Lincoln-Pipestone Rural Water plans to utilize water from the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System to bring its Holland water treatment plant into compliance with water quality standards. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency found in 2009 that LPRW was releasing salty discharge into the Pipestone Creek that posed a chronic toxicity to fish.
It's as Minnesotan as apple pie to mouth support for clean water, which makes for a puzzling disconnect from the inconvenient fact that the quality of the state's legendary waters is spiraling in decline. Agreeing that the problem is "serious," Gov. Mark Dayton will convene a water quality summit in St. Paul on Feb. 27 to begin building support for ways to reverse decades of abuse of our lakes, rivers and streams.
Harold Brynjulson, 81, Adrian, formerly of Jasper died Friday, June 26, 2015 at the Adrian Country Living Cottages in Adrian. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, July 9 at the Jasper City Cemetery in Jasper with Rev.
Mary Lingen Nelson, 76, formerly of Ruthton, died Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at the Adrian Care Center in Adrian. Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, June 6 at St. Martin Catholic Church in Woodstock with Msgr.