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Weekly police report - Sept. 20 edition
Perham's HOTL school identified as 'underperforming' for Hispanic students, district implements new accountability system
Experienced watchdog journalist hired to cover Minnesota government for Forum News Service
Distracted driving cited in fatal crash in Minnesota that killed mom, daughter
Trump son plans fundraising visit to Minnesota next week
Perham extends streak while snapping Pelican Rapids' streak
Thief River Falls edges out Perham/NYM/Henning
Blue Bombers to honor the 'Perham Flash'
Thielen learned trick from Randy Moss
Perham/NYM swimmers compete at Bemidji and Park Rapids
Frances "Lucille" Newton
Allison Bethany Smith
Joe & Karen Byer 50th Wedding Anniversary Open House
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Second Hand Rose to close Perham store
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Emergency medicine physician joins Tri-County Health Care
Arvig named one of Prairie Business Magazine's 50 Best Places to Work
Shearer's Foods plans to invest more than $8 million in Perham facility
A spirited kickoff to the year
Perham Health Foundation to host Blue at the Barn
Looking Back - Sept. 13, 2018
Looking Back - Sept. 6 Edition
Area students graduate from NDSU
Linda: In the mail
Ask A Trooper: Are are school bus arm violations handled?
Your letters: Support Tobacco21
Ask A trooper: What are your thoughts about the "Kiki Challenge?"
Your letters: Thanks for the help with the corn feed
The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
Lindquist to perform Sept. 16 at Trinity Lutheran in NYM
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
Noa Fort concert Sept. 8 at NYM Cultural Center
'Otter Tales: The musical' to be performed Sept. 14-16
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'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
August 24, 2018
Man suspected of firing gun, admits to using firework
On Aug. 17, at approximately 9:22 a.m., the Battle Lake Police Department was called to the intersection of N. Lincoln Ave. and W. Bowman Street for a disturbance. A complainant and a witness reported they believed a subject had discharged a small caliber handgun one time while walking...
August 24, 2018 - 10:02am
May 10, 2018
Star Lake Township ditch revision noted
County Ditch Inspector Kevin Fellbaum reported on, during a continued public hearing, the redetermination of benefits for Ditch 55 in Star Lake Township. The benefits of Ditch 55 were reduced from $494,569 to $448,190. This is part of a county ditch viewers report. Once the benefited...
May 10, 2018 - 10:18am
April 11, 2018
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Anyone interested in deer can comment on Minnesota’s draft statewide deer management plan now through Wednesday, May 9.
April 11, 2018 - 9:16am
April 5, 2018
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
With cold weather returning across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds ice anglers and other recreationists not to be fooled by any remaining ice on lakes and streams. Over the past week, public safety officials have reported more than a half-dozen...
April 5, 2018 - 9:50am
July 7, 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 7, 2017 - 3:01pm
June 29, 2017
‘Clean, Drain, Dispose’ to prevent invasive species spread July 4 and year-round
With more people recreating, the Independence Day holiday is an especially important time to take a moment to “Clean, Drain, Dispose.” This Fourth of July and all season, join the 96 percent of Minnesotans who Clean their watercraft of aquatic plants and prohibited invasive species, Drain...
June 29, 2017 - 4:07pm
Zero tolerance for boating while intoxicated
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, county sheriffs' offices, and other public safety agencies statewide will step up patrols for intoxicated boaters June 30 through July 2 as part of Operation Dry Water, a national campaign aimed at deterring drinking and boating. The...
June 29, 2017 - 4:05pm
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 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
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
June 9, 2016
Take a Kid Fishing weekend is June 10-12
Minnesotans can take children 15 or younger fishing without licenses from Friday, June 10, to Sunday, June 12, during Take a Kid Fishing weekend. "This weekend is a way to introduce a kid to fishing without purchasing a fishing license," said Jeff Ledermann, angler recruitment, retention...
June 9, 2016 - 4:18pm
April 7, 2016
Ice off dates early this year, fishing may also be good by opener
The early temperate weather this year has led to more than early crop plantings; it has also allowed for some of the earliest ice off dates and walleye egg harvesting since 2012. A couple of lakes located farther south have even set new records, though cooler temperatures of late...
April 7, 2016 - 11:20am