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Fatal crash in New York Mills this morning
Man hurt in rollover east of Perham
Detroit Lakes man suffers gunshot wound
Four injured in Aldrich collision
April ... showers? Sleet and snow cause unwelcome winter flashback
Three straight conference wins for Perham boys golf
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Perham sweeps Anderson-Cole Invitational
Extra inning rally gives Pequot Lakes a road win
Mary Ann A. Paavola
Lyle William Hughes
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Papacito's expanding into Detroit Lakes
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
A business with a view to Perham: Ottertail Glass will open April 10 on Main Street
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
April 6, 2017
Increased outdoors fees in Minnesota needed, Landwehr says
BEMIDJI, Minn.-- Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr is making rounds across the state to discuss potential fee...
April 6, 2017 - 8:43am
March 31, 2017
Spring burning restrictions begin today
With warm temperatures, little to no snow and dry vegetation, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will start spring burning restrictions in parts of the state today. As conditions for wildfires increase, exposed dead grass and brush can light easily and burn quickly, especially...
March 31, 2017 - 10:26am
March 21, 2017
Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs Lake
Catch-and-release only regulations needed to rebuild Mille Lacs Lake’s walleye population will again be in effect when anglers hit the water on Saturday, May 13. The 2017 walleye season on Mille Lacs is scheduled to run through Monday, Sept. 4.
March 21, 2017 - 12:34pm
March 20, 2017
Minnesota boaters urged to get educated before season begins
Just as the “rules of the road” are learned before getting behind the wheel of a car, the same should be done before getting on a boat and taking the helm.
March 20, 2017 - 11:34am
March 18, 2017
Woodie Camp applications being accepted
Kids interested in the outdoors are invited to apply for the Minnesota Waterfowl Association's Woodie Camp in August. The camp is developed with...
March 18, 2017 - 9:00am
March 9, 2017
Ice fishing shelter removal dates approaching for northern Minnesota lakes
Ice anglers in northern Minnesota are reminded ice shelter removal dates are approaching for lakes located north of Highway 200 and U.S. Highway 2, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Because of rapidly deteriorating ice conditions, anglers may need to remove their shelters...
March 9, 2017 - 1:22pm
March 8, 2017
Deadline approaching for Minnesota Waterfowl Association's Woodie Camp
Each summer since 1989, young waterfowlers from around the state have gathered at the Minnesota Waterfowl Association's Woodie Camp. Developed with guidance from professionals of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Woodie Camp is...
March 8, 2017 - 10:57am
February 24, 2017
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
As unseasonably warm weather quickly deteriorates ice conditions on lakes across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources urges lake recreationists to take caution. Over the past week, public safety officials have reported more than a half-dozen ice emergencies...
February 24, 2017 - 1:54pm
January 31, 2017
Give input on topics to be covered in state deer management plan
People interested in deer are encouraged to contribute ideas and feedback about possible deer management topics that will shape Minnesota’s first-ever deer management plan.
January 31, 2017 - 10:59am
January 12, 2017
DNR hosting 12 public engagement meetings to discuss deer management goals
People interested in deer will have a chance to discuss goals and values that could define Minnesota’s first-ever deer management plan in a series of 12 public engagement meetings the Department of Natural Resources will host throughout the state between Tuesday, Jan. 31, and Thursday,...
January 12, 2017 - 11:46am
August 4, 2016
Sailing Club race
We are drawn to the elements. Earth. Wind. Water. Fire. And perhaps one thing more. Competition. Sunday morning on Pelican Lake, the wind 15...
August 4, 2016 - 11:58am
First new bat species discovered in Minnesota in more than a century
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, in collaboration with Central Lakes College, has discovered a bat species new to Minnesota, the...
August 4, 2016 - 11:53am
July 25, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in East Spirit Lake in Otter Tail County; Lake Osakis in Todd and Douglas counties
The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in northwestern Minnesota’s East Spirit Lake in Otter Tail County and central Minnesota’s Lake Osakis in Todd and Douglas counties. On July 9, an East Spirit Lake user brought a one-quarter inch zebra mussel to the...
July 25, 2016 - 2:51pm
June 28, 2016
A lone baby loon: What should one do with orphaned animals?
BAXTER, Minn. -- Loon chicks are most often seen perched atop the backs of their parents in an effort to protect them from potential predators. Which is why when one loon chick found itself alone in the lawn near state Rep. Josh Heintzeman’s Baxter home, it drew some attention....
June 28, 2016 - 2:56pm
March 21, 2016
Mille Lacs walleye rules: All catch-and-release, all artificial lures, all season
ST. PAUL -- Mille Lacs Lake anglers will have to release all walleyes they catch this summer, and they'll be restricted to using artificial tackle only. Those were among regulations the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Monday for the lake, where the walleye population...
March 21, 2016 - 5:23pm