Bde Maka Ska

WCCO Radio Newsroom
June 26, 2019 - 6:18 am
Elevated E. coli levels at a Bde Maka Ska beach have closed the beach indefinitely. State regulators say the bacteria reading was taken Monday on the beach on 32nd Street. A safe amount of E.Coli is below 125 parts per one hundred milliliters of water, but the reading there showed the number was...
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Mark Freie
June 06, 2019 - 5:22 am
A Minneapolis man was charged with a felony Wednesday after investigators say an early morning hookah session on May 16 burned down Lola on the Lake at Bde Maka Ska. 23-year-old Nouh Elmi was charged with a single count of negligent fire causing property damage of more than $2,500. In a criminal...
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Sloane Martin
May 16, 2019 - 7:06 am
A big fire on Calhoun Parkway in Minneapolis on the shores of Bde Maka Ska badly damages the only restaurant on the lake. Lola on the Lake in the 3000 block of East Lake Calhoun Parkway just opened earlier this month for its second season and is perhaps one of the most visible buildings on the...
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Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Adam Carter
April 29, 2019 - 3:24 pm
The head of the Minneapolis Park Board says he has no intention of changing the name of Bde Maka Ska, even after a Minnesota appeals court ruled that the name should not have been changed from Lake Calhoun. The following statement is from Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board President Brad Bourn...
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