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Governor's race: Trump endorses Johnson; Walz strong in Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
Street rods shine on Main
World War I veteran receives Purple Heart 100 years after he earned it
History sizzles at Legends
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
At 80, Bolton keeping up with 'young 70-year-olds'
Grossinger, Agre defend Northwoods Triathlon titles
Midway advances to state as Region 14C champions
Erickson, Becker pitch well for Esox in playoff losses
Steady golf leads Wilcox to Men's Club Championship
Nolana Ruth "Nola" Kampfer
Phyllis Margaret Vaadeland
Evelyn Ruth Poole
Calvin K. Johnson
Minnesota surgery costs vary widely, report says: Identical procedures can cost one patient seven times more than others
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers as alternative to steel for building construction
Dakota Access developer files amended complaint against Greenpeace
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
Place a Business Announcement
Award-winning poet featured at library
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
National poet Bao Phi performing at '2nd Sat Hap'
ART BRIEFS: Art news in the Heartland Lakes region
Raccoon Antlers finding steady work
Biggest catch, so far
BIRDWISE: Nest location is important
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: Summer of plenty -- for some
Minnesota DNR unveils statewide deer management plan
ABOUT FISHING: Roxanne Blanchard: Bit by the fishing bug
EDITORIAL: A free, independent press is one of Constitution's sacred principles
LETTER TO EDITOR: Edelmans reflect on Northwoods connections
ASK THE SHERIFF: How does law enforcement handle property disputes?
COMMENTARY: Fighting fires, fighting cancer
Letter to the Editor: County board knows jurisdiction/control statute
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 22, 2012
Angler who falls through the ice is rescued by neighbor
An angler who fell overboard and through the ice into Lake Alyssa in rural Erskine, Minn., was pulled to shore safely by a neighbor Wednesday, Nov. 21, the Polk County sheriff's office said. Reid Wahlin, 59, was hanging from his boat in the water for about 20 to 30 minutes before...
November 22, 2012 - 1:51pm
November 17, 2012
Dock Talk: Staying safe during 'tween' time
As small lakes begin to freeze, with larger bodies of water soon to follow, anglers are preparing for "tween" time. No, this isn't a reference...
November 17, 2012 - 1:00pm
February 15, 2012
Old-fashioned ice harvest challenges the pioneers and the scouts in a demonstration of strength, perseverance
February 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
February 4, 2012
Dripping-wet Perham man walks half-mile home in stocking feet after sinking new pickup on lake's open water
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - A 45-year-old Perham man was driving his 2011 Ford F-150 pickup on Little Pine Lake here Friday night before dense fog led him to sink it in open water. Craig Swanson was using a GPS unit to navigate on the ice while driving from his fish house to a private...
February 4, 2012 - 12:37pm
February 1, 2012
Water rescuers hit the ice
As more Minnesotans test shaky ice conditions on state lakes, a mass rescue training effort took place Saturday on Cass Lake. The 11th Annual...
February 1, 2012 - 1:00pm
January 25, 2012
Four swim to safety as car enters Lake Bemidji
A car traveling on Lake Bemidji Monday evening broke through the ice, leaving four people to swim for safety in the frigid water. According...
January 25, 2012 - 8:13am
January 4, 2012
Community skating rink developing into local hangout
The Park Rapids outdoor community skating rink is seeing increased use this winter. The Park Rapids outdoor community skating rink, located...
January 4, 2012 - 1:00pm
January 3, 2012
Anglers hurry to get fish houses off thin ice in Otter Tail County
Fish houses are dropping like flies through bad ice on area lakes. Chris Vinten, the Conservation Officer for the Perham area, said at least...
January 3, 2012 - 7:35am
Father, 5-year-old son go through ice on ATV in Pelican Lake
ASHBY, Minn. -- A man and his 5-year-old son are OK after their all-terrain vehicle went through ice on Pelican Lake near here. The sheriff's office says the 39-year-old man and his son were on the east side of the Grant County lake this morning when they drove through a pressure...
January 3, 2012 - 7:25am
December 29, 2011
Fish houses sink into Little Detroit, ice remains thin
Deteriorating ice conditions on Little Detroit Lake caused the Becker County Sheriff's Department to issue an ice warning for the entire county on Tuesday. Sheriff Tim Gordon said two fish houses fell through the ice on Tuesday morning and a third began to sink.
December 29, 2011 - 8:31am
DNR officer OK after ATV breaks through ice on Lake of the Woods
A conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources escaped injury over the weekend after the ATV he was driving broke through thin ice on Lake of the Woods. According to Lt. Pat Znajda, District 1 enforcement supervisor for the DNR, the officer, Ben Huener,...
December 29, 2011 - 8:24am
December 28, 2011
Two men survive plunge into open water on Otter Tail County lake
Two men survived a close call Tuesday when their ATV tipped into open water on Dead Lake - the fourth ATV mishap in five days in Otter Tail County. Andrew Swank, 26, and Dallas Williamson, 24, both of Austin, were riding across Dead Lake when their ATV, which was pulling a portable...
December 28, 2011 - 12:46pm
Becker County sheriff issues ice warning Tuesday after fish houses start sinking
Deteriorating ice conditions on Little Detroit Lake caused the Becker County Sheriff's Department to issue an ice warning on Tuesday. Sheriff Tim Gordon said two fish houses were sinking and in danger of falling through the ice Tuesday morning. He urged people not to drive cars or...
December 28, 2011 - 8:52am
Fargo firefighters save dog from icy Red River
FARGO - Fargo firefighters rescued a black Labrador named Jake on Tuesday after the animal got stuck on ice in the Red River near the El Zagal...
December 28, 2011 - 8:41am
December 27, 2011
2 rescued after ATV plunges through ice in Crow Wing County
Two men were rescued after an all-terrain vehicle went through the ice Monday evening on Upper Whitefish Lake in Crow Wing County. The men were rescued about 150 yards from shore and were treated by North Ambulance personnel at the scene, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's...
December 27, 2011 - 9:31am