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Water flows over Wabasha County Road 18 west of Kellogg Thursday afternoon because of runoff from snowmelt.
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Gorman Creek was running brown Thursday afternoon because of spring runoff. A small fish kill was found there last weekend, possibly caused by manure running off with snowmelt or rain.
Posted: Thursday, April 4, 2013 9:23 pm
The hard frost this winter and a late spring have Steve Klotz worried.
The area Department of Natural Resources fisheries supervisor in Lanesboro knows livestock farmers often have full manure-storage pits and are eager to spread some on their fields. In fact, many have already had to apply manure, even though the ground is still frozen.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 9:23 pm.