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St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Child sex charges pending for Bemidji middle school assistant principal
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
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Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Friends & Neighbors
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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