Fishing tourney fundraiser for youth team is Saturday

Mar 11, 2020
The Lake City Youth Fishing Team is planning two fundraisers this month. The first is a youth and adult ice fishing tournament in the Lake City Marina on March 14. The contest runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the outer marina across Lakeshore Drive from Fiesta Foods. Children 10 and under can fish...

Fundraiser underway for new St. John's playground

Feb 12, 2020
St. John’s Parent Teacher Association is in the midst of a multi-year rundraising effort to replace the playground equipment at the school. There are plans for two sections to be built. The first section would be the preschool playground. The current area is too small for the number of students...

Fishing contest adapts to thinner ice

Feb 5, 2020
Ice conditions have changed the plans for this weekend’s Frontenac Sportsman’s Club ice fishing contest on Feb. 8. The club is recommending no vehicles on the ice other than four-wheelers and side-by-sides. The ice fishing contest will still be held on Frontenac Pond. So will the ice auger contest...

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...


The Lake City Graphic
Ph: 651-345-3316 (M-W 8am-5pm; Th-F 8am-4pm)
Fax: 651-345-4200
P.O. Box 469
111 South 8th Street
Lake City, MN 55041