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Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
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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
October 3, 2013
Cougar reportedly spotted near Hendrum
HENDRUM, Minn. – A cougar was spotted near here over the weekend. A trail cam caught the animal moving through the area. The cat was also reportedly spotted in a different area west of Hendrum. A family that owns chickens nearby told WDAY-TV they are on the lookout. but so...
October 3, 2013 - 8:16am
October 1, 2013
DNR says hunter killed another research bear
The Department of Natural Resources confirms that a second bear tracked by wildlife researchers in northeastern Minnesota has been killed by a hunter. A DNR spokesman says the bear was legally harvested Friday. Minnesota Public Radio News reports the Wildlife Research...
October 1, 2013 - 7:04am
September 27, 2013
More bad news for Minnesota moose
By John Myers /Duluth News Tribune Minnesota’s dwindling moose herd has a year off from human hunters in 2013, but that doesn’t mean life for the big north woods critters is a walk in the park. Moose are still being hit hard by disease, injury and parasites, and...
September 27, 2013 - 8:21am
August 26, 2013
Unwary wolf pups near Brimson concern wildlife officials
By Sam Cook / Duluth News Tribune BRIMSON — Gary and Jody Hepola knew something was different Wednesday morning. They hadn’t seen the...
August 26, 2013 - 7:33am
August 21, 2013
Letter: Other ways to move ospreys from nest
This is regarding the Ospreys eviction from power line. In Longmont, Colo., they had two separate problems with the ospreys nesting in places that could cause problems. The solution they found was to install a similar type of pole away from the original nesting site. In the case...
August 21, 2013 - 1:08pm
August 10, 2013
Ospreys evicted from power line; are chronic problems
BY Sarah smith email@example.com A pair of ospreys that decided to nest overlooking the Itasca-Mantrap substation in Hubbard...
August 10, 2013 - 2:06pm
July 31, 2013
Another great season for butterflies in north country
BY John weber FOR THE ENTERPRISE In July, wife Marlene and I completed our 21st season of “4th of July” counts in north central Minnesota. Aided...
July 31, 2013 - 12:36pm
July 30, 2013
Minnesota DNR cuts number of wolf licenses
By Sam Cook / Duluth News Tribune DULUTH – With Minnesota’s estimated wolf population down about 25 percent from recent years, state Department of Natural Resources officials will allow fewer wolf hunting and trapping licenses this fall, the agency announced Monday. The...
July 30, 2013 - 8:09am
July 3, 2013
Ely bear researcher Rogers looks for reprieve
By John Myers / Duluth News Tribune Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers is holding out hope that Minnesota officials might change their minds...
July 3, 2013 - 10:14am
April 18, 2013
Long winter taking toll on wildlife
Old Man Winter not only has a pretty hard grip on the region, but his icy fingers seem to be curling around some of the area’s beloved wildlife....
April 18, 2013 - 7:52am
April 14, 2013
Flocks of giant white birds are catching the eyes of outdoor enthusiasts
American White Pelicans were driven to near extinction in the early 20th century from human pressures, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). There were no reports of nesting pelicans in Minnesota for 90 years, from 1878 until 1968. Conservation efforts...
April 14, 2013 - 10:50am
April 13, 2013
Bears emerging from hibernation; cause for preparation, not alarm
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wildlife managers are reporting an increase in bear sightings as the animals begin emerging from hibernation. Bear sightings are most prevalent in northern Minnesota, but bears can also be spotted in some metropolitan areas. “Spring...
April 13, 2013 - 11:18am
Same cat on the prowl? Osakis cougar seen again
By Brad Dokken / Grand Forks Herald - Dave Larson was hunting coyotes with his two hounds January 23 south of Osakis when the dogs picked up...
March 13, 2013 - 9:15am
March 12, 2013
Poll finds support to delay next Minnesota wolf hunt
John Myers / Duluth News Tribune - A majority of Minnesotans surveyed last month favor a five-year delay before the state holds another wolf...
March 12, 2013 - 8:14am
March 3, 2013
Wondering where the lions are in Minnesota
Dave Larson was hunting coyotes with his two hounds Jan.
March 3, 2013 - 10:59am