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DNR to review Crow Wing lakes ordinance; county AIS coordinator resigns
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Leech Lake officials break ground at site of new casino
Crosby man dies after snowmobile breaks through ice
County board approves 2.9 percent increase in tax levy
Panthers defeat Cardinals, improve to 3-0 in conference
Panthers use nine pins to spark win over Wolves
Accepting roles will be key to Braves' success
Three Panthers win titles at Crookston
Nevis girls drop conference openers
Betty Rose (Corliss) Dyck
Patricia "Pat" Kay Anderson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Lillian Evelyn Ryther
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Early ice is not safe; wear life jackets on cold water
Whitefish and cisco sport netting to open on Straight Lake
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
Check It Out: Park Rapids Library connecting people with resources, creating community through diversity
Letter to Editor: Remember Pearl Harbor
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
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June 9, 2017
State's largest invasive carp taken near Redwood Falls
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — A bow angler fishing in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls on Sunday, June 4 caught the largest invasive carp...
June 9, 2017 - 11:17am
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
July 9, 2009 - 6:49am