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April 9, 2017
Plateaus and tops of buttes provide expansive views of the buttes and river valley floor in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The North Unit has a higher elevation than the South Unit and more barren buttes offer striking landscape views. (Photo/ Mark Hoffman, National Park Service)
Similar distances, different experiences
April 9, 2017 - 11:45am
April 3, 2017
John Nordstrom, Terry Heller and Robert Hanson make their way to tap a tree at Maplewood State Park in Pelican Rapids.David Samson / The Forumplay button
Sweet new facility highlights syrup-making at Maplewood Park
April 3, 2017 - 9:41am
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
March 5, 2017
Always in Season: Signs of spring appear in the valley
March 5, 2017 - 6:44pm
Hallaway Hill is a popular hiking destination at Maplewood State Park each fall in Minnesota's Otter Tail County. The view overlooks two lakes and countless maples. Submitted photo / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Dokken: Time to pony up for Minnesota's state parks
March 5, 2017 - 10:23am
February 26, 2017
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
February 26, 2017 - 6:15pm
February 19, 2017
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
February 19, 2017 - 3:31pm
February 5, 2017
Submitted illustration.
Always in Season: Few redpolls show up so far this winter
February 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
January 22, 2017
Forum Communications Company Publisher, Mark Jacobs. photo by Jenna Watson/Grand Forks Herald
Always in Season: Owl season approaches
January 22, 2017 - 11:55am
September 13, 2016
One of several protest signs against The Harbor housing development stands on the lawn of East Gull Lake City Hall ahead of a meeting to permit the project Tuesday. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
'The Harbor' is a go in East Gull Lake
September 13, 2016 - 11:10pm
One of several protest signs against The Harbor housing development stands on the lawn of East Gull Lake City Hall ahead of a meeting to permit the project Tuesday. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
‘The Harbor’ is a go in East Gull Lake: City Council votes to permit housing development
September 13, 2016 - 10:25pm
September 7, 2016
Opponents and proponents of The Harbor housing development project gather before the East Gull Lake City Council for a meeting Tuesday. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
East Gull Lake City Council delays decision on Harbor development
September 7, 2016 - 8:34am
August 31, 2016
A popular early season panfish spot for anglers known locally as “The Ditch” is the subject of debate Tuesday night at the East Gull Lake City Hall. The land is used as a horse pasture but may become a 27-home housing development. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)play button
'The Harbor' development advances: East Gull Lake zoning board approves project
August 31, 2016 - 10:35am
June 5, 2015
Wrong kind of juices flowing in Red Sand, White Sand lakes
June 5, 2015 - 9:47pm
August 28, 2014
Future plans for Whipple Beach recreation area may include a playground for children with disabilities in the trees at the edge of the beach by the lake and include a 12-foot wide paved trail to connect the play area with the parking lot. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Baxter council considers plans for Whipple Beach
August 28, 2014 - 7:23pm
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