Elbow Lake News


08/14/2017 07:19 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Earl Christianson, Original Steiger Dealer, Passes Away 

After a long and fulfilling life of 87 years, Earl Christianson, Battle Lake Minn., died on Tuesday, Aug. 8. Earl was born Oct. 2, 1929 on a farm near Tintah, Minn. He grew up in Wendell, Minn., and graduated from Elbow Lake High School in 1947.


06/19/2017 01:17 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Residents frustrated with new Elbow Lake seaplane runway Monday, June 19 

What used to be a quiet, serene lake with abundant wildlife on the outskirts of Elbow Lake, has turned very noisy and loud according to Flekkefjord Lake residents. The Elbow Lake Municipal Airport has become an FAA and State Of Minnesota Certified Seaplane Runway and can only operate from 7 a.m. until sunset.


05/21/2017 09:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
The 11th hour at the Minnesota legislature 

With just a day left in the session, the Minnesota legislature was busy Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the State Capitol in St. Paul. Gallery: During discussion about the conference committee report on her Omnibus Education Bill, Sen. Michelle Fischbach, R - Paynesville, spoke with Senate Minority Leader Thomas Bakk, DFL - Cook, on the floor of the senate.