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Fargo man snaps dramatic scene as lightning interrupts fireworks display
Missing North Dakota woman’s death an accident, authorities say after vehicle, prosthetic discovered in Idaho
Haze from Canada fires move back into region
ND missing woman’s car, prosthetic found in Idaho
Partial detour of Highway 89 near Bemidji begins today, July 6
Esox split league games
Snurdbirds top Lakers, rout Bison
Park Rapids 18U team off to 10-0 start
Legion, VFW teams playing well
Seniors led Tigers to successful season
BARTHOLOMEW GLATZMAIER, SR.
PEARL D. SEMMLER
MELVIN "BUTCH" MOE
Handing over the keys to new business
Six-Toed Cat offers unique treasures
Eischens an architect of all things cabinet
Hornbacher's turns attention to Grand Forks, buying Super One store
Sunday, July 12 - 11am-4pm
Funky, blue jam grass band performing at 2nd Street Stage
Dorset Boardwalk Art Festival
July 4th (and 3rd) lake celebrations
Lumberjack legend celebrated in Akeley
Gathering geese: DNR banding birds for statewide study
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
Cowboy ropes orphaned bear cub to rescue it for rehab
Lead fishing tackle ingested by fish is killing loons and other birds
Detroit Mountain bike trails set to open
Letter: SCOTUS decision has moral implications
Good times on the 4th of July
Survey says: Minnesota nice and safe
Editorial: Condition, stabilization debate? Try pipelines
Letter: Dascalos family extends thank you
Bemidji writer reveals honey’s versatility in new cookbook
Grand Forks food blogger wins national award for ‘My Name is Yeh’
February 18, 2015
Change may come to invasive species decal law
Many resort owners and boaters strongly object to a new law written to stop invasive species from spreading through Minnesota waters, and they have been heard. Legislators are looking into whether to scuttle the law, passed in 2012, or to tweak it into something more acceptable. The...
news / region
February 18, 2015 - 8:37am
September 27, 2013
DNR advises waterfowl hunters to avoid spreading invasive species
Now that hunting season is underway, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) warns waterfowl hunters it’s against the law to transport aquatic invasive species (AIS). DNR conservation officers routinely inspect equipment during the hunting season and enforce state...
outdoors / hunting
September 27, 2013 - 10:59am
March 22, 2012
Lake associations sue DNR -- say it is not doing enough to keep out zebra mussels
A lawsuit has been filed against the Commissioner of the DNR by representatives of three western Twin Cities lake associations and concerned citizens who say the commissioner has not followed state statutes that require the agency to establish a statewide program to prevent and curb...
March 22, 2012 - 8:21am
March 2, 2012
Fargo man convicted of introducing mussels to Rose Lake
FARGO - A Fargo man was convicted this week of introducing zebra mussels into Rose Lake in Minnesota's Otter Tail County. George Wynn, 54, pleaded...
March 2, 2012 - 7:21am
January 6, 2012
Transporting mussels carries consequences
Be careful about what you're transporting into a lake. If it turns out to be zebra mussels, you could face legal charges. That's what happened...
January 6, 2012 - 8:23am
March 31, 2011
Becker County businesses homing in on invasives
About 70 members of dock and lift companies, resort owners, lake associations and others interested in controlling aquatic invasive species gathered Tuesday morning for training -- courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Darrin Hoverson, DNR invasive species specialist...
outdoors / environment
March 31, 2011 - 8:24am
July 22, 2010
Some invasives deemed toxic to environment
From the thistle, clover and dandelions that invade our pristinely green residential lawns, to the curly leaf pondweed, Eurasian milfoil and...
July 22, 2010 - 7:19am
January 7, 2010
Zebra mussel fight in Douglas County heating up
The Douglas County Lakes Association (DCLA) is taking another step in its prevention efforts to help stop the spread of aquatic invasive species,...
outdoors / environment / fishing
January 7, 2010 - 7:24am
July 9, 2009
Search for zebra mussels expands in Alexandria area
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is increasing enforcement efforts to prevent the transportation of aquatic invasive species from several lakes in the Alexandria area. Additional conservation officers will target these areas during peak weekend use in an effort...
outdoors / environment / fishing
July 9, 2009 - 6:49am