Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures (MLCV) announced April 6 it has purchased Big Sandy Lodge and Resort on Big Sandy Lake. Big Sandy Lodge was formerly owned by Don and Elisa Proulx.
In a press release issued this afternoon, Joe Nayquonabe, Jr., CEO of MLCV, stated the McGregor area has been a market on MLCV’s radar since beginning its diversification efforts in 2013.
“Big Sandy Lodge has a reputation as one of Minnesota’s premier resort destinations,” stated Nayquonabe in the press release. “We look forward to expanding upon the resort’s rich traditions by leveraging our experience in hospitality.”
Big Sandy Lodge and Resort is hosting the 69th annual Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener this May. See more about the purchase and the Governor’s Fishing Opener in next week’s issue of the Age.