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December 21, 2016
Salt crystals on a Worthington-area sidewalk are shown Wednesday as freezing snow melt made for some slippery conditions. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Smart usage of salt during winter is encouraged
December 21, 2016 - 9:39pm
July 14, 2016
Lake Ocheda Management Plan nears completion
July 14, 2016 - 9:35pm
June 16, 2016
New Beginnings Garden Center to celebrate grand opening Saturday
June 16, 2016 - 8:35pm
March 29, 2016
Submitted photo
Shown is a contour map of Lake Ocheda.
Watershed aims ‘To not be so impaired’: Focus group develops timeline for possible Lake Ocheda drawdown
March 29, 2016 - 9:09pm
March 16, 2016
Lake Ocheda is shown looking east in this Wednesday afternoon photo. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Ocheda options: Riparian landowners hear options for Lake Ocheda’s health
March 16, 2016 - 10:06pm
February 19, 2016
Cattails have taken over this area of Lake Ocheda’s west basin, near Hawkinson Bridge on Nobles County 57. Individuals with the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District and Minnesota DNR want to see improved aquatic vegetation in the shallow prairie lake. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Addressing Lake Ocheda ... again; water body remains fixture on dubious state list
February 19, 2016 - 9:55pm
June 11, 2015
Letter: Take a closer look at our algae problem
June 11, 2015 - 5:17pm
November 6, 2014
Workers for southwest Minnesota commercial fisherman Scott DesLaurier sort through fish captured in gill nets on the west basin of Lake Ocheda last week. DesLaurier said Thursday he completed two hauls on the south end of the west basin. His crew has now packed up to work on West Graham Lake before the lake freezes over. He hopes to return to Lake Ocheda this winter to remove some of the buffalo and rough fish from the lake. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Seining ceases on Lake Ocheda
November 6, 2014 - 9:39pm
September 2, 2014
Watering ban to stay lifted
September 2, 2014 - 8:50pm
August 20, 2014
Looking south over Lake Ocheda from an area near Pfeil’s hill. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
The great divide
August 20, 2014 - 8:32pm
July 15, 2014
Lake Ocheda restoration project moves forward
July 15, 2014 - 8:09pm
May 7, 2014
DNR, OOWD strategize over Lake Ocheda
May 7, 2014 - 9:28pm
April 6, 2014
Dead fish line the shores of the west basin of Lake Ocheda as ice begins to melt from the lake. Low water levels, thick ice and little oxygen caused the fish to suffocate. Among the dead are many carp, walleye and bullheads. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globeplay button
Washing ashore
April 6, 2014 - 8:20pm
August 22, 2012
Variance request turns into big issue on Lake Ocheda
August 22, 2012 - 9:16pm
August 17, 2012
Julie buntjer/Daily Globe
Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Administrator Dan Livdahl sits on the dam where steel gates were installed to keep carp from getting into Lake Ocheda from Peterson Slough and the Ocheyedan River.
Fish barriers keeping carp out of Lake Ocheda
August 17, 2012 - 9:49pm