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Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Police Blotter - Nov. 17, 2018
Nisswa gains viewers' choice for Minnesota's best small town
Crash on Highway 6 injures both drivers
Rear-end Baxter crash injures driver and 12-year-old passenger
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
Letter to the editor: Thanks, Pequot Lakes, for your votes
As I See It: The fallacy of 'choice'
The Last Windrow: 'The Second Week of Deer Hunting'
Letter to the editor: This is a new dawn
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
October 15, 2018
Lakeshore Conservation sight-ins scheduled
Firearm sight-ins are schedule to take place on Oct. 20, 21, 27 and 28 at Lakeshore Conservation Club from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There is no fee...
October 15, 2018 - 10:00am
October 14, 2018
BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
DULUTH — It passed the U.S. Senate in the last minutes of the last day of a Congressional session that may have been its last chance to...
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
October 10, 2018
Crosslakers appreciate team's help
In 2016, many residents attended the Crosslakers-Minnesota Design Team community meetings. They voiced their hopes, concerns and fears about...
October 10, 2018 - 6:00am
September 18, 2018
SWCD offers free forest management seminar for landowners
Want to know more about woodlands? Want to manage property for wildlife? Interested in lower tax rates, conserving land for the future, or improving soil and water quality on property? Two seminars designed for landowners will offer the chance for them to learn what they can do to...
September 18, 2018 - 9:30am
September 11, 2018
Flying free: Central Minn. woman helps save monarch butterflies
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — They say if you love something, you should set it free. If that's true, Sarah Curtis of Alexandria must really love...
September 11, 2018 - 8:55pm
August 20, 2018
Lakeshore Conservation Club to host Member Appreciation Day
The Lakeshore Conservation Club will host its member appreciation day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 2. The event will feature food and games, and will include a 50-bird trap shoot, a 50-bird skeet shoot, a 50-bird 5-stand shoot and a 100-bird trap shoot. First place for...
August 20, 2018 - 5:30am
July 4, 2018
Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation moves to new location
WALKER—The Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation recently moved to a main street location in Walker and has begun to expose its conservation...
July 4, 2018 - 10:00am
July 2, 2018
Inside the Outdoors: Foes of dedicated conservation funding are already laying plans
On election night in November of 2008, those who fish, hunt and value the out-of-doors had reason to rejoice. The long-sought goal of a constitutional amendment to fund conservation efforts had been approved by Minnesota voters. This constitutional amendment — officially called...
July 2, 2018 - 7:30am
June 7, 2018
Cass County Board: Grant sought to buy forested, environmentally sensitive land
WALKER—Cass County commissioners approved a resolution Tuesday, June 5, to support a joint effort to seek state money to buy land within...
June 7, 2018 - 8:00am
June 6, 2018
Cass County Board: County approves plans for capital improvements
WALKER—Chief Financial Officer Sandra Norikane obtained county board approval Tuesday, June 5, for the county's five-year capital improvement...
June 6, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 26, 2018
Funding available for woodland management
Area residents who want to know more about their woodlands and how to manage their property for wildlife can learn how. Residents may also learn...
May 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 6, 2018
Informational session scheduled on Bird City Project
The Bird City Project will be the topic of a program at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Crosslake City Hall. The project aims to benefit area communities along the Paul Bunyan Trail and explain why birds are an important part of a healthy ecosystem. As Jenkins, Pequot Lakes, Breezy Point...
May 6, 2018 - 5:30am
April 14, 2018
Crow Wing County to kick off 'One Watershed, One Plan' planning process
Crow Wing and Cass counties, and the Cass County Soil and Water Conservation and the Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation districts announce...
April 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 8, 2018
Deep Portage 'Fun Shoot' April 29
Deep Portage Conservation Reserve will host its Fun Shoot at 10 a.m. on Sunday, April 29. The event is sponsored by the Deep Portage Chapter of the Ruffed Grouse Society. The entry fee is $50 for adults and $25 for participants under age 16. The cost includes two rounds of 50 sporting...
April 8, 2018 - 3:30am
April 4, 2018
Ruud earns Legislator of the Year, Government Relations awards
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, recently received two awards for her legislative work. Greater Minnesota Parks and Trails recognized...
April 4, 2018 - 5:00am