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June 19, 2017
Tree removal along Highway 113 begins today
June 19, 2017 - 12:31pm
May 26, 2017
The Downtown Alive beautification committee includes (from left) James Vogt, Brittany Nordick, Patty LaBarre, Richard Corbett, Alyssa Cariveau, Trent Mursu, Brad Green and Chris Bergen. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
In living color: Downtown Alive project brightens up DL's shopping district
May 26, 2017 - 9:00am
February 6, 2017
Becker County Natural Resources Supervisor Dan McLaughlin. (Photo by Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Balancing recreation and logging: Dan McLaughlin runs the Becker County Natural Resources office
February 6, 2017 - 2:37pm
Many trees in the city park near the Pavillion are being cut down for safety reasons. Photo by Mattie Hjelseth
Yelling timber; Warm fall gives public works chance to remove hazardous trees from city park
November 6, 2016 - 6:19am
July 30, 2016
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
July 30, 2016 - 5:00am
July 23, 2016
Becker County has seen more than its share of trees and branches downed by powerful thunderstorms over the past few weeks. Storm events have been getting more powerful as the climate warms in Minnesota. SUBMITTED PHOTO
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
July 23, 2016 - 5:25am
November 7, 2015
Help yard trees survive this winter
November 7, 2015 - 5:05am
June 6, 2015
Silver maples showing signs of stress
June 6, 2015 - 5:00am
March 28, 2015
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
March 28, 2015 - 5:10am
August 24, 2013
The city of Park Rapids is asking residents to help water trees due to the overwhelmingly dry conditions. SARAH SMITH/FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Park Rapids asking residents to water trees
August 24, 2013 - 7:00am
June 12, 2013
An aerieal view show the dramatic impact of the Green Valley Fire that swept across more than 7,000 acres in May. The cause of the fire continues to be under investigation. JEAN RUZICKA/FORUM NEWS SERVICE
DNR urges patience before tree cutting after massive fire
June 12, 2013 - 11:12am
June 14, 2011
The berm off Highway 34 shows only part of the tree damage suffered by the Park Rapids DNR Forestry office. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
DNR Forestry in Park Rapids loses 600 trees in Memorial Day tornado
June 14, 2011 - 8:38am
January 31, 2009
Prune fruit trees now for higher quality later
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Festival of Trees winners named
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Frazee Festival of Trees kicks off Nov. 28
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am