Who Will Be on the Ballot on July 29th?

At the July 29th RKLD Annual Meeting, two board seats are up for election. http://rkld.org/board-members/ The 3-year terms of Steve Proud and Jim Bowers expires, and an election will be scheduled on the agenda. If you wish to be a candidate and have your name appear...

Fulton Town Supervisor Responds to Justin Schultz

Justin, I appreciate and share your concern about the high water affect on farmer’s fields.  I had 16 acres of high yielding soybeans in low land fields that I was unable to harvest last fall due to high water levels after September.  That was the first time I...

Justin Schultz Still Does Not Understand

This was just received from Wetlands Club member Justin Schultz: “If we have another big flood on this lake, is it negligence that the RKLD did not apply for state funding to improve the wicket gates in this budget cycle? It is just a question. The lake has not...

Albion Bob Venske At It Again

From Brian Christianson – RKLD Chairman My phone has been ringing off the hook lately, something to do with a planned high capacity well used for washing debris from mined gravel. This Bob Venske character is (allegedly) supporting a proposed open pit on Hillside Road...

So many Factual Errors with this Piece

Commentary by Brian Christianson, RKLD Board President This article titled “Wetlands advocacy groups accept DNR compromise” that appeared in the Daily Union on Wed, August 31, 2016, and also appeared in the Edgerton Reporter, is among the worst articles...

Erosion; Blame Mother Nature.

Wednesday’s rain (September 7, 2016) was a gully washer – 3+ inches. For those who complain boats cause shoreline erosion, know that one days’ rain washed more sediment into the lake than 20 years of seasonal boat traffic. Mother Nature is to...