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Wood duck village
Park Rapids Fishing Contest looms; set for Feb. 7
Study finds second homeowners bring expertise, money
4-H Ambassadors demonstrate lifelong leadership skills
Businesses accountable for underage alcohol sales
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
Pihlaja, Peterson spark Menahga girls past Bertha-Hewitt
Rudquist leads Braves by NYM
Chase leads Tigers to pair of victories
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
GENEVA A. SWANSON
LILA MAY ZUBKE
CHARLES "CHUCK" BURNS
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Toys For Boys is an institution for memorabilia collectors
Fargo's Zach Johnson advances on 'American Idol'
Marilyn reviews the Grand Forks' McDonalds
Artists, writers welcome to find inspiration at weekly Terrapin Station gathering
Rescued loon dies of lung ailment
5-year DNR TIP investigation results in charges against four, seizure of 37 guns, 28 sets of antlers; fully intact, frozen piebald deer
Hundreds attend Menahga Family Fishing Derby
Winter trout fishing to open for first time on 24 lakes
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
Letter: GOP waving white flag on transportation?
Letter: Working to strengthen Greater Minnesota
Letter: Thanks for support of senior nutrition
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
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 to a 54-year-old Fargo man last week and a 30-year-old Eagle Bend man in November. The men were charged in separate cases under a new law...
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 zebra mussels that clog up area lakes and rivers, invasive species are a recurring nuisance in many ways. But some of these invaders, known...
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