Lions Club presents Helen Keller awards

Jul 12, 2017
Newly initiated club president Jon Gravenish (left) presented Helen Keller Awards to four members at the Lake City Lions Club July dinner meeting.  These awards are given to Lions who have given exceptional service to the community and club.  The recipients names are placed on a plaque at the...

Fiesta Jalisco, scouts among parade winners

Jun 29, 2017
The Water Ski Days parade committee has announced the “people’s choice” winners for the parade. In the Chamber of Commerce members category, Fiesta Jalisco came in first, Eagle Hang Gliding was second and Fiesta Foods was third. Among Shrine and clown units, first place went to the Rochester...

Heitman is feted with softball awards

Jun 28, 2017
Laura Heitman recently received softballs All Section 1AA and All State Individual academic awards, for which she must have a cumulative 3.75 GPA or higher.  She also was recognized by the Rochester Post Bulletin for All Area Team receiving honorable mention among the areas top softball players....

Girls golf team holds awards banquet

Jun 28, 2017
The Lake City girls golf team held a recognition banquet at Lake City Golf Club on June 19. Six Tigers were named to the Hiawatha Valley League all-conference team, pictured from left: Marah Rothgarn, Taylor Willers, Lexi Geolat, Lidia Wallerich, Olivia Matzke, medalist and Ava Wallerich. Awards...

Tiger Marching Band collects awards on the way to hometown performance

Jun 21, 2017
In a fast paced week the Tiger band participated in five parades in five days bringing home awards and trophies and offering an exciting “Phantom of the Opera” parade performance to thousands across Minnesota.  Bensons Pioneerland Band Festival saw the Tigers with a second place finish and the...

Gartner piano students perform at spring recital

Jun 14, 2017
Friday, May 26, piano students of Dana Gartner presented a Spring Recital at the Gartner home.  Families and friends enjoyed hearing the students’ most recent repertoire, including part of their programs for the student division of the National Piano Teachers Guild Auditions held in Apple Valley on...

Softball players receive awards

May 31, 2017
At the recent Lake City High School softball awards program May 25 at the Sportsman’s Club, players were recognized for their achievements during the season.  Pictured here are the letter winners, front row, from left: Alyssa Schmitz, Mackenzie Noll and Kayla Chavez; back row, from left: Laura...

Lincoln grad, now college prof, is 'outstanding'

May 24, 2017
Brad Heins, a Lincoln High School graduate who is now associate dairy professor in the University of Minnesota Department of Animal Science, received the outstanding graduate faculty/staff award from the University of Minnesota Department of Animal Science on May 11. “The award recognizes his...

Smith reaps the rewards of a great year of bowling

May 24, 2017
This past winter, eighth grader Sam Smith, daughter of Rhonda Beck, became the first high school all state bowler from Lake City. She bowled with the team of Wabasha/Lake Cty/Plainview in girls high school league. Sam was the No. 1 girl in the Southeast Conference, finishing with an 83 fill...

Graduating athletes honored at booster banquet

May 18, 2017
On Wednesday, May 10, the Athletic Booster Club held its annual senior recognition banquet at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. The event started with a meal for the senior athletes, parents and head coaches compliments of the booster club. Following the dinner all head coaches were introduced by booster...


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