea, Minn.  These 22 dedicated citizens, who were willing to give up their precious time and make the effort, were rewarded with a full day of information, statistics, debates, speakers, tours, interviews, (a bag lunch) and...

Wabasha County Relay for Life, 2016 edition

Aug 11, 2016
The annual Wabasha County Relay For Life was Aug. 5 in Patton Park. Proceeds from the event benefit the American Cancer Society.

10 years afloat

Aug 11, 2016
Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors presented Larry Nielsen of Pearl of the Lake Paddleboat with a certificate celebrating 10 years in business. The excursion boat, docked at the Willows on Lake Pepin, is a top tourist attraction in Lake City. From left are Trevor Coons, Mayo Clinic Health System –...

Harms joins fellow submariners

Aug 11, 2016
Dave Harms of Lake City (right) was one of four Navy veterans who rode in the River City Days Parade in Red Wing Sunday on a submarine veterans float. The float is sponsored by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Base of the United States Submarine Veterans, Inc., which was formed to perpetuate the memory of...

J and J Liquors celebrates five years

Aug 11, 2016
J and J Liquors recently celebrated five years in business with the Lake City Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors. From left are John Hutchinson, Coastal Style Vacation Rentals and chamber board member, Asia Zmuda, Mayo Clinic Health System – Lake City, Cheryl Geolat, realtor and chamber board member,...

Hiawatha Animal Humane Society - Pet of the Week

Aug 10, 2016
These pets are available for adoption through the Hiawatha Animal Humane Society.   Each individual pet listing tells a story and who to contact for more information.

Clinics cited for top care in some fields

Aug 10, 2016
The Minnesota Health Action Group (The Action Group) has announced Mayo Clinic Health System sites among 276 Minnesota and border-state clinics are being recognized for delivering optimal care and achieving optimal care measures. The recognition is part of the 2016 Minnesota Bridges to Excellence...

Class of 1961 celebrates 55 years

Aug 10, 2016
The Lincoln High School graduating class of 1961 held their 55th reunion on Saturday, Aug. 6. Thirty-one graduates attended the event held at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club.  The classmate traveling the farthest was Robert Angell, who made a trek from Wyoming. Pictured front row, from left: Ian...

Last walk to be a church tour

Aug 10, 2016
The final group walk for the season sponsored by Walking Lake Pepin, with a walking moai,   is planned for Thursday, Aug. 11, at 6 p.m.  The group will meet at Bethany Church, 525 S. 6th Street.  The group will proceed on 6th street to Lyon Avenue to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, St. Mark’s Episcopal...

Mission group going to Bolivia

Aug 10, 2016
Five Lake City residents will be going to Bolivia in February 2017 to help with construction of a children’s school. These volunteers will also assist with school registration, community outreach of sharing and demonstrating Jesus’s ways, bringing Water for Life filters, and school supplies.Randy...


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