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Park Rapids PD promotes two officers to sergeant rank
Man missing following Fish Hook Lake boating accident identified
Fergus Falls tops Panthers in dual meet
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Warren J. Fisher
Marlene V. Geraud
Beverly Ione Masog
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Nevis author's first novel filled with 'real local flavor'
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
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