Mark Olson

Community Editor


Mark Olson, the Chaska and Chanhassen community editor who has worked in Carver County for 20 years, makes any excuse to write about local history. In his spare time, Mark enjoys perusing old books, watching blockbusters and taking Midwest road trips.

Gnat larvae attach to grass and twigs under the water surface. The Minnesota Mosquito Control District kills the larvae with Bti, a naturally …

A Minnesota Mosquito Control District employee checks for black fly (gnat) larva in Sand Creek near Jordan.

Each week we publish a detail of a local landmark. The next week we identify the landmark. Do you know where the heck this is? Send us your guess.

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