Water fight on Winona ramps up

June 7, 2012 at 7:00 pm in Alexandria Echo Press

A long-simmering controversy over Lake Winona, a sewage treatment plant and how it impacts Alexandria lakes took a new turn this week.
The Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA) and the Lake L’Homme Dieu Association filed suit Tuesday against the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) for failure to protect Lake Winona and downstream waters from pollution.
The groups say they’re asking the state agency “to do its job” and protect the environment. Continue Reading