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Data: Dec. 11, 2018
Lone finalist for U of M president meets public
Man killed in Gary-New Duluth shooting
Minnesota legislator, ag leader Bob Bergland dies
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Vikings’ Thielen hits 100-reception mark for season
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DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
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100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County, Minn.
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Eunice I. Ailts
Virginia "Cookie" Paulson
Joseph James Welnetz
Duluth-based researchers probe indigenous people with dementia
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WRHCF scholarship recipient pursues OT degree
MN Department of Health urges action to limit influenza this winter
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McCready family -- five generations
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
December 5, 2018
OOWD Administrator Livdahl earns state award
WORTHINGTON — Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Administrator Dan Livdahl was honored as the state’s 2018 Outstanding Watershed District...
December 5, 2018 - 7:29am
November 17, 2018
Repair work under way on Prairie View project
WORTHINGTON — Uncooperative weather had caused delays in repairs to the water filtration project at the former Prairie View Golf Links this...
November 17, 2018 - 9:33am
October 20, 2018
City council moves Lake Okabena carp removal project forward
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council gave the green light and $52,000 in financial support to a proposed carp population control project aimed at reducing Lake Okabena’s carp density to in an effort to promote a healthier, cleaner lake.
October 20, 2018 - 8:58am
October 6, 2018
Prairie View repairs hoped to be completed this fall
WORTHINGTON — Repairs to the Prairie View water filtration system are anticipated to be addressed this month, but with current high water levels and a chance for rain in the forecast nearly every day in the next week, time will tell. Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Manager Les...
October 6, 2018 - 9:30am
September 8, 2018
Carp removal project considered on Worthington’s Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — The number of carp in Worthington’s Lake Okabena and Sunset Bay has Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District managers discussing options to tag, track and remove the roughfish from the basins. During its Tuesday meeting, the board heard a presentation from Tom Langer, an...
September 8, 2018 - 10:11am
Yucky muck: It takes a village to improve lake health
WORTHINGTON — Since late June, water quality and clarity in Worthington’s Lake Okabena has struggled. It isn’t uncommon to see blue-green...
August 8, 2018 - 7:01am
July 14, 2018
Spillway structure at Prairie View fails during deluge; fault being determined
WORTHINGTON — Heavy rains and fast-moving waters have caused significant damage to the new spillway built last fall on the former Prairie View...
July 14, 2018 - 10:15am
May 12, 2018
Conservation talk dominates Farm Bill listening session
WORTHINGTON — Of the 12 titles that fall under the federal farm bill, it was the conservation title that drew the most discussion during a...
May 12, 2018 - 7:30am
March 10, 2018
Lake Ocheda drawdown likely on hold this year
WORTHINGTON — It’s unlikely that a drawdown of Lake Ocheda south of Worthington will happen this fall, Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Administrator Dan Livdahl announced Tuesday during a meeting of the watershed’s board of managers. The district had hoped to receive a completed...
March 10, 2018 - 9:11am
Lake Ocheda plan approved
WORTHINGTON — After hosting three listening sessions, followed by a public hearing with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, the...
January 10, 2018 - 9:15am
December 9, 2017
Watershed contracts with Ducks Unlimited for Ocheda dam project
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District voted Tuesday to commit up to $80,000 for Ducks Unlimited to create a final design for dam renovations on Lake Ocheda. DU had provided the district with an initial cost estimate during the planning process for a lake...
December 9, 2017 - 7:16am
August 17, 2017
Okabena-Ocheda Watershed Tour offered Aug. 31
WORTHINGTON — The Center for Active Living (CAL), in conjunction with the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District, will host a watershed tour at 3 p.m. Aug. 31. The tour is open to anyone interested in learning more about water quality in the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District. Bussing...
August 17, 2017 - 8:52am
April 5, 2017
Bid letting anticipated soon on Prairie View project
WORTHINGTON — Nearly four months after the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District was awarded a $428,000 Clean Water Fund grant from the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources to complete a water storage and filtering project on the former Prairie View Golf Links property, Administrator...
April 5, 2017 - 8:31pm
April 17, 2011
The farmer's encroachment
WORTHINGTON -- Take a drive in the country these days and you may notice a changing landscape -- one in which some farmers are inching their...
April 17, 2011 - 8:30pm
December 8, 2010
Watershed district marks 50 years
WORTHINGTON -- The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District was honored by the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources Tuesday night for its 50th...
December 8, 2010 - 8:58pm