A Benton County lake has long been known for its green colored water. However, the Little Rock Lake Association has been working to cleanup its image for several years, reducing the phosphorus, nitrogen, and soil erosion levels. Their biggest effort yet could be coming next summer.
A $12 million project is finished in Sauk Rapids. Leaders from Benton County, Sauk Rapids and WSB & Associates held a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday afternoon outside the Sauk Rapids Government Center to congratulate everyone involved with the County Road 3, "3 Up the Hill" project.