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For the Record - Feb. 22, 2017
Practicing for thin ice
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
No prom photo required, says Osakis superintendent
Girls basketball: Knights pull off the upset over 16-win Chargers
Boys Hockey: Alex advances to semis with 13-0 shutout over Wadena-Deer Creek
State hockey preview: Cards embrace challenge of facing defending state champ
Boys basketball: Tigers shoot 50 percent to down WCA
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Feb. 21
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
Bonnie Rae Coloroso
Fayette Melde Neunsinger
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
December 7, 2016
Minnesota hunter’s death being investigated as homicide
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — Authorities in central Minnesota reported Wednesday that the death of a hunter last month is now being treated as a homicide,...
December 7, 2016 - 2:21pm
November 23, 2016
MN official's response to new chronic wasting disease cases: shoot more deer
ST. PAUL — In response to two deer that have tested positive to chronic wasting disease in Minnesota, wildlife officials said Tuesday,...
November 23, 2016 - 2:47pm
November 12, 2016
Douglas County man injured in hunting accident
An Orange Township man was injured in a hunting accident Saturday morning. The Douglas County Hospital notified the Douglas County Sheriff's Office at 11:39 a.m. about a patient who had come in with a gunshot wound. The victim was identifed as Benjamin Kluver, a resident at 8681 County...
November 12, 2016 - 3:11pm
October 30, 2016
Minnesota DNR deer leader: Population on way up
DULUTH, Minn. — Adam Murkowski has been traveling Minnesota, listening. He listens to deer hunters and others who care about the number...
October 30, 2016 - 6:02am
October 23, 2016
Searcher finds missing 9-year-old: 'The look on her face was priceless'
RAYMOND - A pheasant hunter heard the cries for help from a lost girl and came to the rescue as a large-scale search for her was underway Saturday...
October 23, 2016 - 7:48pm
October 22, 2016
Two Minnesota tribes authorized to kill 10 moose this fall
ST. PAUL—Two Minnesota Chippewa tribes were granted a permit Friday by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources allowing them to harvest...
October 22, 2016 - 3:21pm
May 8, 2016
Banding woodcock is like catch and release hunting
By Brad Dokken, Forum News Service TAMARAC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, Minn. -- Donna Dustin knew the woodcock was there -- somewhere -- hunkered...
May 8, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 24, 2016
A sport for all ages
By Tom Cherveny, Forum News Service There are a lot of different strategies for taking turkeys, and Marlin Hanson has proven the best of them....
April 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
April 15, 2016
Legislators seeing pink ... blaze pink
The big debates in the Minnesota Legislature tend to be about taxes, spending, abortion, gay rights and such, but it turned to orange vs. pink the other day. During a House committee meeting, in which several male representatives wore bright pink clothes, lawmakers debated whether...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
March 8, 2016
Lead ammo ban crucial or rights-revoking? Tell DNR what you think
Minnesota wildlife officials will hold a public forum on their plan to ban some types of lead ammunition from a swath of state-owned hunting land. The forum will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 10, at the headquarters of the Department of Natural Resources, 500 Lafayette Road,...
March 8, 2016 - 12:41pm
January 2, 2016
Montana wolf depredation down
By Madison Dapcevich, special to Forum News Service Wolf livestock depredation is down in Montana because of the hunting and trapping season...
January 2, 2016 - 9:00am
December 11, 2015
Photo of the Week: Hunting sunrise
Eleven-year-old Lauren Krebs of Alexandria enjoys a beautiful sunrise while deer hunting in November near Osakis. This photo is one of the entries...
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
November 6, 2015
Lake Carlos State Park to remain open during deer hunt
During the special resource management deer hunt on Saturday, November 7 and Sunday, November 8, Lake Carlos State Park will remain open, but visitors are advised to wear blaze orange if they visit while the hunt is in progress. Visitors should also check for hunt-related information...
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
September 3, 2014
Trail cam trophies
Busting through the jungle of a river bottom, over slippery rocks and through moving water on a 90-degree day in late August doesn’t sound...
September 3, 2014 - 6:46am
Deadline for antlerless deer applications is Thursday
Those who want to harvest antlerless deer throughout much of Minnesota this hunting season must apply by Thursday, September 4, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. Antlerless deer permits are issued by lottery. Many deer hunting permit areas that have not been in...
September 3, 2014 - 6:42am