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July 8, 2016
Letter: Milbrandt does homework on lake improvement
By Greg and Barb Raymo, Worthington Jay Milbrandt’s July 2 column, “Lake Okabena: The path to becoming algae-free,” was probably the best piece of work we've seen written about the future of Lake Okabena. It was quite clear he had done his homework, and he laid the groundwork...
July 8, 2016 - 9:56pm
July 1, 2016
Column: Lake Okabena -- a path to becoming algae-free
WORTHINGTON -- If you’re like me, you were horrified by the sight and stench of the algae bloom on Lake Okabena the opening day of the Windsurfing...
July 1, 2016 - 9:26pm
June 7, 2016
Lighting up the lake
June 7, 2016 - 10:03pm
June 1, 2016
Student entrepreneur Arnt runs Beach Nook
WORTHINGTON — Though summer isn’t officially here, the Beach Nook on Lake Okabena is open for business. Owner and operator Jessica Arnt recently...
June 1, 2016 - 9:39pm
May 17, 2016
Letter: Thanks for assistance in cleanup of lake
By Jason Vote, President, Lake Okabena Improvement Association, Worthington On May 11, the Lake Okabena Improvement Association hosted its annual Lake Okabena cleanup. I want to thank the 82 volunteers who helped in the lake cleanup. All of the public shoreline and Whiskey Ditch were...
May 17, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 6, 2016
Lake Okabena cleanup event set for Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — Nearly 100 people helped clean Lake Okabena’s shoreline last year during the annual lake cleanup event, and organizers hope...
May 6, 2016 - 9:57pm
April 26, 2016
On a clear day
April 26, 2016 - 10:16pm
April 17, 2016
April 17, 2016 - 9:01pm
April 11, 2016
Of boats and bikes: City discusses private docks, approves bicycle lane plan
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council met for a regular city council session Monday night to discuss dock system issues on Lake Okabena, bike lanes on Oxford Street and a sewer extension to a property proposed for annexation. The council approved a dock application and extended...
April 11, 2016 - 10:34pm
March 24, 2016
Just passing through
March 24, 2016 - 9:00pm
March 21, 2016
Lakeside docking: Council discusses plans for marina on Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — In a special work session Monday evening, the Worthington City Council discussed a proposal to build a marina on Lake Okabena...
March 21, 2016 - 10:06pm
March 2, 2016
Through the fog
March 2, 2016 - 8:52pm
February 24, 2016
Land of Impaired waters: Though lakes ‘not as good as they could be, we still love them’
Note: This is the first in a two-part series sharing what local watershed districts are doing to improve water quality. Part 2, to publish in...
February 24, 2016 - 9:34pm
Letter: Ask tough questions on water control project
By Alan Oberloh, Worthington In the Daily Globe article of Feb. 12 talking about the building of a pond system to reduce nutrients from coming into Lake Okabena, it refers to a feasibility study done by Wenck Associates that gave options including a large combined pond system. I certainly...
February 24, 2016 - 8:45am
February 21, 2016
800 voices: Dayton hosts summit on how to save Minnesota’s water
ST. PAUL — Water — Minnesota’s most cherished natural resource — takes center stage Feb. 27 in St. Paul. Some 800 people will gather...
February 21, 2016 - 9:02pm