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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
June 11, 2015
Letter: Take a closer look at our algae problem
June 11, 2015 - 5:17pm
June 8, 2015
Council OKs watering ordinance
June 8, 2015 - 10:34pm
June 3, 2015
A Solar Bee has been in use on Lake Mitchell in Mitchell, S.D., since 2010. City officials there note the solar-powered water circulation device has resulted in a decrease of blue-green algae in the areas where it has been placed. Mitchell Daily Republic
SolarBee water circulator under consideration
June 3, 2015 - 8:55pm
May 27, 2015
Letter: Help with lake clean-up effort is appreciated
May 27, 2015 - 4:54pm
May 10, 2015
The Lake Okabena Improvement Association will meet at the Beach Nook at 6 p.m. May 20 for its annual lake cleanup. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
Keeping Lake Okabena clean
May 10, 2015 - 8:12pm