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Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Hole in one
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
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‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
March 11, 2013
Poll finds support to delay next Minnesota wolf hunt
A majority of Minnesotans surveyed last month favor a five-year delay before the state holds another wolf hunting and trapping season, according...
March 11, 2013 - 1:06pm
March 8, 2013
Former Detroit Lakes man bags second largest elk ever taken in MN
I was lucky enough to be drawn for an either-sex elk tag in the 2012 Minnesota elk hunt’s first season Sept. 15 through Sept. 23 in the Kittson...
March 8, 2013 - 2:22pm
February 21, 2013
Minnesota lawmakers to introduce bill to stop wolf hunt
Legislation is expected to be introduced at the state Capitol today to place a five-year moratorium on Minnesota's wolf hunting season and call for other options for wolf population control. The bill seeks to reinstate a five-year waiting period between when the federal government...
February 21, 2013 - 9:08am
February 14, 2013
Overrun with deer, Hallock, Minnesota to start own hunting season
Hallock, a town of 960 in northwestern Minnesota, will have its own deer hunting season this fall. City fathers recently voted to hold a bow-hunting season in an effort to reduce the population of deer inside the city. City staff and City Council members are working on the details,...
February 14, 2013 - 8:59am
February 8, 2013
Women's turkey hunt applications due Feb. 19
First-time adult women turkey hunters have the chance to step afield this spring and learn from an experienced National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) volunteer. Women are encouraged to sign-up with an adult friend or family member for an on-the-ground adventure in wild turkey hunting....
February 8, 2013 - 3:20pm
February 7, 2013
DNR ends moose hunting season early after population drops
Minnesota's moose hunting season is history. After a dramatic drop in the moose population from last year to this year, the Minnesota Department...
February 7, 2013 - 9:35am
February 4, 2013
Record set for people reporting poachers to Minnesota DNR
Calls to a toll-free hotline for Minnesotans to report illegal hunting and fishing activity shot up 54 percent in 2012 to 2,051 calls. The so-called Turn In Poachers hotline broke the record of 1,866 set in 1981, the first year the program was founded, according to a release today...
February 4, 2013 - 2:14pm
Opponents criticize hunting season on wolves
The foes were identified by speaker after speaker who referred to a hunter-turned-prey as "brother wolf" Saturday. Chief among the enemies of...
February 4, 2013 - 9:09am
January 28, 2013
DNR defends moose hunt despite declining population
DULUTH, Minn. - Darin Fagerman used to see moose near his home north of Grand Marais fairly frequently. Not anymore. "The last moose we saw...
January 28, 2013 - 9:10am
January 4, 2013
State wolf season closed
Minnesota's first-ever wolf season closed at the end of shooting and trapping hours on Thursday, Jan. 3. As of Jan. 2, 181 wolves had been registered in the late season northwest wolf zone out of a target harvest of 187. The northwest zone was the last of three management zones...
January 4, 2013 - 3:22pm
January 2, 2013
Computer error about wolf season confuses Minnesota hunters, trappers
A computer error has confused wolf hunters and trappers in Minnesota's Northwest Wolf Hunting Zone, telling them in a telephone hotline that the season is closed when it actually remains open. Department of Natural Resources officials say they're working on the problem and hope to...
January 2, 2013 - 12:14pm
December 21, 2012
The way deer hunting used to be...
Being an avid outdoor person, whether in the fishing boat or hunting blind, I am often blessed with time to ponder many different topics. None...
December 21, 2012 - 3:33pm
December 14, 2012
Wolf hunting closes for east-central zone
Wolf hunting and trapping in the east-central zone closed for the remainder of the late season at the end of shooting and trapping hours on Friday, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The northwest and northeast zones remain open through Thursday,...
December 14, 2012 - 2:02pm
November 27, 2012
DNR reminds hunters to not throw away unused either-sex deer permits
Hunters who failed to tag a deer or use their either-sex permit during the firearms season may still have a chance to put some venison in the freezer, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). "An either-sex permit from the firearms season remains valid for...
November 27, 2012 - 12:32pm
Online tool helps hunters, wildlife watchers
Hunters and wildlife watchers can glean a wealth of information about Minnesota's 1,400 wildlife management areas (WMA) on the Minnesota Department Natural Resources (DNR) website at www.mndnr.gov/wmas. "We are well into the suite of fall hunting seasons that we enjoy in Minnesota...
November 27, 2012 - 9:05am