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Minn. college student remains missing
Man arrested after break in, high-speed chase through four Minn. counties
Remains found may be those of missing Minnesota man
Faith, forgiveness help Minn. parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
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Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
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Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
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!)
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
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November 30, 2013
Big Buck Photo Contest
Check out the recently uploaded big buck photos!
November 30, 2013 - 10:59pm
November 14, 2013
Minnesota deer kill down 8 percent from last year
Minnesota’s deer kill after the first three days of the season was down 8 percent from last year, the Department of Natural Resources reported Wednesday. According to the DNR, hunters shot 77,008 deer during the first three days of the firearms season. Leslie McInenly, DNR big...
November 14, 2013 - 12:46pm
October 30, 2013
Local hunters affected by ammunition shortage
A nationwide ammunition shortage could challenge north woods hunters this deer season. It began about two years ago, said Hendri Ernst, general manager of Smokey Hills Outdoor Store in Park Rapids. Gun owners began stockpiling ammunition, especially of smaller caliber weapons....
October 30, 2013 - 9:53am
October 8, 2013
Minnesota sees fewer applicants for wolf hunting licenses
The allure of shooting or trapping a wolf in Minnesota may be declining - See more at: http://www.dl-online.com/content/minnesota-sees-fewer-applicants-wolf-hunting-licenses#sthash.fn7WaFX9.dpuf Applications...
October 8, 2013 - 1:39pm
September 12, 2013
Vergas hunter, deer farm owner puts $9,400 on buck
VERGAS, Minn. - Mike Summers of Summers Deer Farm has turned to social media to advertise a shot at a prized buck. On Craigslist, $9,400 will get you into Summers Game Farm, 25 acres near Vergas and the chance to be the hunter to bags and brings home at Tarzan, the 4-year-old buck. “Last...
September 12, 2013 - 3:00pm
August 19, 2013
Deer Hunting: Lottery coming to NW MN permit areas
By Brad Dokken/FORUM News Service GRAND FORKS – Hunters in many permit areas of far northwest Minnesota, where the Department of Natural Resources was offering as many as five deer tags just a few years ago, will have to watch the calendar this year if they want a shot at a permit...
August 19, 2013 - 10:11am
May 23, 2013
Hunters rescue injured osprey
Zach and Dan Ramsey’s turkey hunt was a bust, but they did bring home a bird — an injured osprey. The son and father were hunting May...
May 23, 2013 - 9:02am
April 18, 2013
A fresh shot at hunting
George Fresonke, of Perham, recently got his hands on a gun with an entire new set of sights. Fresonke is blind. He lost his sight six years...
April 18, 2013 - 4:54pm
April 12, 2013
Calling toms will be on the program for Minnesota hunters this week as the spring turkey hunting season kicks off.
The deciduous trees and the farm fields which make up the landscape around Wadena can be dynamite for turkey hunting. It is no trick to see turkeys...
April 12, 2013 - 10:15am
November 5, 2012
Hunter shoots self in foot
A Sartell man was hospitalized after he accidentally shot his foot while deer hunting Sunday evening, according to a report from the Todd County Sheriff's Office. Daniel Hayes, 26, of Sartell, Minn., was allegedly injured at around 6:30 p.m. five miles north of Clarissa, while unloading...
November 5, 2012 - 12:25pm
Hunter dies in ATV accident Saturday in Becker County
A hunter died Saturday morning in Becker County when the ATV he was driving rolled over and pinned him, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office. Michael Anthony Diieso, 55, of North Palm Beach, Fla., was traveling to his hunting site off Whaley's Road, east of County Road...
November 5, 2012 - 12:19pm
Daughter says father killed during deer opener was safe hunter
BEMIDJI - For the first time in three years, Don Bixby packed up his hunting gear and took a lunch for the start of Minnesota's firearm deer...
November 5, 2012 - 12:11pm
November 1, 2012
White Earth acts to ban wolf hunting
A new era in Minnesota hunting kicks off Saturday, as the gray wolf hunt starts at sunrise. But some area permit-holders are going to be disappointed. The...
November 1, 2012 - 10:22am
October 15, 2012
Grouse hunting trip turns into terrifying experience for Bertha sportsman
Dale Finck was pounding some heavy brush in the Huntersville State Forest the morning of Oct. 6 when he heard a yelp followed by some growling. The 43-year-old Bertha man was grouse hunting with his two German Shorthaired pointers, and his first thought was one of them had tackled...
October 15, 2012 - 8:58am
October 8, 2012
DNR responds to wolf lawsuit, petition
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has responded to recent legal challenges to the state's inaugural wolf season. DNR filed a memorandum in opposition to petitioner's motion for a preliminary injunction on the wolf season on Friday, Sept. 28, with the Minnesota Court...
October 8, 2012 - 4:12pm