Weather Forecast

Submitted photo Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon sit aboard the pontoon boat now owned by Rick Lundeen, who has a lake home on Otter Tail Lake. Lundeen was behind the camera for the shot, working as a medic on the set of Grumpier Old Men.

Grumpier Old Men boat rides on Otter Tail Lake

Email News Alerts

Dave and Amy Sobieski know that every boat holds a few special memories; tales of time spent riding with friends and loved ones on the lake.


As owners of Canvas Works, the couple thought they had seen it all - until Rick Lundeen stopped in this spring.

Lundeen's boat holds tales that could entertain for hours - ones that consist of special guests Sophia Loren, Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon, all of whom have spent hours relaxing on the Minnesota pontoon boat.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.