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Humane Society welcomes new executive director
Speed limit increasing on section of Highway 60 from Kenyon to Zumbro Falls
60 Years of #RealBeauty features Red Wing native
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Arts Board awards grants to local groups
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Goodhue wraps up third place
Boys Basketball: Lake City drops consolation championship
Several changes ahead for area teams after realignment
Boys Basketball: Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Boys Basketball: Lake City advances to consolation finals
Q&A: Shannon Harris
Q&A: Vicki Iocco
African Cinderella tale comes to Sheldon
No foolin' — Sheldon presents prom for all ages
Q&A: Mary Cyr
arts and entertainment
U.S. Bank National Association vs Forsman
Homeservices Lending, LLC vs meyer
Notice of Informal Probate: 25-PR-17-651 Harris
NAME CHANGE: 25-CV-17-605, Minor Child
Ronald E. Ross, 79
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Hildegard C. Miller
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Johnny C. Doden, 89
Letter: Hedin-Hartnagel pays in many ways
Letter: Understand that federal budget cuts will hurt our students
Column: Attempting to drain the swamp in Minnesota government
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
Letter: Treasure Island helps Spare Key help others
Real Estate Showcase
November 17, 2015
Folk Forum goes in for blues
The live music line-up is now in full swing at the century-old community hall in rural Lake City’s Oak Center General Store. With a mix of...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 17, 2015 - 8:00am
August 6, 2015
Lake City market accepts EBT
Lake City’s Thursday Market has joined the Electronic Benefits Transfer program for food purchases. EBT will be accepted for food purchases, and the market currently is offering a dollar-for-dollar match to EBT participants up to $5 through the Market Bucks program. The market...
August 6, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 7, 2015
Getting there in style
LAKE CITY — Betty and Lloyd Budensiek climbed into their silver pickup just after sunup Saturday June 27 and left home pulling a customized...
July 7, 2015 - 8:00am
July 1, 2015
Cycling skills class offered in Lake City
A class on bicycle safety and sharing the road with motorists will be held 5 to 9 p.m. Friday July 10 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday July 11 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lake City. The class will include formal instruction on bike maintenance, hazard avoidance, terminology...
July 1, 2015 - 8:00am
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