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Century old seed house set for sale
Preventing the spread of AIS infestations
Republican leaders pull health care bill after White House meeting
Firemen's Ball, Foggy Creek band return to Armory Square
Helen's Kitchen striving to feed the hungry
Coborn scores four goals to cap hockey career at Concordia
Baumgartner posts .500 mark on mat for Cobbers
Olson completes indoor track season for UND
Panthers battled during 6-18-2 season
Red Lake defeats Nevis at state tournament
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Clarence A. Roberts
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Marjorie Alma Holmin
Patricia Elizabeth DeMars
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Conservation through the arts
Dynamic classical pianist performing for Heartland series
March Manga Mania coming to Park Rapids Library
Music professor performing piano favorites
Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
EDITORIAL: Pay attention to fast-moving healthcare changes
Letter: Protecting our nurses and firefighters
Letter: Lions Club serves at local level
Commentary: Learn to live wisely at School of Life
Letter: Let the buyers beware
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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
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
January 24, 2013
DNR to update state list of threatened, endangered, special concern species
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. on Feb. 5 at the Sanford Center - Bemidji Regional Event Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE, Bemidji....
January 24, 2013 - 3:46pm
January 12, 2013
Grob appointed to three-year term on AIS advisory group
Park Rapids resident, COLA member and Board of Adjustment member Ken Grob has been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species committee. The...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 5, 2013
DL residents tapped to be on statewide AIS committee
Two local residents have been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee by Commissioner Tom Landwehr of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Tera Guetter and Barb Halbakken Fischburg, both of Detroit Lakes, were among the 15 members who were...
January 5, 2013 - 11:12am
January 2, 2013
Have zebra mussels met their match?
Will Zequanox be the "silver bullet" in stopping zebra mussels? A new study shows promising results, according to Marrone Bio Innovations, the...
January 2, 2013 - 7:51am
October 25, 2012
Rose Lake zebra mussel eradication unsuccessful
Despite their best efforts, officials with the Department of Natural Resources were unable to eradicate zebra mussels from Rose Lake this summer as they had hoped. "We knew that these treatments were something that has never been tried before, so we were cautiously optimistic on...
October 25, 2012 - 7:30am
October 24, 2012
DNR says experimental treatment to kill zebra mussels failed
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says a new treatment failed to kill zebra mussels in two lakes. The DNR used copper sulfate, a chemical commonly used to treat lakes for swimmers' itch, to treat Lake Irene in Douglas County and Rose Lake in Otter...
October 24, 2012 - 11:20am
October 22, 2012
The Pelican Lake debate: Residents rebut claims of zebra mussel takeover
PELICAN LAKE, Minn.
October 22, 2012 - 8:11am
September 29, 2012
Call to action against Aquatic Invasive Species
Aquatic Invasive Species doesn't wear a red or blue label or go by the monikers Democrat and Republican. Fighting for clean lakes is issue...
September 29, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 27, 2012
Conservation officers come across a cart full of trouble
Aquatic invasive species (AIS) are normally confined to waterways, so conservation officers (COs) with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) were surprised when they recently discovered a full-blown infestation in a parking lot. CO candidate Jen Mueller and CO field...
September 27, 2012 - 11:29am
September 10, 2012
COLA hosting 2 candidate forums in Becker County
Aquatic invasive species, shoreland development, flooding, water contamination from pesticides, herbicides and other chemicals. The list goes on. Keeping our lakes and rivers clean and healthy for the use of future generations has never been a more challenging task than it is right...
September 10, 2012 - 7:48am