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E-Newsletter October 2018

  • From the President- Sylvia Soeth
  • COLA On The Move
  • NTLA Is Officially A Reality
  • Are Efforts To Fight AIS Working?
  • PGOLID Fish Lake Dam Project
  • New! Newsletter Article Index
  • OTC COLA E-Newsletter – Dramatic Growth
  • COLA Hears From Members
  • Lake Association Bylaws Exchange
  • Zebra Mussels In Round Lake
  • Water Testing Results Now Available
  • We Want To Hear From You
  • MN COLA Minutes
  • OTC AIS Task Force Board Minutes
  • OTC Board of Commissioners Minutes

E-Newsletter September 2018

  • From the President- Sylvia Soeth
  • COLA ON THE MOVE- September 15
  • Newville Speaker at COLA Annual Meeting
  • We Want To Hear From You
  • MASWCD Marks 80 Years
  • Dead Lake Featured at COLA Meeting
  • Water Patrol Mission Is Safety
  • Search 187 MN Lakes For Invasive Algae
  • Pontoon Party Guidelines Proposed
  • Lake Invaders Dig in – MN Worries What Next
  • New OTC Dock and Riparian Use Ordinance
  • What Is That Light Green Vine?
  • Measuring The Impact of AIS
  • MN COLA Sponsors Workshop

E-Newsletter August 2018

  • From the President- Sylvia Soeth
  • Newville- Featured Speaker at August Meeting
  • COLA On The Move
  • We Want To Hear From You!
  • Legislative Forum July 19, 2018
  • Clitherall Lake Association Featured
  • Primary to Narrow OTC Board Candidates
  • Smoke On The Water
  • Starry Stonewort Confirmed in Medicine Lake
  • New DWI Law Goes Into Effect
  • Find List Of Infested Waters
  • Why Are AIS Inspectors In OTC
  • MN COLA Sponsors Workshop
  • OTC AIS Task Force Board Minutes
  • OTC Board of Commissioners Minutes

E-Newsletter July 2018

  • General Meeting Lineup 2018
  • We Want To Hear From You!
  • Rufer And Underhill Present at June Meeting
  • Free Nitrate Water-Testing Clinics In Otter Tail
  • Zebra Mussels Found in Becker and OTC Lakes
  • OTC Legislative Forum Scheduled for July 19
  • New PSA’s Available on AIS
  • What About Radon Gas at the Lake?
  • August 16 COLA Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation
  • New Bio-Control Pilot for Eurasian Water Milfoil
  • MN COLA Board Minutes
  • OTC AIS Task Force Board Minutes
  • OTC Board of Commissioners Minute

E-Newsletter June 2018

  • General Meeting Lineup
  • We Want To Hear From You!
  • Rufer To Speak At June General Meeting
  • North Turtle Lake Association Formed
  • Call 911. Then What? May COLA Meeting
  • COLA July General Meeting – Legislative Forum
  • Code Red Emergency Notification
  • COLA Volunteer Awards Night August 16
  • EOT SWCD Open House
  • MAISRC Research Update June 8
  • Blue-Green Algea: When In Doubt, Stay Out
  • Counties Stepping Up To Close Gaps In State Law
  • FLOAT: Boat Rental To Combat AIS Spread
  • AIS Summit Sessions Available Online
  • OTC AIS Task Force Board Minutes
  • OTC Board of Commissioners Minutes

E-Newsletter May 2018

  • COLA Member Meetings 2018
  • From The President
  • MAISRC AIS Symposium June 8, 2018
  • Water Testing Kickoff
  • OTC COLA New Brochure
  • Ticks Are Out And Hungry
  • Update On Ramp And Dock Spring Readiness
  • Keep Aquarium Pets And Plants Out of MN Waters
  • OTC Will Have 24 Watercraft Inspectors
  • Resorts Are Disappearing in MN
  • Volunteers MPCA For 20 Years
  • LA/Volunteer Of The Year Awards
  • OTC AIS Task Force Minutes
  • OTC Board Of Director Minutes

E-Newsletter April 2018

  • OTC COLA Member Meeting Schedule
  • OTC COLA Water Testing Kickoff – April
  • Late Spring May Delay Readiness For Opener
  • DNR Regulations On Hydraulic Jets And Docks
  • Minnesota DNR News
  • EOTSWCD Assistance Available For Shoreline Restoration
  • OTC Invites Input On Dock, Lift Ordinance
  • Boat Insurance May Not Cover Your Family
  • MN COLA President’s Report
  • MN Bill To Restore DNR AIS Grants
  • OTC AIS Task Force Board Minutes
  • OTC Commissioners Minutes

E-Newsletter March 2018

  • OTC COLA Member Meetings 2018
  • Third Annual AIS Summit
  • No Plot To Shut Down The Lakes
  • Estes Trail Center Gains Statewide Support
  • Nick Phelps Event June 8, 2018
  • Burglaries On South Turtle, Eagle Lakes
  • New Zone-Based Pike Regs
  • Tips To Make Being On Ice Safer
  • Pelican River Dam Groundbreak
  • Goodbye Phosphorus- Rice Lake
  • Alternatives to Road Salt
  • One Watershed, One Plan Moves Forward
  • OTC AIS Task Force Minutes 02/12/18
  • OTC Commissioner Minutes 02/13/18

E-Newsletter February 2018

  • From the President
  • Sandhill Dairy,Toad River Farms Earns State
  • Conservation Honors
  • Littering On The Ice- Request For Clean Up
  • Starry Stonewort Featured At AIS Summit
  • DNR Solicits Grant Applications
  • Don’t Let Septic System Freeze
  • How Best To Address Watershed Issues
  • Rapids, Falls Dams, Smoke On The Water
  • Tungsten Jigs Good For Crappie Action
  • Pesky Common Fungus Gnats
  • Here Comes The Plow- What Do You Do?
  • Vehicle At The Bottom Of The Lake?
  • Lake Travelers Going Through The Ice Again
  • Nine Smart Salting Tips To Protect MN Waters
  • Legal Trailer Registration- Trailers And Tabs
  • A Great Year for Hunting, Fishing
  • Lake Association Issue Updates

E-Newsletter January 2018

  • From The President
  • Fight AIS With Hippos?
  • Farmer Certification Program- Encouraging
  • Watercraft Inspectors Added in Otter Tail County
  • Antibiotics Accumulating In MN Lakes
  • Clean Up Ice Fishing Sites
  • One Watershed, One Plan
  • Clearer Mille Lacs Water Stirs Questions
  • Sheriff Says Ice Still Not Safe
  • AIS Summit III Feb 28 to Mar 1
  • A Great Year For Getting Outdoors
  • Fishing Electronics Getting Better
  • Landowner Feud With DNR Closes Access
  • Phosphorus- The Elephant In The Room
  • MN Awards $15.2 Million In Grants