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Town board recesses on CHS zoning request
Central Minn. teacher plans walkout over gun violence as part of national movement
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Missing 27-year-old pregnant woman found dead in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Century students try Nordic skiing
Fosston/Bagley defeats Warriors in section quarterfinal match
Post players propel Tigers to home win
Braves hit season high in 98-84 win over Frazee
Four players hit double figures in Braves' 71-26 win over Nevis
Nevis girls drop pair of conference games
Earl Lynn Miller
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Paul Eugene Seybert
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Top 10 reasons to be sweet on Minnesota's Small Businesses
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Aging workforce highlights workplace safety: Companies need to adapt as more employees stay on the job past 65
Why are gas prices going up?
Local news to get a boost on Facebook, says Mark Zuckerberg
World-traveling musician performing at Park Rapids Library
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning releases spring schedule
Thematic music slated for Feb. 12 band concert
Juried Youth Art Exhibit now accepting applications
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
Commentary: Rep. Steve Green looking to follow historic 2017 session with another big year
Opinion: Key points to remember about consent this Valentine's
Opinion: Parents serve as positive, negative role models for children in athletics
Opinion: You can protect our democracy: Attend your caucus
PRLAAC Column: Art is for everyone
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
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May 8, 2015
Ahhhh, an ice-free Minnesota fishing opener
By Sam Cook / Duluth News Tribune KE LAKE, Minn. -- Bob Horn stood before the minnow tanks at Fisherman's Corner in Pike Lake on Thursday morning. He had a list in his hand. "I'll take two dozen rainbows and two dozen crappies," said Horn, of Duluth. He was talking...
May 8, 2015 - 8:26am
May 7, 2014
AIS efforts ramp up for state opener
As anglers prepare for the walleye and northern pike season opener this weekend, Hubbard County aquatic invasive species prevention efforts are preparing to increase the inspection and education program. “Prevention is the most effective method to deal with invasives. Everyone...
May 7, 2014 - 12:11pm
May 11, 2013
Gov. Dayton snags a walleye as fishing season opens
Park Rapids fishing guide Jason Durham received praise from Gov. Mark Dayton on Saturday morning after a successful fishing outing shortly after...
May 11, 2013 - 11:35pm
Governors from MN and ND launch on Fish Hook River Saturday morning
Park Rapids fishing guide Jason Durham received praise from Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday morning after a successful fishing outing shortly after...
May 11, 2013 - 11:41am
May 3, 2013
Extended winter will impact walleye opener on Bemidji area lakes
With one week remaining before the Minnesota fishing opener on May 11, it still looks like there will be ice on many of the lakes in the Bemidji area when the season opens.
May 3, 2013 - 7:39am
April 20, 2013
Fishing Opener still a go
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April 20, 2013 - 2:58pm
September 26, 2012
Planning under way for 2013 Governor's Fishing Opener
Explore Minnesota Tourism Director John Edman arrived at the recent Governor's Fishing Opener planning meeting, expressing gratitude and kudos for what's been accomplished to date. The GFO is the envy of other states, he told the audience. "But what we do is because of you," he...
September 26, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 3, 2012
Governor's Opener raffle ticket sales begin
The raffle ticket winner in the 2013 Governor's Fishing Opener drawing will claim a 2013 Crestliner boat with a Mercury 115 Optimax motor, trailer...
July 3, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 19, 2012
Opener was normal - inconsistent
Anglers last weekend experienced a windy welcome to the 2012 Minnesota fishing opener. Though air temperatures were delightful, controlling the...
May 19, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 12, 2012
Park Rapids sends crew to Governor's Fishing Opener
A group from Park Rapids is attending this year's Governor's Fishing Opener this weekend on Lake Waconia in hopes of receiving news that Park Rapids will be the host in 2013. Park Rapids applied to host the opener the year before but Waconia was chosen.
May 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 11, 2012
That annual rite of spring -- the walleye opener -- gets underway Saturday morning
The opening day of Minnesota's walleye season isn't a state holiday, but in the minds of many people, the annual opener is one of the biggest...
May 11, 2012 - 8:14am
May 7, 2012
Minnesota walleye preview: 'A pretty darn normal opener'
Anglers can talk about the early spring, ideal water temperatures and whether the fish have recovered from spawning, but the opening day of walleye...
May 7, 2012 - 7:35am
April 17, 2012
Senate unsupportive of moving up fishing opener
ST. PAUL -- Walleye and northern pike may be safe until Mother's Day weekend after all, if discussion in a Senate committee Monday is any indication. Members...
April 17, 2012 - 7:30am
April 10, 2012
Fishing for an early opener
Minnesota could be seeing an earlier start to the big fishing season this year. "This is it -- this is the start of the madness," said Chris...
April 10, 2012 - 7:22am
May 18, 2011
Rainy start turns to sunshine for opener in Park Rapids area
After a lousy, but typical start to the Minnesota Fishing Opener, it ended with a burst of warmth and sun. But come rain or shine, the walleyes...
May 18, 2011 - 1:00pm