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Motorcyclist killed after hitting I-394 pothole at 100-plus mph
Minnesotan killed in Montana avalanche
Woman arrested in Red Lake councilman's shooting death
Second woman comes forward in 'vampire trucker' kidnapping case
Menahga Business Career Fair will open opportunities for students, families
Gymnasts show major improvement
Silgen leads Rangers past Panthers in playoffs
Verndale eliminates Tigers from Section 5A playoffs
Pine River-Backus edges Braves in section playoff game
Browerville ends Tigers' playoff run
BERTRUM "BERT" HAMBLIN
KIELA GEM KNOWLES
CLARENCE V. TRUSHENSKI
DARRELL W. CRABB
Menahga mayor proclaims St. Urho’s Day
Energy & Wellness Expo
Classic fairy tale musical Cinderella performance in Nevis
Kellie Pickler, Hairball to play at Red River Valley Fair
Let’s not lose our heads about AIS
Minnesota Senate committee votes to suspend wolf hunt
Possible record trout catch could land angler in trouble
USXC racers speed across countryside
DNR eagle camera goes live
Josh’s Collision open on Highway 34
Northwoods Dental under new ownership
Letter: What everyone wants - Purriercare!
Letter: We’ve known who Enbridge is for a while
Letter: Some lakes with public access seem private
Editorial: Proposed anti-bullying policy timely
Letter: Short-term gain doesn’t trump lands
Hubbard County man credits FATHER Project for helping his family succeed
April 14, 2013
Bird Fest is coming up
Filled with plenty of knowledgeable speakers and prime spots for birding, this year’s Festival of Birds has a major addition — a trip into Canada. The festival is May 16-19, and people from throughout the United State and Canada are already signing up to attend. For the big...
April 14, 2013 - 10:56am
For the love of feathered friends
When you live on a busy roadway you generally don't expect to have the best view of nature possible.
November 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 10, 2012
Festival of Birds: Henderson to highlight 25 years of swans
It was 25 years ago this summer that 21 trumpeter swans were taken by a military transport plane from Carlos Avery National Wildlife Refuge near...
May 10, 2012 - 7:47am
April 21, 2012
Bird Fest celebrates the mighty swan and lowly crow
This summer marks the 25th anniversary of when trumpeter swans were restored in Minnesota - the first one from the restoration project was released...
April 21, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 28, 2011
Amateur's Guide: A sit-and-spin for the squirrels keeps feeders safe
We'd put out a call last week to take a peek at unique bird feeding stations in the area. Beverly Bethel brought in photos of a gem. She lives about a mile from Vagabond Village in Hubbard County. Bedeviled by gray squirrels, her setup is clever and effective. Gray squirrels...
May 28, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 19, 2011
Festival of Birds starts today in DL
The annual Festival of Birds celebration begins Thursday, but there is still time to register for a field trip, listen to a speaker and view some birds. Though there are events scheduled for four days, Thursday-Sunday, anyone can participate in the individual events as they wish. The...
May 19, 2011 - 7:38am
May 14, 2011
Bird flies in pickup truck window, causes rollover accident in Morris
A bird flew into the cab of a truck, distracting the driver and causing a rollover crash south of Morris on Wednesday in which both man and bird...
May 14, 2011 - 8:22am
April 25, 2011
Becker County Bird Fest ready to fly high
Whether you're a diehard birder or just getting started, the 14th annual Festival of Birds in Detroit Lakes has something for everyone. Slated...
April 25, 2011 - 7:42am
April 9, 2011
Amateur's Guide: Robins and Redpolls
The past week when time allows, I've been riveted to the Decorah Eagle webcam, watching three eaglets hatch in Iowa - along with 25 million others...
April 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 12, 2010
Hubbard County's 'bluebird guy' branches out
Once a week Ron Jensen hops on his Mule (4-wheeled, not 4-legged) and runs his route through Park Rapids. He checks the 44 bluebird houses...
June 12, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 14, 2010
Festival of Birds is next week in Detroit Lakes
Every year during the third week of May, birders flock to the City of Detroit Lakes for the Festival of Birds. Now in its 13th year, the festival has proved to be a favorite for all levels of birders, from first-timers to experienced trekkers. "The 2010 theme is 'the science of...
region / outdoors
May 14, 2010 - 11:19am
December 19, 2009
From Backyards to Backwoods: Bird feeders are source of nutrition for winter birds
I just want you to know that right now our hummingbirds, loons, and orioles are basking in the southern sun while we sit in the frigid North...
December 19, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 31, 2009
Hypothermia, starvation claim one-third of purple martin hatch
It was a dismal year for purple martins. Starvation and hypothermia claimed the lives of one-third of Minnesota's largest colony, located in...
October 31, 2009 - 1:00pm