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April 3, 2018
Lands with good tree coverage protect lakes by slowing down runoff, allowing the water to soak into the ground and reduce lake pollution from chemicals such as roadway salt and oils. Trees and shrubs also slow down runoff containing soil, plant materials, fertilizers and pesticides. PineandLakes.com Illustration
WAPOA offers discounted trees, shrubs
April 3, 2018 - 7:00am
January 26, 2018
Fifty Lakes: Mayor suggests temporarily closing liquor store
January 26, 2018 - 4:00am
November 21, 2017
Project grants will be made for proposals from 501(c)3 organizations. To apply, go to www.prwa.us and click "Resources & Links" to get grant guidelines and application. Screen grab from Pine River Watershed Alliance website.
Grant funds available for water preservation projects
November 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 16, 2017
Crosslake: Council approves new community center sound system
October 16, 2017 - 6:00am
October 14, 2017
The Line 3 proposal uses the same corridor as the Sandpiper proposal that was withdrawn in 2015. Barr Engineering, a contractor to Enbridge, did studies in 2014 and identified Norway Lake, Roosevelt Lake and the Whitefish Chain of Lakes as three area lakes on the proposed route that would be at risk during a potential oil spill.
Crosslake to host hearings on Enbridge Line 3 proposal
October 14, 2017 - 5:00am
September 2, 2017
Moriya Rufer, environmental services director at RMB in Detroit Lakes, presented findings on area lake health to members of WAPOA Tuesday, Aug. 15. Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
WAPOA members learn about lake health
September 2, 2017 - 6:00am
August 25, 2017
Daren Blanck, a science teacher at Pequot Lakes school, places the 'hare' (rabbit) on the starting line prior to the finale of the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce-hosted turtle races for the "tortoise and the hare" event. Photo from the Aug. 28, 1997 issue of the Lake Country Echo.
Looking Back - Aug. 25, 2017
August 25, 2017 - 4:00am
August 13, 2017
WAPOA seminar will discuss water quality Aug. 15
August 13, 2017 - 4:30am
July 18, 2017
Local organizations receive Initiative Foundation grants
July 18, 2017 - 7:00am
July 17, 2017
Water quality workshop set July 19 in Crosslake
July 17, 2017 - 5:30am
July 10, 2017
Crosslakers: National Loon Center being considered
July 10, 2017 - 6:00am
June 26, 2017
WAPOA to hold water quality seminar June 27
June 26, 2017 - 5:30am
June 22, 2017
Letter to the Editor: Death by a thousand cuts
June 22, 2017 - 11:30am
June 12, 2017
Friends of Lower Hay Association recognizes Ray and Sally Steffens
June 12, 2017 - 6:30am
June 7, 2017
WAPOA annual meeting slated June 10
June 7, 2017 - 4:30am
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