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June 13, 2019
Sherbrooke lifts up a plant bed cover to reveal the hardy roots growing into the water beneath. The roots absorb nutrients that in the water thanks to filtered fish waste. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
'Green' gardens: Eco-friendly aquaponic farm in Lake Park uses fish - yes, fish - to grow leafy greens
June 13, 2019 - 12:03pm
June 11, 2019
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Becker County lake clouded by organism that's 'beautiful' under the microscope
June 11, 2019 - 1:05pm
June 3, 2019
Flames rise from the prescribed burn's backing fire, beginning to spread. Kaysey Price / Tribune
Just what the DNR prescribed: How controlled burns around Becker County keep the prairies in check
June 3, 2019 - 9:05am
May 28, 2019
Escaped bison on the loose in Rochester
May 28, 2019 - 8:46pm
May 11, 2019
Tamarac's proposed changes to hunting rules to be focus of May 14 open house
May 11, 2019 - 9:42pm
May 9, 2019
Peter Jacobson of Detroit Lakes bought bait Tuesday and was ready to go after some panfish. Nathan Bowe/Tribune
Get ready: Fishing opener is Saturday
May 9, 2019 - 10:54am
May 6, 2019
DNR crews working hard to have boat ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
May 6, 2019 - 3:50pm
April 9, 2019
Detroit Lakes man Joe Johnson has turned his life around after years of substance abuse. He now leads the Park Rapids-based, award-winning FATHER Project, helping struggling dads from around the area become their best selves. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)play button
'A big demon': Joe Johnson shares his story of addiction, getting clean, and the changed man he is today
April 9, 2019 - 8:20am
March 31, 2019
A Friends of Maplewood volunteer shows how the evaporator at the Sugar Shack is powered by a wood burning stove. Similar demonstrations will be given as part of this year's Maple Syrup Demonstration Day on Saturday, April 7 at Maplewood State Park. (Submitted photo)
Maplewood State Park to host maple syrup making demonstrations
March 31, 2019 - 3:40pm
March 27, 2019
The natural beauty of Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge has sparked many an artistic photograph like this one — and now, organizers of a Nature Poetry Workshop on April 7 are hoping that it will inspire some literary creativity as well. (Submitted photo)
'Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?' Tamarac Discovery Center to host Nature Poetry Workshop on April 7
March 27, 2019 - 3:31pm
March 12, 2019
Correction: DNR deer open house in Waubun is March 26
March 12, 2019 - 9:54pm
March 9, 2019
DNR invites conversation about deer at open house in Waubun: Meet local wildlife staff and learn about proposed season changes
March 9, 2019 - 10:37am
Congressman Peterson welcomes proposal to delist gray wolf
March 9, 2019 - 12:35am
March 8, 2019
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Fergus Falls museum holds exhibit on prehistoric woman's remains found in northwest Minn.
March 8, 2019 - 10:45am
January 28, 2019
A shot of the brambling at the Shroyer family home this week. (Photo courtesy of Wayne Perala)
Rare bird repeatedly spotted near Richwood
January 28, 2019 - 11:57pm