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Winter load increases end in north-central frost zone
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Two local students graduate from UM-Morris
Smith named to dean's list at University of Nebraska
Detroit Lakes students on dean's list at Mankato
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Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
She's ready...: New Holiday gas station opens to ‘pumped’ community
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
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LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
Albert M. Finch
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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
Itasca State Park
February 16, 2017
Old-time logging at Itasca: Pioneer Farmers group shows what real hard work was all about
The good old days were a lot of work. On Saturday, visitors at Itasca State Park got a look at how timber was harvested the old-fashioned way...
February 16, 2017 - 10:30am
December 9, 2016
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
On the last weekend of November I spent a couple of days roaming beneath towering old-growth white pines and red pines at remote locations in Itasca State Park. One locale was near the headwaters of LaSalle Creek, a gently flowing creek that begins its relatively short length from...
December 9, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 23, 2016
Happy 125th Itasca State Park
After visiting the headwaters of the Mississippi River, taking a walk through the pines along Maadaadizi Trail and meeting “Lars the Logger,”...
April 23, 2016 - 5:35am
April 9, 2016
DNR commissioner highlights Itasca needs in bonding request
Overdue sewer work to the historic Douglas Lodge, restoring a dormitory-style lodging facility and cleaning up erosion issues at the Mississippi...
April 9, 2016 - 5:00am
June 1, 2015
MnDOT nears completion on Mississippi River Trail signs
The Minnesota Department of Transportation expects a three-year project installing signs to mark the 800-mile Mississippi River Trail in Minnesota...
June 1, 2015 - 8:00pm
May 29, 2015
National Trails Day hike set June 6 at Itasca State Park
June 6 is American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day, the country’s largest celebration of trails and their use. Established to highlight the importance of the national trails system and to encourage increased trail use and volunteer stewardship, it will be celebrated locally...
May 29, 2015 - 5:40am
May 9, 2015
DNR proposes bike trail changes at Itasca
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Parks and Trails Division seeks public comments on a draft management plan amendment for Itasca State Park. The DNR is proposing to pave two segments of snowmobile trail for summer bicycling and walking, which would improve safety and...
May 9, 2015 - 5:00am
December 7, 2014
Itasca to host winter bird count
This holiday season, take part in the annual winter bird count at Itasca State Park on Sunday, Dec. 14. This year marks the park’s 20th year of participation in the nation-wide Audubon Christmas Bird Count. Explore Itasca’s count area in search of our winter bird residents....
December 7, 2014 - 8:00am
October 2, 2014
Hiking fest to be held at Itasca State Park Oct. 4
The North Country Trail Association’s Laurentian Lakes and Itasca Moraine Chapters and Itasca State Park will host the 8th Annual North Country Hiking Fest at Itasca State Park on Saturday, Oct. 4. “With the cooler temperatures and brilliant fall colors, this certainly is a...
October 2, 2014 - 2:00pm
September 17, 2014
Re-opening celebration of Itasca State Park bike trail is Thursday
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Parks and Trails Division will celebrate the completed Itasca State Park bike trail on Thursday at 1 p.m. at the North Picnic Area. The ceremony will include a ribbon-cutting event with remarks from Mike Carroll, DNR assistant commissioner;...
September 17, 2014 - 11:30am
July 2, 2014
At Itasca State Park, Klobuchar highlights invasive species fight
ITASCA STATE PARK, Minn. -- Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., visited the Mississippi Headwaters at Itasca State Park on Tuesday to highlight the...
July 2, 2014 - 8:04am
March 25, 2014
Itasca to host ‘Our Mississippi’ Educators Workshop
Formal and non-formal educators are invited to attend a workshop to learn about the Mississippi River’s natural and cultural resources on Saturday, March 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The workshop will take place in the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center located in Itasca State...
March 25, 2014 - 4:28pm
October 6, 2013
Itasca bike trail closed for reconstruction
The six-mile paved bicycle trail that goes from Douglas Lodge to the Mississippi headwaters area at Itasca State Park in Park Rapids is about to undergo major reconstruction, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). All of the existing asphalt will be removed...
October 6, 2013 - 9:30am