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June Jubilee events are set
Wadena has opportunity to widen bicycle trail
Courts - May 28 edition
Class of 2015: WDC graduates earn diplomas
Volunteers proudly decorate cemetery with flags
Wolverines bow to Panthers, Raiders
Lakers bump Wolverines in Section 6AA play
Kern challenges for conference honors at Cragun's
Rondestvedt, Ross lead Wolverines at Detroit Lakes
Six Wolverines claim sub-section championships
Lawrence Joseph "LJ" Oberg, III
Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Visits
M State ranks in top 10 for investment
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic opens on Highway 10
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador visits
England Prairie grounds a step back in time
Summer outdoor concerts offered in Menahga
Beautiful Wadena: Part 2
Entertainment briefs - May 21 edition
They're back, pitches!
Birth announcements - May 21 edition
Broccoli Stuffed Shells
Purity's perception: Seeing God
Area students graduate from UW-Milwaukee
Your letters - May 21 edition
Memorial Day time to honor troopers killed in WWII
VA eliminates net worth as health care eligibility factor
Your letters - May 14 edition
Can you transport a shotgun over state lines?
Water levels low: Boaters beware for fishing opener
Otter Tail County lakes should be active this weekend
May 15, 2015
DNR lifts burning restrictions because of rain
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources lifted burning restrictions Thursday in numerous Minnesota counties due to decreased fire danger because of precipitation and green-up. This means burning permits will be available for burning of vegetative materials. Although the...
May 15, 2015 - 11:23am
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