Cost to build a small section of the Lake Wobegon Trail in Waite Park are higher than expected. The project, which will extend the trail along River's Edge Park in Waite Park, is about 80 percent more than the estimated $141,923.
A portion of the Lake Wobegon Trail one mile west of Melrose is closed after heavy rains caved in a culvert. Trail users looking to use the portion of the trail will be re-routed for two miles onto adjacent county roads.
The Stearns County Parks Department is reminding you of a major restoration project being done to the Lake Wobegon Trail. Starting Monday (May 11th) parts of the trail between Albany and Freeport, Albany and Holdingford and to the Morrison County line will take place.
In our "Your Town Tuesday" series, this week we're featuring the town of Holdingford. It is a community of just over 700 people. It's named after Randolph Holding. Mayor Ernie Schmit says they're bringing natural gas to town this year. He says it's the biggest initiati…