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Last summer, watercraft inspectors Nick Heseltine and Matthew Wolbersen inspect stand-up paddleboards after an event on Lake Le Homme Dieu. (Contributed)
Douglas County again gearing up for boat inspections
January 25, 2018 - 8:51am
January 16, 2018
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Many county permits to cost more starting Feb. 1
January 16, 2018 - 5:57pm
January 3, 2018
You asked: What's with all the noise?
January 3, 2018 - 9:08am
December 21, 2017
County affirms no environmental statement needed on Forada gravel pit
December 21, 2017 - 3:52pm
December 19, 2017
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources provided this image of zebra mussels that were found in Lake Andrew in 2016. (photo: Minnesota DNR)
Land of 10,000 boat inspections: County details efforts in battle against invasive species
December 19, 2017 - 5:20pm
County crafting buffer compliance rules
October 19, 2017 - 11:08am
August 15, 2017
Water pooled in Karin Weigel's yard on Lake Burgen after Sunday's rain.
High water prompts no wake zones on 15 lakes
August 15, 2017 - 5:18pm
August 3, 2017
Kruegers Creek Access on Lake L'Homme Dieu will soon be home to a permanent decon station that boaters can use to pressure wash their boats to help with the spread of invasive aquatic species. Currently, L'Homme Dieu is on the Department of Natural Resources infested waters list for zebra mussels and Eurasian Watermilfoil. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
L'Homme Dieu to get permanent boat decontamination station
August 3, 2017 - 6:14am
August 1, 2017
The Alexandria area is brimming with lakes and homes along the shores. (Echo Press file photo)
Expect Douglas County vacation rental rules in 2018
August 1, 2017 - 5:29pm
July 29, 2017
For the record
July 29, 2017 - 7:02am
July 26, 2017
For the record
July 26, 2017 - 3:20pm
June 30, 2017
County Road 12 bid approved
June 30, 2017 - 8:21am
June 20, 2017
Craig Haseman, an Evansville farmer, stands in the buffer strip already in place on his land. Lake Amos is on one side and his soybean field is on the other side. (Echo Press file photo)
County getting state aid to enforce buffer law
June 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
May 2, 2017
County to study rules for vacation rental homes
May 2, 2017 - 4:26pm
March 24, 2017
Fish and Wildlife obtains wetland easement
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am
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