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June 15, 2016
Seven-year-old Chase Walgrave of Savage holds up a one-pound crappie he caught in late May while fishing with his grandpa and Alexandria native Randy Mickelson (back). (Contributed)
Walgrave's big day
June 15, 2016 - 11:39am
Matthew Mickelson of Maple Grove holds up an eight-pound northern that he caught while fishing on Lake L'Homme Dieu on May 27. (Contributed)
Mickelson's big pike
June 15, 2016 - 11:37am
June 13, 2016
Skyler Quinn, a recently graduated senior at Brandon-Evansville, tosses a fish into the barrell at the weigh-in on the Douglas County fair grounds on Sunday morning. All the fish shot at the tournament are sold to Bio Corporation in Alexandria to raise money for local Archery in the Schools programs.
Reducing some rough fish
June 13, 2016 - 11:35am
June 8, 2016
(Left to right) Skylar Swanson, Eloise Homelvig and Marin Halvorson spread some of the seed during the planting of a one-acre pollinator garden near Alexandria Area High School on June 1. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
PF, AAHS team up to educate and provide for pollinators
June 8, 2016 - 10:20am
Mike Frisch with a walleye he caught. (Contributed)
Mike Frisch: Walleyes on the move
June 8, 2016 - 9:57am
June 6, 2016
Second DC bow fishing challenge coming to Alexandria
June 6, 2016 - 9:31am
June 2, 2016
Minnesota moose may need endangered list
June 2, 2016 - 1:14pm
A man was burning garbage behind his house—with a dumpster a few steps away. Wind was blowing ashes and embers into a nearby shed. (Contributed photo from the Minnesota DNR)
A burning problem
June 2, 2016 - 10:34am
May 26, 2016
The author, Mike Frisch, holds up a nice largemouth bass he caught in some pencil reeds. (Contributed)
Mike Frisch: Early season bassin'
May 26, 2016 - 4:42pm
White-tailed deer make their way down a hill. (
Legislative audit: DNR deer management sound but needs improvement
May 26, 2016 - 1:29pm
Outdoor issues after the legislative session: No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
May 26, 2016 - 1:05pm
May 23, 2016
Certified gun safety instructors Dave Otto (back, left), Bernie Suchy (back, second from left) and Norb Lenarz (far right) pose for a photo with the students who recently passed their gun safety course that is paid for by the Millerville Sportsmen Club. Misty Prchal (back, fourth from right) also won a .22 rifle that the club awards to one of the students who completes the course.
Millerville Sportsmen help 22 kids gain gun safety certificates
May 23, 2016 - 11:08am
May 18, 2016
Owen Weisel
Alexandria trap team still first in its league
May 18, 2016 - 11:38am
Ten-year old Blake Nohre shows off a 21-pound tom he shot while hunting with his dad, Dave, near Miltona on the morning of May 1. (Contributed)
A little patience leads to Nohre's first bird
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
May 17, 2016
Corey Bokinskie (left) and Rob Larson pose with a stringer of 10 walleyes and a crappie that they caught on Lake Oscar this past Sunday on opening weekend.
Stringer full of walleyes
May 17, 2016 - 1:19pm