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Lake City, Tiedemans helped open “my door to the larger world”

Aug 24, 2022
Surin Maisrikrod looked around Lake City for the first time in 35 years recently and liked what he saw. “What struck me is the things that remain pretty much the same as when I lived here,” said Maisrikrod, who was an exchange student from Thailand during the 1973-1974 school year living with the...

Mystery walk takes group to orchard overlook

Aug 24, 2022
The final Wednesday evening group walk for the “Walking Lake Pepin” participants took place on Aug. 17. The location of the walk was a mystery until Paul Luhmann, Pepin Heights manager, met the group at Roschen Park to escort them up to the original Pepin Heights Orchard on the bluff overlooking...

Old time base ball game is Aug. 27

Aug 24, 2022
Lake City will face the Rochester Roosters in a vintage-style base ball game Saturday, Aug. 27, at Bluff View Elementary School, presented by the Lake City 150th Celebration. The public is invited to attend. “The Roosters play 1860 rules base ball while wearing period uniforms and using replica...

Round-up donations benefit Legion baseball

Aug 24, 2022
Lake City Fresh Market conducted a Round-up Legion Post 110 baseball donation campaign during July 2022 which garnered $141 in support of the 2022 American Legion baseball year. The Legion program has been administered under the leadership of 40 year volunteer Mel Blattner. The 2022 American...

School bus stopping at Market by the Lake

Aug 24, 2022
Bluff Country School Bus Service is having a “See you at the Bus Stop!” event at the Thursday, Aug. 25 (today), Lake City Market by the Lake. From 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m., people can see a bus, meet bus drivers, and learn about employment opportunities. Prize drawings are planned. Lake City Market...

VFW donates enormous flag to Lake City Fire Department

Aug 24, 2022
The Lake City Fire Department has flown a large flag from its ladder truck several times over the years, but it was always a loaner, usually borrowed from the Hastings Perkins, according to Fire Chief Dan Patterson. Now, thanks to the Lake City VFW, the department has a flag of its own, and...

150 cookies for Tom

Aug 17, 2022
Liz Carlstrom of Lake City showed her “150” by baking and presenting 150 cookies to Tom Rasmussen. “Show Us Your 150” is a year long challenge with the grand prize of $150 being awarded at the final event in December of 2022. There will be five prizes given and there is no limit to the number of...

Jazz band plays Patton Park concert

Aug 17, 2022
The Lincoln High School jazz band played a concert in Patton Park Thursday, Aug. 11, as part of the Lake City 150th Celebration. People can find information about the yearlong celebration of the 150th anniversary of the incorporation of the City of Lake City on the Lake City 150th Celebration...

Pass It On donates to food shelf

Aug 17, 2022
The volunteer workers at the Lake City Food Shelf on Tuesday, August 9, paused for a photo when a donation of $3000 arrived from the Pass It On Thrift Shop in Lake City. Pictured from left to right are Diane Coombs, Ross Bendickson, Kathy Wigern, Carole Helgerson (director), and Pastor David...

SWCD meets Aug. 25

Aug 17, 2022
Wabasha County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) will hold its regular board meeting on Thursday, Aug. 25, at 8:15 a.m. at the County Board Room, 625 Jefferson Ave., Wabasha.

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