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Efforts made to stop rising water at Spitzer Lake
Weekly police report - June 21 edition
Perham chosen one of America's best small towns to visit
Looking for a little loot? You might find it at Arvig Park
Motorcyclist suffers broken leg near Mills
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Guest editorial: A bipartisan Farm Bill that works for Minnesota
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
April 29, 2018
County board reviews broadband expansion
County board members met with CCG Consulting, Finley Engineering and local vendors to discuss a broadband feasibility study. CCG President Doug Dawson and Finley Project Engineer Chris Konechne reported that, within the next four to five years, local vendors will have provided about...
April 29, 2018 - 10:26am
April 18, 2018
More public input sought in new deer plan
Minnesota's new deer plan sets a new statewide harvest target, increases citizen participation in deer management, and outlines ways to keep the population and habitat healthy, according to a Minnesota DNR news release. The Department of Natural Resources is taking online public comments...
April 18, 2018 - 9:41am
Glendalough State Park hosts annual walk April 21
The 22nd annual Walk for Glendalough will be Saturday, April 21, at Glendalough State Park. Registration begins at 9 a.m. at the historic Glendalough lodge, which will be open for tours. There is no fee to enter the park on this day, but because the walk is intended as a fundraiser,...
April 18, 2018 - 8:16am
November 15, 2017
DNR deer meat donation program benefits many families in local area
Getting that trophy buck and stocking their own freezers with meat aren't the only reasons for hunters to be out in the predawn hours, helping...
November 15, 2017 - 9:16am
July 16, 2017
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Hunters, anglers and everyone who has a role in selling licenses for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources can anticipate a new electronic license system that will enhance customer service starting in the spring of 2020.
July 16, 2017 - 8:15am
July 7, 2017
County has clarification on government managed lands
County residents have asked county commissioners about Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service managed lands. The county conservation committee received clarification through committee members and County Commissioners Wayne Johnson of Pelican Rapids...
July 7, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 13, 2017
Fish, hunt, save lives: MN first to offer organ donor option on fishing license
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Minnesota's fishing season is about to start, and those renewing their license online will have a chance to save lives...
May 13, 2017 - 10:18am
May 4, 2017
DNR adds more dogs to sniff out zebra mussels as efforts ramp up
DULUTH, MINN.—"Brady" looks like any other law enforcement officer of his rank — an eager, aggressive disposition, a long snout...
May 4, 2017 - 8:21pm
March 23, 2017
Bat-killing fungus expanding across Minnesota
ST. PAUL — White-nose syndrome has now killed bats in six counties in Minnesota, up from two last year, and probably has spread to virtually...
March 23, 2017 - 3:20pm
February 28, 2017
Mystery of Minnesota North Shore waterfalls may be solved
DULUTH, Minn.—A recent study of Devil's Kettle Falls on Minnesota's North Shore, completed out of "scientific curiosity," shed light on...
February 28, 2017 - 10:21pm
December 2, 2016
Henning native receives lifesaving award
Erin Houselog, 24, was recognized with the Lifesaving Citizen Award by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's office last week after rescuing several...
December 2, 2016 - 11:30am
November 15, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in Franklin Lake in Otter Tail County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Franklin Lake in Otter Tail County—one of several recent confirmations across the Minnesota as lake property owners and lake service provider businesses check equipment for invasive species at the end...
November 15, 2016 - 9:38am
August 31, 2015
Conservative bear hunt on tap in Minnesota
Drawing a bear license in Minnesota used to be a routine thing. A hunter usually could get a license in the state's bear lottery every year or every other year. Those days are gone—at least for the foreseeable future.
August 31, 2015 - 10:37am
August 19, 2015
Meeting on groundwater management plan in Park Rapids Aug. 25
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is hosting two public meetings Tuesday in Park Rapids to present and take comments on the Straight River Groundwater Management Area draft plan. The plan describes actions the DNR will take over the next five...
August 19, 2015 - 10:18am
April 30, 2015
First wild bird with avian flu confirmed in Yellow Medicine County
ST. PAUL — A Cooper’s hawk from Yellow Medicine County is the first Minnesota wild bird to test positive for the highly pathogenic avian influenza HPAI virus that has infected poultry farms across Minnesota, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported Thursday morning....
April 30, 2015 - 12:02pm