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UPDATED: Three-car accident on Highway 34 injures four
Man sentenced to 20 years for attempted murder
Camp dedicated to military kids
Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Tuesday night's girls playoff game postponed
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Local students on St. Thomas dean’s list
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Chamblee on SE Technical president’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
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
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
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
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?
October 2, 2013
Tamarac closed, but bigger issues on horizon
White Earth Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor didn’t get much sleep Monday night, as she anxiously watched national news reports on television and waited for word on whether Congress would manage to stave off a threatened shutdown of federal services. “We haven’t had a (federal)...
news / government
October 2, 2013 - 2:00pm
September 18, 2013
A Toast to Tamarac: Fundraiser set Sept. 27 at Richwood Winery
Benefit a great cause while treating yourself to an afternoon at Richwood Winery. The third annual Toast to Tamarac blends entertainment and philanthropy on Friday, Sept. 27. The event runs from 4 to 8 p.m., and is hosted by the Friends of Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. Nancy...
September 18, 2013 - 11:51am
August 21, 2013
Tamarac photo contest deadline nearing
It’s that time of year for Tamarac Wildlife Refuge fans and friends to start sorting through their photos or to venture out to take those last images of the season. Late summer is a great time to enjoy the refuge whether it be hiking, fishing, kayaking or wildlife watching....
August 21, 2013 - 11:23am
May 25, 2013
Two celebrations in 1 at Tamarac
It’s a celebration so big, it couldn’t all be contained in one day. The Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge is getting ready to observe not only its 75th anniversary, but also the grand opening of a new 21-mile segment of the North Country National Scenic Trail that runs through...
May 25, 2013 - 3:00pm
May 19, 2013
Tamarac site of $500,000, geothermal learning center
For many families in the lakes area, the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge has provided generation after generation with opportunities to explore the outdoors — hiking, biking, kayaking, bird watching, or just communing with nature. The Friends of Tamarac is a nonprofit volunteer...
May 19, 2013 - 2:00pm
September 2, 2011
Tamarac Wildlife Refuge photo contest deadline is Sept. 16
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is a wonderful place to capture images of nature. Pam Lehmann, a past Tamarac photo contest award winner...
September 2, 2011 - 5:04pm
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...
news / outdoors
September 16, 2009 - 10:42am
June 17, 2009
Come discover Tamarac Refuge's history
Take a journey into Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge's past. A discovering Tamarac history tour is from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 20. Among the forests, marshes, and lakes of Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge is a fascinating history of settlers, loggers, hunters, government...
June 17, 2009 - 12:41pm
May 29, 2009
Tamarac Refuge volunteers needed
Are you interested in the great outdoors and want to make a difference? Why not consider volunteering at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. Volunteer orientation is Thursday, June 4, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., which includes an afternoon tour. Lunch will be provided. For more information...
May 29, 2009 - 3:59pm
April 8, 2009
Help track Tamarac's water
Are you interested in the great outdoors and want to make a difference? Volunteers are needed for Tamarac's water quality monitoring program. Both lake and stream testing will be conducted. Volunteers will work in pairs and must commit to two weekdays per month (alternating weeks)...
April 8, 2009 - 11:29am
December 10, 2008
Tamarac auto route closes for season
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge's Blackbird auto tour route and other access gates will close for the season on Dec. 15. The visitor center is open year round Monday through Friday, however, it will be closed Dec. 25- Jan 2 for the holidays. Cross-country ski trails will open...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
Tamarac Refuge offers history tours
In recognition of Minnesota's sesquicentennial, the refuge will present three Discovering Tamarac History tours during the month of July. These tours will highlight sites related to the logging era, pioneer settlement, the Civilian Conservation Corps, and the early development...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am