Board Member Elections Are This Year!

Every two years we elect board members. Association members vote at the annual meeting (July 31, 2021). There are seven positions which are defined in our bylaws, but there’s lots of latitude. For example, some boards focus on environmental issues, while others work to expand getting to know each other — it depends on the…

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Northwest Wisconsin Lakes Conference – June 18

This year, the conference will be virtual so you can attend from your dock! June 18, 2021, 9am – 3:30pm. From their website: The Northwest Wisconsin Lakes Conference, one of the state’s premier lake conferences, includes a full day of presentations that will appeal to all students, property owners, government officials and Wisconsin lake lovers.…

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The 2020 Water Quality Report

This is a screen shot of a summary of information reported, click here for full report. Secchi depths (how far down can you see?), taken three times over the summer were 16, 14 and 14 feet.

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Emergency Preparedness, Safety & Security

Have a Plan, Be Aware and Be Prepared First off, if you are experiencing an emergency, call 911! In Burnett County, we have dispatchers who will decide the best course of action from available resources, whether sheriff, fire, ambulance or first responders. In our rural area, response time can be up to 45 minutes. Therefore, personal…

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The “Campground” Issue

During the past winter (2020-21), Tabor Lake Association was able to quickly rally members to join with other Swiss Township residents in opposing a massive campground project proposed for a parcel of land just a mile north of our lake. This campground would have likely had a significant negative effect on our lake experience, safety…

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Loons 2017-2018

Pat S. reported the Loons were nesting in early June 2017, however there was no baby loon this year. She reported that a dead Loon was found in the South bay. Pat asked if the TLA would like to donate to the Northland College Loon Watch Program. Motion was made and seconded to send them…

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Zebra Mussel Refresher

Since Zebra Mussels were discovered in Big McKenzie Lake in 2016, Burnett County has mobilized an effort to control the spread. In January 2018, new legislation was passed that makes it a violation to NOT use a decontamination station when one is available at public launches.* The TLA Board received a mailing in early spring…

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Cute Hats Dominate 2018 Boat Parade

This year, the Young’s Cutest Hats won. We weren’t able to get a good photo, but thanks to all who participated! The Judge was considered the Most Creative, Alice showed up in her decked-out kayak and Debbie blew bubbles off her dock. It’s a tradition, you know.

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