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Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
18 Online program an opportunity for high school teachers to earn college credits
Osage gun range expansion divides small community
Defense delivers as Panthers win opener
Up-tempo style key to Panthers' success
Kennedy scores game-winner in overtime
Nevis girls fall in overtime in opener
Peterson scores 30 as Braves win opener
Deloris Marvel Steinberg
Raymond E. Jacobsen
Lorraine C. Wright
Carol A. White
Carol Mae (Larson) Weech
Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Winter fairytale will be staged at Park Rapids Area High School
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Teens share traditional Ojibwe dance
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Commentary: Menahga needs to invest in school expansion, future programming
Letter: Preserve College in the high school
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
Letter: Social isolation problematic during winter season
Bust your holiday budget already?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
July 23, 2015
Second biggest lake in Becker County may have zebra mussels
Big Cormorant Lake could soon become the latest area water body to fall victim to the invasion of zebra mussels. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is in the process of investigating a report that zebra mussels were discovered in Becker County's second largest...
July 23, 2015 - 8:04am
July 10, 2015
Becker County's Lake Eunice infected with zebra mussels; third Becker County Lake
Residents of Lake Eunice got some bad news late last week, when the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources made the official announcement that their lake was the third in Becker County to be infested with zebra mussels. On June 22, a citizen provided DNR aquatic invasive...
July 10, 2015 - 11:38am
April 22, 2015
BELTRAMI COUNTY BOARD: Lake Bemidji at high-risk for mussel infestation, study says
BEMIDJI—Lake Bemidji holds one of the highest risk levels for zebra mussel infestation out of studied lakes in Beltrami County, according to a report presented Tuesday to the County Board of Commissioners. Researcher Moriya Rufer, of RMB Environmental Laboratories in Detroit...
April 22, 2015 - 8:58am
December 20, 2014
DNR hoping 1,000 pounds of potash adds up to a victory against zebra mussel threat
By Dave Orrick / St. Paul Pioneer Press Minnesota might have decontaminated its first lake from invasive zebra mussels Friday. The...
December 20, 2014 - 9:37am
September 15, 2014
DNR officials confirm established zebra mussel population in Cass Lake
BY Pat Miller/Bemidji Pioneer It probably was only a matter of time before an invasive species would find its way to one of the major fishing lakes in the Bemidji area. A little more than a year ago zebra mussels were discovered in Lake Winnie and on Friday Minnesota Department...
September 15, 2014 - 3:18pm
September 13, 2014
Zebra mussels confirmed in Cass Lake in Cass County
Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Cass Lake located in Cass County in northwestern Minnesota, according to the Department of Natural Resources. A citizen discovered the zebra mussels earlier in the week while collecting shells on the beach on the southeast corner of Cedar Island....
September 13, 2014 - 9:08am
July 23, 2014
Zebra mussels scaring Becker County lake residents; COLA steps up efforts
With the recent news that zebra mussels have invaded Lake Melissa and Pickerel Lake, a decision on what to do with the $150,000 the state has allocated to Becker County for aquatic invasive species prevention has acquired a new sense of urgency. Thus, it came as no surprise that...
July 23, 2014 - 10:41am
June 28, 2014
Zebra mussels found in Becker County's Lake Melissa
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Zebra mussels have been discovered in Lake Melissa near Detroit Lakes, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
June 28, 2014 - 10:19am
June 27, 2014
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Melissa in Becker County
Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lake Melissa, located southwest of Detroit Lakes in Becker County, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. A citizen discovered the zebra mussels earlier in the week while collecting shells on the south end of the lake,...
June 27, 2014 - 11:26am
October 31, 2013
ND ramps up zebra mussel inspections
By Brad Dokken / Grand Forks Herald GRAND FORKS — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is ramping up its efforts to check for zebra mussels along the U.S. portion of the Red River after the recent finding of the invasive mollusks in Lake Winnipeg. Despite the news from...
October 31, 2013 - 7:39am
August 7, 2013
Zebra mussels invade Lake Mary in Douglas County
By Al Edenloff / Alexandria Echo Press The list of lakes infested with zebra mussels continues to grow. Last week, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in Lake Mary, south of Alexandria. When lake residents reported...
August 7, 2013 - 10:18am
July 24, 2013
Bio-weapon against zebra mussels to get another test
By Crystal Dey / Alexandria Echo Press Lake Darling trial Last year’s trial removed mussels and lake water and treated the water separately...
July 24, 2013 - 9:20am
July 18, 2013
DNR confirms zebra mussels in North Lida Lake in Otter Tail County; investigating report of zebra mussels in Lake Latoka in Douglas County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in North Lida Lake in Otter Tail County near Pelican Rapids. Late last week, DNR crews searched the lake and discovered two zebra mussels about a half-mile from the location where, earlier...
July 18, 2013 - 8:29am
May 8, 2013
Minnesota DNR using dogs to detect zebra mussels
They’ve already been searching for guns, explosives, bodies, suspects, illegal fruit and even toxic mercury. Now, add zebra mussels to the...
May 8, 2013 - 10:41am
May 3, 2013
Aquatic ecologist introduces DIY zebra mussel detection
By Crystal Dey / A,exandria Echo Press Spring has finally arrived in Minnesota. Soon lake lovers will be setting their sights on scenes of...
May 3, 2013 - 7:48am