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Cattle complex: NDSU is home to one of the best beef cattle research facilities in the nation
DL docs return from Nepal
Hiking the North Country Trail in Itasca
Some teens not worried about college
Waubun busy with a $7 million water project
Angels down Bulldogs in home opener
DL JV baseball finishes season 11-7
Frazee remains alive in Section 8AA softball playoffs
Fondrick and Howard advance to section tennis meet
DL ends baseball regular season with win at TRF
Museum finds photos used in murder trial, lots of misinformation
Turning back the pages
Congratulations Lake Park-Audubon Class of 2015
Emerson Charles Burlingame
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
New early childcare center opens in DL
Minnesota adds 7,400 jobs, jobless rate drops
Zurn named Farmers Feed the World rep
B&G Club Thrift Store gives away furniture
March of Dimes gives Essentia DL honors
Street Faire at the Lakes still on
MN State Fair concert tickets now on sale
Library summer kickoff set May 28
Chappelle coming to Fargo June 23
Cormorant Art Show set July 11-12
Follow the rules and stop AIS
It’s time to reform crop insurance
MN lawmakers hit deadline with too much undone
Letter: DL City Council should be designated AIS
Letter: DL schools need to follow grading policy
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Cool weather, water slow the bite down
Bats are incredible creatures to enjoy during twilight travels
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Busy opener brought lots of anglers to area lakes
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 21, 2013
It’s official: Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Lida
It’s now official: according to a news release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, the presence of zebra mussels in North Lida Lake has been confirmed. Late last week, DNR crews searched the lake near Pelican Rapids and discovered two zebra mussels about a half-mile...
July 21, 2013 - 3:30pm
July 18, 2013
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Lida near Pelican Rapids
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lake Lida, a popular Otter Tail County lake near here, according to a news release issued Wednesday by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. DNR crews found two zebra mussels late last week, the release stated....
outdoors / DNR
July 18, 2013 - 9:26am
July 7, 2013
Educating about invasive species while inspecting
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Josh Martindale uses his hands to feel underneath a boat’s hull and trailer, carefully using his fingers to search for evidence of invasive species. “I’ve gotten mostly positive feedback when I finish my inspections,” said Martindale, an intern with the...
outdoors / DNR
July 7, 2013 - 7:09pm
June 12, 2013
DNR dog sniffs out AIS mussels
In order to get a black lab interested in finding zebra mussels, start with venison. “It’s easy to teach ‘the game’ of sniffing it out, because dogs love venison,” said Larry Hanson, one of three Minnesota DNR officers with dogs trained to sniff out zebra mussels. He’ll...
June 12, 2013 - 11:38am
June 5, 2013
Volunteer coordinator may be needed to combat aquatic invasive species
BEMIDJI — The creeping threat of aquatic invasive species, not yet seen in Beltrami County lakes, rivers and ponds, may result in the hiring of a coordinator to help consolidate efforts to combat the invaders. It would be a proactive step for a county that is surrounded by others...
outdoors / DNR
June 5, 2013 - 9:22am
May 31, 2013
Zebra mussels found in Itasca County lakes
DULUTH, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday confirmed that zebra mussels have been found in Sand Lake in Itasca County. DNR aquatic invasive species experts confirmed the finding of a citizen who discovered adult zebra mussels attached to a dock removed...
outdoors / DNR
May 31, 2013 - 9:07am
February 6, 2013
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish
DULUTH -- Zebra mussels have been moved into yet another popular lake, this time Lake Winnibigoshish in north-central Minnesota, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed Thursday. Zebra mussels and their larger cousins, quagga mussels, feed by filtering tiny organisms...
news / outdoors
February 6, 2013 - 10:54am
October 24, 2012
Rose Lake out of luck
Despite their best efforts, officials with the Department of Natural Resources were unable to eradicate zebra mussels from Rose Lake this summer as they had hoped. "We knew that these treatments were something that has never been tried before, so we were cautiously optimistic on...
October 24, 2012 - 12:48pm
Kickback from Pelican
PELICAN LAKE, Minn.
October 24, 2012 - 12:47pm
September 27, 2012
Conservation officers come across a cart full of trouble
Aquatic invasive species are normally confined to waterways, so conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources were surprised when they recently discovered a full-blown infestation in a parking lot. Conservation Officer candidate Jen Mueller and CO field...
September 27, 2012 - 3:46pm
January 21, 2012
New law: Those hired to remove docks, lifts must have state permit
Another tactic to stop the spread of zebra mussels will take place throughout the state this winter - training sessions for those who are hired...
outdoors / news
January 21, 2012 - 9:17am
July 30, 2011
Zequanox: Is it safe to use in Alexandria area lakes to combat zebra mussels?
Zequanox kills zebra and quagga mussels, according to experts in the field. But are the current studies sufficient to determine whether it is safe for humans recreating in and around Alexandria area lakes? Dr. Daniel Molloy, retired scientist from the New York Museum Cambridge Research...
outdoors / news
July 30, 2011 - 12:02pm