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Northwest MN Fishing Report
Muskie-walleye war snags DNR
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
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June 7, 2015
County drought is officially over
This should come as a surprise to no one, but the drought in Becker County is officially over – thanks to a possibly record-breaking rainy month of May that brought double, and in some cases quadruple, the normal amount of precipitation. The early low lake levels, coupled with...
June 7, 2015 - 5:25am
May 3, 2015
Dry spring: Lake level down a foot
This part of Minnesota is the driest in the state, and Becker County is among those listed being in “severe drought” by the U.S. Drought...
News / Detroit Lakes
May 3, 2015 - 5:50am
April 30, 2015
Drought Monitor: Conditions Worsening
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- The latest drought monitor is out, and it's is not looking good across the region. Parts of Minnesota are now in the Severe...
April 30, 2015 - 10:48am
April 12, 2015
Fire Weather Watch on Monday
FARGO – A Fire Weather Watch is in effect across the area on Monday. The lack of rainfall over the past several weeks has led to very dry...
April 12, 2015 - 9:30pm
March 26, 2015
Moderate Drought Conditions Continue
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) - Our weather has been very dry for the past several weeks. The latest drought monitor has been released, which still...
March 26, 2015 - 10:50am
February 5, 2015
Dry conditions continue for eastern North Dakota
Fargo, ND - You've probably realized by now that this winter has been pretty dry overall. In terms of snowfall, Fargo has only received...
February 5, 2015 - 2:19pm
June 14, 2013
West-central Minnesota still in drought
WILLMAR, Minn. - Even with the numerous heavy wet snows in April and May and seemingly abundant rainfall, west-central Minnesota is still in...
June 14, 2013 - 8:41am
March 8, 2013
Melting snow won’t help drought
Melting winter snowfall won’t do much to alleviate the extremely dry soil conditions across Minnesota, even if some areas experience spring flooding, said Greg Spoden, the state climatologist. Roughly 70 percent of Minnesota is in extreme drought or severe drought. “All of the...
March 8, 2013 - 2:14pm
October 19, 2012
Drought straining state's water resources
Drought conditions are straining Minnesota's water resources. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is urging everyone to adopt water conservation measures. "Water is essential to our economy, our natural resources, and our quality of life," said Tom Landwehr, DNR...
October 19, 2012 - 2:50pm
October 18, 2012
Drought conditions straining state's water resources; DNR urges conservation
Drought conditions are straining Minnesota's water resources. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is urging everyone to adopt water conservation measures. "Water is essential to our economy, our natural resources, and our quality of life," said Tom Landwehr, DNR commissioner....
News / DNR
October 18, 2012 - 3:00pm
September 28, 2012
Drought worsens over parts of Red River Valley
FARGO - The drought intensified in portions of the Red River Valley as areas now are classified in the extreme category. That designation, in an updated Drought Monitor issued Thursday, applies to an area of the central and northern Red River Valley and northwest Minnesota. The...
September 28, 2012 - 8:40am