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DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
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
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
March 14, 2017
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Each summer since 1989, young waterfowlers from around the state have gathered at the Minnesota Waterfowl Association's Woodie Camp. Developed...
March 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
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.
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