Our Mission

  • Improve the water and recreational quality of our Lake through promotion of sound lake management practices;

  • Educate our members regarding issues that affect their lakeshore;

  • Advocate our members' interests before governmental bodies in matters involving our Lake;

  • Promote research and appropriate standards for proper management of our Lake, the North Fork of the Crow River, and other surrounding tributaries;

  • Seek enforcement of laws that affect Minnesota lakes and watersheds.  

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Rice Lake of Stearns County

There are many "Rice Lakes" in Minnesota. Our Rice Lake is in Stearns County, Central Minnesota, in the south-central part of the county. Click here to display a map of our lake and the roads that service it.

Rice Lake Association
Box 288
Paynesville, MN 56362


Phone & Email 
 612-247-2552  Susan Anderson  


RLA Board Members:

Susan Anderson, President 612.247.2552  

Ralph Klassen, Vice President 320.243.3277

Eric Anderson, Treasurer ericandeRLA@gmail.com

Deb Henry, Newsletter/Membership 612.964.3210

Tim Keane, Member 612.741.9320

Peter Anton, Member 612.600.6906

Arne Tilleson, Member atilleson@aol.com 

Jean Tilleson, Member vikes80@aol.com

Mike Fish, Member mike@fishgraphics.net