Sweeney: Players, coaches, and fans made this a Tiger basketball season to remember

Mar 28, 2019
Lake City Tigers fans: I hope you have enjoyed following along this season as much as I have. It hasn’t quite sunk in yet that an incredible year has reached its conclusion. I would like to take this opportunity to thank our four seniors: Riley Borgschatz, Ethan Heitman, Chris Lewis and Josh...

Letter: Please join Team Emily

Mar 28, 2019
To the editor: My daughter Emily has brain cancer. In December she went through surgery to remove the tumor and has just finished six weeks of radiation/chemo treatment. She is doing pretty well right now and will have a break of about four to six weeks before starting the long months of chemo at...

Letter: Thanks for giving back to humane society

Mar 28, 2019
To the editor: The Hiawatha Animal Humane Society (HAHS) sends out A big thank you to the “Giving Back” community outreach program members of River Oaks Health Care in Lake City. Their activity director, Ethel Zimmerman, along with Sarah, a resident, attended the March membership of the HAHS to...

Tigers: Thank you Lake City

Mar 28, 2019
To the editor: To the Lake City parents, students, pep band, and fans who supported our boys basketball team up at the State Tournament last weekend - thank you! On behalf of our boys basketball players and team, I want to thank the Lake City community for their tremendous support last week with...

Letter: Mary Lous part of God’s plan for Lake City

Mar 27, 2019
To the editor:It was nice to see the City Council do the tribute to Mary Lou Waltman.  Ten years is a long time to sit in City Hall and listen to our problems and then try to fix them.  Twenty years ago, I retired from the Lake City School Board after two terms, in order to start the Lake City...

Locals rally for laws to reduce tobacco use

Mar 14, 2019
A pair of Lake City residents joined nearly 400 youth and public health advocates from across Minnesota on Wednesday, Feb. 27, to rally support at the State Capitol for policies that reduce youth tobacco addiction. Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation, a coalition of more than 60 organizations...

Letter: Jail deja vu

Mar 6, 2019
To the editor: It made me smile from ear to ear when I read the article in the Winona Post (2/25/2019) written by Chris Rogers, discussing the building of a new jail in Winona. The Wabasha County Sheriff was asked to comment on Winona’s jail and the clip that follows is priceless: “Today, the...

Penny: Make a difference in your own back yard

Mar 6, 2019
When asked what I love about southern Minnesota, one thing that always rises to the top is the drive that people have to help their neighbors. This was especially evident during the recent blizzard. Volunteers helped dig out vehicles, rescue stranded travelers and open their doors to provide...

Letter: Vote Boege

Mar 6, 2019
To the editor: We are endorsing Mr. Ben Boege for Florence Township Supervisor in the upcoming Township election. Ben is a native of Florence Township, an engineer by education, with several years experience as a township planning commissioner. He knows the area and it’s people well, and will...

Goggin: Weather didn't slow work at the capitol

Mar 6, 2019
Southeast Minnesota was battered pretty hard by snowstorms for much of February. I hope everyone made it through ok. To all the plow drivers, emergency responders, and National Guardsmen who kept our roads safe and clear, I just want to say thank you. It’s a difficult job, but I know we are in...


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