Lack of snow cover could cause septic system freeze-up
While the lack of snow cover in the lakes area so far this winter may be good news for some local residents, it definitely isn't for those homeowners who use their own septic systems.
Dan Olson of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says that frozen septic systems could become an issue for many rural homeowners if the area doesn't receive adequate snow cover before local temperatures start to fall to arctic levels.
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