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Thank Meal sets record
Park Rapids Turkey Trot 5K debuts
Park Rapids boy living with failing heart as family waits for transplant call
‘Tis the season for the booming and colorful business of poinsettias
Couple celebrates seven decades-plus of marriage
Panthers improved, finished 11-13-1
Three goals in third period seal East Grand Forks’ 5-1 win over Panthers
Nevis boys open season with win
Menahga boys focusing on teamwork, improvement
Braves open season with win over Frazee
Ann Bishop Roberts
Ricahrd "Ric" LaCoursiere
Brenda Udell Herbert
Frank James Zoelle
Xtreme Hounds offers dog training
Community band concert Nov. 22
Director Bill Eigen, left, watches as his film, ‘The Jingle Dress,’ gets filmed. SUBMITTED PHOTO
A mix of success stories at opener
Go walking for late season walleye success
Rare dragonfly observed near Paul Bunyan Forest
Minnesota woman bags monstrous 11-pointer
Rifle deer season under way
Editorial: Five tough questions to ask aging parents
Commentary: Always on my mind
Commentary: Don't forget about Pakistan
Letter: Thank you goes out to Park Rapids Ford
Letter: Volleyball teams receives support
Home plate: Turkey curtain call
Home plate: Something new to stew about
July 14, 2015
Appeals court rules against bear researcher Rogers
ELY, Minn. -- The Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled against Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers in his ongoing dispute with state regulators over handling black bears in the wild, but the court also said Rogers can keep using bear den cameras. In a decision filed Monday, a three-judge...
News / region
July 14, 2015 - 11:08am
May 28, 2015
Bear sightings increase slightly this spring: Dry conditions may force them to roam farther for food
BEMIDJI -- While spotting a bear around Bemidji is nothing new, officials say there have been a few more sightings as of late. In the past week, the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports of bears wandering into yards and right up to houses. According...
May 28, 2015 - 8:42am
October 27, 2014
Florida man shoots 400-pound bear breaking into his house for dog food
ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida man shot and killed a 400-pound (180-kg) black bear after it broke into his house two nights in a row to get to a bag of dog food, a state wildlife officer said on Friday. "I felt in danger enough that since it wouldn't leave I had to shoot it,"...
October 27, 2014 - 9:06am
October 16, 2014
Alaska patrolwoman chases off massive polar bear from 81-year-old's home
(Reuters) - A gun-slinging Alaska wildlife manager chased off a massive polar bear that broke into an 81-year-old's house in a remote community to feast on a drum of seal oil, the Alaska Dispatch News reported. Armed with a 12-gauge shotgun and non-lethal firecracker slugs, officer...
outdoors / environment
October 16, 2014 - 9:07am
September 30, 2014
Friend heard screams as hunter was being mauled; bear found dead next day, wounded hunter recovering
Craig Lindstrom said he heard the bloodcurdling screams from his friend Brandon Johnson in the pre-dawn darkness Saturday morning and he knew exactly what was happening. “I knew the bear was killing him,’’ Lindstrom told the News Tribune. “He was about a quarter...
outdoors / hunting
September 30, 2014 - 7:52am
September 25, 2014
DNR finalizes decision denying permits to Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers
By John JMyers / Duluth News Tribune The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday said it has made final its decision to strip...
September 25, 2014 - 8:07am
September 23, 2014
Police: New Jersey hiker killed by black bear
A man hiking in a heavily wooded area of northern New Jersey was killed by a black bear over the weekend, police said Monday, in what experts called an extremely rare attack. Darsh Patel, 22, of Edison, N.J., and four friends encountered the bear on Sunday afternoon in the...
September 23, 2014 - 8:21am
June 26, 2014
Alaska bear drops in on birthday party, devours cupcakes
JUNEAU, Alaska, June 25 - A young bear fell through an Alaska couple's skylight while they were preparing to celebrate their child's birthday, sending the humans scurrying out the room while he feasted on cupcakes. A wildlife management coordinator said on Wednesday the...
June 26, 2014 - 2:55pm