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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
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Lakers pick up big section sweep at home
Lakers fall to defending section champs
Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
LCRC, Kinship adopt a highway: 'Kick Off Cleanup' held on Earth Day
Friends & Neighbors
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Top Hat Theatre to welcome North Dakota singer Kat Perkins May 13
Styx to take stage at Shooting Star May 5
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
Letter: Where do our federal tax dollars go?
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
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