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July 11, 2019
Elvin Anderson, 93, and his brother Clifford, 96, sit at a table with the ancient, iron-rich rock Elvin's son recently found in a field on their Becker County farm. (Andrew Nelson / WDAY)
Lake Park brothers make peculiar geological find on farm
July 11, 2019 - 11:40am
Mrs. Clucker Nutter, one of the chickens belonging to Erin Mayer, is seen in the backyard of Mayer's Fargo, N.D., in this 2015 file photo. While Fargo and several cities in Minnesota allow chickens to be kept in city limits, Detroit Lakes is not one of them. DL resident Nina Kleinschmidt aims to change that with a petition she is circulating. (Rick Abbott / Forum News Service)
Time for backyard chickens in Detroit Lakes?
July 11, 2019 - 7:30am
June 21, 2019
As resorts, campgrounds continue to disappear, Minnesota tourism industry could take a hit
June 21, 2019 - 2:31pm
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