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New M State programs target business needs
Buddy Bench designed to help students advocate for themselves
Hee-haw! Donkey basketball makes for fun evening at WDC School
Wadena opens Christmas season with Nativity lighting
Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
Three Wolverines place in top four at Kaatz Memorial
Wolves overcome Wolverines 4-2
Ross, Wolverines topple Thunder 76-60
Tigers stop Blue Devils 3-0
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Diana Lynn Aker
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Betsy Nelson to discuss 'Tasting Minnesota' at second Book Ends event
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas Rum Cake
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Your letters - Dec. 1 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
August 16, 2015
State waterfowl season begins Sept. 26
Minnesota's regular waterfowl season will open a half-hour before sunrise on Saturday, Sept.
August 16, 2015 - 12:10am
August 15, 2015
Game fair: Happy retriever
August 15, 2015 - 12:10am
August 10, 2015
Whitetail population climbing after mild winter
Reports of good white-tailed fawn numbers are coming in from around Minnesota as a milder winter and a conservative approach to the 2014 hunting season are already starting to show results. Mid-summer reports from wildlife managers around the state place the overall deer population...
August 10, 2015 - 12:08am
August 8, 2015
One-deer limit to rule in most of Minnesota
The Department of Natural Resources is anticipating another conservative deer season in 2015 as managers continue to rebuild deer numbers across much of the state. Hunters harvested just under 140,000 deer in 2014. "The 2015 deer hunting regulations will be quite similar to...
August 8, 2015 - 8:15am
August 2, 2015
Goose hunting begins Aug. 8 in west-central Minnesota
Hunters can hunt Canada geese in west-central Minnesota from Saturday, Aug. 8, through Sunday, Aug. 23, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Individual hunters are allowed to shoot up to 10 Canada geese per day, but there is no limit to the number of Canada...
August 2, 2015 - 12:10am
July 11, 2015
Ruffed grouse counts similar to a year ago
Minnesota's ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were unchanged this year compared to last year, according to a survey conducted by the Department of Natural Resources. This follows a significant increase of 34 percent from 2013 to 2014, said Charlotte Roy, DNR grouse project leader....
July 11, 2015 - 12:10am
July 4, 2015
DNR spring survey shows decrease in mallard breeding counts
Minnesota's breeding mallard population counts are down from last year while other species saw increases, according to the results of the annual...
July 4, 2015 - 12:08am
March 22, 2015
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Better times seem to be on the horizon for Minnesota deer hunters after a mild winter. "I think the deer actually came through it very well,"...
March 22, 2015 - 12:10am
March 16, 2015
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
Hunters who applied for a spring wild turkey hunting license but were not selected in the recent lottery are eligible to purchase a surplus license on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 5 p.m., Monday, March 16. A total of 2,789 surplus licenses are available. People...
March 16, 2015 - 12:08am
February 3, 2015
DNR conservation officers seize 37 guns, 28 sets of antlers
Charges have been filed against a number of violators following a five-year deer investigation recently completed by conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. On Oct.
February 3, 2015 - 12:08am
January 2, 2015
Federal court wolf ruling - now what?
On Dec. 19, a federal judge ruled to reinstate Endangered Species Act protection for gray wolves in the Upper Midwest, essentially ending the...
January 2, 2015 - 9:45am
December 9, 2014
Spring wild turkey hunters can apply for permits through Jan. 9
People can apply for early season spring wild turkey hunting permits now through Friday, Jan. 9, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The spring season, which runs from April 15 to May 28, is divided into eight time periods. Only people age 18 and older who...
December 9, 2014 - 12:00am
December 4, 2014
Hunters, anglers eligible for discounted Wild tickets
Minnesota hunting or fishing license holders can order discounted tickets to Minnesota Wild hockey games. The promotion includes home games on Wednesday, Dec. 3, against the Montreal Canadiens; Tuesday, Dec. 9, against the New York Islanders; Tuesday, Jan. 6, against the San...
December 4, 2014 - 12:20pm
December 2, 2014
Jan Pexsa dropped a 207-pound, eight-point buck on his birthday Nov. 9 while deer hunting southwest of Wadena.
December 2, 2014 - 12:00am
November 26, 2014
Hunters register 111,000 deer through third weekend
Minnesota hunters registered 111,000 deer through the third and last weekend of firearms deer season, down 31,000 from the same period in 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. So far this year during special hunts and the archery, early antlerless and...
November 26, 2014 - 12:31pm