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Canada wants joint effort to clean Red River, Lake Winnipeg

December 13, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

MINNEAPOLIS Winnipeg residents used to flock to the lake that carries their city’s name, but not so much now. Continue Reading

Minn., N.D., work to fix Lake Winnipeg dead zone

January 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Officials in the Red River Valley are trying to find a way to improve the health of a declining fishery in Lake Winnipeg in Manitoba. Continue Reading

Still ahead, highest flood crests on Lake Manitoba, Lake Winnipeg since mid-20th century

May 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Flooding across the Assiniboine and Red River drainage basins is expected to continue to drive up levels on Manitoba’s big lakes until June and July, even though most major rivers have crested and are already receding. Continue Reading

Icy encounter shakes up mid-February day on Lake Winnipeg

February 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

I’ve encountered my share of rumbling ice over the years, but this was on a level I’d never experienced. Sitting atop nearly 4 feet of frozen water, we weren’t in any danger, but the encounter still was unsettling. Continue Reading