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April 18, 2018
Patriot Karli Skog finished second in the 60-meter hurdles at Bemidji State University Thursday, April 12.
Track and field: Patriot girls 1st, boys 3rd in Bemidji
17 hours 5 min ago
College Athletics: Gopher Road Trip travels to Cragun's May 23
18 hours 5 min ago
Fred Boos poses on the practice green of The Pines at Grand View Lodge, the golf course he created that helped turn the Brainerd Lakes Area into a golf mecca. Boos passed away April 13.
Area Golf: Boos remembered as the creator of golf mecca
23 hours 5 min ago
April 17, 2018
CO Eric Sullivan (Pequot Lakes) reports area lakes still have large amounts of ice and snow, which has contributed to the limited success anglers are experiencing. ATV violations included illegal youth operation and expired registration.
MnDNR Conservation Officer weekly report - April 17, 2018
April 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
April 16, 2018
The par 3 12th hole at Whitefish Golf Club near Pequot Lakes is a short approach shot over water to a large green with bunkers surrounding it.
Area Golf: Whitefish sitting strong after 50 years
April 16, 2018 - 11:00am
Front row, from left: Cate Travis, Claire Dahl, Debren Popkes, Kalli King and Hannah Barchus. Back row: Emily Hanneken, Chloe Andrus, Lexi Trout, Michaela Holm, Rylee Norman and Leah Crannell. Submitted Photo
PR-B 14U team takes first
April 16, 2018 - 3:00am
April 15, 2018
Duluth News Tribune file photo.
Deer plan fosters understanding of management, more citizen input - Comments accepted through May 9
April 15, 2018 - 11:00am
Whitefish Women's golf begins May 2
April 15, 2018 - 4:30am
DNR concervation officer Jim Guida (left) presents Dan Zimmerman an award in honor of Zimmerman's 30 years as a volunteer DNR snowmobile safety instructor.
Dan Zimmerman honored for 3 decades as volunteer instructor
April 15, 2018 - 4:00am
April 14, 2018
Despite snowfall the day earlier in Minneapolis, workers did an admirable job getting Target Field ready for the Minnesota Twins home opener against Seattle on Thursday, April 5. Fans were bundled up in the shaded seats in right field as game-time temperatures were in the mid-30s. Pete Mohs / Echo Journal
Pete's Point: Weather conditions hinder spring activities
April 14, 2018 - 11:00am
 The Straight River was a widely-known and much-loved fishing destination, and as a spring-fed river there was concern that intensified irrigation might reduce its flow, warm its waters and endanger its fish. Some believed there should be a moratorium - a "hold" - on new irrigation wells until their impact on the subsurface water flowing into the Straight River could be more fully understood. Illustration
Inside the Outdoors: Whose water is it?
April 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Reid Pierzinski
Area Track and Field: Pequot's Pierzinski, Hubbard stand out at Beaver Relays
April 14, 2018 - 8:00am
The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association recently donated $500 to the Pequot Lakes High School Trap Shoot Team. Accepting the check from MDHA Chapter Secretary Jim Stetler, center, are Coaches Steven Weagel and Nikki Shoutz.
PL trap team receives MDHA donation
April 14, 2018 - 3:00am
April 13, 2018
Ceci Sechser connects with a pitch in the Tigers' wiffleball game Thursday, April 5. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Beating the winter blues
April 13, 2018 - 11:00am
"The freeze-thaw cycle produces extremely weak ice that is dangerously deceptive in its appearance and how thick it measures," said Lisa Dugan, recreation safety outreach coordinator. "A cold snap now doesn't change the fact that ice already had begun melting and continues to deteriorate rapidly."
DNR reminder: Return of cold weather doesn't mean ice is safe
April 13, 2018 - 4:30am