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Park Rapids mother fighting to have military son’s death reclassified
Five people vie for Bemidji city manager; interviews March 3
Seeds to bees to table: How local agriculture has changed
White Earth job fair to be held March 5
Writers conference set for summer in Bemidji
Huwe makes return trip to state semifinals
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Bellefeuille scores 1,000th point in final game
Frazee places fourth at Class A state wrestling tournament
Lakers sweep season series from Spuds
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
Letter: Minimum wage increase isn’t the way out of poverty
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 13, 2009
A profile on the wiley brush wolf -- the coyote
The coyote is also known as the brush wolf. The Aztecs attributed supernatural powers to the coyote. So did many northern Indians, who knew this small American wolf by another name. Sportsmen don't relish coyote meat but some Indians do. No other carnivore has doubled or tripled his...
November 13, 2009 - 1:56pm
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November 6, 2009
Late harvest resources available from Extension
Soybean moisture levels of 16 to 20 percent or more at harvest have been reported throughout the state as this challenging harvest season continues, according to Lizabeth Stahl, crops educator with University of Minnesota Extension. At these moisture levels, mold becomes a storage...
November 6, 2009 - 1:22pm
Nominees sought for deer hunter ethics award
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA) and Turn In Poachers (TIP) are asking hunters to share stories of exemplary hunting behavior by nominating hunters for the 17th Annual Minnesota Deer Hunter Ethics Award. The award will honor...
November 6, 2009 - 8:46am
Take this time to get ready for ice fishing
I will be a little short on the report side of this week "fishing lines" as other commitments kept me off the water for a stretch of days. I just went a full week without being on the water and that is the longest stretch for me since May. It is amazing how life interferes with life...
Brad Laabs / outdoors
November 6, 2009 - 8:45am
November 4, 2009
Local DNR wildlife manager sticks with hunting dogs
A cowbell clangs wildly as the dog frantically scours the woods for game. Then suddenly, the woods fall silent. His sensitive snout is onto something. The English setter, named Lars, stands perfectly still, nose pointed at the bird a few feet in front of him on the ground. In a...
November 4, 2009 - 4:25pm
Franken announces USDA rural grants
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced that the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded 59 Minnesota farmers and small businesses grants totaling $2,868,225. The Rural Development funds will be used to assist rural small businesses in developing renewable energy systems. ...
business briefs / business
November 4, 2009 - 7:41am
November 3, 2009
Harvest continues to be slowed by rain, snow
GRAND FORKS -- Farmers made little if any progress in harvesting crops the past week in eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota as rainy, muddy and cold conditions continued to foil field operations. Water can be seen standing in farm fields in the southern end of the Red River...
November 3, 2009 - 1:09pm
October 30, 2009
Firearms deer season starts Nov. 7
Hunters will have to get used to taking less deer in the area with the start of the firearm season on Saturday (Nov. 7.) It's a weeklong dash...
news / outdoors
October 30, 2009 - 2:51pm
Unusual deer stand? We want to hear about it
Do you have an interesting, unusual or unique deer stand? If so, we want to hear from you. If you have that anything-other-than-the-usual deer stand, or know someone who does, please contact Record outdoors editor Brian Basham at 218-847-3151 or send an email to bbasham@dln...
October 30, 2009 - 11:26am
Deadline for outdoor grant applications is Nov. 3
Organizations interested in applying for a grant to finance a fish or wildlife habitat project are reminded by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that the application deadline is Tuesday, Nov. 3. A total of $3,740,000 has been committed to the new Conservation Partners...
October 30, 2009 - 11:26am
Downsize when cold fronts move in
Last week we talked about late fall season adjustments that included focusing mostly on jigging or rigging. One obvious adjustment we have to be aware of is the frequency of cold front conditions as the weather transitions toward our winter period. We can get a cold front on top of...
Brad Laabs / outdoors
October 30, 2009 - 11:24am
Minnesota firearms deer season is upon us
The whitetail deer is a trophy indeed! And many Minnesota hunters will again try to outsmart this animal and take him on his own terms. All of this begins next Saturday morning, Nov. 7 and runs for nine days. It's the 2009 Minnesota firearms deer season. We will pursue this crafty...
October 30, 2009 - 11:22am
MDA livestock investment grant application deadline is Nov. 30
Minnesota livestock producers have until November 30 to apply for a Livestock Investment Grant through the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA). Qualifying producers would be reimbursed ten percent of the first $500,000 of investment toward improving or expanding their livestock...
October 30, 2009 - 10:56am