District 17 - Albert Lea area

Last updated: 2016-05-24

CO Luke Belgard (Faribault) worked angling, turkey hunting, and ATV activity. Time was spent monitoring public access sites for boating and AIS violations.

CO Brent Ihnen (Waseca) spent the week patrolling for fishermen, boaters, and ATV operators. Additional time was spent monitoring AIS compliance and responding to burning complaints. Officer Ihnen also represented the division?s pistol team by competing in two pistol matches.

CO Chad Davis (Owatonna) focused enforcement efforts on checking anglers, boaters, turkey hunters, and ATV operators during the week. Many anglers are having success catching walleyes and panfish. Multiple angling violations were encountered during the week.

CO Chris Howe (St. Peter) worked angling, ATV, and AIS enforcement.