Weather Forecast



December 17, 2016
Lakes are making ice fast, but no trucks for another week
December 17, 2016 - 6:00am
November 19, 2016
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
November 19, 2016 - 7:06am
October 1, 2016
Small lakes have 'turned,' big lakes still cooling down
October 1, 2016 - 10:04am
September 23, 2016
Zebra mussels found in two more popular western Minnesota lakes
September 23, 2016 - 8:29am
July 26, 2016
Zebra mussels have been found in East Spirit Lake. FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Zebra mussels found in lakes near Vergas, Alexandria
July 26, 2016 - 10:10am
July 1, 2016
Minnesota DNR
Big weekend for the lakes: DNR asks boater to make sure boats and equipment are clean going in and out.
DNR asks boaters to preserve lakes
July 1, 2016 - 2:21pm
Be patient, helpful to rookie boaters
July 1, 2016 - 2:18pm
January 2, 2016
Thin ice creating safety issues for ice fishermen in the region
January 2, 2016 - 5:50am
December 23, 2015
While most of Detroit Lake is iced over, open water remains for most of the year at the Pelican River outlet near the bowling alley. Two snowmobilers went through the thin ice near here last Friday. According to Becker County Deputy Sheriff, nobody was hurt, they were just “really cold.” DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Ice conditions not ideal yet
December 23, 2015 - 10:26am
December 19, 2015
Making good ice, but be aware out there
December 19, 2015 - 5:15am
November 6, 2015
People for and against additional stocking of muskies into lakes in Otter Tail County spoke as part of an overflow crowd Thursday evening, Oct. 29, during a town hall meeting in the Otter Tail Power Community Rooms in Fergus Falls. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Tom Hintgen
Muskie discussion draws crowd
November 6, 2015 - 5:45am
November 5, 2015
Perham council against stocking muskie in local lakes
November 5, 2015 - 5:55am
August 16, 2015
John Postovit demonstrates how the zebra mussel detection device works. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
Simple device detects zebra mussel infestation at an early stage
August 16, 2015 - 5:45am
July 30, 2015
Dayton may call special session if Mille Lacs lake walleye season closes
July 30, 2015 - 8:57am
July 18, 2015
Several lakes, Red River added to ‘infested’ list
July 18, 2015 - 5:20am