PO Box 342
Webster, WI54893

Minutes of YLRA Board Meeting January 9, 2016 at the 10th Hole

Vice President Ed Collova called the meeting to order at 8:05 AM.


Ed Collova, V.P..
Jim Buhil, Secretary
Marie King, Treasurer
Dan Haumschild

Jack Burnell
Tony Rutter
Chuck Eifler
Tim McGannon

Jon Papke
Rich Kenny
Bill Powell

Secretary Jim Buhil read the minutes from the YLRA board meeting held on Sept. 12, 2015 at Forts Folle Avoine. Tony Rutter made a motion to approve the minutes. Chuck Eifler seconded the motion, motion passed.

Treasurer Marie King reported a balance of $102,620.52 in the checking account. Marie King is currently renewing the YLRA raffle license. Jim Buhil made a motion to approve the treasurers’ report. Tony Rutter seconded the motion, motion passed.

AIS – Rich Kenny was not present, so there was no update on AIS.

Tony Rutter reported on water quality. No new testing is done during the winter. Also, there are no issues with the water level.

Meat Raffle – Jim Buhil and Chuck and Mary Eifler will oversee the meat raffles while Marie King is on vacation.

Membership – There was no report.

Web Site – Ed Collova is in contact with Pam Yorkson to update the YLRA web site.

Jack Brunell reported on fish stocking in the Yellow Lakes. The DNR said there would be no stocking of fish, as the fish count numbers are good.

Dan Haumschild reported on an education seminar being put on by Northwest Lakes Conference. The seminar will be held in June 2016 in Spooner, WI. Northwest Lakes Conference has asked for donations for the seminar. Tony Rutter made a motion to donate $150.00. Marie King seconded the motion, motion passed.

Ed Collova reported on the AIS called Japanese Knotweed. The board agreed to have Ed continue the research for eradicating the Japanese Knotweed.

Meeting adjourned at 9:40 am.

Submitted by,
Jim Buhil, Secretary