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July 10, 2015
Lakes are safe despite recent deadly infections, officials say
July 10, 2015 - 9:59am
June 27, 2015
Walleye stocking: By the numbers
June 27, 2015 - 5:20am
June 20, 2015
A common loon floats across Big Detroit Lake earlier this spring. The DNR is looking for volunteers for Itasca, Lake and Cook Counties for the annual loon survey. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Volunteers needed for annual DNR loon survey
June 20, 2015 - 5:10am
June 13, 2015
PRWD: Flowering rush treatment is working
June 13, 2015 - 5:15am
June 12, 2015
Homes on area’s flooded lakes will likely get outlet
June 12, 2015 - 5:20am
June 5, 2015
Here’s some tips on keeping phosphorus out of the lakes
June 5, 2015 - 5:15am
June 3, 2015
More industrial chemicals found in remote Minnesota lakes
June 3, 2015 - 8:01am
With lake levels so low this spring, the DNR recommends the use of hip waders when launching your boat.
Dry spring: Lake level down a foot
May 3, 2015 - 5:50am
March 14, 2015
Clean up after yourself, get ice houses off and be careful on the ice
March 14, 2015 - 5:20am
Clean Minnesota lakes well worth the investment
February 14, 2015 - 5:50am
March 2, 2014
Curt Olson and Jerry Ross jack up Olson’s ice house on Little Detroit Lake and prepare to remove the house from the ice Thursday afternoon. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Some fish houses need to be off lakes by Monday
March 2, 2014 - 11:00am
March 27, 2013
Lake Winona, which is the discharge point for the Alexandria Lakes Area Sanitary District, has been found to have high levels of triclosan. Forum News Service
Washing your hands might be bad for fish
March 27, 2013 - 8:53am
All that snow may make it difficult to remove fish houses this year. The DNR says plan ahead.
Time to take houses off area lakes
February 27, 2013 - 12:00pm
January 26, 2013
Ronald Matthew Quiceno
Update: Double-shooting near Detroit Lakes leaves one dead, one injured, one in jail awaiting murder charge
January 26, 2013 - 5:07pm
October 10, 2012
Reuben Edwards, 9, shows off a sturgeon fingerling before releasing the fish into White Earth Lake Tuesday afternoon.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Return of an ancient fish
October 10, 2012 - 11:53am