County 4-H wins state fair dairy judging contest

Sep 7, 2022
Wabasha County was the winner of the Intermediate Dairy Judging contest at this year’s Minnesota State Fair. “Hundreds of Minnesota 4-Hers spend their summer evenings looking at dairy heifers and cows determining the best reason to place one animal over another,” the University of Minnesota...

Tiger volleyball loses 3-1 to K-M

Sep 7, 2022
The Lake City Tiger varsity volleyball team fell to Kasson-Mantorville 3-1 on Aug. 30 Kasson-Mantorville won the first game 25-19 and the second 25-14 before Lake City took the third game 25-21. Kasson-Mantorville ended the match with a 25-20 victory in game four. Natalie Hawkins had 18 digs for...

Tiger football falls to Saints in season opener

Sep 7, 2022
Saint Charles rushed for 331 yards and rolled to a 42-14 victory over Lake City in the season opener last Friday night. Severe weather brought a premature end to the contest as lightning strikes in the vicinity stopped the game with 9:19 remaining in the fourth quarter. After a 60-minute delay, a...

Heise named world championships MVP

Sep 7, 2022
Team USA came up just short in the Women’s Hockey World Championship, losing 2-1 to Canada on Sept. 4 in Denmark. But Lake City native, Red Wing High School graduate, and current University of Minnesota women’s hockey player Taylor Heise had a great tournament playing for Team USA, leading the...

Girls tennis falls to John Marshall

Aug 31, 2022
The Lake City High School girls tennis team was in action again against John Marshall on Monday, Aug. 22. Despite the end score, Lake City and John Marshall displayed very competitive match play with most games heading to 30-40 or deuce. Lake City moved to 3-1 on the season with scheduled...

Heise playing well at World Championships

Aug 31, 2022
Lake City native Taylor Heise scored two goals in the first period of the U.S. Women’s National Hockey Team’s 9-0 win over Switzerland on Monday, Aug. 29 in the International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship in Frederikshavn, Denmark. It was the third game in pool play for the U.S....

Local 9 base ball team has swell time despite falling to Rochester Roosters

Aug 31, 2022
On Aug. 27 the Local 9 of Lake City Base Ball Club took on the Roosters of Rochester Base Ball Club in an 1860-style game of base ball in the open grass at Bluff View Elementary School as a part of the 150th anniversary of Lake City. Eleven local players, ages 12-48 participated in a match of...

Soccer boys 1-1 to start season

Aug 31, 2022
The Lake City High School boys soccer season opened at home last week against St. Charles. St. Charles has proved to be a competitive first match for Lake City over the past few years. Lake City fell short with a final score of 1-3. Junior midfielder Alec McElmury scored the team’s only goal on...

Kieffers donate dugout benches

Aug 24, 2022
The Kieffer family has made another donation to the Lake City baseball program. Pictured sitting on new dugout benches donated by the family are Donna Kieffer (left) and her son Todd Kieffer. “The Kieffer family has routinely made generous donations to the Lake City baseball program,” varsity...

Two teams share victory in shortened coed volleyball tourney

Aug 24, 2022
Port 140 and Megs Not Here were co-champions of the coed volleyball tournament that concluded the league season. The teams split the winnings after the tournament was left unfinished. Jake Davidson Painting finished third. Port 104 had the best record this year, 33-3, followed by Megs Not Here, 24...


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