Zebra mussels have been discovered in another Stearns County lake. The DNR says a service shop discovered five zebra mussels on a pontoon that had been pulled from Lake Sylvia near Melrose and notified the DNR.
The Department of Natural Resources has named 17 people to its new Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee and a new point person for the agency's efforts to revive the popular lake's struggling walleye population.
Another central Minnesota lake is infested with zebra mussels. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says a property owner found a zebra mussel attached to a native mussel in Lake Stella in Meeker County.