Tag: Rainy Lake

SBA Offers loans to Business and Home Owners who suffered Flood Damage.

Courtney Smith is a Public Affairs Specialist with the IJ.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Disaster Assistance, Field Operations Center East (Atlanta, GA). Her duty is to promote SBA’s Disaster Loan program to the media, community, businesses, civic and community organizations, and elected officials. She responds to disasters that occur within the FOCE territory-the 27…
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September 13, 2022 0

Fisherman’s Net Rainy Lake 9-9-22

Fishing Rainy Lake and surrounding area, with Mike Bolstad and Dave Peterson. Segment 1 Segment 2


September 9, 2022 0

IFBC Interview with Gary Potter

Gary Potter stopped in on this opening day of the I’Falls Bass Championship, where we talked about everything from setup to teardown. Boaters were just getting ready to hit the waters as we talked.


August 26, 2022 0

Fisherman’s Net Rainy Lake 8-26-22

Fishing Rainy Lake and surrounding area, with Mike Bolstad and Dave Peterson. Segment 1 Segment 2


August 26, 2022 0

Fisherman’s Net Rainy Lake 8-12-22

Fishing Rainy Lake and surrounding area, with Mike Bolstad and Dave Peterson. Segment 1 Segment 2


August 12, 2022 0

Boating Accident on Rainy Lake

On 08/04/2022, at approximately 2119 hours, the Koochiching County Dispatch center received a 911 call of a boating accident on Rainy Lake near Franzen Island. The reporting party stated that he and another party were severely injured. The reporting party stated they had been boating when the motor came out of the water and injured them.  The Koochiching…
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August 5, 2022 0

National Park Service to Search Lakes for Zebra Mussels

The National Park Service will search for zebra mussels in and near Voyageurs National Park from August 2 through August 5, 2022. The effort will include a SCUBA team who will dive to inspect areas of Black Bay on Rainy Lake just outside of park boundaries where the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (MN DNR)…
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August 3, 2022 0

Voyageurs National Park Places Hazard Markers, Lifts No Wake Restriction on Rainy Lake Basin, and Starts Boat Tours on Kabetogama Lake

Lake levels on the Rainy Lake Basin of Voyageurs National Park have receded to the level allowable for the lifting of the No-Wake restriction on Rainy Lake within the park, effective Friday, July 29. As a precaution and courtesy, park staff encourage all boaters to reduce their wake when traveling near any docks or infrastructure…
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July 28, 2022 0

MnDOT to begin removing Hwy 11 temporary grade raises

MnDOT will begin removing the temporary, emergency grade raises on Hwy 11 near Rainy Lake as soon as the end of the week of July 5 or the beginning of the week of July 11. Work will begin near Tilson’s Bay and move to the east. It is expected to take several weeks to remove…
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July 6, 2022 0