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February 21, 2016
Canadian geese paddle Thursday on Lake Okabena. Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
800 voices: Dayton hosts summit on how to save Minnesota’s water
February 21, 2016 - 9:02pm
January 24, 2016
A 2016 Deep Freeze Dipper hits the water Saturday.
Frozen for a cause: Deep Freeze Dip raises $35,000 for Project Livesaver
January 24, 2016 - 8:58pm
January 22, 2016
Worthington ice harvestplay button
The Ice Age: Frozen Lake Okabena was source for local industry
January 22, 2016 - 10:09pm
January 18, 2016
Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
Kiting across the ice: A first-time, firsthand account of the Winterfest sport
January 18, 2016 - 8:05pm
December 29, 2015
Ice houses are shown Saturday on Lake Okabena in Worthington. The ice off of Sailboard Beach was around 6 inches thick, but people who wish to ice-fish may still want to exercise caution — the creeks and tile lines were all running thanks in part to warm weather last week. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
It's still a good time to be careful
December 29, 2015 - 10:02pm
November 23, 2015
Hundreds of Canadian geese took a break from their migration south Monday morning near the Beach Nook on Lake Okabena in Worthington. Zach Hacker/Daily Globe
Canadian invasion
November 23, 2015 - 11:00pm
November 4, 2015
A heavy coat of zebra mussels covers boat lifts that were removed last month from Green Lake near Spicer. Carolyn Lange/West Central Tribune
All clear: As presence of zebra mussels expands, Lake Okabena shows no sign of invasive species
November 4, 2015 - 9:03pm
November 3, 2015
The brilliant colors of Monday night’s sunset are reflected in the waters and rocks along the shoreline of Lake Okabena in Worthington. (Beth Rickers/Daily Globe)
Picture-perfect sunset
November 3, 2015 - 10:00pm
October 21, 2015
The sun sets outside Worthington Friday evening. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
Painted skyline
October 21, 2015 - 9:31pm
Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Administrator Dan Livdahl captured this image of an algae bloom along Sailboard Beach on Lake Okabena Tuesday. Livdahl said the bloom, which gives the appearance of thick, blue-green paint along the lakeshore, likely settled along the shoreline because of warm air temperatures and a lack of wind. Submitted Photo
Algae Alert
October 21, 2015 - 8:38pm
September 28, 2015
A sunset over Lake Okabena. Beth Rickers/Daily Globe
Glorious sunset on Lake Okabena
September 28, 2015 - 10:16pm
September 8, 2015
Timely rains don’t mean rising well levels
September 8, 2015 - 8:58pm
September 3, 2015
Decaying algae floats up to the boom located underneath the pedestrian bridge at Centennial Park earlier this week. Submitted Photo
Lake Okabena’s green... again: Local residents contribute to harmful algae
September 3, 2015 - 9:36pm
September 1, 2015
Letter: What can we do to control lake algae?
September 1, 2015 - 7:24pm
August 12, 2015
Committee votes to recommend complete decommissioning of Prairie View Golf Links
August 12, 2015 - 9:42pm