Firemen’s dance comes home on July 7

Jul 3, 2018
After many years in the marina beach parking lot at Ohuta Park, the Lake City Firemen’s Dance is returning July 7 to the Lake City Fire Hall on the 200 block of South High Street. Lake City firefighter Derek Nibbe is the chairperson of this year’s dance. He said a few factors influenced the...

Auxiliary to host bake sale

Jun 6, 2018
Mayo Clinic Health System Auxiliary in Lake City will host a spring bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. or until all baked goods are gone on Friday, June 15 in the Central Conference Room (across from the cafeteria).  Homemade baked goods along with other items to share with family and friends will be...

Kids feeding kids

Jun 6, 2018
The Faith Formation class of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in West Albany learned about the need around the world for nutritious meals and how the poorest kids in Haiti eat mud biscuits. They wanted to make a difference. The Faith Formation class held a pancake breakfast to raise funds for the...

'Chair Affair' bidding about to begin

May 31, 2018
The Lake City Area Arts (LCAA) Chair Affair will be auctioning a three-piece set of Adirondack furniture beginning this week, with more on the way in September at the Lake City Junk Crush. “Step #1,” said Kate Halverson, spearheading the six-month event, “has been encouraging LCAA chair donations...

Lake City residents ride for fallen officers

May 16, 2018
Lake City Police Officer Jeff Daggett (right) and retired State Trooper Mal McCarthy. Last week the pair rode in the Law Enforcement United Road to Hope, a three-day, 250-mile ride from Chesapeake, Va., to Washington D.C. Law Enforcement United is founded upon and committed to honoring officers who...

Great River Homes golf tournament is June 8

May 9, 2018
The 27th annual Great River Homes, Inc. Benefit Golf Tournament and Dinner will be held on Friday, June 8, at The Jewel Golf Club in Lake City.The tournament is a nine-hole best shot/four person tournament. Registration is at 1 p.m. The tee off is at 2 p.m. Dinner is served at 6 p.m.  The cost is $...

5K-9 is Saturday, May 12

May 9, 2018
The Lake City 5K-9 run to raise money for the Hiawatha Animal Humane Society will be Saturday, May 12. The 5K run begins and ends at Anytime Fitness, 1205 N. 7th Street, Lake City. Registration for dogs and their people (people without dogs are welcome too) begins at 6:30 a.m. Start time is 7 a.m...

New location for Friends' used book sale

May 3, 2018
Much will be the same at the annual Friends of the Lake City Public Library (FPL) Spring Used Book Sale this year—donated books of all kinds for adults, young adults and children for sale. Only its location will be new. The sale will take place at the former Public Safety Building on 209 S. High...

BBQ Chicken Dinner in West Albany

Apr 26, 2018
Barbecue Chicken Dinner at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in West Albany. Served 11 a.m. to 2p.m. or until gone.

Smelt Feed and Fish Fry at Lake City Sportsman's Club

Apr 4, 2018
Smelt feed and fish fry with fixings at the Lake City Sportsman's Club, 2200 South Oak Street, Lake City. Adults: $13. Chilrdren 10 and under; $7. Take-out meals (available by calling 345-2901 only): $14 each.


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