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'House Hunters' comes to Detroit Lakes
DNR to hold annual trapping season permit meeting for Hubbel Pond Wildlife Management Area Oct. 5
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Trip to Cormorant Sportsman’s Club is all hands-on for the fourth graders of Detroit Lakes
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
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
'Star Trek' 50th anniversary: Where the original actors are now
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 9, 2011
Snowy owls descend on Northland in search of food
Call it the invasion of the snowies. Snowy owls, normally residents of the tundra, are showing up in Minnesota and across the United States this winter. Such an influx of owls is called an invasion or an irruption by birders. A map of snowy sightings at eBird.org indicates that...
December 9, 2011 - 9:15am
November 13, 2011
Minnesota: Deer harvest down by a third
Department of Natural Resources area wildlife managers Tom Rusch at Tower and Rich Staffon at Cloquet said deer registrations were down an average of 38 percent and 34 percent in their work areas, respectively. "A decline of 34 percent -- that's pretty significant," Staffon said...
November 13, 2011 - 9:12am
November 9, 2011
Minnesota deer hunters not as lucky as last year
By all accounts, the deer kill across Northeastern Minnesota appears to be down from last year. Minnesota's 16-day firearms deer season opened Saturday and continues through Nov. 20. Typically, 65 percent of the total kill occurs during the first three days of the season. "We're...
November 9, 2011 - 8:49am
September 29, 2011
U.S. wolf-trapping program to end
A popular federal program that for 33 years has quietly trapped and killed thousands of wolves in northern Minnesota will become extinct after Friday. The wolves were targeted near where livestock and pets had been killed. And almost everyone who knew about the program -- farmers,...
September 29, 2011 - 9:46am
September 7, 2011
Hunters tracking bounty of big bears
. Bear hunter Craig Harnden of Inglis, Fla., stands next to a black bear that field-dressed at 662 pounds on Sunday in International Falls....
September 7, 2011 - 9:25am
August 27, 2010
Humane society volunteer named
Meet Patti Anderson, the Humane Society of the Lakes August volunteer of the month. Patti volunteers for many of the organization's fundraising...
August 27, 2010 - 1:35pm
August 18, 2010
Seven puppies abandoned at Crookston Humane Society
An animal shelter in Crookston is looking for a few good homes for six puppies that were dropped off during the night last week. Tracey Janisch, shelter manager for the Humane Society of Polk County, said employees showing up for work Aug. 11 found a box that had been placed inside...
August 18, 2010 - 8:08am
March 3, 2010
Keeping pets identified
"Badges, we don't need no stinking badges." Just how important is pet identification? Too many pet owners subscribe to that "Badges" quote from "Blazing Saddles." In 2009, 622 stray, lost or abandoned pets came through our doors at the Detroit Lakes and surrounding communities...
March 3, 2010 - 11:17am
January 28, 2009
MeritCare live animal use under fire
FARGO - MeritCare Medical Center in Fargo is facing heat over its use of live pigs in its trauma training classes intended to reduce patient death rates. MeritCare offers Advanced Trauma Life Support courses for doctors, which typically involve using human cadavers, nonhuman technology...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Protecting trees, shrubs from animals
Now that fall is here, it is time to consider protecting trees and shrubs from damage caused by mice and rabbits. Deer may also be a problem; controlling them is very difficult without the use of properly installed fencing. These animals cause damage during the winter months by...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am