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Charles Loring: "We must control the lake."

If you have read my history of the Minneapolis park system, City of Parks, you may recall that Charles Loring’s efforts to acquire land around lakes Harriet, Isles and Calhoun remain a subject of speculation. 630 more words

Minneapolis Parks: General

Skiers Gearing Up For Minneapolis Luminary Loppet

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — We’re less than two weeks away from the annual Luminary Loppet on Lake of The Isles.

People were out on Lake of the Isles on Sunday to hatch ice for luminaria. 54 more words


Body Pulled From Lake Of The Isles ID’d

Update: The Hennepin County Medical Examiner says Barlow died of an apparent freshwater drowning.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials have identified the name of the individual who died Monday after breaking through the ice on the channel between Lake Calhoun and Lake of the Isles. 62 more words


Body Found In Lake Of The Isles

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities say they’ve pulled a body from Lake of the Isles Monday afternoon.

Authorities said that the body was that of an adult male, and it was pulled from a channel connecting Lake of the Isles to Lake Calhoun. 85 more words