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The tram at Dunton Locks County Park will continue to serve boat traffic between lakes Sallie and Muskrat.

County opts to save tram for boaters

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Area boaters will still be able to travel between lakes this summer.

The Becker County Board voted Tuesday to approve fixing the tram system between Muskrat Lake and Lake Sallie again this summer, and then look for a permanent fix for the Dunton Locks tram that seems to need constant repairs.


Last month, commissioners discussed what to do with the historic Dunton Locks tram, not finding a lot of support from residents and looking at a steep price tag to fix it properly.

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