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Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
'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
Spring has sprung! It's time to celebrate: Four fun things to see, do – and taste – in DL this week
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Donna Mae Graffis
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
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
Hunters take nearly 129,000 deer
The preliminary numbers are in, and Minnesota hunters have killed 6 percent fewer deer through the second weekend of this year’s firearms deer...
November 22, 2013 - 1:13pm
Deer harvest up locally, down statewide
Each fall, the Malone sisters return to their 400-acre hunter’s paradise near Sebeka for a friendly competition to shoot the nicest buck. The...
November 22, 2013 - 11:26am
November 16, 2013
Some ‘baited’ lands off limits for waterfowl
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds waterfowl hunters that some fields are considered baited and off limits to waterfowl hunting. Due to the wet and cold spring, some farmers were not able to plant a normal crop for harvest. Instead they worked with their...
November 16, 2013 - 7:00am
November 14, 2013
Minnesota deer kill down 8 percent from last year
Minnesota’s deer kill after the first three days of the season was down 8 percent from last year, the Department of Natural Resources reported Wednesday. According to the DNR, hunters shot 77,008 deer during the first three days of the firearms season. Leslie McInenly, DNR big...
November 14, 2013 - 8:16am
November 7, 2013
Maplewood open during deer hunt
During the special resource management deer hunt Nov. 9-12, Maplewood State Park will remain open, but visitors are advised to wear blaze orange if they visit while the hunt is in progress, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. Visitors should also check for hunt-related...
November 7, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 6, 2013
Hopes high for firearm deer season
Get out your rifles and blaze orange: The Minnesota firearms deer hunting season opens a half hour before sunrise Saturday morning. The Minnesota...
November 6, 2013 - 4:00pm
October 29, 2013
Ammo shortage could affect deer hunters
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – A nationwide ammunition shortage could challenge north woods hunters this deer season. It began about two years ago,...
October 29, 2013 - 8:43pm
October 27, 2013
Hunting made accessible for all
Simply because you are confined to a wheelchair, or suffer from some other disability, does not mean you should be restricted from enjoying nature,...
October 27, 2013 - 9:00am
October 19, 2013
Dayton dedicates public hunting land near Madelia
Gov. Mark Dayton helped dedicate recently acquired public hunting land during Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener activities on Oct. 12, west of Madelia. The Younger Brothers Wildlife Management Area (WMA) was created as a result of land acquisitions funded by the Legacy Amendment’s...
October 19, 2013 - 9:00am
October 12, 2013
Hunting fatalities drop through decades in Minn., but dangers remain
NEVIS, Minn. – The number of fatal hunting accidents in Minnesota has dropped dramatically over the past 50 years, averaging fewer than three per year since 1990, and waterfowl hunting fatalities like the one that claimed the life of a 23-year-old Nevis man Oct. 5 are less common...
October 12, 2013 - 10:15am
October 11, 2013
$725M in hunter spending fuels MN economy
When thousands of pheasant hunters wade into cattails and grasslands for the Minnesota pheasant opener that begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, they will be contributing to the economic health of the state’s economy. More than a half-million Minnesotans and nonresidents hunt...
October 11, 2013 - 2:13pm
October 8, 2013
Family of newlywed killed in hunting accident says he 'died doing what he loved to do'
NEVIS, Minn. – Adam Earl Poole loved to hunt and fish. So much so, his wedding a month ago featured camouflage vests, matching ties and...
October 8, 2013 - 8:28am
October 7, 2013
Minnesota sees fewer applicants for wolf hunting licenses
The allure of shooting or trapping a wolf in Minnesota may be declining. Applications for Minnesota’s wolf hunting and trapping licenses...
October 7, 2013 - 9:03am
September 29, 2013
Youth only deer hunt Oct. 17-20
Youth ages 10-15 are eligible to participate in a special deer season that runs from Thursday, Oct. 17, to Sunday, Oct. 20, in 28 permit areas that encompass portions of southeastern and northwestern Minnesota. “This youth-only season provides an opportunity for parents, guardians...
September 29, 2013 - 8:00am
September 23, 2013
Minnesota man's caribou hunt produces big elk
Brad Penas had never hunted elk and had never seen one in the part of northwest Minnesota where he hunts deer. So, when Penas, 45, of Moorhead,...
September 23, 2013 - 9:17am