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WINTER'S FRIGID FACE
Menahga School task force endorses $29.1 million building project
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
Hubbard County Incidents
City council approves Armory Square agreement
Wrestlers win pair of Mid-State matches
Panthers stay perfect in duals with easy victory over Perham
Tigers drop pair of conference games
Balanced Tigers roll past Wolves
Prowlers escape with win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
Local jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
April 9, 2011
County lake parcels' valuations 'float the boat'
The importance of Hubbard County's waters came into clarity Wednesday as Assessor Bob Hansen unveiled the economic clout lake properties wield. Of...
April 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 16, 2011
DNR bill takes aim at invasive species in Minnesota
Gov. Mark Dayton and the state's natural resources commissioner are unveiling legislation aimed at preventing the spread of invasive species in Minnesota. Zebra mussels and Asian carp are among the species concerning the state's outdoors managers. The DNR released a draft plan in...
March 16, 2011 - 1:42pm
February 17, 2011
Beltrami County issues warning of poor ice conditions
Beltrami County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Management and Boat and Water Division is fielding calls today regarding the state of lake accesses in the area. Due to the melt, they are degrading at a higher rate than we usually would expect in February. The Sheriff's Office urges...
February 17, 2011 - 11:41am
Boat owners itching to get on the water
A warm spring has meant boat owners want to get on the water sooner. "This is the earliest I can remember" people wanting their boats out of...
April 17, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 13, 2010
Group works to stop curly-leaf pondweed invasion
A task force to combat the spread of curly-leaf pondweed on the Crow Wing chain of lakes is moving forward, members of the 10th and 11th Crow...
January 13, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 9, 2010
Aquatic invasive species target of COLA project
In a first-of-its-kind project in the state, Hubbard County COLA partnered with a township, Lake Emma, to sponsor a watercraft inspection intern last summer - aquatic invasive species the target. Now the Coalition of Lake Associations is hoping to expand the pioneer project, come...
January 9, 2010 - 1:01pm
November 25, 2009
Proposed culvert stirs concerns of pondweed spread
Representatives from the Crow Wing chain of lakes convened Saturday to discuss the feared proliferation of curly-leaf pondweed if a culvert and bridge replacement project moves forward. Silting in the present culvert precludes boats from moving between the two basins of the lake....
November 25, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 7, 2009
Legislators, citizens meet to discuss water resource issues
Legislators and citizen-led lake and stream organizations gathered in Walker Friday to discuss water resource protection issues, Paula West of the Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation reminding the audience of Will Rogers' sagacious comment: "The trouble with land is they're not...
October 7, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 23, 2009
Lakeshore homeowners being asked to move structures away from water's edge
Inch by inch, the Hubbard County Board of Adjustment is convincing - or forcing - lakeshore homeowners to move renovated or rebuilt structures further away from area lakes. Board members count them as small victories in their duty to uphold strict shoreland ordinances designed to...
September 23, 2009 - 1:01pm
September 19, 2009
DNR proposes purchase of Spirit Lake undeveloped land
Undeveloped land on the southwest side of Menahga's Spirit Lake has potential to become a source of quality water and recreational opportunities. The...
September 19, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 12, 2009
Kittilson named president of Hubbard County COLA
Little Sand Lake resident Dan Kittilson is now at the helm of the Coalition of Lake Associations, elected to a two-year presidential term, succeeding...
September 12, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 5, 2009
Dock Talk: Junior tourney highlights young anglers
Next Sunday, September 13, marks the 13th Annual Nevis Scholarship Fund Junior Fishing Tournament on Lake Belle Taine and there is still space...
September 5, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 22, 2009
Lakeshore development requests are difficult to grant
A glimpse of Hubbard County's future is emerging from an unlikely place - its Board of Adjustment. Month after month, recent retirees are seeking...
July 22, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 8, 2009
Rising lakes threaten cabins
An invasive plant species is causing more than an eyesore at one Minnesota lake. Last year, the state Department of Natural Resources designated Polk County's Union Lake as infested waters because it has the non-native Eurasian watermilfoil weed.
July 8, 2009 - 6:52am
January 14, 2009
Detroit Lakes man sentenced for domestic assault
Michael Barry Farley, 43, of 21804 County Road 6, Lot A9, Detroit Lakes has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony domestic assault by strangulation. A gross misdemeanor charge of domestic assault was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records: On...
January 14, 2009 - 9:45am