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May 17, 2018
After ice-out, some Minnesota lakes seeing fish kill
May 17, 2018 - 2:22pm
May 1, 2018
"Just because you can access a lake doesn't mean it's safe to do so," stated Rodmen Smith, director of the DNR Enforcement Division, in a news release."Ice this time of year is dangerously deceptive and can change markedly in a matter of minutes& - and within just a few feet."
DNR urges extreme caution on late-season ice
May 1, 2018 - 3:00am
Deadline nears to remove fish houses
March 1, 2018 - 2:51pm
Ice Not Safe: Safety tips offered to anglers on ice
December 1, 2017 - 4:00am
November 23, 2017
County seeks input on proposed aquatic invasive species prevention plan
November 23, 2017 - 12:30pm
July 24, 2017
Cathy Hummel of Lake Overview makes lake maps seen Friday, July 21, 2017, at sold at Scheels Home & Hardware, 3202 13th Ave. S., Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
New products offer artistic views of favorite Minnesota lakes
July 24, 2017 - 8:45am
June 19, 2017
Douglas County Sheriff's Department Deputy Shawn Schmidt completes a practice aquatic invasive plant identification exercise with other AIS detector trainees during the University of Minnesota training workshop Friday. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
New squad of AIS detectives about to hit the streets -- er, lakes
June 19, 2017 - 10:00am
March 15, 2017
DNR seeks comments on Brainerd area lake management
March 15, 2017 - 6:15am
February 21, 2017
The Cass County (Minn.) Sheriff’s Office assisted with a full size pickup that dropped its front end into quickly eroding ice at the Walker City Park landing, a popular and heavily traveled landing on Leech Lake. The area has been barricaded and taped off. Submitted photo.
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
February 21, 2017 - 5:31pm
February 16, 2017
A woman uses a Secchi disk to measure water clarity. MPCA photo
MPCA lake volunteers needed
February 16, 2017 - 11:00pm
July 1, 2015
Don't let blue-green algae ruin your time at the lake
July 1, 2015 - 6:06pm
July 9, 2014
Patios may now be larger in shoreland district
July 9, 2014 - 8:21pm
July 3, 2014
MPCA publishes first-of-its-kind report on condition of Minnesota's rivers and streams
July 3, 2014 - 11:28pm