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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


Sheriff: Body pulled from Minneapolis lake after frozen coat found

A body was found under the ice of a popular Minneapolis lake connection Monday.

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The Hennepin County Sheriff’s said in an email news release Monday the body, an adult male’s, was found in the channel between Lake Calhoun and Lake of the Isles around 2:30 p.m. 66 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


Million Dollar Monday

There’s a new weekly feature here at the What The Duck Real Estate blog – Million Dollar Monday. As we ease into the week, it’s fun to take a peak into million dollar homes. 147 more words

Real Estate

The Gift in the Gloaming...

The waning light drifts across the water. Ripples appearing and disappearing make it warp. There is no breeze, just the myriad of dusk creatures emerging, oblivious to my presence but not necessarily to my need. 519 more words