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Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Crash with injuries in Otter Tail County Friday
Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Region 14C amateur baseball playoffs begin Friday
16U softball state runners-up
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
February 6, 2016
Not just fresh air, the outdoors can provide humor, too
I’ve had the good fortune of living an outdoor life. Though reined in by the rigors of family, mortgages and professions, I’ve managed to make time for plenty of adventures in wide open natural places. All of my escapades in the out-of-doors have been memorable and rewarding....
February 6, 2016 - 5:05am
December 26, 2015
‘Tis the season for a winter grouse hunt
A ruffed grouse hunter walks through woods with young aspen and pines. While stopping for a moment on the sunny day, deep silence is broken by the sound of chickadees. “In the December woods, a grouse hunter can get a break from a busy schedule and find peace in the fresh air,”...
December 26, 2015 - 5:20am
December 19, 2015
Spring turkey season changes mean more hunting opportunities
Hunters this spring will get more time to enjoy being outdoors while trying to bag a wild turkey, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
December 19, 2015 - 5:10am
November 20, 2015
Hunters bag nearly 120,000 deer through 2nd week
Minnesota firearms hunters registered 118,599 deer through the second weekend of firearms deer season, up from 104,785 from the same period in 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “Hunters are seeing more deer this year as we continue to build deer...
November 20, 2015 - 8:18pm
November 16, 2015
Hunter accidentally shot in Detroit Lakes
A hunter was seriously injured after his brother-in-law accidentally shot him in the leg on the outskirts of Detroit Lakes over the weekend, according to Detroit Lakes Police Chief Tim Eggebraaten. Donald Dorff, 57, of Moorhead was life flighted out of Detroit Lakes Saturday evening...
November 16, 2015 - 12:52pm
November 11, 2015
More than 68,000 deer taken so far
Minnesota firearms hunters registered 68,401 deer during the first three days of firearms deer season, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “Hunters are seeing more deer this year as we continue to build deer populations across much of the state,” said...
November 11, 2015 - 10:01am
Minnesota woman bags monstrous 11-point buck
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - Michele Stroud of rural Underwood, Minn., did not even blink an eye. She bagged monster buck near her home in Otter...
November 11, 2015 - 8:39am
November 7, 2015
MN deer hunting still in rebound mode
There’s reason for optimism going into Minnesota’s deer opener, and the 400,000-plus hunters who hit the field for one of the year’s biggest...
November 7, 2015 - 5:15am
MN deer hunting facts
There are nearly 500,000 firearms deer hunters in Minnesota. Minnesota firearm hunters shot 116,657 deer last year, a success rate of 25 percent. About 61 percent were antlered bucks. 70 percent of Minnesota’s firearms deer harvest typically occurs during the first three...
November 7, 2015 - 5:00am
November 6, 2015
Loving the great outdoors
Heidi Mason has hit the hunting trifecta. And since she is as handy with a rod and reel as she is with a hunting bow, we can honestly say...
November 6, 2015 - 5:40am
October 31, 2015
Hunters, others asked to report bear den locations
Hunters and other recreationists spending time outdoors this fall are asked to report the locations of occupied bear dens they encounter in and around the Chippewa National Forest, north of Grand Rapids. Bear researchers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources are starting...
October 31, 2015 - 9:21pm
September 26, 2015
Hunt for great books at Detroit Lakes Library
Yes, it’s time to get your appropriate camouflage and/or blaze orange suits ready for another season. According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, early Canada goose season began on Sept. 5. If you go down the “Hunting and Trapping Seasons” list found on...
September 26, 2015 - 12:18pm
September 19, 2015
Grouse hunting season is open
Fall color begins to show, an occasional crisp morning arrives – both are telltale signs that the hunting season opener for grouse, Minnesota’s most popular game bird, is right around the corner. “Here in Minnesota we have some of the best grouse hunting opportunities in...
September 19, 2015 - 5:10am
August 22, 2015
Deer lottery application deadline is Sept. 10
Firearms and muzzleloader hunters who want to harvest antlerless deer throughout much of Minnesota this hunting season are reminded they must purchase their license and apply for an antlerless permit by Thursday, Sept. 10, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. Antlerless...
August 22, 2015 - 5:20am
August 8, 2015
Several youth hunting opportunities offered
Youth can hunt with adult mentors during several organized youth hunting opportunities this fall. Application forms and more information can be found online or by calling the Minnesota DNR Information Center, 651-296-6157 or 888-646-6367, or Mike Kurre 651-259-5193. Youth waterfowl...
August 8, 2015 - 5:10am