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Parade, fireworks to highlight 4th of July celebration
Lady's Slipper in bloom
Park Rapids School Board approves preliminary budget for fiscal year 2017-18
Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber would like your input
Headwaters hosts Drive, Chip, Putt competition
Panthers improve on the court
Clay Dusters place 12th at state
Vaudrin competes in javelin, sprints for Dragons
Pre-registration open for Firecracker 5K race
Leland E. "Lee" Hillberg
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
Saxophonist steps into Noon Hour Concert spotlight
Sounds of Spirit Lake series opens with Park Rapids Community Band
Alternative country and blues band headlines 2nd Street Stage
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Editorial: MNsure: 'We're still here'
Letter to the editor: Advice from a political junky
Commentary: Can a woman do anything a man can do?
Letter to the editor: The Enbridge numbers game
Letter to the editor: Thank you to the Greenwood Cemetery crew
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 28, 2013
DNR: Leave aquatic vegetation alone unless you get a permit
State officials are trying to protect the health of several lakes by reminding residents with waterfront property not to clear aquatic vegetation unless they have a permit. Some homeowners remove vegetation to keep beaches clear for swimming. But that removes vital habitat...
May 28, 2013 - 7:26am
April 18, 2013
Long winter taking toll on wildlife
Old Man Winter not only has a pretty hard grip on the region, but his icy fingers seem to be curling around some of the area’s beloved wildlife....
April 18, 2013 - 7:52am
March 12, 2013
N.D. Game and Fish uses helicopter to move bighorn sheep away from Oil Patch highway
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department recently deployed a helicopter crew to capture and relocate 12 bighorn sheep in an effort to reduce...
March 12, 2013 - 8:06am
February 23, 2013
Wonewok gas spills; cleanup under way
Environmental contractors were excavating contaminated soil this week at Wonewok on Big Mantrap Lake following a 76-gallon gasoline spill earlier this month. Doug Bellefeuille, who handles Minnesota Pollution Control Agency emergency response issues, said the gas spill occurred...
February 23, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 16, 2013
Grant opportunities in Lake Emma Township
Lake Emma Township is offering Healthy Lakes Partnership grants to organizations with a mission to preserve the quality of township lakes through projects directed at healthy water quality, improved fish and wildlife habitat and aquatic invasive species prevention. The Healthy...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
Hubbard County looks at new options for trash disposal
To burn or not to burn. That is the question. Hubbard County commissioners Tuesday mulled over the issue of waste disposal and the future. As...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 13, 2013
Becker County to hire AIS coordinator
Though the details are still being ironed out, the Becker County Board of Commissioners took action Tuesday to move forward with plans to contract for the services of an aquatic invasive species (AIS) coordinator. The board was acting on the recommendations of the county's AIS Task...
February 13, 2013 - 3:38pm
SWCD taking tree seedling orders
The Hubbard County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is now taking pre-orders for tree seedlings scheduled for pick-up on May 3-5. There are a wide variety of tree and shrub seedlings available with a minimum order of 25 per species. For the landowner who may want...
February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 6, 2013
DNR to make changes in endangered, threatened and special concerns categories
BEMIDJI -- In 1984, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources published its first list of indigenous animals and plants that need protection....
February 6, 2013 - 8:17am
February 5, 2013
DNR commissioner visits with Beltrami County officials
BEMIDJI - Asian carp have a long way and several obstacles to get through before they could reach waters in northern Minnesota. That was one message from Tom Landwehr, commissioner of the state's Department of Natural Resources during a meeting with Beltrami County commissioners...
February 5, 2013 - 5:25pm
January 31, 2013
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnie
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnibigoshish Water sampling efforts have detected the presence of two microscopic, larval zebra mussels, also called veligers, in Lake Winnibigoshish located in Cass and Itasca counties, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)...
January 31, 2013 - 12:46pm
DNR to hold Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 in Walker
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Northwest Region will host the Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium on Jan. 31, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., and Feb. 1, 9 a.m. - noon, at the Chase on the Lake Hotel and Conference Center, 502 Cleveland Blvd. in Walker. ...
January 31, 2013 - 10:32am
January 26, 2013
AIS hearing set to update state's list of special concerns
A public hearing to gather input on proposed updates to the state list of endangered, threatened and special concern species will be held before an administrative law judge at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the Sanford Center - Bemidji Regional Event Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE,...
January 26, 2013 - 1:01pm
Funds available for local water quality projects
"Community partners" are invited to submit project proposals to restore, protect or enhance water quality in Hubbard County's lakes, streams and rivers. Lake associations, nonprofits, student groups, faith organizations, schools and neighborhood groups are invited to submit ideas...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 19, 2013
Clean water watchdogs differ on process, agree on goals
As the fight persists to keep Minnesota's waters clean, some of the watchdog associations are changing partnerships and priorities. And it...
January 19, 2013 - 1:00pm