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Audit shows lax enforcement on elk, deer farm rules in Minnesota
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
Centenarian is a bridge-playing 'pistol'
"One Vegetable, One Community" offering free carrot seeds
Celebrating 25 years of Kinship
Rittgers conquers Boston Marathon
1983 football team to join Hall of Fame
Warriors hoping to peak on track at section meet
Veteran lineup returns to lead talented Tigers
Panthers relying on experience
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Dorothy "Dottie" D. Lego-Erickson
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
September 23, 2017
Christofferson, Gravdahl win Fall Classic title
Dean Christofferson and Jon Gravdahl used a record-setting catch to win the title at the 22nd annual Fall Classic fishing tournament Sept. 9...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
Kents team up to win Fall Slam fishing title
The father-son duo of Brett Kent and Ryan Kent teamed up to capture the title at the 12th annual Fall Slam fishing tournament on Fish Hook Lake...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
September 4, 2017
Windy day muskie adventure with former UND goalie Toby Kvalevog
WALKER, Minn. — The northwest wind was howling; screaming, in fact. On that point there could be no dispute. When you fish big water such...
September 4, 2017 - 11:48am
Reflections of a season to come: Fall
My wife is slowly replacing summer decorations transitioning to gold and brown. Summer has come to an end in our house it would seem. Warm days and cool nights are the indicator a change is in the air, signaling better fishing days are ahead. Fewer people on the lakes creates an overwhelming...
September 4, 2017 - 12:36am
August 30, 2017
Northern Bait celebrates 25 years providing live bait for Minnesota's anglers
Northern Bait of Park Rapids has a long history of supplying bait and tackle for fishermen. Harold Condiff built the current building and started...
August 30, 2017 - 8:28am
ND angler makes the unlikeliest catch: a rod and reel he'd lost a month prior
MINOT, N.D.—As fishing stories go, Troy Brezden's is a holy cow, would-ya-believe-that, heckuva-doozy of a whopper. When he took the boat...
August 30, 2017 - 7:59am
August 5, 2017
Favorite summer crappie fishing patterns
The remaining days of summer are prime time for crappie. The Park Rapids region is fortunate to have an abundance of prime crappie waters. Greg...
August 5, 2017 - 10:21am
July 16, 2017
Johnson, Eischens win bass classic
2017 Dick Peterson Memorial Bass Classic top 10 finishers: • Mike Johnson and James Eischens - 19.92 • Kenny and Suzie Barr - 16.46 • Jason...
July 16, 2017 - 7:18pm
July 11, 2017
The dark side of catch and release angling practices
Catch and releasing fish for some is a reason anglers justify staying on a hot bite. Grab a limit, then enjoy catching additional fish to be...
July 11, 2017 - 9:56am
July 4, 2017
Local fly fisherman shares expertise with youngsters
Nearly a dozen youthful, yet avid anglers caught Jeff Mosner's enthusiasm for fly fishing. He led a fly-tying workshop for kids at the Park Rapids...
July 4, 2017 - 6:47am
June 21, 2017
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
EMBARGOED FOR ONLINE POSTING UNTIL 6 A.M. SUNDAY JUNE 18 DEER RIVER, Minn. — Clearly, this was the place to be. Fourteen fishing boats...
June 21, 2017 - 8:29am
June 11, 2017
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Fishing sharpies know when it's best to fish. Kevin Lindow of Nevis is one of them. Lindow recommends the two dozen days or so after Memorial Day weekend is not the time to slack off fishing. "If I was going to take a fishing vacation in the Park Rapids region the weeks after Memorial...
June 11, 2017 - 10:43am
May 19, 2017
Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—Joey Piskel and his dad, Joe, had quite a surprise when they were walleye fishing in the Mississippi River in northern...
May 19, 2017 - 6:58pm
April 18, 2017
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
The red drop leaf table in the kitchen was the place for my dad to sit us down to discuss what was on his mind, including household conversations on outdoor ethics. Unpleasant at times. Recalling an incident when my older brother and I spent opening day of duck season learning duck...
April 18, 2017 - 10:28am
March 19, 2017
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
Hubbard County is surrounded by lakes with Aquatic Invasive Species. West of us, Big Detroit and Big Cormorant was announced last summer of having zebra mussels. To the east, Leech Lake, and to the north, Red and Turtle Lakes have starry stonewort, as does Lake Koronis to the south....
March 19, 2017 - 2:25pm