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Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
'I am a student with drug addiction' students talk addiction and recovery
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Who will be the Great American storyteller?
Locals raise a Toast to Tamarac, stomp some grapes at Richwood Winery this weekend
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Tricky fishing for next few weeks
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
December 7, 2013
Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
We have talked before about this company. William Shakespeare founded the organization in 1897. He was the inventor of the first level wind reel....
December 7, 2013 - 10:00am
November 17, 2013
Mark Greenig: The gift of a local treasure
It’s not often I get to talk with you about a sporting collectible which was found in our immediate area. That’s why this week’s discussion...
November 17, 2013 - 7:00am
November 3, 2013
Mark Greenig: Fisheretto — A strange name for an equally strange decoy
Here is a somewhat obscure tackle manufacturing company based in Minnesota. Beginning in 1910 six brothers opened a general store in Osakis, near Alexandria. One of the brothers, Sam, began making and selling fish lures in his basement. He fashioned four different fishing lures and...
November 3, 2013 - 3:00pm
October 20, 2013
Mark Greenig: The mysterious Millsite Tackle Co.
Time to discuss the Millsite Tackle Company of Howell, Mich. Their lures are not well known which in turn keeps the value depressed. However,...
October 20, 2013 - 9:00am
October 5, 2013
Mark Greenig: Peters True Blue shotgun shells
With the duck and goose season in full swing, I felt it proper to talk about “True Blue”. True Blue refers to vintage Peters High Velocity...
October 5, 2013 - 6:00pm
September 21, 2013
Mark Greenig: ‘You paid how much for that?!’
I am going to waiver a bit from our usual format regarding dialogue on a particular sporting collectible and how much it’s worth. This week...
September 21, 2013 - 2:00pm
September 7, 2013
Mark Greenig: The famous Horse Shoe Lake Model goose call
Let’s finish up our two-part series on Ken Martin, one of the best known “Legends of the Call.” Last time we discussed Ken’s duck calls....
September 7, 2013 - 11:00am
August 24, 2013
Mark Greenig: Legends of the call — Ken Martin
We have all heard the phrase, “Necessity is the mother of invention.” It’s very evident in the evolution of duck calls over the course...
August 24, 2013 - 12:00pm
August 10, 2013
Mark Greenig: G&H Goose Decoy Company — three generations strong
The early goose season is just about here. So it’s fitting to talk about some vintage and relatively obscure Canadian goose shell decoys from...
August 10, 2013 - 12:00pm
July 27, 2013
Mark Greenig: Miniature collectibles like Maggie’s are hot right now
Only in the text of fish decoys will the name Maggie “ring a bell.” Even then, only the most serious fish decoy enthusiast will make the obvious connection. Maggie, as she is commonly called, was the second wife of famed fish carver, Lawrence Bethel. A good source of...
July 27, 2013 - 7:00pm
July 13, 2013
Mark Greenig: Dealing with duck decoys of unknown origin
The market for vintage duck decoys with proper heritage and visual appeal remains strong. Decoys such as Masons’, Perdew, Stevens’, Pratt,...
July 13, 2013 - 12:00pm
June 29, 2013
Mark Greenig: Bulldog Trade Mark vintage spinners
This week’s title is almost like a trick question. Most fishing enthusiasts know this company’s lures by a different name — Pflueger. With...
June 29, 2013 - 2:00pm
June 16, 2013
Mark Greenig: The Marble Co. is not what you think
When I mention the word marble most think of those little round pieces of glass we all played with as children, myself included. In the context...
June 16, 2013 - 10:00am
June 2, 2013
Black powder cans are all about the graphics
Probably the most appealing aspect of making hunting and fishing items collectible are graphics. This week’s example from Canadian Industries...
June 2, 2013 - 9:00am
May 19, 2013
Mark Greenig: Calling all crows with Boyd Martin calls
Times have changed since I called crows as a child. Back then all calling was done with hand held calls, most wooden. As the years progressed...
May 19, 2013 - 10:00am