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'Race' called a factor in Minnesota reservation jail appeal
Veterans and victory gardens: World War II program July 21 in Akeley
City of Akeley getting new plow truck
Ciyt of Menahga receives economic development funding
Frazee firefighter shares his story to help others suffering from PTSD
Fall rules meeting set for Park Rapids athletes
Park Rapids to host American Legion baseball tournament
Legion sweeps at Walker to close regular season
Minnesota native gymnast who was first to speak up about Nasser sex abuse to be honored
Three Lynx named to WNBA All-Star team
Maureen Carolyn "Reni" Hendrickx
Virginia Ginger Diane Guptill
John "Jack" G. Thielen
Maureen "Reni" Caroyn Hendrickx
Headwaters Adult Day Services opens on Hollinger
Enbridge will give Minnesota landowners more time to decide fate of old pipeline
Interactive Look: The U.S. exports $135 billion in farm products each year. Here's a closer look.
Watching a kid grow up in 4-H
Farmers look to Washington with concern
Place a Business Announcement
Horochowski exhibit opens Friday at Nemeth Art Center
Dagen resigns from Nemeth Art Center
Monroe Crossing headlining at Sounds of Spirit Lake
Moondance Jam starts rocking Wednesday in Walker
Mosaics unveiled at DAC
COLA COLUMN: Focusing our "Eyes on the Water" helps protect our healthy lakes
Family Fun Night features lure-making clinic
COLUMN: History in the making: Hubbard County's North Country Trail
BIRDWISE: The sound of silence
ABOUT FISHING: The Fourth of July and a rubber, gray mouse
COMMENTARY: Don't just follow the crowd on "crowdfunding" websites
IT'S OUR TURN: Consider ranked-choice voting system
COMMENTARY: What the pledge means
COMMENTARY: A holiday reminder about aquatic invasive species in Hubbard County
Commentary: We should stop lowering the flags for mass shootings
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
January 21, 2016
Frigid fishing derby
Mike Cameron of Nevis is set up and waiting for a bite at the start of the Menahga Family Fishing Derby held Saturday on Spirit Lake. The temperature...
January 21, 2016 - 12:09pm
January 13, 2016
Lack of ice, snow slows start of winter activities
With a burst of frigid weather, Mother Nature is making ice on area lakes. But there’s only a slight chance of snow this weekend, according...
January 13, 2016 - 3:55pm
November 16, 2015
Go walking for late season walleye success
Backing into one of our area lake accesses, docks on shore, is evidence that the open water fishing season is all but over. For some of us it isn’t over until it’s over. Trophy sized northern pike and musky are on the prowl right now. Few anglers go after these massive fish....
November 16, 2015 - 9:34am
November 5, 2015
Perham council against stocking muskie in local lakes
The Perham City Council has joined forces with the local Chamber of Commerce and the Otter Tail Coalition of Lakeshore Associations (COLA) to oppose the stocking of muskies in the Otter Tail lakes chain. By unanimous resolution, city council members approved drafting a letter...
November 5, 2015 - 8:33am
October 28, 2015
Hunting, fishing good for local economy
As hunters prepare for firearms deer season, merchants can’t wipe the smiles off their faces from a good fall fishing season and the rise...
October 28, 2015 - 9:42am
September 9, 2015
Fishing buddies excited to reach competition age
Cousins Tayden George and Isaac Hoverson could be rightly thought to be the old men of the sea, their legends are so well known. Truthfully,...
September 9, 2015 - 1:02pm
August 24, 2015
Fishing for ciscoes takes a variety of methods
“Hello Gary, Jim Muscat here from Bozeman Montana. I do not know you although I am sure we know mutual friends in the world of walleye. I have read your informative columns in the Park Rapids Enterprise newspaper. Obviously you’re an avid troller of lakes with a cisco forage....
August 24, 2015 - 10:42am
August 21, 2015
DNR northern pike proposal: Three separate fishing regions and regulations
Those interested in learning more about a statewide regulation proposal for northern pike fishing can attend informational meetings that will...
August 21, 2015 - 8:15am
August 10, 2015
Fishing party was 676 fish over limit
An anonymous tip turned out big for local conservation officers when they found a fishing party on Upper Cormorant Lake accused of illegally taking hundreds of crappies and sunfish. A party of six adults and six kids from Indiana were allegedly 676 fish over the legal limit,...
August 10, 2015 - 8:04am
August 4, 2015
Kids Fishing Days set for Aug. 19-20
Area guide Jason Durham is hosting Kids Fishing Days, Wednesday Aug. 19 on Fish Hook Lake and Thursday, Aug. 20 on Lake Belle Taine. There is no charge for event geared to kids 9 to 16 years old. Rods, reels, bait and tackle will be provided, Delaney’s a sponsor....
August 4, 2015 - 2:11pm
August 3, 2015
DNR shuts down Mille Lacs Lake walleye season
Walleye fishing on Mille Lacs Lake will close today, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. In an announcement on its website Sunday, the DNR said it is closing the season because the Mille Lacs Lake walleye harvest has exceeded the state's yearly quota by...
August 3, 2015 - 7:37am
July 22, 2015
Walleye Shutdown? Mille Lacs Lake catch nears walleye limit
Mille Lacs Lake is nearing its limit for walleye fishing,The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Tuesday. A creel...
July 22, 2015 - 8:17am
June 23, 2015
Lead fishing tackle ingested by fish is killing loons and other birds
By Samantha Stark Lead’s widespread use has resulted in worldwide environmental contamination, human exposure and significant public health problems. Lead is an extremely toxic element that, over the years, has been removed from water pipes, gasoline, paint and other sources...
June 23, 2015 - 11:25am
May 20, 2015
Narrowing the Straight
BY Sarah smith email@example.com A habitat improvement project along the Straight River last week was an aerial spectacle. The...
May 20, 2015 - 9:53am
May 18, 2015
Minnesota Fishing Opener lived up to great expectations
By Gary Korsgaden / For the Enterprise Hundreds of thousands of anglers took to Minnesota’s waters for what will be labeled as one of the...
May 18, 2015 - 9:27am