Saturday, April 26 was this year’s ice-out day for Forest Lake, declared by Corbett Johnson, the lake-side resident who tracks the event annually. Ice stayed on Second Lake the longest, Johnson said, while the other two basins were clear the day before. The ice-out date is one of the latest on record; Last year’s date [...]
Even with the April 24 school cancellation for snow, ISD 831 will not be adding days to the school year. After school was canceled five days in January for extreme cold weather, the school board voted on Feb. 6 meeting to add two days, Feb. 17 (originally an all-teacher in-service day) and March 31 (an [...]
This winter’s deep freeze has Brett Baldry studying the calendar. As construction company Kraus Anderson’s project manager for the Forest Lake City Center, it falls to him to decipher a projected completion date for the $18.76 million project after crews lost 18 days of work over the first two months of 2014 due to the weather.
The Forest Lake school district will add Monday, Feb. 17 and Monday, March 31 to the days school is in session. The board voted at the Feb. 6 meeting to add these days after school was canceled five days in January for extreme cold weather. Feb. 17 was originally scheduled as an all-teacher in-service day [...]