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Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Following in their (paw) steps: Animal tracking workshop set Feb. 25 at Tamarac
How risky will the Red River diversion dam be? Depends who you ask
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Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Hornets to make 24th state appearance
DL wrestlers section runners-up
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Leola L. Shockley
Joan A. Watland
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
October 10, 2015
Mille Lacs Lake fisheries group sets ground rules
The first meeting of the Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee on Thursday went off mostly free of the rancor surrounding the falling walleye...
October 10, 2015 - 5:25am
Hunters reminded cold water can kill
Late season waterfowl hunters are reminded that with water temperatures rapidly dropping across the state, wearing a life jacket is the best defense against the dangers posed by cold water, the Minnesota DNR said. In Minnesota, one-third of all boating fatalities occur during the...
October 10, 2015 - 5:20am
October 7, 2015
Muskie-walleye war snags DNR
“Basically, it’s the 800-pound gorilla in the room.” That may seem an odd way to describe a fish swimming in a lake. But Dave Majkrzak believes it’s spot-on when talking about the muskie population in Pelican Lake and the problems he says the fish — and the Minnesota...
October 7, 2015 - 10:15am
October 3, 2015
DNR seeks input on northern MN forest plan
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources invites the public to weigh in on a forest management plan being prepared for a large section of northern Minnesota. The largest blocks of DNR land that may be affected by the plan are Beltrami Island, Koochiching, Red Lake, Pine Island...
October 3, 2015 - 5:10am
DNR seeking Leech Lake management plan input
Leech Lake – one of Minnesota’s 10 large walleye lakes – has a new draft management plan and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking input through Oct. 9. The plan outlines the proposed five-year fish population objectives and fisheries management actions....
October 3, 2015 - 5:00am
September 26, 2015
Whitefish, tullibee sport-netting opens Oct. 9
Recreational netting for whitefish and tullibee opens Friday, Oct. 9, on designated lakes that are less susceptible to sudden changes that impact water temperature, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. These lakes, known as Schedule II lakes, offer recreational...
September 26, 2015 - 11:33am
September 19, 2015
Dayton announces pheasant revitalization plan
Following up on the Pheasant Summit he called last December, Gov. Mark Dayton Monday announced a four-year “action plan” aimed at revitalizing...
September 19, 2015 - 5:20am
Grouse hunting season is open
Fall color begins to show, an occasional crisp morning arrives – both are telltale signs that the hunting season opener for grouse, Minnesota’s most popular game bird, is right around the corner. “Here in Minnesota we have some of the best grouse hunting opportunities in...
September 19, 2015 - 5:10am
September 18, 2015
Minnesota state parks report another big increase in visitors
A post-Labor Day report from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources shows a trend is continuing for significant increases in visitation and camping at state parks. Through Sept. 7, one-day permits in 2015 are up 16 percent over the same time period in 2014, and sales of...
September 18, 2015 - 10:08am
September 12, 2015
DNR seeks applications for Mille Lacs committee
People interested in being more actively involved in fisheries management on Mille Lacs Lake can apply to serve on a newly formed Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee. Committee members will be appointed by the Department of Natural Resources commissioner and will advise the...
September 12, 2015 - 5:00am
September 5, 2015
Record number of watercraft inspectors thanks to DNR partnership
The Department of Natural Resources has been partnering with local governments such as counties and cities to increase the number of watercraft inspectors at public water accesses in Minnesota. Inspectors are an important component in the effort to protect state waters from aquatic...
September 5, 2015 - 5:35am
August 22, 2015
Deer lottery application deadline is Sept. 10
Firearms and muzzleloader hunters who want to harvest antlerless deer throughout much of Minnesota this hunting season are reminded they must purchase their license and apply for an antlerless permit by Thursday, Sept. 10, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. Antlerless...
August 22, 2015 - 5:20am
August 21, 2015
Info meetings set for DNR’s northern pike proposal
Those interested in learning more about a statewide regulation proposal for northern pike fishing can attend three informational meetings in the northwest region that will detail a zone concept to address different pike management objectives in north-central, northeast and southern...
August 21, 2015 - 5:45am
August 15, 2015
Informational meetings planned for pike proposal
Those interested in learning more about a statewide regulation proposal for northern pike fishing can attend informational meetings that will detail a concept to address different pike management objectives. The Minnesota DNR will discuss creating three pike fishing zones that...
August 15, 2015 - 5:00pm
August 8, 2015
Several youth hunting opportunities offered
Youth can hunt with adult mentors during several organized youth hunting opportunities this fall. Application forms and more information can be found online or by calling the Minnesota DNR Information Center, 651-296-6157 or 888-646-6367, or Mike Kurre 651-259-5193. Youth waterfowl...
August 8, 2015 - 5:10am