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Highway 18 resurfacing, lane closures in Crow Wing County begin Tuesday
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ISD 181 Viewpoint: Listening to the voices of our community
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What's Up Outdoors: Taking time to listen and learn
Outdoor Notes - May 28
Conservation Officer Report: Ducklings rescued near Pequot Lakes
Crow Wing State Park: New park manager continues to share history
Wild and free
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This Was Brainerd - May 28
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Performing Arts - May 25
Artist captures a sense of place through small collages at Bay Lake area gallery
'The (Almost) Totally True Story of Hansel and Gretel' to set CLC stage
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May 28, 2017
Outdoor Notes - May 28
Tours of Soudan Underground Mine resume Memorial Day weekend Guided public tours of Soudan Underground Mine, the state's first iron ore mine,...
16 hours 27 min ago
May 26, 2017
Wild and free
Rural Pillager farmer Mark C. Maine watches a mature bald eagle leave it's cage Wednesday near the spot where he discovered it in a trap on May...
May 26, 2017 - 8:00am
May 12, 2017
Fishing Opener: Warming waters, spawning fish ingredients for good fishing Saturday
Experts say the bite could be heating up as waters are warming, driving fish into the shallows searching for food for the Saturday fishing opener....
May 12, 2017 - 7:00am
May 9, 2017
Reader Opinion: User pays
I have been fortunate enough to make my living in the sport fishing industry my entire life. I have fished all over this great nation of ours. I am convinced Minnesota has the best multi-species fishing in the country. Our DNR is asking for a $3 increase for a fishing license to make...
May 9, 2017 - 8:31am
April 21, 2017
Reader Opinion: Treaties dictate rights
An April 14 letter writer complained that the Minnesota DNR needs to take over the Indian reservations and make its inhabitants adhere to state hunting and fishing laws. The writer believes that the Native Americans think that they deserve special rights. The letter is wrong on both...
April 21, 2017 - 9:00am
March 29, 2017
Spring is here and so are burning restrictions
Billowing black and grey smoke was seen Tuesday afternoon above the tree line south of Brainerd as a controlled burn was taking place in Crow...
March 29, 2017 - 6:30am
March 21, 2017
UPDATE: Catch-and-release only, 21-day July closure in store for summer Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing
Catch-and-release only regulations needed to rebuild Mille Lacs Lake's walleye population will again be in effect when anglers hit the water...
March 21, 2017 - 9:13pm
March 12, 2017
Be prepared to fish all year long
Want to be prepared for each upcoming fishing season opener and what is needed to legally enjoy a day on the water? Read on and start planning...
March 12, 2017 - 7:02am
March 9, 2017
First eaglet of 2017 arrives on Mn DNR's EagleCam
The bald eagles featured on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' EagleCam have their first chick of 2017. The egg hatched today Thursday,...
March 9, 2017 - 2:27pm
March 7, 2017
Crash sends Emily man to hospital
OUTING—A 73-year-old Emily man was taken to the hospital Monday after crashing the Chevrolet Equinox he was driving on Highway 6 near Eastburn Road in Crooked Lake Township in Cass County, near Outing. The Minnesota State Patrol reported Harold Edmund Cook was traveling south...
March 7, 2017 - 11:14pm
Mille Lacs Lake advisory committee meets March 10
The Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee will meet from 5-7 p.m. Friday, March 10, at McQuoid's Inn Cedar Room, 1325 State Highway 47 in Isle. Minnesota DNR staff will provide an update on this year's safe harvest level and summer walleye regulations, as well as the latest winter...
March 7, 2017 - 10:14pm
Guest Opinion: Minnesota state parks and trails need a boost from users, taxpayers
The Department of Natural Resources is asking for modest fee and general fund increases for Minnesota’s state parks and trails system during...
March 7, 2017 - 11:52am
March 2, 2017
Minnesota family reports black bear den, helps DNR with research
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — For the second time in as many years Roxann Eischens and her family got an up close and personal look at a black bear...
March 2, 2017 - 3:35pm
February 27, 2017
Catch and release returning to Mille Lacs for open water season
Despite the highest winter walleye catch rate ever observed on Mille Lacs Lake, a decision was made to go with catch and release walleye fishing...
February 27, 2017 - 10:54pm
February 25, 2017
Deer Plan: Locals share hopes for state's herd management
The future of deer management in Minnesota is on the drawing board with the hope of creating the first statewide plan that could shape the future...
February 25, 2017 - 6:23pm