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3 Ways to Protect Lake Winona this Fall

Avoid blowing grass clippings or raking leaves into the lake. These actions can contribute phosphorous to our lake and lead to nuisance algal and plant growth. See how to prevent phosphorous from getting into Lake Winona. Take one last boat excursion … Continue reading

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Annual Paddles Races Set for Aug 12

Lake Winona Annual Canoe and Kayak Races Time: 4:00 pm (check in starts at 3:45 pm) Where: start and end at Paul & Tricia Epstein’s dock — 182 West Shore Road. Race course goes around race buoy. Canoe Race – 2 participants per … Continue reading

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2017 Summer Social & Potluck to be Held August 12

The LWIA’s Summer Social and Potluck lunch will be held on Saturday, August 12, at noon (rain date Sunday, Aug. 13). The Anchorage Lodge has graciously offered their location for the event. We’ll eat at 12:30, then review a few … Continue reading

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2017 Summer Meeting Set for June 24

The Lake Winona Improvement Association (LWIA) summer meeting will be held Saturday, June 24 at 9 am. Jeanne Chute (900 Winona Rd) has once again graciously offered her wonderful yard and stunning views of the lake for our meeting. Coffee, muffins, … Continue reading

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Winona Lake Host Program Kicks Off June 3

We will kick off our Lake Winona Lake Host Program Saturday, June 3. Last year, thanks to the efforts of paid and volunteer Lake Hosts, 68 complimentary boat and watercraft inspections were conducted at Lake Winona’s boat launch. Statewide, the … Continue reading

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Ice Out on Winona

Today was our official 2017 ice out date; similar to prior ice out dates and a just a few days behind Winnipesaukee’s April 16 ice out. Just a few days prior, the lake still had a layer of ice over most … Continue reading

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New ‘Clean & Drain’ Law Effective January 1, 2017

The new ‘Clean & Drain’ law, initiated by NH Lakes, went into effect on January 1, 2017. Now all recreational boaters are essentially required to: Clean off all hitchhiking fragments of plants, animals, and debris on the outside of vessel … Continue reading

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2017-2019 Officers Elected

At the August 13 meeting, the following nominations were elected as our upcoming 2017-2019 executive board.

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Mosquito Bridge NHDOT Public Meeting to Be Held Sept 23

Since the last NHDOT public meeting on June 8, 2016, in Center Harbor, members of the Snake River/Mosquito Bridge Preservation Committee have worked closely and diligently throughout the summer with town officials, State Representative Valerie Fraser and NHDOT to develop a … Continue reading

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4 Tips to Keep Your Septic System From Failing

You wouldn’t skip routine maintenance on an expensive car. Nor should you ignore the upkeep on your septic system. Keep in mind that a septic system costs less than $400 to pump but $12,000 or more to replace and can … Continue reading

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