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Investigators focus on foul play behind missing plane
Peterson to announce reelection plans and other news briefs from around the region
Bemidji woman arrested in 6-year-old’s hypothermia death -- 22-year-old cousin of victim faces manslaughter, neglect charges
Year away from decision on sulfate wild rice limit
Can motorists warn others of speed traps?
Lakers bust-out season could be a starting point
Nagel named Region Coach of Year
Girls Hockey Wrap-up: Lakers keep making progress
Lady Raiders’ playoff runs deep, but ends vs. Cougars
Surviving the Birkie and Seneca
In the Zone
Three local FCCLA members meet with legislators, shadow during session
Goeun Park: Find happiness wherever you can
Holly McCamant: Women have come a long way
M State cyber team wins state competition
Franken seeks poetry entries for contest
Friends & Neighbors
MN pheasants mostly escape northland’s harsh winter conditions
Brad Laabs: Eating fish is healthy, tasty and good for you
Blane Klemek: Elk are well adapted for the wilds of Minnesota
State archery tourney comes to Detroit Lakes
Fond du Lac Band mulls elk restoration
Hospice RRV hires account executive
MN gas prices jump up faster than nation
Farmers encouraged to get crop insurance
Amazon plans Prime fee hike by $20, risks consumer wrath
Computer businesses install themselves in town
Letter: I am a tired liberal American
Our Opinion: New sales tax is a smart move
Lynn Hummel: A boxful of unused commas
All voters should get involved in political process
Women’s history: by the numbers
Author to read from new book Friday in NYM
Minneapolis singer chosen on ‘Voice’
Sweet Colleens coming to Top Hat Theatre March 22
‘Magic of Dr. Seuss’ at area libraries next week
St. Patrick's Day Specials
Miss Northwest Committee looking for volunteers
Northland Real Estate Guide
Guide to Becker County 2014
November 7, 2009
November 7, 2009 - 11:23am
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
October 28, 2009
Soybean harvest delayed, while sugar beet harvest close to finish line
FARGO -- Soybeans are known as the "wonder crop" because they're put to many different uses. Now, area farmers wonder whether they'll be able...
October 28, 2009 - 9:32am
Ogema man tries different method to remove docks
Rural Ogema resident Dan Mulari and his wife, Karen, decided something different needed to be done to save Dan's back from the strains of removing docks in the fall. He seriously injured his back several years ago, and standing in cold water was just getting to be too much. So,...
business / outdoors
October 28, 2009 - 7:48am