Lake Titloe

Lake Titloe

News pertaining to Lake Titloe and the Lake Titloe Watershed.

A sailboat, captained by Pete Pinske of Gaylord, recently toured Lake Titloe. Boating on the lake has become a challenge in recent weeks due to the abundance of surface weeds which usually accompany warm temperatures. Sailing with Pinske above...
Sibley County Commissioners, last week, approved adding drainage from 41 acres in the City of Gaylord to the stormwater pond in east Gaylord. During a public hearing, Justin Black of SEH explained that in 1995, the stormwater pond was...
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...
Lake Titloe cleanup efforts continue to move forward. Gaylord’s City Council learned Wednesday that a plan being developed would improve the quality of water that is entering Lake Titloe. In April, the State of Minnesota approved a bonding bill...
“Time to celebrate.” Those were the words of Lake Titloe Committee member Jim Swanson on Monday. He reported that the State of Minnesota approved a $475,000 bonding bill that includes projects designed to improve the water quality in Lake...
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...
An $81,700 grant will help provide two years of water quality testing of Gaylord's Lake Titloe. Minnesota State University, Mankato professor Bryce Hoppie and Trent Vorlicek, an MSU chemist, will be speaking about the testing process at an informational...
The Minnesota House Capital Investment Committee released its 2008 bonding package on Monday, proposing just over $950 million for state and regional work projects. Two area projects were included in the bonding package, funding for the Lake Titloe watershed...

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...
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...