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Big load travels through Wadena
Wadena County Board approves sergeant/investigator position
WDC grad rate surpasses statewide average
UPDATED: Alexandria man dies after ice rescue on Lake Andrew; 2-year-old hospitalized
Royalty: Fair Oaks King and Queen
Craig's double-double sparks Wolverines' 68-59 win
Card bows to Garcia in state championship match
Wolverines face playoff rematch with Hawley Thursday
Pirates to start run for Section 5A title Thursday
Balanced scoring carries Cardinals past Pirates
Marilyn Lois Peltoniemi
Percy D. Anderson
United Country Aasness Auctioneers again receive top honors
M State showcases Wadena trade and technology programs
Reuter Dental gives kids free dental care as part of statewide initiative
Keith Leiran receives AFLIC honors from American Family Insurance
The top of its class
All about Abe
"Snow Time To Read" ends March 31
Fire protection in the early days
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 26 edition
A step back in time...
Birth announcements - Feb. 26 edition
Schwartz named to Mankato State Fall Dean's List
Students named to Fall Dean's List at the U of M, Crookston
Local students selected to University of Minnesota Twin Cities Dean's List
How to handle hurtful people - Part one
Do your part to stop pest invasions
Your letters - Feb. 26 edition
Can you enter Canada with a DUI?
Time to fight back on privacy
Your letters - Feb. 19 edition
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.
outdoors / hunting
February 3, 2015 - 12:08am
December 17, 2014
DNR awards $5.7 million in habitat grants to conservation groups
The Department of Natural Resources has awarded 46 conservation grants to various organizations and entities for restoring, enhancing and protecting habitat in Minnesota. This latest round of habitat funding comes from the agency's Conservation Partners Legacy (CPL) grant program,...
outdoors / environment
December 17, 2014 - 12:00am
November 22, 2014
Don't be dead wrong: Ice is not safe right now
Ice is forming on some lakes, rivers and ponds around Minnesota, but DNR conservation officers warn it is too early to venture out. "The thin layers of ice forming on some Minnesota waters right now are not safe," said Maj. Greg Salo, operations manager, DNR Enforcement Divisi...
November 22, 2014 - 12:00am
August 7, 2014
DNR eyes purchase of Wadena County forest land
In northern Wadena County, the potatoes meet the pines. Looking to curb the conversion from forest to irrigated agriculture, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is asking for $4,260,000 to acquire up to 2,000 acres of at-risk land around the nearly 34,000 acre Huntersville...
news / region
August 7, 2014 - 11:41am
April 11, 2014
Burning restrictions to take effect Monday in central Minnesota
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will place burning restrictions over the central part of the state beginning April 14 because fire danger is expected to rapidly increase as winds pick up and snow continues to melt. These counties will be included in the...
news / region
April 11, 2014 - 8:11am
DNR appoints Erik Thorson as Park Rapids area wildlife supervisor
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced the appointment of Erik Thorson as Park Rapids area wildlife supervisor. Thorson had been serving as the Park Rapids acting area wildlife supervisor for several months. Thorson began his career with the DNR in 2001 as a private...
outdoors / hunting
April 11, 2014 - 7:59am
July 29, 2013
Walk-in hunting sites added in Becker, Douglas, Otter Tail
Hunters heading to western and south-central Minnesota will have access to an additional 6,083 acres of hunting land this fall as the Walk-In Access program grows to more than 20,000 acres and the number of counties increases from 19 to 28. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
July 29, 2013 - 9:38am
January 21, 2013
Helicopters to count deer in many areas of Minnesota
Pending suitable snow cover, low-flying helicopters will be conducting whitetail deer population surveys from January through March in northwestern, central and southeastern Minnesota. "Good wildlife management decisions are based on good science," said Lou Cornicelli, wildlife research...
January 21, 2013 - 10:46am