Photograph of the WeekFemale Pine Grossbeaks -photo by Lenore Croatt
Dispute Over Sign Placement Dominates First Crosslake City Council meeting of 2021
The first meeting of 2021 for the Crosslake City Council was held on Monday, January 11 at City Hall. A full council was present (Council member Dave Schrupp was present via Zoom).
During the meeting a council discussed a dispute about the placement of a refurbished City Hall sign.
A crew from HyTec Construction showed up at City Hall on January 5th to install the sign, city staff questioned the location and ended up sending the crew home.
UTV breaks through ice on the Dagget Channel in Crosslake
On Saturday, January 16, 2021, at approximately 12:44 pm, the Crow Wing County Dispatch Center received a report that a utility terrain vehicle (UTV) had broken through the ice on the Daggett Channel in Crosslake. It was reported one of the two occupants from the UTV was still in the water and was hanging onto the side of the ice; the second occupant was out of the water.
The Crosslake Fire Department responded and was able to get both occupants from the UTV out of the water and off the ice. The Crosslake Fire Department advised the firefighter, who was wearing the water rescue suit, also broke through the ice while pulling one of the occupants off the ice. Both occupants, a 69 year old male and a 64 year old female, were assisted to shore by the Crosslake Fire Department.
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