lake blog posts
These posts are from our community site areavoices.com. Areavoices connects you to your community. Effortlessly share your photos, your videos and your thoughts. Start a blog at areavoices.com. » It's free.Next Page
These 6 Upcycled Projects Were Made Right at ReStore
Upcycled home projects have become one of the coolest ways to DIY. From re-purposed light fixtures that bring new style to a room to doors that function as tables, there are so many ways to upcycle ol...
3/10/14 at 9:27 AM Fourth Annual “Home is Where the Art Is” Set for February 22 2/18/14 at 11:03 AM
5 Upcycled DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts from the Heart 2/14/14 at 11:28 AM
DNR: 12 people face 80 charges in Lake of the Woods case
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced this afternoon that 12 people face a total of 80 charges in connection with an investigation into guided fishing operations on Lake of the Woods...
2/20/14 at 3:45 PM DL ice fishing tourney set for Saturday 1/23/14 at 4:54 PM
Perch bonanza continues on Devils Lake 1/16/14 at 11:39 AM
Icy, plumy Europa finds a friend in Lake Superior
I've always thought that Lake Superior in winter bore a resemblance to Jupiter's icy moon Europa. Ice piles up in mounds of "broken plates" when the wind pushes a loose floe into the ice anchored to...
2/17/14 at 1:18 PM You'll love this video of Lake Superior northern lights 5/13/13 at 11:09 AM
Saturn moon pops its cork 1/31/11 at 1:07 PM
Healing from Groundwater Contamination in Washington County
In the next few weeks, select residents in Oakdale, Lake Elmo and Cottage Grove will receive letters in the mail from the Minnesota Department of Health asking them to participate in an important stud...
2/13/14 at 5:06 PM As the Water Drop Rolls 12/30/13 at 8:56 AM
Making the Most of Big Backyards 6/19/13 at 7:42 AM
Business leaders express optimism during Fergus Falls economic outlook
The Fergus Falls (Minn.) Economic Improvement Commission hosted an economic outlook session at the Bigwood Events Center in Fergus Falls on Jan. 28 to address opportunities and challenges facing the c...
1/29/14 at 2:36 PM
Devils Lake say's, "go fish"
'Best Start in 19 Years' for Devils Lake Ice Fishing By: Devils Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau "Conditions are perfect this year on Devils Lake. We've never seen 24 inches of ice by January 1 ...
1/8/14 at 6:35 AM fishing is BIG in Devils Lake region 1/21/13 at 12:58 PM
fall fishing heating up 10/15/12 at 1:16 PM
Help ensure your winter weather safety if you have disability, health challenge
Some people in North Dakota and surrounding states with physical, medical, cognitive and sensory disabilitiesmay not have completed their winter weather preparations, even though winterhas the region ...
12/26/13 at 3:21 PM Who Escaped to the Lake in 2013? See for yourself 6/27/13 at 3:45 PM
19th 'Escape to the Lake' set for mid-June in Center, N.D. 3/5/13 at 4:00 PM
Mystery Bridge 35: Deck Pennsylvania Petit truss bridge in Wisconsin
Pennsylvania petit truss bridges- one of the most used truss bridge types for long crossings of 130 feet and longer. As I wrote a few months earlier, Pennsylvania trusses were used as often as Pratt...
12/9/13 at 10:06 AM Mystery Bridge Nr. 32: A Bridge in a Lake 10/18/13 at 8:51 AM
Success Story number 2: The Nine Mile Creek Aquaduct 12/3/12 at 7:56 AM
The Privacy of Our Minds
Lately, every time I open the mail from a government agency, or a health care provider, or a utility entity, I find an extra piece of scrap paper to write my grocery list on -- a privacy notice stat...
11/13/13 at 2:18 PM The Properly Socialized Homeschooler 10/17/13 at 4:36 PM
UND law school and veteran-support groups collect items for military heroes in need
By Kallie Van De Venter, University & Public Affairs student writer A number of groups with strong ties to the University of North Dakota and common missions to help veterans recently wrapped up ...
11/12/13 at 11:35 AM State Superintendent Baesler to give UND lecture at the Empire Arts Center and online, TUESDAY, Oct. 29 10/29/13 at 9:15 AM
State Superintendent Baesler to give UND lecture at the Empire Arts Center and online, TUESDAY, Oct. 29 10/23/13 at 11:58 AM
Lake Effect Snow in Fargo?
Lake effect snow in Fargo? When you think about lake effect snow, almost everyone thinks about areas near one of the five great lakes. But this time of year, when the wind is blowing from the north, ...
11/12/13 at 10:01 AM Ice Free 4/12/10 at 11:23 PM
38th anniversary of the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald
The Edmund Fitzgerald in the Twin Ports with the tug Arkansas, circa early 1960s. (News-Tribune file photo) Other duties at work have kept me from posting many new items to the Attic in recent months...
11/10/13 at 1:18 AM 37th anniversary of the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald 11/10/12 at 2:38 AM
The wreck of the Thomas Wilson 6/2/12 at 12:51 PM
The question of trail repair
The Lake Wobegon Regional Trail is in need of repairs, according to the Associated Press story posted below. Although the story mentions the expansion of state trails, Wobegon is not among them. As it...
11/6/13 at 5:20 PM Great ride 4/3/12 at 2:45 PM
Saying goodbye. . . again :)
We had a wonderful four-day weekend at the lake--most likely our last one there until spring. It's so hard to say goodbye, again, even though I know it will be time to get back down there and open up...
9/23/13 at 7:45 AM Off for a break 9/18/13 at 7:49 AM
A long weekend 10/22/12 at 9:24 AM
Craft Show, Barker's Island, Saturday
Terri's Treasurers will be at the large craft show. This is homemade jewelry and it is beautiful! Terri also has Circle of Hope raffle tickets to sell. lst prize is the pink ...
8/23/13 at 7:37 AM Terri's Treasurers at Lake Superior Dragon Boat Races 8/21/13 at 5:22 PM
Circle of Hope Raffle, 2nd Prize 8/15/13 at 4:19 PM