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High winds down trees across Hubbard County
UPDATE: Power restored to Itasca State Park
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Courts: Hubbard County felony charges
Park Rapids groups plan Saturday event to promote peace, unity
Park Rapids boys golf team showed improvement
Park Rapids hosts, plays in District 6 American Legion baseball tournament
Nimrod shuts out Esox in Lake & Pine
Wolf Pack defeats Esox
Midway remains undefeated in L&P with wins over Wolf Lake, Huntersville
James Clarence Canada
Karen E. (Pollock) Hinton
Irene D. Borden
Nancy Marie Christofferson
Lawrence P. Buck
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens next week at Armory Square
New grand piano featured at next Noon Hour Concert
Second Street Stage brings blues, funk band to Park Rapids July 21
Every quilt tells a story
Jazz it up at 2nd Street Stage
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Editorial: Be alert; it’s election season
Letter: Progressive logic
Toxic Taters calls on RDO to show true support to local children
Letter: Challenge response to previous letter
Commentary: Where our freedom really comes from
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Home plate: Kabobs: From turkey, to pork, to pound cake
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
October 1, 2015
Moorhead man at center of deer harassment investigation
A 55-year-old Moorhead man may face charges in an incident on a northwestern Minnesota lake where it was thought a man used a pontoon to harass a deer and stop it from getting to shore -- thus killing the animal. ADVERTISEMENT SENDPRINT BUY...
October 1, 2015 - 8:39am
July 13, 2015
Second confirmed case of avian influenza reported in wild birds
A second confirmed case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has been reported in a wild bird. A chickadee recovered in Ramsey County and delivered on June 10 to a wildlife rehabilitation center later tested positive for avian influenza. “Since spring, the Minnesota Department...
July 13, 2015 - 7:45am
July 6, 2015
Gathering geese: DNR banding birds for statewide study
A massive geese-banding operation is taking place throughout Minnesota this week. Canada geese that are molting and cannot fly and babies who...
July 6, 2015 - 1:08pm
June 29, 2015
Cowboy ropes orphaned bear cub to rescue it for rehab
Staples, Minn., area conservation officer Jeff Halverson has been handling a lot of bear calls this year, but one recent call was from a local who handled the bear for him. A resident near Motley found a bear cub whose mother had been killed. Knowing that he was orphaned, the...
June 29, 2015 - 2:25pm
May 28, 2015
Bear sightings increase slightly this spring: Dry conditions may force them to roam farther for food
BEMIDJI -- While spotting a bear around Bemidji is nothing new, officials say there have been a few more sightings as of late. In the past week, the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports of bears wandering into yards and right up to houses. According...
May 28, 2015 - 8:42am
May 11, 2015
Boomtown madness: Prairie chicken rite of spring is fun
BY Steve Maanum FOR THE ENTERPRISE There are many reasons I look forward to the end of winter each year and the spring courtship of prairie...
May 11, 2015 - 9:14am
March 7, 2015
The plain black raven is far removed from the ordinary
By Blane Klemek I just read a story about a little girl somewhere in England that receives little gifts from crows that she feeds daily handouts to. The crows evidently leave her (in kind perhaps?) with an array of objects. These objects range anywhere from tiny colorful trinkets...
March 7, 2015 - 11:12am
March 4, 2015
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
By Dave Orrick /St. Paul Pioneer Press Snowmobilers at the Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota are being rerouted over several miles of trail because of a lone wolf's puzzling behavior. Park officials announced the trail changes Tuesday after...
March 4, 2015 - 9:57am
March 1, 2015
Osprey platform goes to new heights
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org Ospreys will return this spring to discover a new penthouse suite on the Highway 34...
March 1, 2015 - 9:11am
February 25, 2015
Black bear emergence is coming as hibernation ends
BY Blane Klemek FOR THE ENTERPRISE It won’t be long and it will be springtime. Already late February, hibernating mammals throughout the Northland will eventually emerge from their underground sleeping chambers. Some of the true hibernators, such as chipmunks, thirteen-lined...
February 25, 2015 - 11:40am
February 18, 2015
Annual Minnesota winter moose survey shows big drop from last year
Northeastern Minnesota’s troubled moose herd continues to dwindle, according to the annual aerial survey headed by the Minnesota Department...
February 18, 2015 - 8:08am
February 13, 2015
Bills would end Endangered Species Act protections for wolves
By John Myers / Duluth News Tribune Two bills have been introduced in the U.S. House this week to strip federal Endangered Species Act protections from wolves in several states. U.S. Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., introduced HF 843 that would prohibit the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...
February 13, 2015 - 7:36am
January 31, 2015
Towels for rescued waterfowl
BY Sarah smith email@example.com A Massachusetts veterinarian who read about a locally rescued loon online advises not placing...
January 31, 2015 - 4:15pm
January 28, 2015
Monarch butterfly count rises slightly as conservationists warn of extinction
(REuters) - A tally of monarch butterflies wintering in Mexico rose to 56. 5 million this year from a record low of 34 million last year but...
January 28, 2015 - 9:05am
January 24, 2015
An eagle is on the way to the Raptor Center after being injured and found in a ditch on CSAH 4 near Deer Lane Friday. DNR conservation officer...
January 24, 2015 - 3:33pm