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Prosecutors will not file charges in overdose death of musician Prince
Father charged with murder in death of 3-year-old western Minn. boy
Phifer exits District 8 DFL race after failing to secure party endorsement
Brainerd School Board: What's next now that bond referendum passed?
Cass County Board: 4-H coordinator honored with award for courage and innovation
Boos will be remembered for his contributions to golf in lakes area
Danecedotes: 12 Patriots commit to colleges
Track and field: Patriot girls 1st, boys 3rd in Bemidji
College Athletics: Gopher Road Trip travels to Cragun's May 23
Area Golf: Boos remembered as the creator of golf mecca
Byron W. Dezurik
Duane Henry Prahm
Margaret A. Burton
Jeanne M. Hunt (Mahlum)
Dallas "Tex" Warne
3 affordable wines to consider this spring
Crow Wing Energized: The Personal Impact of Workplace Wellness
3 Things for Better Health - April 16
Try a phone app to help you make healthy choices at the grocery store
Chef's Hat: Make your own rotisserie chicken
Danecdotes: Skipping spring is what we need
Letter to the editor: Overlooking veterans
Cheesehead Chatter: What's on your bucket list?
Pequot Lakes Mayor's Notebook: Rumors about Trailside Park plans addressed
The Last Windrow: Ice-covered lakes don't cool fishing fever
letters to the editor
Births: April 8, 2018
John and Clare Staulcup
Births - April 1, 2018
Births-March 22, 2018
April 5, 2018
Strategy for fighting invasive species: Slow the spread
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—With a steady stream of reports of zebra mussels and other aquatic invasive species getting into lakes, the battle to...
April 5, 2018 - 6:14pm
March 12, 2018
Zebra mussels double water clarity in Big Winnie: DNR calls meeting to talk about future of walleye fishery
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The first zebra mussel babies, called veligers, were confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in 2012. By 2016 the first...
March 12, 2018 - 6:05am
January 27, 2018
Crow Wing County Board: Approves plan to prevent aquatic invasive species
The Crow Wing County Board approved at its Tuesday meeting the 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Plan proposed by the Land Services department...
January 27, 2018 - 7:00am
September 12, 2017
Decontamination, inspections key to preventing AIS spread
With curly loosestrife and zebra mussels present locally, Cass County and Crow Wing County are working to prevent the spread of all aquatic invasive...
September 12, 2017 - 4:00am
September 2, 2017
Ossie, Kimble residents clash over DNR barrier removal
About 85 residents of Kimble, Ossawinnamakee and surrounding lakes gathered Tuesday, Aug. 22, to learn about the Department of Natural Resource's...
September 2, 2017 - 4:00am
August 19, 2017
Meeting set on removal of barrier between Kimball, Ossawinnamakee lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will host a public meeting for residents of Kimball Lake and Ossawinnamakee Lake in Crow Wing County...
August 19, 2017 - 4:00am
December 15, 2016
DNR finds zebra mussels in Leech Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in their larval stage in two locations in Leech Lake in Cass County. The DNR has found no adult zebra mussels in the lake, but the locations and numbers of zebra mussel larvae, called veligers, indicate a reproducing...
December 15, 2016 - 8:53pm
October 28, 2016
Zebra mussels now confirmed in Crow Wing County's Kimble Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Kimble Lake in Crow Wing County. As with a recent confirmation at...
October 28, 2016 - 11:15am
October 19, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lower Cullen Lake, Lake Hubert
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Lower Cullen Lake and nearby Lake Hubert in Nisswa. A resort owner contacted the DNR after finding several zebra mussels on a boat moored at the resort on Lower Cullen Lake. DNR invasive species staff found...
October 19, 2016 - 12:58pm
August 10, 2016
AIS take over Minnesota lakes
Talk of Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) has been around for years, but what are they actually doing to area lakes?
August 10, 2016 - 2:48pm
July 19, 2016
Crow Wing County: Ruth Lake residents ask to pay higher taxes to fight AIS
Some residents on Ruth Lake in Emily are asking to pay higher taxes. The Crow Wing County Board received a petition Tuesday, July 12, from the...
July 19, 2016 - 5:44pm
October 14, 2015
Emily: Council reacts to discovery of more zebra mussels
The Emily City Council discussed the discovery of more zebra mussels in Ruth Lake during the Sept. 8 meeting, according to unapproved draft meeting minutes. The mussels were discovered near a location where mussels were previously found in the same lake. Council member Jan Mosman...
October 14, 2015 - 11:01pm
October 9, 2015
More zebra mussels found in lakes, but DNR says fight still manageable
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed reports of zebra mussels in Lake John in Wright County and Bryant Lake in Eden Prairie. A citizen involved in a monitoring program reported a single zebra mussel in late September in Lake John, but subsequent...
October 9, 2015 - 9:53pm
Water warfare: Treatment begins for Ruth Lake
EMILY - A pilot project using copper treatment to eradicate zebra mussels from Ruth Lake in Emily began Tuesday, the fifth such treatment project...
October 9, 2015 - 9:13pm
September 11, 2015
More Crow Wing County lakes free of zebra mussels
Crow Wing County has released additional test results confirming another seven area lakes remain free from zebra mussels. Lab analysis revealed that no microscopic zebra mussel offspring, known as "veligers," were detected in Roosevelt, Serpent, Lougee, Borden, Clark, Little Hubert...
September 11, 2015 - 6:30pm