Archived Story

Board approves East Lost Lake acquisition proposal [UPDATED]

Published 9:40am Tuesday, September 4, 2012 Updated 11:43am Tuesday, September 4, 2012

After denying the request in June because of lack of information, the county board approved the acquisition of wildlife management area on East Lost Lake Tuesday.

The acquisition will include 22.4 acres of land on the west shoreline of the lake to serve as a wildlife management area through the Reinvest in Minnesota program. Twenty percent of the land will be donated by a landowner.


Editor's Picks

Taste of FF sells out: Annual Chamber event Tuesday at Bigwood

It started out as a simple idea: Provide food to boost the traditionally lackluster attendance at the Fergus Falls Chamber’s annual meeting. “We’ve tried to ... Read more

RTC film to show in festival [UPDATED]

“The Control Group,” a horror movie filmed in 2012 in the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center, will be showing this week in the Twin Cities ... Read more

Stolen cycle recovered in California

A motorcycle stolen two-and-a-half years ago from a home near Dead Lake was recovered in California. The 1962 Triumph 650 cc motorcycle, worth $10,000, was ... Read more

One killed, two injured in rollover

Three 17-year-old boys from Alexandria were involved in a single vehicle early morning rollover which killed one of them and injured the other two. Michael ... Read more