Lace up your shoes, strap on your helmets and get ready for a fun weekend with The Insane Inflatable 5K race, the 2016 Caramel Roll Ride on the Lake Wobegon Trail, Sartell Street Dance with Diamond Back, The Broadway Songbooks at the Ordway Theater and Music in the Gardens. Read more in The Weekender!
Bikers and walkers near Avon will not be able to use a portion of the Lake Wobegon Trail after a fire last (Saturday) night. The incident happened at about 6:00 p.m. at the Lake Wobegon Trail bridge at Schwinghammer Lake, east of Albany.
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.