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Bayley: Delivering justice case by case
Maiden Rock breaks ground on village center
Land dispute continues, legislation postponed
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Legion Baseball: Post 54 bows out of Sub-State 6 playoffs
Amateur Baseball: Aces secure home win over Minneapolis Angels
Amateur Baseball: Miesville continues winning ways
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How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
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Web app tracks radon in Minnesota counties
‘Poke Ventures’ inspire community exploration, exercise
'Hairspray' to showcase mix of Phoenix Theatre veterans and newcomers
Tonight's Concert in the Park moves to First Lutheran Church
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November 5, 2014
Lake City approves pair of referendums
Lake City residents approved the first of two referendum questions Tuesday, which renewed the school district’s referendum levy authorization set at $987.01 per pupil by a 2,240 to 1,312 vote. The passage of the question will have a $0 tax impact on current property taxes. The...
November 5, 2014 - 2:19am
Lake City voters reject safety building bond
Lake City’s police and ambulance services will have to make do for a little longer. The request to issue up to $5.1 million in general obligation bonds for a new public safety facility failed 1,135-861 in Tuesday’s election. Police Chief Cory Koubista and Ambulance Director Gail...
November 5, 2014 - 1:43am
October 23, 2014
Paint, drink and benefit arts group
The Washington Street Arts group will host a wine and canvas event on Nov. 8 at the Lake City American Legion, 224 South Washington St. The painting event will be a fundraiser for the group. Art instructor Nicki Novotne of Art on the Go will lead two sessions, 3:30 and 7 p.m., walking...
October 23, 2014 - 1:00pm
October 3, 2014
Bushels of fun for everyone
LAKE CITY — Love fall and love those delectable local apples? Celebrate the season at the Johnny Appleseed Festival on Saturday. “For 35 years, the festival has celebrated the fall color show and our area’s apple harvest, providing fun for families of all ages,” said John...
October 3, 2014 - 10:00am
September 4, 2014
Senior housing construction project to break ground this month
A new Lake City senior living community will break ground this month. The Bluffs of Lake City will be connected to an existing care center...
September 4, 2014 - 8:00am
June 24, 2014
Free Spoonful concert headlines Water Ski Days
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor A free concert by Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame band the Lovin’ Spoonful tops the list of musical entertainment...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 24, 2014 - 12:00am
May 28, 2014
Balow goes above and beyond
LAKE CITY – Will Balow loves sports, which made his senior year at Lincoln High School that much more difficult. On Sept. 20, 2013, in a...
May 28, 2014 - 2:00pm
April 8, 2014
Progress: Arranging beauty
LAKE CITY — Putting together an arrangement for a customer — creating a pleasing mix of flowers, greens and accents — seems effortless...
April 8, 2014 - 6:32pm
March 19, 2014
Business Notebook: Governor honors Pepin Manufacturing
Pepin Manufacturing of Lake City was honored last week at the Minnesota Capitol as a winner of the 2013 Governor’s International Trade Award. The...
March 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
March 10, 2014
Lake City superintendent heading to Totino-Grace
Totino-Grace High School announced that Lake City Supt. Craig Junker has accepted the post of president. He will officially start in his new role on July 1. The high school noted that Junker has more than 20 years of experience in Catholic and public education as a coach, teacher,...
March 10, 2014 - 3:48pm
September 27, 2013
Lake City standoff ends with apparent suicide
A four-hour standoff ended Wednesday night after police discovered a man dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound in a Lake City home, authorities said. Lake City police responded to a residence at 517 S. 6th St. around 5:19 p.m. after receiving a report that the man, identified...
September 27, 2013 - 9:09am
September 24, 2013
'Voice' finalist makes surprise hospice visit
With his mother receiving end-of-life care at a Lake City hospital, Jeff Grasto got the idea to reach out to one of her favorite musicians. He...
September 24, 2013 - 1:28pm
August 27, 2013
Football Season Preview: Motivated Tigers ready to take the leap
LAKE CITY – The Lake City Tigers are still unsatisfied with how last season ended. In 2012, Lake City won the Hiawatha Valley League Gold...
August 27, 2013 - 6:02pm
Amateur Baseball Roundup: Late charge puts Bears past Serpents
After a slow start Friday, Cannon Falls finally got rolling in the sixth inning, and Lake City couldn’t do anything to slow down the Bears’ momentum. Up 1-0 through five innings, Cannon Falls scored three runs in the sixth, seventh and eighth innings to advance in the Region...
July 27, 2013 - 12:38am
July 23, 2013
Wrestling: Fitterer nabs All-American honors
Cannon Falls wrestler Paul Fitterer put together an All-American performance for the Minnesota National Greco-Roman team at the USAW National Wrestling Championships last week in Fargo, N.D. Fitterer, from Randolph, earned All-American honors for the second straight year after...
July 23, 2013 - 4:06pm