Lake Titloe

Lake Titloe

News pertaining to Lake Titloe and the Lake Titloe Watershed.

Will it support fish? Will it support waterfowl? Will it support recreational swimming? Those are the questions that will be answered following several series of tests planned for Lake Titloe in upcoming months. Bryce Hoppie, a geologist from Minnesota State...
State Senator Kathy Sheran (DFL-Mankato) and State Representative Terry Morrow (DFL-St. Peter) have introduced bills for clean up efforts at Lake Titloe. “Soil erosion along drainage ditches, non-compliant septic systems, and the City of Gaylord’s storm sewer system is...
Two state legislators from the area and a representative of the Pollution Control Agency (PCA) will be guests of Gaylord’s Lake Titloe Committee at a meeting on Thursday, December 21st at City Hall (7:00 p.m.) According to Jim Swanson,...
Lake Titloe and the City’s park system emerged as Gaylord’s top strengths in a community visioning session held last week at American Lutheran Church. Pinpointing Gaylord’s strengths, challenges and opportunities was the task for more than 60 area residents...
What is lurking in Lake Titloe? Gaylord’s City Council will find out at its November 15th meeting. That is when Dr. Bryce Hoppe of Minnesota State University (MSU) is scheduled to present test results to council members. Jim Swanson,...
How much are two ditches flowing into Lake Titloe contributing to its poor water quality? That is a question geologists from Minnesota State University, Mankato (MSU) have tried to answer. Funded by a Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) grant,...
The Lake Titloe Cleanup Bill for approximately $450,000 will be heard in a committee hearing Tuesday afternoon, February 27, according to Jim Swanson, chairman of the Lake Titloe Beautification Committee. Swanson was notified of the upcoming committee hearing by...
A Lake Titloe Committee meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 23rd at the Gaylord Library. It will begin at 7:00 p.m. Shoreline landscape will be one of the topics discussed, according to committee member Jim Swanson. He said the...

The View from Fourth & High

Two of the four Twin City TV stations last week ran short features on the enjoyment Twin City youngsters – and some oldsters – were having enjoying the snow. It reminded this writer of the suggestion he has made...
A proposed project plan on how to “cleanup” Lake Titloe’s watershed was approved last month by the State’s Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR). In April, the State of Minnesota approved a bonding bill which included $475,000 worth...