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September 5, 2014
Submitted photo. Biking along the Glendalough Trail is flat and easy for even some of the youngest riders.
Rollin’ along the lakes: Glendalough Trail offers easy going for bicyclists
September 5, 2014 - 10:20am
August 15, 2014
Submitted photo The Wetland Habitat Protection Program offers funding for landowners in order to protect Minnesota’s sensitive shoreline and wetland areas for future generations.
County part of new wetland protection plan
August 15, 2014 - 11:32am
August 12, 2014
The new moose habitat plates are available at county deputy registrar offices in Minnesota. For more information, go to callofthemoose.com. Image courtesy Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Minnesota moose get license plate, new funding
August 12, 2014 - 9:20am
August 8, 2014
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS Most spent flowers, such as these lilies, should have dead buds removed, but not be fully trimmed back until after a hard frost, said Jodie Ramsay. Perennials need to keep their leaves in order to store energy to last through the winter and grow back in the spring.
It’s prime time for perennials
August 8, 2014 - 11:11am
Eric Hendrickx/FOCUS Perham’s disc golf course starts near the tennis courts in Arvig Park. Parking is north of the 3rd Ave. NW and 6th St. NW intersection.
No tee time needed: Disc golf gaining steam in Perham
August 8, 2014 - 11:04am
Conservative deer hunt set by DNR
August 8, 2014 - 10:55am
400 miles across Iowa, former Perham student makes RAGBRAI bike trek
August 8, 2014 - 10:10am
July 25, 2014
A pair of gray wolf pups pause in the early-morning sunshine near Brimson, Minn. (Paul Sundberg photo)
Minnesota wolf hunt grows: More permits, higher harvest level set for 2014
July 25, 2014 - 2:00pm
July 3, 2014
July Outdoors Events Calendar
July 3, 2014 - 3:05pm
Efforts to fight invasives are ongoing
July 3, 2014 - 3:03pm
Early summer is the time of year when many turtles attempt to cross roadways in Otter Tail County. Drivers should be on the watch for turtles, and avoid hitting them.
Tom Hintgen/FOCUS
Don’t tread on turtles: be aware of them crossing roadways during nesting season
July 3, 2014 - 2:59pm
June 9, 2014
Public input sought on walleye, bass regulations in OTC
June 9, 2014 - 6:41am
June 6, 2014
June Outdoor events Calendar
June 6, 2014 - 1:15pm
Clara Helvig finds and repurposes containers for her hen and chick garden south of Perham. She uses old silo blocks, shoes, bowls and bird cages. She has been a hen and chick gardener since the early 1980s.
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS
On your mark... get set... GROW!
June 6, 2014 - 12:06pm
May 21, 2014
Deer tick (left) and wood tick (right) compared. Credit: National Park Service
Now is prime time for ticks
May 21, 2014 - 8:59am