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Sculptures revealed at Red Bridge Park
'Heartland Lakes' is new community brand
Paul Bunyan Days celebrates 70 years
Man, 76, drowns in northern Minnesota lake
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
Clay Dusters qualify for state tournament
Carlson, Overmyer earn medals at NSIC meet
Vaudrin concludes career at NSIC meet
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Area runners compete in 42nd Duluth Marathon
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
Millie Ann Donnay
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
June 9, 2017
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers tours Get a feel for the early 1900s community of Lake Itasca at the Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Showgrounds. Explore various buildings including a country school, dove-tail one-room log house and a logging museum. Tour begins promptly at...
June 9, 2017 - 10:26am
June 8, 2017
Boundary Waters mishap offers lessons
BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA WILDERNESS, Minn. — The two canoeists knew they were in trouble when they had to start bushwhacking and carrying...
June 8, 2017 - 9:05am
May 30, 2017
DULUTH, Minn. — It was last June, and Suzanne Keithley-Myers was driving back to her family's Duluth Township home after mushroom hunting...
May 30, 2017 - 11:52am
May 28, 2017
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Dan Kittilson of Park Rapids grew up on a small natural environmental lake. "When I was growing up my interest in lakes, nature, wildlife, my frogs and minnows began to flourish. Passion for fishing and the lakes became further enhanced during my teaching career with family time...
May 28, 2017 - 11:32am
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
The Akeley/Paul Bunyan All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Club in Akeley is the recipient of an Enbridge $54,000 Ecofootprint Grant.
May 28, 2017 - 11:29am
May 20, 2017
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Michigan-based author and songwriter Bill Jamerson will present the "Dollar a Day Boys" program, a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps, at Itasca, Buffalo River and Lake Bemidji state parks over Memorial Day weekend. Jamerson has presented at CCC reunions...
May 20, 2017 - 10:00am
May 19, 2017
Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—Joey Piskel and his dad, Joe, had quite a surprise when they were walleye fishing in the Mississippi River in northern...
May 19, 2017 - 6:58pm
May 13, 2017
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Last summer, Tracy and Ben La Van from Des Moines, Iowa entered a Hike Minnesota Sweepstakes from Explore Minnesota for a guided hike on the...
May 13, 2017 - 10:00am
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Fishing for walleyes and northern pike started this morning at 12:01 a.m. What to expect? Like most openers, shiners are available, but not plentiful....
May 13, 2017 - 10:00am
May 9, 2017
Governor Dayton proclaims: Clean. Drain. Dry. Day
At the stroke of midnight on Saturday, May 13, Governor Mark Dayton will cast his line, proclaim Clean Drain Dry Day, signaling the start to a time honored tradition, the Minnesota Fishing Opener! With over 1.6 million anglers hitting the water, Fishing Opener is the perfect opportunity...
May 9, 2017 - 2:19pm
April 29, 2017
About fishing: Readers fire back; respect the resource
Rewinding to a column I wrote a few weeks ago, "Spring Crappie: Time to Sow and a Time to Harvest," spurred a lot of comments. Here are just...
April 29, 2017 - 8:45am
April 18, 2017
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
The red drop leaf table in the kitchen was the place for my dad to sit us down to discuss what was on his mind, including household conversations on outdoor ethics. Unpleasant at times. Recalling an incident when my older brother and I spent opening day of duck season learning duck...
April 18, 2017 - 10:28am
April 3, 2017
About Fishing: Picking a fish finder
An electronic fish finder makes it possible to locate fish while eliminating the guesswork. Anglers can benefit from using an electronic fish...
April 3, 2017 - 8:07am
March 19, 2017
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
Hubbard County is surrounded by lakes with Aquatic Invasive Species. West of us, Big Detroit and Big Cormorant was announced last summer of having zebra mussels. To the east, Leech Lake, and to the north, Red and Turtle Lakes have starry stonewort, as does Lake Koronis to the south....
March 19, 2017 - 2:25pm
February 28, 2017
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Few have the on the water experience that these two gentlemen have, Joe Fellegy, 72, of Baxter, and Ray Nepsund, 87, of Park Rapids. They are...
February 28, 2017 - 2:09pm