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August 21, 2018
A chance to catch a lake monster
Get ready for an afternoon filled with tales of the Lake Pepin monster as Captain Larry Nielson and Folklorist Chad Lewis invite you to sail...
August 21, 2018 - 8:00am
April 30, 2018
Search underway on Lake Pepin for missing boater
Minnesota authorities said a water search was underway for a Pepin man after he went missing on Lake Pepin. The Wabasha County Sheriff's Office...
April 30, 2018 - 9:24am
April 24, 2018
Vote for Lake Pepin, get a free concert
Fans of Lake Pepin can show their support for the geographical marvel — and possibly win a free shoreline concert from Minnesota Public Radio. MPR is hosting an online tournament to decide Minnesota's best-loved lake. Lake Pepin inched out Crane Lake in round 1 and is currently...
April 24, 2018 - 10:28am
February 9, 2018
Signs of spring? Lake Pepin ice measurements to begin Feb. 21
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will begin taking this year’s annual Lake Pepin ice measurements Feb. 21. The Corps takes...
February 9, 2018 - 11:13am
January 11, 2018
Impaired lake looking for friendship
A decade ago, neighbors living in the beautiful riverfront community of Wacouta began to notice that their island was growing. Sediment had...
January 11, 2018 - 11:56am
November 28, 2017
Boaters beware: Upper Lake Pepin boat groundings at all-time high
Sedimentation continues to fill upper Lake Pepin and wreak havoc for boaters as groundings reach an all-time high. While the exact number of...
November 28, 2017 - 3:44pm
May 8, 2017
Lake Pepin is something worth saving
Lake Pepin is home to diverse aquatic habitats and awe-inspiring eagles, long-time boaters and first-time water-skiers, opaque foggy mornings and sublime summertime sunsets. But the lake is filling up with sediment, and unless something is done, our children may yet see the twilight...
May 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 22, 2017
Buffering back and forth: Locals react to Minn. buffer law
Minnesota's buffer law states that all "public waters" and "public drainage ditches" need to have a natural buffer separating cultivated land and the adjacent waterway or ditch by November. Last year, the Department of Natural Resources published an online map that identifies where...
February 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Buffer statute travels downstream
Residents who lived along Lake Pepin during the 1970s and '80s might remember frequent algae blooms erupting in the water. These toxic algae...
February 22, 2017 - 9:21am
November 20, 2016
Maidenwood Lodge brings peace and tranquility for busy lives
STOCKHOLM, Wis. — It started in July 2015, when Brian and Jo Kirchner decided to open a business as part of their retirement plan. "One...
November 20, 2016 - 2:00pm
September 29, 2016
Lake Pepin restoration in the spotlight
A special art show will take place 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Bogus Creek Cafe in Stockholm, Wis. “Seeing Sediment” will feature local and...
September 29, 2016 - 11:16am
July 1, 2016
Effort aims to protect paddlefish, lake sturgeon
A state panel last week permanently closed commercial gill-net fishing on Lake Pepin. The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board voted Wednesday, June 22, to prohibit the fishing method, which officials say has led to protected and threatened fish being killed off in the Mississippi River...
July 1, 2016 - 5:00pm
Wisconsin permanently bans gill nets on Lake Pepin
LAKE PEPIN -- A state panel last week permanently closed commercial gill-net fishing on Lake Pepin. The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board voted...
July 1, 2016 - 8:18am
June 17, 2016
Boat tour hopes to build bridge to arts community
A boat tour, hosted by the Lake Pepin Legacy Alliance, looks to engage the local artist community to help create awareness of sediment filling...
June 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
March 3, 2016
Lake Pepin project gets ‘green light’ from Pierce County
Pierce County Board supervisors passed a resolution supporting Lake Pepin rehabilitation efforts at its Feb. 23 meeting. Supervisors Dean Bergseng (River Falls) and Dan Reis (Ellsworth) were absent. The resolution is in favor of the Upper Pool 4 & Lake Pepin Habitat Restoration...
March 3, 2016 - 5:00pm