Sturgeon Lake News


09/05/2018 06:02 PM  ~~~Source~~~
A second drowning reported in northern Minnesota lake on Labor Day 

William Cunningham, 78, of Sturgeon Lake, Minn., fell out of his boat about 2:30 p.m. while fishing on Jessie Lake, about 30 miles north of Grand Rapids, the Itasca County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday. People nearby directed sheriff's deputies to where Cunningham was last seen.


08/08/2018 01:08 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Anderson: DNR seeking public's input on various fishing regulations 

The Department of Natural Resources has scheduled public meetings to discuss existing and proposed special fishing regulations for 15 lakes and one trout stream. Some of the regulations have regional significance, while others - such as those proposed for Lake of the Woods, Leech Lake, Lake Vermilion and the Namakan Reservoir - will be of interest to anglers statewide.


07/18/2018 02:43 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Summer camp for adults comes with beer for Camp Fair State 

If summers are for kids, what is post-Labor Day for? The fine folks at Fair State Brewing Cooperative have a suggestion. For the second year, they are offering Camp Fair State, with all the amenities of the traditional lazy days in the North Woods, plus one that's strictly for the over-21 crowd: beer, and lots of it.


07/10/2018 12:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Sheriff: Body Of Missing Boater Recovered On Sturgeon Lake 

Trump Nominates Brett Kavanaugh To Supreme Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh says he is "humbled" and "deeply honored" to have been selected by President Donald Trump for the Supreme Court. Sheriff: Body Of Missing Boater Recovered On Sturgeon Lake Authorities say a man's body was recovered Monday after he went missing on a northern Minnesota lake over the weekend.


07/09/2018 10:04 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Missing Boater's Body Recovered in Sturgeon Lake 

A boater who had been missing since Saturday evening in Sturgeon Lake was found Monday night, according to the Pine County Sheriff's Office. According to the release, around 4:40 p.m. rescue personnel searching Sturgeon Lake recovered the body of missing boater, John Fanning.