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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Stewart named to dean's list at St. Mary's University
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
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Friends & Neighbors
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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
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
Martin E. Cox
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
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
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
February 23, 2017
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
Minnesota state parks and trails will host more than 30 candlelight events this winter, including one at Maplewood State Park this Saturday, Feb. 25. Drop by anytime between 5and 8:30 p.m. for an unforgettable — some might even say "magical" — experience of hiking, skiing,...
February 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 12, 2016
Of presidents and 50-mile hikes
Can you hike 50 miles in 20 hours? In 1908, President Theodore Roosevelt, champion of the vigorous life, issued an executive order challenging his U.S. Marine Corps Officers to hike 50 miles in 20 hours in order to maintain their commissions. Fifty-four years later, President John...
October 12, 2016 - 9:20am
June 26, 2016
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
At 69 and 72 years old, Dan and Ruth Dorrough both claim, “We represent the ‘if they can do it anybody can do it’ group.” The Dorroughs...
June 26, 2016 - 5:15am
December 28, 2015
Start the New Year with a ‘First Day Hike’
Minnesota state parks and trails will join other states in a nationwide effort to get as many kids and adults out hiking on Jan. 1 as possible,...
December 28, 2015 - 5:00am
July 10, 2015
Hikers celebrate 100 mile trek
The Laurentian Lakes and Itasca Moraine Chapters of the North Country Trail Association have completed the first portion of the Hiker’s Challenge...
July 10, 2015 - 5:25am
April 24, 2015
Go take a hike
Take up the challenge, and join the fun! Hike 165 miles in 2015 on Wednesdays and Saturdays, beginning April 25 with a guided hike near the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge and finishing on Sept. 23 in the Chippewa National Forest. The guided hikes are sponsored by the Itasca...
April 24, 2015 - 5:35am
August 23, 2014
One year goal: North Country Trail hiker passes through lakes area
Hiker Gail Lowe is on a mission to become the first woman to hike the entire North Country National Scenic Trail within a year. Lowe stayed...
August 23, 2014 - 1:30pm
September 25, 2013
North Country Trail hikes scheduled
The Itasca Moraine Chapter is pleased to announce that Jim Boyd, acting director, Walker District Ranger, Chippewa National Forest is participating in the North Country Trail hike scheduled for 9 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 28. There are two hikes: a two-mile hike and a 4.2-mile hike....
September 25, 2013 - 12:32pm
June 12, 2013
North Country Trail hikes
The Itasca Moraine Chapter of the North Country Trail Association has scheduled three mid-week resort hikes that are designed for people who have not hiked the trail before. Experienced hikers can join as well and have a good experience. The public is welcome and families with...
June 12, 2013 - 10:12am
May 25, 2013
Two celebrations in 1 at Tamarac
It’s a celebration so big, it couldn’t all be contained in one day. The Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge is getting ready to observe not...
May 25, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 21, 2012
DNR encourages Minnesotans to hit the trails during Thanksgiving weekend
From trails along the coast of Lake Superior to routes through hardwood forests and over prairie knolls, Minnesota offers abundant hiking opportunities for all ages and abilities. This fall, Minnesota State Parks Director Courtland Nelson encourages families to get outdoors to enjoy...
November 21, 2012 - 10:26am
August 18, 2010
North Country Trail to host Itasca Park hike fest
The North Country Trail Association and Itasca State Park will host a family-friendly event called North Country Hiking Fest at Itasca State Park on Saturday, Aug. 28. The 4th Annual North Country Hiking Fest event features a variety of free activities. The event will kick off...
August 18, 2010 - 12:13pm
April 30, 2010
Workshops give citizens an opportunity to chart future of parks and trails
Minnesotans have an opportunity to help chart the course of regional and state parks and trails for the next 25 years by participating in one of 17 workshops to be held around the state in May and June. The meetings will provide citizens with a chance to influence the Parks and...
April 30, 2010 - 3:11pm
April 16, 2010
Laurentian Chapter offers scenic hike
Would you like to discover some of the scenic and little known places in Becker County? Join the Laurentian Lakes Chapter of the North Country Trail Association for hike through Greenwater Lake Scientific and Natural Area on Saturday, May 1. They'll walk through varied habitats...
April 16, 2010 - 2:43pm