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lac qui parle lake
January 13, 2017
Ice seeping up on Lac qui Parle fish houses
WATSON — People with ice fishing houses on Lac qui Parle Lake are being advised to check on them. Water has seeped on top of the ice around some houses on the lake. It's not known how extensive the problem might be, but a word of caution would be to the wise, according to Walt...
January 13, 2017 - 8:27am
January 6, 2017
Lac qui Parle Lake level to return to normal
ST. PAUL — The water level on Lac qui Parle Lake will soon be down to the normal range for winter, and should stay there for at least the near term. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, announced Friday that it plans to reduce outflows from the Lac qui Parle...
January 6, 2017 - 10:27pm
December 17, 2016
Caution urged on ice as repairs continue at Lac qui Parle dam
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is urging caution for those going on the ice of Lac qui Parle Lake or the Minnesota River. The Corps continues to alter flows as it complete repairs to the Lac qui Parle Dam, located on the Minnesota River in west...
December 17, 2016 - 7:32am
September 22, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lac qui Parle Lake
MILAN - Zebra mussels have now been confirmed in another popular recreational lake in west central Minnesota. They were found in Lac qui Parle...
September 22, 2016 - 1:44pm
May 10, 2016
Officials eye the start of Marsh Lake's recovery project
We can peg the date for the demise of Marsh Lake to the years 1936 to 1939, when Works Progress Administration workers installed a dam and rerouted...
May 10, 2016 - 12:13pm
March 21, 2016
MnDOT plans to replace Highway 40 bridge in Milan
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will replace rather than rehabilitate the Milan bridge on Minnesota Highway 40, the District...
March 21, 2016 - 10:58pm
March 15, 2016
Letter: Making America beautiful again
Kudos to volunteers who pick up garbage on Lac Qui Parle Lake and elsewhere! When I was a youngster half a century ago, “Police the area”...
March 15, 2016 - 12:05pm
December 10, 2015
MnDOT to decide on Milan Bridge solution in spring
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will make a decision this spring on whether to replace rather than rehabilitate the Milan Bridge on state Highway 40 spanning Lac qui Parle Lake. The District 8 office in Willmar reported Thursday that it is taking seriously a...
December 10, 2015 - 11:10pm
August 20, 2015
MnDOT works toward consensus on Milan Bridge
MILAN — A consultant is being brought on board to help the Minnesota Department of Transportation and Milan-area residents come to a consensus...
August 20, 2015 - 11:40pm
June 10, 2013
Montevideo mother, child are Lac qui Parle Lake boating incident victims
MADISON — The two people who died Saturday when a boat capsized on Lac qui Parle Lake are a Montevideo mother and child. According to the Lac qui Parle County Sheriff's Office, those dead are Fernanda Mendoza, 5, and her mother, Claudia Ramirez, 34. A man, Fernando Mendoza,...
June 10, 2013 - 11:35am