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'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Panthers coast to another dual win
Tigers control net in win over Blackduck
Pirates hand Braves first conference loss
Fast start keys Cardinals' win over Warriors
Tigers roll to another impressive victory
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
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
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
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
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
February 16, 2013
Hubbard County looks at new options for trash disposal
To burn or not to burn. That is the question. Hubbard County commissioners Tuesday mulled over the issue of waste disposal and the future. As...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 13, 2013
Becker County to hire AIS coordinator
Though the details are still being ironed out, the Becker County Board of Commissioners took action Tuesday to move forward with plans to contract for the services of an aquatic invasive species (AIS) coordinator. The board was acting on the recommendations of the county's AIS Task...
February 13, 2013 - 3:38pm
SWCD taking tree seedling orders
The Hubbard County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is now taking pre-orders for tree seedlings scheduled for pick-up on May 3-5. There are a wide variety of tree and shrub seedlings available with a minimum order of 25 per species. For the landowner who may want...
February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 6, 2013
DNR to make changes in endangered, threatened and special concerns categories
BEMIDJI -- In 1984, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources published its first list of indigenous animals and plants that need protection....
February 6, 2013 - 8:17am
February 5, 2013
DNR commissioner visits with Beltrami County officials
BEMIDJI - Asian carp have a long way and several obstacles to get through before they could reach waters in northern Minnesota. That was one message from Tom Landwehr, commissioner of the state's Department of Natural Resources during a meeting with Beltrami County commissioners...
February 5, 2013 - 5:25pm
January 31, 2013
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnie
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnibigoshish Water sampling efforts have detected the presence of two microscopic, larval zebra mussels, also called veligers, in Lake Winnibigoshish located in Cass and Itasca counties, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)...
January 31, 2013 - 12:46pm
DNR to hold Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 in Walker
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Northwest Region will host the Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium on Jan. 31, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., and Feb. 1, 9 a.m. - noon, at the Chase on the Lake Hotel and Conference Center, 502 Cleveland Blvd. in Walker. ...
January 31, 2013 - 10:32am
January 26, 2013
AIS hearing set to update state's list of special concerns
A public hearing to gather input on proposed updates to the state list of endangered, threatened and special concern species will be held before an administrative law judge at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the Sanford Center - Bemidji Regional Event Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE,...
January 26, 2013 - 1:01pm
Funds available for local water quality projects
"Community partners" are invited to submit project proposals to restore, protect or enhance water quality in Hubbard County's lakes, streams and rivers. Lake associations, nonprofits, student groups, faith organizations, schools and neighborhood groups are invited to submit ideas...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 19, 2013
Clean water watchdogs differ on process, agree on goals
As the fight persists to keep Minnesota's waters clean, some of the watchdog associations are changing partnerships and priorities. And it...
January 19, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 12, 2013
State forest nurseries ready for spring seedling sale
Millions of seedlings are available for the 2013 planting season, including 20 species of native bare-root trees and shrubs grown from seeds collected in Minnesota. Seedlings vary in size from 6 to 18 inches in height. "Pines, spruces, oaks, maples, wildlife shrubs and much more...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
Grob appointed to three-year term on AIS advisory group
Park Rapids resident, COLA member and Board of Adjustment member Ken Grob has been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species committee. The...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 5, 2013
Curbside pickup of recyclables ends
Hubbard County will no longer be offering curbside pickup for residents. "It was really an economic decision," said Rick Zeller, recycling...
January 5, 2013 - 1:00pm
DL residents tapped to be on statewide AIS committee
Two local residents have been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee by Commissioner Tom Landwehr of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Tera Guetter and Barb Halbakken Fischburg, both of Detroit Lakes, were among the 15 members who were...
January 5, 2013 - 11:12am
December 19, 2012
Perham dairy fined for waste water pollution
Bongards' Creameries in Perham has paid a $79,069 penalty to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and taken corrective actions following an investigation into a complaint related to spray-irrigation of facility waste water in 2011, according to a MPCA press release sent to...
December 19, 2012 - 4:23pm