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Missing U of M student presumed dead after video shows her entering river
Two-year-old who fell through ice dies at hospital
Woman dies in head-on collision near Wadena
Minnesota plane crash victims remembered
Minn. woman charged with mistreatment of beagles
Panthers open track season by placing 14th at Paul Bunyan Classic at BSU
New boys track coach has to replace talent, state experience
Girls track team expecting to make a run at defending section title
Pike qualifies for national wrestling tournament
Menahga girls basketball team took roller-coaster ride to 10-16 record
MARY AUDREY FREEMAN
CHARLES "CHARLIE" HASBARGEN
HERSHEL L. KOENIG
REV. JOEL LUNDE
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
When muse meets her artist:Manet’s favorite model inspires Maureen Gibbon’s new novel
Mevissen appearing at Bloomington Writers Festival
Dance academy successful at Duluth contest
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
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