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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Sheena Marie Butcher
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
November 27, 2009
Itasca State Park hosts winter programs
Itasca State Park winter programs for December include Dec. 15, from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. -- Circle Time Under the Pines: O is for Owls. Children 2-5 years old come explore and have fun, learning about owls. Dec. 19, from 10 a.m. to noon -- Holiday in the Northwoods. Discover...
November 27, 2009 - 2:43pm
Refuge to host open house Dec. 6
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge's holiday open house is Sunday, Dec. 6, from noon to 4 p.m. A Winter Gathering at Tamarac -- "Biboon Maawanji'iding" -- includes special guests Ojibwe artists Dan Neisen and Wendy Roy. There will also be sample foods from nature and children's...
November 27, 2009 - 1:33pm
October 9, 2009
Fall colors: See 'em while they last
They may be late in coming, but the colors are starting to appear in trees and underbrush around the area. Some of the best color in the area...
October 9, 2009 - 3:37pm
September 16, 2009
Lend a hand at Tamarac
Celebrate National Public Lands Day Saturday, Sept. 26, at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. Help protect the pine trees. Volunteers of all ages are welcome to help re-stake and install tree tubes that will protect pine trees from deer browse. This area was once logged and with...
September 16, 2009 - 10:42am
September 15, 2009
State forests may disappear due to climate change according to University of Minnesota research paper
DULUTH -- Substantial areas of what is now Northland forest may someday change to savanna or grassland, according to University of Minnesota...
September 15, 2009 - 8:45am
September 4, 2009
State parks now offer virtual tours
For anyone wondering what there is to see or do at Minnesota state parks once you get there, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is adding virtual tours to its Web site. Virtual tours of Itasca, Jay Cooke, Minneopa and Soudan Underground Mine state parks were created this...
September 4, 2009 - 4:43pm
August 20, 2009
Tamarac Fall Festival
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge will host its annual Fall Festival on Saturday, September 26. The entire family is invited to attend the day's...
August 20, 2009 - 11:42am
Maplewood Leaf Days
As autumn paints Maplewood State Park with brightly hued leaves, visitors are invited to come breathe in the crisp air and appreciate the scenery...
August 20, 2009 - 11:40am
June 29, 2009
Conservationists say tax equals green Minnesota
June 29, 2009 - 3:57pm
June 25, 2009
Park Rapids purple martin colony site of annual festival for birds
PARK RAPIDS - Don and Monika Wilkins will showcase their martin colony on Long Lake in Park Rapids at the seventh annual Minnesota MartinFest. The...
June 25, 2009 - 8:18am
June 24, 2009
InPulse to host vocal camp next week in Detroit Lakes
Thursday, June 25 Refuge tour Tamarac Wildlife Refuge offers a Refuge tour from 10 a.m. to noon (every Thursday through August). Join a refuge guide for an informative and fun adventure on the refuge. Search for wildlife and learn about the cultural and natural history of Tamarac. Live...
June 24, 2009 - 7:29am
June 20, 2009
Do you care about the lakes? Water Plan update subject of June 23 Otter Tail meeting
A public hearing will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 23 in the Commissioner's Room at the Otter Tail County Government Services Center 500 Fir Ave. W., Fergus Falls for the purpose of hearing comments on the update of the Otter Tail County Local Water Management Plan. The...
June 20, 2009 - 12:03am
June 16, 2009
Historic Cormorant cabin moved to Rollag
A piece of history was moved June 9. One that will be restored and on display for all to tour. Don and Laurine Kounovsky moved their log cabin...
June 16, 2009 - 9:42am
June 4, 2009
Minnesota trees found infested with emerald ash borer
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) reported Monday that a multi-agency survey found 59 trees infested with emerald ash borer in and around the St. Anthony Park neighborhood where the pest was first discovered in May. All 59 trees are within a half mile of the first infestation...
June 4, 2009 - 9:02am
May 29, 2009
Tamarac Wildlife Refuge
Early summer is a wonderful time to quietly observe the young of spring. Look for deer fawns hiding behind their mothers, bear cubs exploring...
May 29, 2009 - 3:46pm