Tag Archives: Polk County

Lake of the Month: Bone Lake of Polk County

Bone Lake, or Onondogacona as it was named by its Native American inhabitants in 900 AD, is a 1,667 acre lake located in Polk County. It received its unorthodox name after early European inhabitants found the remnants, and bones, of … Continue reading

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Lake of the Month: Deer Lake in Polk County

Before Lake Appreciation Month comes to an end, we are rolling out our new, re-occurring blog series titled Lake of the Month. This series is intended to highlight lakes with interesting and unique stories and introduce viewers to the Department’s Lakes Pages … Continue reading

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