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July 7, 2018
Detroit Lakes Newspapers columnist Lynn Hummel recently published his fourth book, "The Last Word," a collection of some of his favorite columns from the past 40 years.
Lynn Hummel column: Better than deer and loons
July 7, 2018 - 9:29am
May 21, 2017
Minnesota DNR nongame wildlife specialist Carrol Henderson was the opening night speaker at the 20th Annual Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds on Thursday. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds' exposure to toxic oil
May 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 16, 2017
 This loon carrying babies was spotted on Wilson Lake in northeast Minnesota. The babies were apparently less than three weeks old, as they still spent a lot of time riding on the back of one of the adults. Photo by Pete Markham.
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
May 16, 2017 - 9:00am
June 4, 2016
Volunteers needed for loon survey
June 4, 2016 - 5:00am
June 21, 2015
Lead fishing tackle ingested by fish is killing loons and other birds
June 21, 2015 - 5:40am
March 19, 2015
Vergas Loons Baseball back on the field
March 19, 2015 - 10:33am
July 2, 2009
A mother loon took her two babies for a swimming lesson on Big Floyd Lake recently.
Swimming 101 on Floyd Lake
July 2, 2009 - 1:23pm
July 6, 2008
Loon: State bird extraordinaire
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 5, 2008
Lake Learning column: Summer will arrive eventually; the loons are back
May 5, 2008 - 12:00am