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Lake Pepin

June 17, 2016
A boat tour of Lake Pepin is scheduled for Friday with the hopes of garnering support from the area’s artists to help with raising awareness of the lake’s sediment problems. (photo by Dennis Newton)
Boat tour hopes to build bridge to arts community
June 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
March 3, 2016
Lake Pepin project gets ‘green light’ from Pierce County
March 3, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 13, 2016
Corps of Engineers to begin Pepin ice measurements
February 13, 2016 - 8:00am
May 1, 2013
One sale to rule them all: 100-Mile Garage Sale returns
May 1, 2013 - 11:00am
February 26, 2013
Water looks clear ... but not for long
February 26, 2013 - 1:13pm
February 2, 2013
Ice yacht fans sail into Lake City
February 2, 2013 - 2:00pm
January 16, 2013
Red Wing Mayor Dennis Egan passed out coasters made of leather from Red Wing Shoe Co. to Chinese environmental protection agency officials Tuesday. A group of 16 people from China's Hubei Province were in Red Wing to explore a possible sister lakes relationship between Lake Pepin and Liangzi Lake.
Pepin, Liangzi sister lake relationship explored
January 16, 2013 - 9:00am
June 13, 2012
Bay City man, 38, suspected drowned
June 13, 2012 - 6:00am
August 16, 2011
Wacouta native Kyle Mehrkens has been utilizing Lake Pepin his entire life. His latest infatuation, wakeskating, combines street skateboarding with water.
So you think you can Wakeskate?
August 16, 2011 - 7:00pm
May 9, 2011
The Mississippi River flowing past Red Wing suffers from high turbidity, according to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. That means the river has too much sediment, or soil mixed with the water, to meet the state standard for aquatic life. The MPCA has launched a plan to reduce that sediment.
Sediment reduction plan unveiled
May 9, 2011 - 9:00am
April 27, 2011
Lake Pepin experiencing similar problems as Chesapeake Bay
April 27, 2011 - 3:00pm
December 22, 2010
Lake Pepin alliance group receives grant
December 22, 2010 - 3:00pm
BIkers get attention of authorities
September 22, 2010 - 10:00am
June 14, 2010
Fish advisory changes for Pool 4
June 14, 2010 - 12:34pm
May 23, 2010
Lake Pepin overview.
Soaps linked to chemical build-up in Lake Pepin
May 23, 2010 - 9:00am