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Constituents flock to town hall meeting
Spring truck weight restrictions start for north-central frost zone
Tugging at deer heart strings
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Walking on Water helps bring veterans back to ice fishing
Wunderlich leads Perham past Braves
Gymnasts finish 7th in section
Semmler sparks PR-B past Tigers
Explosive first half sparks Panthers past Bagley
Hornets deny Panthers trip to state
James Harold Hukki
Kay Loraine Sjolin
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Building Customer Loyalty
Dr. Keller named partner at Vision Source
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Nevis students' artwork chosen for youth exhibit
Lifelong Learning program focuses on water quality
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
'A Piece of My Heart' heads to Sections
Menahga's One-Act Play headed to Sections
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
Landowners asked to allow walk-in access to hunters
Public meetings will discuss deer management goals
Commentary: Proposed bill transfers Legacy funds to road, bridges, clean water projects
Letter: School bus drivers appreciated
Commentary: Where seniors can find energy
Editorial: Sick and safe a statewide issue
Letter: Volunteers make Bingo for Books possible
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
July 20, 2013
AIS inspectors have important roles
By Jason Durham / For the Enterprise Aquatic Invasive Species inspectors positioned at key public access launch sites around Park Rapids have...
July 20, 2013 - 1:17pm
July 18, 2013
DNR confirms zebra mussels in North Lida Lake in Otter Tail County; investigating report of zebra mussels in Lake Latoka in Douglas County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in North Lida Lake in Otter Tail County near Pelican Rapids. Late last week, DNR crews searched the lake and discovered two zebra mussels about a half-mile from the location where, earlier...
July 18, 2013 - 8:29am
July 17, 2013
Hubbard County Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) decontamination unit is up and running. Hubbard County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) has purchased a Watercraft Decontamination Station and has three Department of Natural Resources certified Level II decontamination inspectors...
July 17, 2013 - 1:34pm
July 15, 2013
Living with AIS, lakes already infested work to continue education
By Bethany Wesley / Bemidji Pioneer BENA - Pat Rooney stands along the shore of his harbor and looks across the water, noting all the areas...
July 15, 2013 - 7:49am
AIS Task Force hope to pull Crow Wing lakes aboard
BY JEAN RUZICKA email@example.com The lakeside village of Akeley, positioned at the head of the Crow Wing lakes, agreed Wednesday...
June 15, 2013 - 10:37am
June 5, 2013
PlayCleanGo program to hold first Stop Invasive Species in Your Tracks Day June 8 at Itasca State Park
PlayCleanGo: Stop Invasive Species in Your Tracks announces the first annual, Minnesota PlayCleanGo Day on Saturday, June 8, inviting individuals and families to take to the great outdoors, visit a campground or park, take a walk, hike, bike, ATV, off-road vehicle or horse ride on...
June 5, 2013 - 11:51am
Invasive garlic mustard under fire in Minnesota
By John Myers / Duluth News Tribune Garlic mustard may sound like a condiment at a sandwich shop, but it’s really one of the most noxious of the foreign invading plant species that have spread across Minnesota in recent years. So far there are only two known outbreaks...
June 5, 2013 - 9:07am
Brush off invasive species; terrestrial threats on the march
Caroline Roers, Echo Press Intern, Alexandria Echo Press We’ve all heard of aquatic invasive species, like zebra mussels that lurk in our lakes. But what about terrestrial invasive species that travel on land? They can be every bit as destructive yet few people know the risk. Terrestrial...
June 5, 2013 - 9:02am
Beltrami County mulls hiring AIS coordinator
BEMIDJI — The creeping threat of aquatic invasive species, not yet seen in Beltrami County lakes, rivers and ponds, may result in the hiring of a coordinator to help consolidate efforts to combat the invaders. It would be a proactive step for a county that is surrounded by others...
June 5, 2013 - 8:54am
May 23, 2013
Dayton letter nixing $3 million for AIS Protection
Dear Mr. Speaker: May 23, 2013 I have received, approved, signed, and deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State Chapter 13 7, House File 1183, the Legacy Bill, with the exception of the line item vetoes listed below: • Pages 13-14, lines 13.33-14.2: "$6,300,000 in the...
May 23, 2013 - 11:15am
April 6, 2013
Water Quality Specialist begins job; first task AIS
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Hubbard County will be getting special expertise in its war against aquatic invasive species. On April 1, Nate Sitz began his new position as Water Quality/Resource Specialist for the Soil and Water Conservation District. Although...
April 6, 2013 - 11:21am
March 23, 2013
Lake saved from AIS twice last year
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Big Mantrap Lake narrowly escaped being contaminated – twice – in 2012, according to a...
March 23, 2013 - 2:52pm
February 16, 2013
Lake service providers must take AIS training
The Minnesota DNR is offering aquatic invasive species (AIS) training to owners of lake service provider businesses in Minnesota so they can legally work in the state's waters. For lake service providers that don't already have permits, the DNR is offering a number of training...
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
February 6, 2013
Lake service providers training set
This year, owners of lake service provider businesses in Minnesota can choose from 19 aquatic invasive species (AIS) training sessions offered throughout the state, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The businesses are required by law to attend...
February 6, 2013 - 1:00pm