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'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Perham edges Panthers in key section game
Nevis moves up in state football poll
Kantonen leads field at Milaca Mega Meet
Serving sparks Panthers past section opponents
Mooney serves Tigers past Wildcats
Douglas "Doug" A. Dickinson
Orrin "Bud" Edward Barnum
Susan Eileen Bessler
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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