Friday, October 26, 2012

New Water Quality Graphs

Links to newly updated water quality graphs (September 2012) can be found on our "Water Quality Data" page:  Water Quality Data

Monday, October 15, 2012

Know the Candidates Forums

The LLAA Board, on Saturday, approved posting the following "know the candidate" information that COLA shared in a letter to them.

This is an important election and property owners need to be heard. This is an opportunity to come and ask the candidates questions that relate to your interests.

The first forum is Tuesday, 6:30 pm, at Northwoods Bank in Park Rapids.  Click on the link below for other times and names of candidates.

Dear COLA Reps and Lake Presidents,

Attached is a message from Hubbard COLA regarding the upcoming elections and getting to know the candidates.  Please forward this message and attachment to your lake association members encouraging them to attend the upcoming "Candidate Forums" so they can get to know their candidates and what interests they represent.

Thank you for sending this message to all our COLA members!

Dan Kittilson, President
Hubbard COLA

Full notice from COLA

Friday, October 5, 2012

October 6 @ 6pm

Saturday, the 6th, is Long Lake's "Zorbaz Night" for October; a good opportunity to enjoy the company of your lake neighbors.

Time:  6pm
Place:  Zhateau Zorbaz, located just north of Dorset on Co. Hwy. 7.

Monday, October 1, 2012

News Releases from Minnesota DNR

LLAA's President, Jeff Bjorkland, has shared three recent news releases from Minnesota's DNR.  They contain good suggestions for fall cabin close down.

[In addition, all of the DNR's latest news releases can be seen by following this link:]

1.  Prevent spread of aquatic invasive species during 'cabin close-up' season

Labor Day has come and gone and soon Minnesotans will be raking leaves and preparing for winter. But the switch from summer to fall means a new season where Minnesotans must be vigilant to prevent and curb the spread of aquatic invasive species like zebra mussels.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) offers important legal reminders and tips that apply to cabin and lakeshore owners as well as boaters.

When removing watercraft from lakes or rivers at the end of the boating season, there are two important things to know: