Wabasha County

Wabasha County Sheriff's Office partners with Crime Stoppers

Jan 17, 2019
Crime Stoppers, a non-profit organization that collects anonymous crime tips and pays rewards up to $1,000 for eligible tips, has announced a partnership with the Wabasha County Sheriff’s Office. Tips have the potential to save money for law enforcement and speed up investigations, Crime Stoppers...

Interim county administrator hired

Jan 9, 2019
In action taken at their first board meeting of 2019, the Wabasha County Board of Commissioners unanimously elected Don Springer to be the chairman of the County Board for 2019.Mike Wobbe was unanimously elected vice chair and he served as chair for the remainder of the meeting on Jan. 2. Springer...

Levy up 4 percent at Wabasha County board's final meeting of 2018

Jan 2, 2019
The Wabasha County Board of Commissioners met for their last meeting of 2018 on Dec. 26 with all Commissioners present, as well as County Administrator Michael Plante and County Attorney Karrie Kelly. The final 2019 property tax levy was set at $15,038,299. This was an increase of 4 percent over...

Controversial Wabasha County highway projects advance

Dec 20, 2018
The annual Wabasha County Truth in Taxation meeting was held as scheduled on Dec. 11, but it was two proposed Highway projects that brought people who opposed the projects to the meeting. All Commissioners were present, along with County Administrator Michael Plante and County Attorney Karrie...

County health and human services workers appreciated

Dec 13, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Dec. 12 as County, City, Tribal, and State Health And Human Services Worker Day. Wabasha County has issued a news release to “thank each and every one of our Health and Human Services Staff for their dedication, hard work, and strong commitment to providing...

Corrected: Wabasha County Board dispenses with CUPs and COLAs

Nov 14, 2018
The Wabasha County Board of Commissioners held their regular meeting on election day (Nov. 6) with a lengthy agenda. Much of the business was part of the consent agenda and was approved in one single vote which passed unanimously with no further discussion. All commissioners were present, along...

Wabasha County plat books available

Nov 8, 2018
The 2019 Wabasha County Land Atlas and Plat Book is now available. This newest edition published by Rockford Map Publishers is available for purchase from the Wabasha County SWCD, 611 Broadway Avenue, Suite 10, Wabasha, Minn. The new plat book accurately displays parcel boundaries, acreage data,...

Election 2018: Alkire, Brown and Boe elected to city council

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,”...

Letter: Introducing SWCD candidates, mission

Oct 25, 2018
Every time election year rolls around, I unfailingly hear… “What is the Soil and Water Conservation District?” at least once or see someone post the question on Facebook. We are increasing our efforts at public awareness and hopefully more and more people get to know us. This year, the Wabasha...

Dayton recognizes case workers

Oct 24, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton proclaimed Oct. 17 as Financial Worker Case Aide Day.  Pictured are Wabasha County Social Services financial workers and case aides who serve Wabasha County residents.  Front row, from left: Shannon Van Allen; Pamela Larson, Rita Rabehl, Jeanne Bilder and Nick Anderson; second row...


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

Customize This