The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District will hold a special meeting on Thursday to review public safety on Lake Minnetonka, which has always drawn a boozy, boating crowd in the summer.
Apparently, the July 4th weekend was too much with over 75 9-1-1 calls reported.
Drone Star got a good look at the humanity in this quadcopter video it posted today. But it also showed the area wasn’t all fools.
The view at sea level, however, looked more like spring break.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.