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Historical society bake sale Dec. 1
Echo Press holiday lights contest returns
Meeting to discuss B-E school buildings
Holiday blood drive planned
Are farmers getting gouged on rent?
Where are they now: Hasz sisters, Runge wrap up seasons at nationals
Boys basketball: Lakers hoping for a big start
Racing Across the Sky
Osakis girls basketball: New faces in place
Boys basketball: Knights small but mighty
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
Mike Frisch: Lessons on fishing clearer waters
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Susan Jean Erickson
Ann M. Nussbaum
Gary D. Nokes
1917: Sudden roaring storm claims a life
OUR TURN: What are you thankful for?
LETTER: Supportive of Franson's tweet
LETTER: Disappointed with Franson's remarks
COMMENTARY: The amazing impact of community giving
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
hires and promotions
on the street
November 8, 2017
Mercury discovered in Lake Aaron fish
Lake Aaron near Millerville is polluted and people should monitor how much fish they eat from it, state scientists say. State scientists are proposing to add Lake Aaron to its list of impaired waters and the state will likely issue a fish consumption advisory after fish there tested...
November 8, 2017 - 8:11am
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