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Minnesota legislators take historic stride in veteran care
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Johnson punches return trip to state XC
DL volleyball opens playoffs with 3-1 home victory
Bemidji slips by Laker swimmers in final dual
8AA FOOTBALL: Nuggets knock Hornets out of opening round
Sled hockey exhibition raises nearly $800 for Hope, Inc.
Schrupps celebrate 60th anniversary
Christian judgemental impression
Stargazing: See the animals of the northern sky
Livingood 90th birthday open house set
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Tackling the grocery bill
Trick or treat? Scary cost of Halloween no fun for mom and dad
Minnesota gas prices still falling but higher than last year
Lakes Crisis & Resource Center Receives $10,000 match from BTD for Give to the Max Day
Nereson's hires new service consultant
'Redneck Crazy' singer comes to Shooting Star Nov. 4
In the shadow: Bobby Vee and The Shadows adored by local, national fans alike
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Mixed Blood's 'Corazon Eterno' comes to DL Friday
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
Betty E. Krueger
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Betty E. Krueger
Robert T. "Bobby Vee" Velline
Colonize Mars? I'd rather have a Mars bar
Forget common sense, elect candidates with good sense
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
October 2, 2016
Drowning is biggest safety risk for waterfowl hunters
Hunters preparing to hit the water this fall in pursuit of ducks, geese and other wild game are reminded to include life jackets on their hunting...
October 2, 2016 - 6:00am
September 25, 2016
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
Duck hunting is expected to be good when Minnesota's regular waterfowl season opens a half-hour before sunrise on Saturday, Sept. 24. "The abundance...
September 25, 2016 - 2:49pm
August 8, 2015
Deadline to apply for youth waterfowl hunt is Monday
The deadline is Monday, Aug. 10, for youth ages 12 to 15 to apply for the chance to hunt waterfowl under the guidance of experienced mentors on Minnesota Youth Waterfowl Day, Saturday, Sept. 12. The hunts will take place in six areas: Hamden Slough National Wildlife Refuge...
August 8, 2015 - 5:05am
July 4, 2015
Mallard numbers down, other species up
Minnesota’s breeding mallard population counts are down from last year while other species saw increases, according to the results of the annual...
July 4, 2015 - 5:15am
October 18, 2014
Duck migration stalls in MN
Minnesota duck hunters are in need of a push of new birds! The early part of the season has been good overall, but now local ducks are getting stretched thin, and there have been few new arrivals from up north to take their places. This state’s duck season kicked off Sept. 27...
October 18, 2014 - 8:00am
September 27, 2014
Remember water safety during waterfowl season
With many duck hunters anxiously preparing for the Sept. 27 Minnesota opener, the Department of Natural Resources is reminding everyone to think safety on the water, especially during waterfowl season. In 2013, two people died in duck hunting related boating accidents. One fatality...
September 27, 2014 - 8:00am
November 16, 2013
Some ‘baited’ lands off limits for waterfowl
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds waterfowl hunters that some fields are considered baited and off limits to waterfowl hunting. Due to the wet and cold spring, some farmers were not able to plant a normal crop for harvest. Instead they worked with their...
November 16, 2013 - 7:00am
August 21, 2013
City deals with scourge of geese on beach
With flowering rush at least temporarily under control, the next front in the war for the mile-long Detroit Lakes City Beach is to go after the geese and ducks that sometimes flock there. “I think there are about 30 geese this year — it’s kind of a mess, but we are trying...
August 21, 2013 - 7:26am
August 4, 2013
Applications for mentored waterfowl hunt due Aug. 12
Youth who want to experience waterfowl hunting for the first time can apply to be one of 65 participants in this year’s mentored youth waterfowl hunt on Saturday, Sept. 7. Application deadline is Monday, Aug. 12. The hunts will be conducted at Hamden Slough near Detroit Lakes,...
August 4, 2013 - 3:00pm
September 26, 2008
DU, waterfowl groups help out the ducks
Both waterfowl habitat organizations, first Minnesota Waterfowls and then Ducks Unlimited, have staged their fundraising banquet dinners this month. It is heartening to see all of these enthusiasts get out to help the ducks. Their efforts in raising the funds necessary for habitat...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Birding report: Waterfowl, raptors return
This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, April 3, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218) 847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Spring has definitely arrived in northern Minnesota. Reports of migrants...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am