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Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Local small businesses invited to participate in blitz
Cass County Board: Committee formed to find new county attorney
County declares emergency after week's storms
Double trouble: Autumn storms bring heavy rains and winds
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Wealth column: 6 fall financial system must-dos
Business Notes - Sept. 17
Biz Buzz: PetSmart creates Black Friday atmosphere early
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
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Danecdotes: North Stars look to build on success, rally a fanbase
High School Football: Storm registers 1st victory in series vs. Warriors
College Volleyball: After slow start Raiders get 6th division win
Area Football: Big 3rd quarter leads Huskies to win
Boys Soccer: Warriors, Sartell tie in overtime
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Fishing: Palaniuk caps magical season with angler of year title
What's Up Outdoors - The future of outboards
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 17
DNR conservation officer reports for Sept. 17
Palaniuk remains on top of season points race after first round of AOY Championship
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Church News for Sept. 22
Clergy View: God has a part to play for everyone
This Was Brainerd - Sept. 22
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
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Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Performing Arts - Sept. 21
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Her Voice Magazine
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September 17, 2017
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 17
Hackers for the win on Gull Lake The team of Kevin and Lucas Hacker won the Aug. 5 Northerns Inc. tournament on Gull Lake with a total catch of 23 pounds, 7 ounces. Placing second were Rob and Roberta Carper, with 21 pounds, 5 ounces; in third place were Ron and Dave Wickham with...
September 17, 2017 - 6:30am
August 25, 2017
Minn. DNR clearing up errors in hunting, trapping handbook
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said on Friday, Aug. 25, the 2017 hunting and trapping regulations handbook and...
August 25, 2017 - 2:13pm
August 14, 2017
Lack of rain creating fire danger in northwest Minnesota
ROSEAU, Minn.—It's dry across much of northwest Minnesota, and the Department of Natural Resources is asking people to be cautious with...
August 14, 2017 - 9:22pm
August 13, 2017
Outdoor Notes for Aug. 13
Wickham's on top at Roosevelt Ron and Rhonda Wickham took first place at the July 29 Northerns Inc. tournament on Roosevelt Lake with a total catch of 22 pounds, 3 ounces. In second was the team of Leroy Frosty and Gavin Kretsch, with 19 pounds, 4 ounces; in third was the team of...
August 13, 2017 - 6:30am
July 31, 2017
Prescribed burn planned July 31 at Rotary Park
The Brainerd Fire Department will conduct a prescribed burn Monday night, July 31, at Rotary Park in Brainerd. The park is located south of the water treatment plant off East River Road. The burning will begin at 5 p.m. and is expected to be completed by 10 p.m. There will be smoke...
July 31, 2017 - 6:14pm
July 30, 2017
Outdoor Notes for July 30
Youth can hunt deer with adult mentors during special hunts Youth can apply to hunt deer in select state parks and other refuge areas during 16 special deer hunts in October and November. "These special hunts provide the opportunity for parents or other adult mentors to go afield...
July 30, 2017 - 9:30am
July 21, 2017
Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing closure extended 2 weeks
New fisheries data collected by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources show the total safe harvest allocation for walleyes on Mille Lacs...
July 21, 2017 - 5:11pm
July 20, 2017
Safety, safety, safety is key to injury-free ATV ride
Tooling around on a four-wheeler, side-by-side or another all-terrain vehicle is a fun activity for many. At the same time, it can be dangerous....
July 20, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 16, 2017
Moorhead, Clay County seek participation from Minnesota leaders on F-M diversion talks
MOORHEAD — City and Clay County leaders are seeking Gov. Mark Dayton's help to reopen lines of communication between the Fargo-Moorhead...
July 16, 2017 - 5:26am
June 27, 2017
Recreation fee increases go into effect July 1
The Department of Natural Resources reminds state park visitors, snowmobilers and ATV riders that fee increases will go into effect July 1. However, the cost of fishing and hunting licenses, including deer licenses, won't increase until 2018.
June 27, 2017 - 4:30am
June 25, 2017
Officials: Diversion Authority close to agreement with DNR before contact was cut
FARGO — Though on opposite sides of a lawsuit, Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority officials said they felt they were tantalizingly close...
June 25, 2017 - 3:21pm
June 23, 2017
Sheriff's Corner: Be safe when target practicing
A question that often comes up throughout the year, but especially in the summer months, is what are the laws for safe target practice. Likewise,...
June 23, 2017 - 12:04pm
June 11, 2017
Brad Dokken: Northwest Minn.'s Rydell Refuge marks 25 years
If you've never been to Rydell National Wildlife Refuge, here's the perfect excuse for a last-minute road trip. The Friends of Rydell and Glacial...
June 11, 2017 - 8:39am
June 7, 2017
Cass County Board: Regional DNR officer addresses commissioners
WALKER—Rita Albrecht, northwest regional director for Minnesota DNR, informed Cass County Board members Tuesday about some of the DNR's current activities. That DNR region covers 23 counties from Cass west to the North Dakota border and north to the Canadian border. Albrecht...
June 7, 2017 - 11:30am
Cass County Board: Bids awarded for road stripping project
WALKER—Traffic Marking Services won the right to paint lane striping on Cass County roads with a bid 30.16 percent below engineering estimates at $481,172.30. All the other three bids ran at least 12 percent under estimates. Cass County will do summer road grading and bill Minnesota...
June 7, 2017 - 10:30am