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Osakis, B-E gear up for Homecoming week
Rally against corruption set for Saturday
Alexandria doctor harnesses the sun with $50,000 project
Football: Chargers hold on to hand Bears their first loss
Girls Tennis: Alexandria adds two wins for 12-7 record
Girls Soccer: Tigers hand Cards another CLC loss, 1-0
Sports schedule for Saturday, Sept. 23
Football: Panthers drop district game against Patriots
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Faith Events: Speaker coming to Osakis High
Don & Betty Kuelbs
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Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
James "Jim" W. Anderson
Michelle Kay Miller
Lorraine K. Porter
Michelle Kay "Ma Miller" Miller
It's Our Turn: The importance of precise guesstimation
Letter: Who earned the right to sit during anthem?
Echo Press Editorial: Feds delay in health care hurts consumers
Letter: Don't put gravel pit in Forada
Letter: Confederate statues promote division
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Tastefully Simple confirms layoffs, opening up building space for tenants
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
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September 7, 2017
'A great 15-minute fight': Record catfish caught in Minnesota
STILLWATER, Minn. — The St. Croix River has yielded a record-setting catfish. On Aug. 2, Mark Mosby of St. Anthony landed a 52½-inch...
September 7, 2017 - 11:31am
August 22, 2017
Lecy strings some nice ones
Teyte Lecy, 12 of Avon, recently caught a nice stringer of walleyes and bass on Lake Mary using a crankbait in 13 feet of water.
August 22, 2017 - 10:04am
July 28, 2017
Catch and release: Hospital charts fish hook removals
Something fishy is going on in the emergency room at the Douglas County Hospital and some patients, along with all the staff, seemed to be hooked....
July 28, 2017 - 2:39pm
July 20, 2017
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
DULUTH, Minn.—Ryan Kesselhon couldn't figure out what was happening to his 11-year-old daughter, Maren. One minute, Maren had been peacefully...
July 20, 2017 - 7:52pm
June 28, 2017
Morken: Worth the casts in Canada
Little things on the water can turn a day of fishing in a hurry. My father, Gary Morken, and longtime friend, Jacob Busiahn of Minneapolis, joined...
June 28, 2017 - 6:00am
June 9, 2017
DNR Question of the week: Best way to release fish without harming them
Q: What are some tips for successfully releasing fish? A: The most important thing to remember about how to release fish without injuring them is to be prepared. Have the necessary equipment readily available: needle-nose pliers, forceps, line clipper, a soft mesh or coated landing...
June 9, 2017 - 9:16am
May 25, 2017
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Editor's note: The following item was written by Mike Kurre, Department of Natural Resources mentoring program coordinator and appeared in the Minnesota DNR News email that the Echo Press receives each week. I will soon be out fishing, not in the office thinking about fishing. The...
May 25, 2017 - 6:26am
May 19, 2017
Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—Joey Piskel and his dad, Joe, had quite a surprise when they were walleye fishing in the Mississippi River in northern...
May 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 18, 2017
Lake Bemidji lands college fishing national championship
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Lake Bemidji and the Greater Bemidji area will serve as the host for a major national fishing championship later this year....
May 18, 2017 - 5:11pm
May 12, 2017
Questions and Answers about the Governor's Fishing Opener
Another Minnesota fishing season kicks off Saturday when a good chunk of the state's 1.4 million licenses anglers will take to the waters in...
May 12, 2017 - 4:03pm
May 10, 2017
An officer shortage: DNR enters opener down 25 COs statewide
Alexandria conservation officer Mitch Lawler will drop his boat into the water for the Minnesota fishing opener Saturday morning and head out...
May 10, 2017 - 12:06am
March 19, 2017
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
DULUTH, Minn.—The time is now to increase hunting and fishing license fees, says a coalition of Minnesota hunting, fishing and environmental...
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am
March 5, 2017
Minn. pike regs stay same for 2017
ST. PAUL — Plans to improve Minnesota's northern pike fishery with a system of zones and changes to bag limits and size limits has been...
March 5, 2017 - 8:01am
January 15, 2017
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A statewide fisheries advisory group again has brought up the idea of reducing Minnesota's statewide walleye limit...
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
August 24, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
ONAMIA, Minnesota-- The state will close the walleye fishing season on Mille Lacs Lake Sept. 6 after exceeding a harvest limit, DNR Fisheries chief Don Pereira said Tuesday. The announcement came at the beginning of a Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee meeting at Izaty's Resort...
August 24, 2016 - 1:55pm