Campaign hopes to change perceptions about brain injury

Mar 20, 2019
March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. This year’s awareness campaign, Change Your Mind, is designed to educate the public about traumatic brain injuries in efforts to de-stigmatize brain injuries, empower those who have survived brain injury and their caregivers, and promote the types of support...

Input sought on nitrate-contaminated groundwater

Mar 20, 2019
The Minnesota Environmental Quality Board (EQB) will hold a public meeting March 25 in Red Wing to gain public input on a proposal to study nitrate-contaminated water in the karst region of southeast Minnesota.The meeting will be held at the St. James Hotel, 406 Main St. in Red Wing, with doors...

Soil and Water Board meets March 25

Mar 20, 2019
The next scheduled monthly meeting of the Goodhue County Soil and Water Conservation District, Board of Supervisors will be on Monday, March 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Soil Conservation Office in Goodhue.

Red Wing Y to take over Lake City pool operations

Mar 20, 2019
Big changes are coming to O’Neil Swimming Pool on West Marion Street. This summer, for the first time, the Red Wing YMCA will manage pool operations, including staffing and programming, things the city had done itself since the pool was constructed in the 1980s. The Lake City City Council approved...

Flood forecasts put Lake City on alert

Mar 20, 2019
With the National Weather Service reporting that low level flooding on the Mississippi River at Lake City is a virtual certainty and a better than 50 percent chance of major flooding, city officials are developing response plans. Lake City’s marina, public works department, and emergency...

Massive West Albany dairy expansion approved

Mar 14, 2019
The Wabasha County Board of Commissioners approved a conditional/interim use permit (CUP) for expansion of an existing feedlot owned by Brian and Ashly Yotter in West Albany Township, Lake City. The vote was 3-0, with Brian Goihl abstaining. This action was taken at their regular meeting on March...

Hearth and Home considers expansion, seeks TIF money

Mar 14, 2019
Hearth and Homes Technologies is asking the City of Lake City to consider providing tax increment financing (TIF) to help the company add 150,000 square feet to its 100,000 square foot building on the corner of Monroe Street and North 10th Street. The estimated $10.2 million project would increase...

Sold: Chatfield developer buys Outlot D

Mar 14, 2019
The Lake City City Council emerged from a closed session Monday, March 11, and voted to sell the city’s Outlot D property to a Chatfield developer for $45,000. Outlot D consists of lots stretching south from North 10th Street along Kemp Lane and Kemp Court. City Administrator Rob Keehn said that...

GCCEA annual meeting is Saturday

Mar 13, 2019
The 82nd annual meeting of the Goodhue County Cooperative Electric Association (GCCEA) will be held Saturday, March 16, in the high school auditorium, 705 Mill Street in Zumbrota.They will be serving Dad’s Belgian Waffles from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.  The business meeting starts at 10:30 a.m. ...

Snowmobile burns on riverwalk

Mar 6, 2019
A snowmobile caught fire at the northern end of the Riverwalk in the early hours of the morning Sunday, March 3. Lake City Graphic Editor Andrew Eggenberger called 911 just before 3 a.m. to report the fire. Lake City Police and the Lake City Fire Department responded to the scene. The driver of...


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