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Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
'Fake Blake' Shelton gets star treatment from fans at country star's Fargodome concert
Old water tower scheduled for demolition
Hubbard County law enforcement incidents report
Pokety Creek may be declassified as a trout stream
Lakers shut out Panthers
Panthers finish third at Mid-State tournament
Panthers, Tigers move up in state polls
Panthers take control down stretch to sink Pirates
Greenway rallies to defeat Tigers
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
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
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
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
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
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
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 22, 2012
Calling all hosts for the PR GFO
Organizational meetings for the 2013 Governor's Fishing Opener in Park Rapids have already been taking place. Committees have congregated,...
September 22, 2012 - 1:23pm
September 15, 2012
Dock Talk: Fall's walleye love crank bait
With cooling water temperatures and windy days, the fall walleye bite is in full swing. Surface temperatures are now in the mid-to-high 60's,...
September 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 8, 2012
Catch-and-release season begins
The annual catch-and-release season for smallmouth bass begins in Minnesota after Sept. 9. The rule was enacted several years ago to protect...
September 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 1, 2012
Junior fishing tourney is Sept. 9
The 16th annual Nevis Scholarship Fund Junior Fishing Tournament will take place Sunday, Sept. 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Lake Belle Taine. The...
September 1, 2012 - 12:00pm
August 22, 2012
Governor's Fishing Opener plans underway
Planning is underway for the 2013 Governor's Fishing Opener, Mark Dayton and a cadre of media invited to drop a line in Fish Hook, Potato, Eagle and Island lakes Saturday, May 11. "It's been a long time in coming," event chair Dennis Mackedanz told the 30-plus arriving for last...
August 22, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2012
Muskie mannerisms are peculiar
Muskies are definitely bizzare creatures. Their habits are sometimes predictable but often times the opposite. We know their spawning cycle,...
August 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 11, 2012
Biting off more than you can swallow
With so many crystal clear lakes in the Park Rapids area, anglers often insist on light tackle for most species. This includes smaller diameter...
August 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 3, 2012
Summer fish kill continues on Bemidji area lakes
The hot weather continues in the Bemidji area with surface water temperatures holding in the upper 70s on most area lakes. The summer kill on cold water species is expanding, the result of heavy algae blooms and low oxygen levels in deep water. The main species of fish involved...
August 3, 2012 - 7:03am
July 28, 2012
Mid-day action needs weed cover
Ah, blessed heat. To fish for an afternoon requires constant hydration, sun protection and at the current time, the ability to ignore black...
July 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 25, 2012
Kids Fishing Derby this weekend canceled
The annual Kids Fishing Derby held at the Red Bridge has been canceled. Family illnesses caused the longtime founders to cancel this year's event, which would have been the 12th annual. "We're so sorry," said co-founder Kim Petrie. "We'll try to get it up and running next year." The...
July 25, 2012 - 3:19pm
July 21, 2012
Deep weeds have more active fish
Recent above average water temperatures have made some fish species more lethargic and others more active. While walleye action may have slowed...
July 21, 2012 - 1:30pm
July 19, 2012
Unlicensed anglers found with 116 sunfish on Lobster, Mina
When Jeff Johanson, a conservation officer with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) in Osakis, received a call that three men...
July 19, 2012 - 6:04am
July 15, 2012
Warm weather/water affects fishing
Elevated water temperature results in stratification of the water column. The water column is what you would picture if you extended a tube from...
July 15, 2012 - 11:58am
July 12, 2012
Hot weather may be killing fish
Record-setting heat may be contributing to fish kills in lakes across the state, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). "Natural summer fish kills are not unusual," according to Brian Schultz, DNR assistant regional fisheries manager. "In the past several...
July 12, 2012 - 1:21pm
July 7, 2012
Holding fish for photo is a delicate endeavor
Years ago, it was common for people to bring their fish into local bait shops to have it weighed and have a picture taken. Often times those...
July 7, 2012 - 1:00pm