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Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 5, 2016
Big bass under a bobber
Cornelius Noll and his cousin, Adam Noll, were fishing together on Labor Day on Lake Miltona when they ended the summer with a bang. "(We) were...
October 5, 2016 - 3:18pm
September 30, 2016
Moose on the loose
Leanne Larson glanced out the window of her Garfield home the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 27, in search of the bus as her children were waiting...
September 30, 2016 - 1:00am
September 16, 2016
Two illegal crayfish found in Minnesota lake
HITTERDAL, Minn. —Two red swamp crayfish have been found in Tilde Lake just northeast of Hitterdal and it's the first time the invasive...
September 16, 2016 - 8:31am
September 7, 2016
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
The fall months have reputations for being some of the best months of the entire year for fishing, as most fish species, walleyes included, are...
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
September 2, 2016
Starry stonewort found in Stearns, Cass, Itasca counties
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Starry stonewort, an aquatic invasive species of macroalgae, has been confirmed in another Beltrami County lake, as well...
September 2, 2016 - 4:31pm
August 30, 2016
DNR begins to suck out invasive species infestation
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Gallons upon gallons of water were "vacuumed" up at Turtle Lake on Monday as part of an operation to filter out a recently...
August 30, 2016 - 8:23am
August 27, 2016
Minnesota wolf population stable
ST. PAUL—Minnesota had an estimated 2,278 wolves last winter, up just a tick from the year before, according to survey results released Monday by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The winter survey estimate showed several more wolf packs across the wolf range —...
August 27, 2016 - 9:38am
Body found in Park Rapids lake; crash victim identified
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—One man remains missing on Fish Hook Lake on the north edge of Park Rapids in northwest Minnesota following an accident...
August 27, 2016 - 7:36am
August 26, 2016
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources have discovered two new cases of the invasive species starry stonewort in Beltrami County. The species, a grass-like form of algae, was found in Upper Red Lake and Cass Lake, according to a press release. Additionally,...
August 26, 2016 - 2:18pm
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
When 80-year-old Rob Jacobson was a boy, he could often be found carving in the woods — even during school hours. "When I was back in...
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
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
July 1, 2016
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
FARGO, N.D. - Northland Outdoors Television, the newest venture from one of the upper Midwest’s premier outdoors content brand, will debut...
July 1, 2016 - 3:35pm
May 26, 2016
Outdoor issues after the legislative session: No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
ST. PAUL -- Blaze pink is dead. Minnesota’s lead-ammo ban and muskie stocking plans are alive. A wholesale makeover of northern pike fishing regulations is on the slow track. And a plan to expand the elk herd has been dealt a major setback. Those are among the biggest upshots for...
May 26, 2016 - 1:05pm
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 6, 2016
What do you know about bird migration?
Spring is here and birds are migrating to their summer destinations — here, Canada, the northern U.S. and Arctic. We assembled several...
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am