Lake Okoboji, Dickenson County, Iowa. Winter Games strikes again. Winter Games brings visitors to Lake Okoboji and the town of Spirit Lake from all over the Midwest. It also brings eager Department of Natural Resources officers out from their winter hibernation, keen on enforcing little known rules and regulations related to use of ATV, UTV […]
Boaters are often pulled over on the water by Department Natural Resources Conservation Officers to ensure that all the safety equipment regulations are being complied with. These so-called “safety-checks” can result in additional investigations and charges such as boating while intoxicated if the officer’s suspicions are triggered during that inspection.