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September 10, 2018
New water director impressed with plant
September 10, 2018 - 9:18pm
August 31, 2018
Bruce Nelson will retire on Friday, Aug. 31, after spending 40 years as executive director of the Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Nelson reflects on 40 years of overseeing sewer
August 31, 2018 - 8:49am
July 28, 2018
Sewer board hires new chief
July 28, 2018 - 10:11am
Lake cleanup plan moves forward
June 28, 2018 - 5:52am
May 4, 2018
Treated water from the Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District cascades into Lake Winona at a steady rate last summer. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Pollution chief OKs Winona cleanup plan
May 4, 2018 - 2:24pm
February 24, 2018
LETTER: Professional response to a leak
February 24, 2018 - 8:05am
September 13, 2017
Treated water from the Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District cascades into Lake Winona at a steady rate. The district is seeking a waiver to new state discharge rules. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Sewer district seeks waiver from stricter discharge limits into Lake Winona
September 13, 2017 - 11:12pm
August 25, 2017
Mark West (left) and Dwain Schuette from Alexandria's Stormwater Management Committee look at a culvert that drains water into Lake Winona. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
A pontoon's eye view of Lake Winona
August 25, 2017 - 11:12am
Treated water from the Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District cascades into Lake Winona at a steady rate. Seeing the outlet was one of the highlights of a pontoon tour city leaders took of the lake. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Carp removal a solution nobody wants to pay for on Lake Winona
August 25, 2017 - 11:10am
August 18, 2017
Weekend rain strains sewer plant's capacity
August 18, 2017 - 4:53pm
December 21, 2016
Located in soutwest Alexandria, Lake Winona is a shallow, no-wake lake with a maximum depth of 9 feet. It was designated as an impaired lake in 2002 because of excess algae. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Big concern, big cost: Cleaning Lake Winona
December 21, 2016 - 6:00am
December 15, 2016
LETTER: Attend meeting Friday and speak up
December 15, 2016 - 10:36am
March 27, 2013
A controversial antibacterial agent has been found in Lake Winona.
The trickle effect of triclosan
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
ALASD invites public to open house this Friday
August 21, 2012 - 2:59pm
September 29, 2010
Lake Winona in southwest Alexandria receives treated wastewater from the Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District. The state is proposing stricter phosphorus load limits from the plant.
A cleaner Winona?
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
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