Nicollet Co. Sheriff’s Department responds to lost kayaker 27 May 18

The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Department received a call from a kayaker around 6:40 Saturday evening who said she was lost on Swan Lake.  The Sheriff’s Department said Jade St. Germaine of Watertown, Wisconsin called them and said she was kayaking on Swan Lake and became disoriented in tall weeds and trees after she left her kayak to explore an island on foot.  Nicollet County Deputies along with a Conservation officer were able to reach St. Germaine.  She was evaluated and cleared by medical personnel at the scene and was released.  Her kayak was not recovered.