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A conservation retro-fit: Pine Haven Christian Assembly installs pavers, rain gardens to reduce stormwater erosion
Protesters lock down site in Superior
After Hurricane Harvey, Bakken oil in demand
Parents experience eye-opening education at Top Secret Project
Park Rapids City approves Wellhead Protection Plan
EGF defeats Panthers; Nevis, UNC roll to wins
McCollum, Carlson power Panthers past PR-B
Panthers pull away for a win at Fosston
Braves battle back to defeat Wildcats
Panthers see winning streak snapped
Hazel Nanny Schleicher
Eva Della Fritz
Ardis G. Christen
Gerald L. "Jerry" Willet
Darrel Wayne Adams
Park Theater receives local gift
Basic Business Cents: Managership vs. Leadership
Krautkremers purchase Beds Plus
Northern Bait celebrates 25 years providing live bait for Minnesota's anglers
Challenges of retailing today
Music in the park planned Sept. 23
Annie Humphrey performing in Park Rapids Sept. 29
Historian to discuss anniversary of Lindbergh's flight
Teen pianist receives Medici Project funding
Park Rapids community values children and literacy
Think pink: Father welcomes hunting season with daughters, son
Public input sought on fishing regulations at Itasca State Park
Reflections of a season to come: Fall
Weaver poses questions regarding fishing tournaments
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Mystery plant has edible berries
Letter to Editor: Sen. Franken's stance indicates Christians need not apply
Letter to Editor: Osage shooting range permit again denied
Editorial: Now Dayton, lawmakers have to work together
Editorial: Park Rapids grad provides motivational message
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
October 13, 2016
Fishing tournaments benefit tennis program
The Park Rapids Boys Tennis team would like to thank everyone who contributed to helping with their two annual multi-species fall fishing tournaments. Twenty four boats fished the Long Lake Classis and 27 boats were in the Fish Hook Fall Slam. Total combined weight of fish caught...
October 13, 2016 - 7:51am
October 10, 2016
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we feature northeast South Dakota veteran trapper John Almquist who for 50...
October 10, 2016 - 12:12pm
October 2, 2016
About Fishing: Fall fishing primer a good chance for trophy fish
October holds the best fishing of the season for all game fish. In my opinion, it's a prime time for catching quantity and quality of freshwater game fish. Lakes transition from summer warmer water temperatures of 70 degrees to cooler water with temps in the 50s. Game fish become...
October 2, 2016 - 6:25pm
August 8, 2016
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
In this week’s Northland Outdoors TV episode, we explore the phenomenal growth of the Minnesota Clay Target League, the fastest growing high...
August 8, 2016 - 12:15pm
August 3, 2016
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
BRAINERD, Minn. -- In this week’s Northland Outdoors TV episode, the term “hunting blind” takes on a whole new meaning. Host Bret Amundson and the crew follow Master Sgt. Eric Marts of Moorhead, Minn., as he joins National Geographic Adventurer of the Year Lonnie Bedwell, and...
August 3, 2016 - 8:51am
June 8, 2016
Laporte’s Take a Kid Fishing set for Saturday
The 5th annual Laporte Area Take a Kid Fishing event takes place Saturday, June 11 at Pine Beach Resort. Registration for kids ages 10-15 is 11 a.m. The Minnesota DNR will have a presentation on invasive species at 11:30 a.m. Kids will be on the water fishing at noon. Kids ages 10-15...
June 8, 2016 - 8:34am
May 14, 2016
Conditions set for favorable fishing opener
Typically the Minnesota Fishing Opener coincides with Mother’s Day weekend but this year’s opener kicks off May 14. Early ice-out and a significant...
May 14, 2016 - 12:39pm
May 11, 2016
Officials urge AIS awareness during fishing opener
Fishing opener no longer simply brings to mind the trophies swimming beneath the surface, but the possibility of aquatic invasive species being introduced to a lake. "Aquatic plants are the center of the ecosystem of a lake," Nicole Kovar, an AIS specialist for the DNR, recently told...
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
April 8, 2016
Game and fish bill would allow trophy walleye to be taken on Mille Lacs Lake
ST. PAUL -- Early birds on Mille Lacs Lake may get to keep a walleye this year after all if a provision in the Department of Natural Resources’ annual game and fish bill becomes law. A short section near the end of the bill, awaiting House Ways and Means debate after being the House...
April 8, 2016 - 12:59pm
February 17, 2016
Record number take frigid plunge for Audrey's Purple Dream
The total money raised at Audrey’s Purple Dream on Saturday in Akeley brought in just over $26,000. The amount was down from last year’s...
February 17, 2016 - 1:40pm
February 10, 2016
Fishing contest draws nearly 2,000
Almost 2,000 anglers participated Saturday in the 18th Annual American Legion Ice Fishing Contest and Raffle on Fish Hook Lake. Attendance was...
February 10, 2016 - 2:59pm
February 5, 2016
More than $110,000 in prizes up for grabs at derby, raffle
The arrival of February triggers a parade of ice-fishing enthusiasts to the 18th annual Park Rapids Ice Fishing Contest and Raffle. The...
February 5, 2016 - 2:48pm
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