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Human remains found near Brainerd may be man missing since 2014
Police Scanner-March 23 Edition
Carlson elected Seventh Judicial District Chief Judge
Minnkota Health Project receives $25,000 grant from Otto Bremer Trust
WDC schools on soft lockdown
Bowling Scores-March 23 Edition
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
The boundaries of Moses' Law
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Minding Our Elders: Family members may feel guilty about missing the passing
Can police make traffic stops in unmarked vehicles?
No phone call in the vehicle is worth the pain
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
November 21, 2016
State parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith has announced there will be another Free Park Friday over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Smith said entry fees at all 75 Minnesota state parks and recreation areas will be waived on Friday, Nov. 25....
November 21, 2016 - 12:10am
November 13, 2016
Hunter found dead in the woods in central Minn.
A 41-year-old man was found Monday, Nov. 7, deceased in the woods after suffering an apparent gunshot wound in central Minnesota. Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen reported deputies were called at 5:04 p.m. to a possible hunting accident on property near the intersection of Hawthorne...
November 13, 2016 - 12:08am
September 19, 2016
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
Reminder: No whole deer carcasses allowed to enter Minnesota Hunters who harvest deer outside the state are reminded that whole deer carcasses are no longer allowed to be brought into Minnesota from anywhere in North America. This new restriction that includes all members of the deer...
September 19, 2016 - 12:10am
September 18, 2016
Regional briefs - Sept. 15
Woman may face charges for falsely reporting a double kidnapping A woman is facing possible charges after apparently telling Crosby police that she and another woman were kidnapped on Sunday. Crosby officers met the woman in Crosby, where they received details of the alleged incident....
September 18, 2016 - 12:08am
September 3, 2016
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
About the same number of small game hunters took to the field in 2015 compared to the year before. By species, the number of pheasant hunters...
September 3, 2016 - 12:10am
July 17, 2016
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Minnesota's ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were up 18 percent statewide this year compared to last year, according to a survey conducted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. "Ruffed grouse populations tend to rise and fall on a 10-year cycle and counts this year...
July 17, 2016 - 8:15am
March 25, 2016
Crossbows may not be in favor yet but times are changing
The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA) recently voted against a resolution that would have opened the door for more crossbows. How the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Minnesota State Legislature would feel about allowing them to all is a bridge yet to be "crossed."...
March 25, 2016 - 12:08am
March 4, 2016
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses go on sale March 7
Hunters who applied for a spring wild turkey hunting license for time periods A or B 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 7. A total of 1,188 surplus licenses are...
March 4, 2016 - 8:15am
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 27, 2015
Disabled vets granted annual hunting privileges
Minnesota resident veterans with 100 percent service-connected permanent disability can apply for a free permanent card that allows them to receive a free small game and either-sex deer hunting license each year. "Prior to 2014, disabled veterans needed to bring their paperwork...
July 27, 2015 - 12:10am
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
January 9, 2015
Wadena boxers present second card Saturday
The second local card of the 2014-2015 boxing season will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Wadena National Guard Armory. Ten bouts are being scheduled with boxers from Minneapolis, Duluth, Willmar, St. Cloud, Leech Lake, Fargo and Brainerd joining the Wadena team. Expected...
January 9, 2015 - 12:10am
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