Nov 8, 2018
Voters in Lake City may have made history Tuesday night.
When newly-elected council members Amy Kohrs Alkire and Faye Brown join Cindy McGrath and Mary Lou Waltman on the council in January, women will be the majority of the council, perhaps for the first time.
“I think we’ll have a great group,”...
Aug 15, 2018
The City of Zumbro Falls is two candidates short of a full ballot for the general election on Nov. 6.
Bruce Heitmann has filed for re-election as Mayor, Council Member Philip Dennison has filed for the open four-year seat, and Jason Faas has filed for treasurer.
That leaves two two-year council...
Jul 25, 2018
Filing for elected offices in the Lake City School District and the City of Zumbro Falls begins Tuesday, July 31.
Terms for three members of the Lake City School Board – Dawn Balow, Mike Ohlhaber, and Becca Weist – expire this year.
Seats on the board are at-large. Terms last four years....
Aug 10, 2017
Dakota Makokis, a Boy Scout from Troop 94 in Lake City recently presented Zumbro Falls City Council with a outdoor community bulletin board.
The project is more than a step on Makokis’ journey to become an Eagle Scout; it’s a way to say thanks to a community that was there when he needed them.
Oct 15, 2015
The Zumbro Falls fire station was eerily quiet at midmorning Saturday.
It was supposed to be time for the fire department’s annual open house. But there was no one around. All the fire trucks were gone. A lone yellow truck from the Mazeppa Fire Department sat out front.
The fire extingisher...