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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Driver taken to hospital after car goes off Highway 29
County gives lakes group $50,000
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
Alexandria's Boraas signs to play Division I golf
Vogeler wraps up standout career at DB after entering college as a quarterback
Sports schedule for Friday, Nov. 16
Class A state swim: Cardinals’ 4x400 relay advances to finals
Steidl, Jordheim make the most of their five years at NDSU
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
DeLaney Ann Jane
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
DNR report: Deer farm with past CWD cases identifies more
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Robert Edward Richardson
Ardean A. Hollatz
Letter to the Editor: Epilepsy is always newsworthy
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't be a victim of silent killer
Letter to the Editor: Start a path to health, vitality
1918: Soldier writes home
Letter to the Editor: People in Alexandria are decent, incredible
4-H holds county competition
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
Tubbs wins state award: Horizon Public Health leader is retiring in January
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
Minnesota unemployment rate remains steady
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
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September 11, 2018
Explore Minnesota releases year’s first fall color map
ST. PAUL -- Explore Minnesota has launched its annual fall color map and Clay and Norman counties in northwestern Minnesota are among a few small...
September 11, 2018 - 1:27pm
July 18, 2018
Something to howl about Educators from the International Wolf Center in Ely will visit Lake Carlos State Park at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 21, to...
July 18, 2018 - 10:19am
December 1, 2017
Watch: Snowy owl rescued from Minnesota coffee roaster equipment
DULUTH, Minn. - When an Alakef Coffee Roasters employee called Wednesday. Nov. 29 to say they had found an owl stuck in a coffee machine, Wildwoods...
December 1, 2017 - 8:23am
September 25, 2013
World’s oldest-known wild black bear dies at 39
Used for research, Bear No. 56 died a quiet death
September 25, 2013 - 9:05am
March 30, 2013
DNR seeks volunteers for frog and toad calling survey
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) nongame wildlife program is recruiting volunteers for a frog and toad calling survey to help track the health of the state's 14 species. This effort is part of the nationwide North American amphibian monitoring program. "Without...
March 30, 2013 - 10:36am
December 21, 2012
Nature books offered for holiday gifts
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) offers a variety of books on the outdoors for Christmas gifts, ranging from bird feeding to landscaping to nature appreciation. Books by Carrol Henderson, DNR nongame wildlife program supervisor, are top sellers among books of their...
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 18, 2012
DNR offers a variety of books for holiday gifts
Looking for something special for a nature lover? Consider adding to their nature library. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) offers a variety of books on the outdoors ranging from bird feeding to landscaping to nature appreciation. Books by Carrol Henderson, DNR...
December 18, 2012 - 4:43pm
Reconnecting children and nature
Think back to your favorite childhood experience. For many, it's being outside on a quest to build a fort in the woods, ride your bike, or freely explore the neighborhood. Today, instead of hiking, biking and climbing trees, children are more likely to have limited direct experience...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
'Take Back the Prairie Day' set in Fergus Falls
On September 24, more than 170,000 Americans are expected to volunteer to help restore the beauty and vitality of our public lands as part of National Public Lands Day (NPLD). Since 1994, this annual event brings together thousands of volunteers from coast to coast to improve and...
September 18, 2011 - 11:23am
September 8, 2011
DNR predicts best fall color season in 10 years
Minnesotans are encouraged to keep the camera batteries charged and to not put the tent or the picnic basket away just yet, because the upcoming fall color season could be the best it has been in 10 years, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
September 8, 2011 - 11:59am
June 12, 2010
Here's how to control weeds in your garden
Nature uses weeds to heal up sites which are plantless as a result of drought or poor soil conditions in order to protect and preserve the soil. However as gardeners we do not appreciate the effort that weeds are continually trying to accomplish. Weeding to us is a never-ending chore,...
June 12, 2010 - 12:28pm
March 5, 2010
Winging a comeback
Not so long ago, it took an eagle eye to spot one around Douglas County.
March 5, 2010 - 12:05am