Name released of Paynesville man who drown in Rice Lake
PAYNESVILLE -- The name of the 73-year-old rural Paynesville man who was found unresponsive Wednesday in Rice Lake has been released by the Stearns County Sheriff's office.
Lee Hackert's body was discovered between a pontoon and the lift wheel for the pontoon lift and was brought to shore by deputies and Paynesville police officers who responded to his home at 24604 165th St. in Eden Lake Township around 6 p.m. Wednesday.
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