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The day Curt Felt died
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Anika Dale Wolfe
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A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
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Laura Mae Toft
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Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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August 16, 2013
Explore options when considering travel insurance
The Minnesota Department of Commerce wants consumers to know that travel insurance is not required to travel. However, it may benefit some consumers but not all. Travel insurance is used to protect against the loss of non-refundable travel costs, such as airfare, hotel and tour expenses....
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Minnesota Destinations: North Central Minnesota
Travel from the Paul Bunyan Trail to a Taste of Dorset, explore the trails, woods, rivers and lakes of North Central Minnesota. Lake Country...
August 9, 2013 - 7:16am
July 27, 2013
Expect high traffic volumes on Detroit Lakes area roads July 31-Aug. 4
Motorists travelling between the Fargo-Moorhead area and Detroit Lakes for WE Fest should expect significant delays due to construction and heavy traffic volumes the week of July 29. Tens of thousands of visitors will attend the 31st annual WE Fest Country Music Festival at Soo...
July 27, 2013 - 2:22pm
July 24, 2013
Minnesota Destinations: Proctor and Spirit Mountain
Explore Proctor Speedway and Spirit Mountain Adventure Park. Proctor is just two hours from the Twin Cities and minutes from Duluth's Canal...
July 24, 2013 - 1:56pm
July 21, 2013
Eight ways to save on your next summer vacation
Vacations can sometimes come with a hefty price tag. Rather than planning on overspending, be proactive and plan ahead. This time around, do your best to enjoy a vacation without depleting your funds or adding debt. As you begin scheduling your trip, do your research with the Better...
July 21, 2013 - 2:17pm
July 19, 2013
Minnesota Destinations: Detroit Lakes
Detroit Lakes offers year-round fun. Former mayor Larry Buboltz once said that if you're bored in Detroit Lakes during the summer, go to the...
July 19, 2013 - 9:13am
July 11, 2013
Minnesota Destinations: North Shore
Travel: From Fairlawn Mansion to Superior Zoo - Welcome to the North Shore It's Lake Superior, the world's largest lake and it's one of the...
July 11, 2013 - 7:09am
July 4, 2013
Summer visitors reminded to review AIS laws before traveling
As the summer travel season approaches its peak, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds visitors to review aquatic invasive species (AIS) laws before traveling to ensure compliance and avoid a citation. Stepped up education and enforcement of Minnesota's AIS...
July 4, 2013 - 7:33am
Fourth of July is deadliest day on Minnesota roads
Despite a zero-death Independence Day last year, the 19 road deaths on the holiday during the last five years make July 4 the state's deadliest day of the year on the road, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety. A major factor for the...
July 4, 2013 - 6:12am
July 3, 2013
Fourth of July drivers urged to use caution in work zones
The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work zones during the July Fourth holiday. "We suspend work on many projects during the Fourth of July holiday," said Mike Barnes, MnDOT's Operations director. "However,...
July 3, 2013 - 9:32am
July 2, 2013
All Interstate 94 lanes now open between Clearwater, St. Cloud
Motorists travelling both directions of Interstate 94 between Clearwater and St. Cloud will find all lanes and ramps open for the July 4 holiday travel week. Lanes and ramps along the segment of busy interstate have been closed since April, 2013 as crews resurfaced the roadway. ...
July 2, 2013 - 9:16am
Minnesota Destinations: Hinckley
Located halfway between Duluth and the Twin Cities, Hinckley offers a wide variety of activities and attractions. Wondering what to do while...
July 2, 2013 - 7:41am
July 1, 2013
Explore your options when considering travel insurance
The summer travel season is in full swing and countless Minnesotans will be traveling across the country and around the world in the next few months. Some consumers will be debating about whether to purchase travel insurance for their summer vacations. The Minnesota Department of...
July 1, 2013 - 10:29am
June 28, 2013
Westbound I-94 now open between Clearwater, St. Cloud
Motorists travelling westbound Interstate 94 between Clearwater and St. Cloud will now find all lanes and ramps open for Independence Day holiday travel. I-94 has been reduced to a single lane in each direction, with the exception of the Memorial Day holiday weekend, since April,...
June 28, 2013 - 3:14pm
Minnesota Destinations: Itasca State Park
Travel Destination: Itasca State Park Looking for a great little getaway that's still close to home? Pack up the family, grab your hiking gear,...
June 28, 2013 - 6:33am