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Public Notice - December 2016 BOA
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May 30, 2015
Lincoln High School's Haeska ready for next step
LAKE CITY — For Lincoln High School senior Ellie Haeska, speech has been an important part of her life for the last five years, but it didn’t...
May 30, 2015 - 2:00pm
May 23, 2015
Music, mystery, money and a monster
Sunday, a uniquely and “very cool” family-friendly monster hunt allows the public to search for the elusive creature inhabiting Lake Pepin. Pepie Fest is a first-of-its-kind event revolved around the search for the mysterious lake monster. While some may not believe in the...
May 23, 2015 - 9:00am
May 11, 2015
Lake City man killed in UTV crash
A Lake City man died in a utility terrain vehicle crash Saturday afternoon in the Town of Spring Brook, Wisconsin, according to the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office. Daniel Stokes, 19, was a passenger on the vehicle, which apparently overturned and trapped him. He was flown to Mayo-Eau...
May 11, 2015 - 11:41am
April 3, 2015
Progress: Clammers had market buttoned up
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor LAKE CITY — Making a living from the Mississippi River has always been hard work. Clamming must rank...
April 3, 2015 - 11:00am
February 2, 2015
Celebrate the season indoors and out
After taking a year off, Lake City’s Winterfest is back on the calendar. The daylong festival happens Saturday Feb. 7 with events spread throughout town. The festival’s resurrection coincidently enough can almost be thanks to a cold, wintery snowstorm, explained event coordinator...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 2, 2015 - 8:00am
January 12, 2015
Bringing the music back
After a month break, the live music returns to Oak Center General Store Saturday Jan. 17 when the Pines takes the stage at 8 p.m. to kick off...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 12, 2015 - 8:00am
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