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Food insecurity combated by area schools and Summer Eats Minnesota
Five people hurt in alcohol-related crash near Dunvilla
Minnesota cat survives 45-minute ordeal in washing machine
Suspect captured in Maple Grove Township shooting death
A 'chilling' effect: DLCCC's new HVAC system is slated to bring guaranteed energy savings
Post 15 pitching shines at KLN Classic
Mallow top 10 at Junior PGA championship
PHOTO GALLERY: Vikings' Adam Thielen Conducts Youth Football Camp
All-City Golf starts June 27
BOLD blanks New York Mills in Class A title game
Academic achievements of lakes area students
Area students continue to excel academically
Richwood Lutheran honors Erickson for 45 years as church organist
Area students graduate from MN colleges
It's graduation time at area colleges
friends & neighbors
Famous agriculture name is back
Norseman Motors recognizes 2018 Mark of Excellence Award Winner
DL realtor earns GRI designation
Most Minnesota farmers achieve buffer compliance, even as resentment lingers
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Jacques Cousteau: Champion of our Oceans
A weird, yet wonderful world: Holmes summer campers to present 'James & the Giant Peach Jr.'
Tribute Kings, Mojo Filter and more: Lakes region to be filled with musical moments this week
Celebrating summer's longest day: Richwood Winery's Solstice Festival is June 22
Sunny in DL fish sculpture scavenger hunt
Bob & Irene
Dr Jordan Roberts and Dr Josh
Michelle Ann Koskiniemi
Lorena E. Teuber
Lynn Hummel: My eye is on the sparrow
Letter to the Editor: Thanks for Relay for Life fundraiser
Guest editorial: Pay now for security, or pay later
Opinion: College students feel campus climate silences free speech
Hummel column: Much more than just an old baseball glove
Celebrating 10 years of outdoor skill-building programs
Laabs column: Here's where the walleye are hiding
Blane Klemek column: June is the time for towhees and ovenbirds
Klemek Column: The colorful scarlet tanager was almost our state bird
Muskie season now underway, here's where to find them
‘She can’t be a normal child’: 10-year-old DL girl, Jada Brown, diagnosed with rare blood disease
'Green' gardens: Eco-friendly aquaponic farm in Lake Park uses fish - yes, fish - to grow leafy greens
Sitting on a small fortune: DL man goes on ‘Antiques Roadshow,' finds out his rummage sale chair is worth $25K
Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND
Riding on faith: Emily Mingo opens nonprofit, faith-based youth ranch in Vergas
Warm, wet, and a little wild: Water carnival's final weekend draws record crowds
Water Carnival cruises into final weekend: Water fights, beer brewing contest and more draw big crowds to DL
Battle in the sand: Water Carnival Tug of War draws a crowd
Ahh, good times: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival another success
The party continues...: Thousands coming out for the 82nd annual Water Carnival
June 1, 2019
Calling all pollinators: LP-A Elementary students plant 1,100 seedlings at their school
This past Wednesday, May 29, students at Lake Park-Audubon Elementary School in Audubon spent the morning digging holes and planting seedlings...
June 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 9, 2019
Becker County awarded Clean Water Fund grant: $800K will keep improvements flowing at Buffalo River Watershed
Becker County is a big beneficiary in the latest round of Minnesota’s Clean Water Fund grants, and the funds will be used for big improvements...
January 9, 2019 - 1:27pm
January 15, 2018
Becker County SWCD employees earn state, national awards
Two employees of the Becker County Soil & Water Conservation District recently received honors for outstanding performance in their respective...
January 15, 2018 - 10:00am
Filing for SWCD supervisor candidates set May 17-31
Minnesota citizens interested in influencing natural resources issues at the local level are encouraged to run for supervisor of their local Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). SWCD supervisor positions are filled through general elections which will take place on Nov. 8....
April 15, 2016 - 5:45am
April 1, 2016
Becker SWCD seeking public input in local water management planning process; meeting is April 12
Becker County residents all have a vested interest in clean water, and the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District wants to hear from you. Citizens interesting in identifying resource concerns, informing landuse decisions and establishing local goals for surface and groundwater...
April 1, 2016 - 5:45am
March 16, 2016
SWCD forums set Thursday in Callaway, April 12 in Detroit Lakes
In Becker County, protecting local water resources is about more than just aesthetics; it’s essential to the continued health and growth of the region’s tourism and agriculture-based economy. To give the public an opportunity to learn more about the resources available to them...
March 16, 2016 - 11:03am
May 18, 2014
SWCD hosts area fifth graders
The Becker Soil and Water Conservation District held its annual 5th Grade Conservation Tour at Ike Fischer’s Farm near Frazee this week. Despite chilly temps and brief showers this last Tuesday, fifth graders from Detroit Lakes, Holy Rosary, and Frazee Elementary enjoyed their...
May 18, 2014 - 9:30am
May 13, 2014
Candidates can file for SWCD supervisor, May 20-June 3
Individuals concerned about water quality and soil erosion in Becker County should consider filing by June 3 to run for the position of Supervisor of the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). “Supervisors play an important role in how our community deals with a...
May 13, 2014 - 4:00pm
March 9, 2014
Help for Becker County’s shallow lakes
In 2013, the Becker Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) secured $398,000 in Clean Water Legacy Grant funds, and pledged an additional...
March 9, 2014 - 5:00pm
January 12, 2014
SWCD now accepting tree orders for 2014
With winter just around the corner, now is the time to prepare for your spring tree and shrub planting needs. The Becker Soil and Water Conservation District’s (SWCD) 2014 Tree Order form is now available. Landowners interested in ordering trees or shrubs for next spring...
January 12, 2014 - 2:00pm
January 9, 2014
After 42 years, Lefebvre leaves Becker SWCD board
It’s been 42 years since Callaway native Don Lefebvre was first elected to serve as a supervisor with the Becker County Soil & Water Conservation...
January 9, 2014 - 8:00am
December 23, 2013
New Becker County SWCD leader sees change
In his work with the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), Peter Mead spent a lot of time traveling across the state, working on various...
December 23, 2013 - 2:40pm
May 14, 2013
Hendrickson, Grant leave SWCD
Though they are both graduates of Audubon High School, Dean Hendrickson and Brad Grant were not classmates. “I graduated in 1967,” Grant...
May 14, 2013 - 6:00am
January 9, 2009
Schouvillers honored by state SWCD
Soil and Water Conservation District board members and staff from across the state learned about wetland issues, water quality trading, working...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
Three positions open for Becker County SWCD supervisor; filing period starts July 1
Individuals concerned about water quality and soil erosion in Becker County should consider filing by July 15 to run for the position of supervisor for the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). "SWCD supervisors play an important role in how Becker County deals with...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am