Coaches vs. Cancer event raises nearly $900

Dec 19, 2019
The Lake City High School girls basketball team thanks everyone who was involved and supported the girls basketball team in raising awareness of breast cancer as well as remembering and honoring Tessica and Sawyer Peters. “We were able to raise almost $900 to help with Tessica’s mission to spread...

Library Friends’ holiday sale is Dec. 6-7

Dec 4, 2019
The Friends of the Lake City Public Library (FPL) members don their Santa hats as the annual Holiday Used Book and Gift Sale draws near. The sale will be held in the Library meeting rooms on Friday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The annual sale features...

Black and Orange gala hailed ‘a huge success’

Nov 27, 2019
The Lake City Education Foundation’s annual fundraising gala was “a huge success,” raising nearly $40,000, according to the foundation. “This high-energy evening was filled with games, delicious hors d’oeuvres catered by Marien’s Deli, fabulous desserts and a lively auction featuring a blend of...

Tony Oliva to headline bowling fundraiser for DAC

Nov 13, 2019
Riverboat Lanes and the Wabasha County DAC have announced that Minnesota Twins legend Tony Oliva will be in Wabasha on Saturday, Dec. 14 at Riverboat Lanes as part of the second annual bowling fundraiser benefiting the Wabasha Development Achievement Center (DAC).Oliva will be at Riverboat Lanes at...

Humane Society calendars available for sale

Nov 13, 2019
The 2020 Hiawatha Animal Humane Society (HAHS) calendar has arrived in time for the  holidays and copies are available in Lake City for a $15 donation at Anytime Fitness, Lake Pepin Pet Clinic, Treats and Treasures and Gerken’s Town and Country.  They are also available in Wabasha at Gerken’s and...

Jewel golf event raises over $4,200 for HOPE Coalition

Nov 13, 2019
The Jewel Golf Club in Lake City hosted a 9-1-1 Golf Event on Oct. 18 to thank first responders for their service, commemorate October as Domestic Violence Awareness month, and raise funds for HOPE Coalition’s Outreach Office in Wabasha County. A total of $4,229.55 was raised. The idea of a golf...

Tickets now on sale for annual LCAA Holiday Home Tour fundraiser

Nov 7, 2019
Tickets are available for the Lake City Area Arts’ annual Holiday Home Tour on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. This year’s tour features five area homes and one “holiday barn” decked inside and out for the holidays. Tickets are $20 and are available at HBC, Kennedy Drug by Sterling, Lake...

Give to the Max Day helps benefit HAHS

Oct 30, 2019
The Hiawatha Animal Humane Society (HAHS) will be participating in Give to the Max Day, sponsored by again this year on Thursday, Nov. 14.  Any donation received within 10 minute intervals throughout the entire 24 hour day, will make the HAHS eligible for an additional donation from...

HHT charitable golf event raises over $27,000

Oct 30, 2019
Hearth and Home Technologies (HHT) recently held its annual charitable golf event at the Mt. Frontenac Golf Course in Frontenac. More than 160 golfers – a combination of HHT members, vendors, and suppliers together raised more than $27,325. This is the most money the event has ever raised. Funds...

Letter: Rose sales help club help kids

Oct 23, 2019
To the editor: Lake City Kiwanis Club has concluded another successful rose sale for 2019. We want to thank all our customers for their purchase and especially Carolyn Wenzel at Lake Pepin Floral for providing the beautiful roses. Our funds from this sale allow us to sponsor programs for our...


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