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Morris Area ag educators honored at conference
Rainbow Rider running in the red
Tickets on sale for UMM Jazz Fest concerts
Jury finds Zumhofe guilty of all charges, security officers subdue him after escape attempt
Morris Police officers committed to community
Mitchell sweeps Cougars
Cougars split in Florida on day one
Six Cougars named All-UMAC
Foss, Reller grab UMAC honors
Cougar indoor wraps up in style
Linda Schmidgall Yackley
Donna Mae Gades
John Brunkhorst: Transportation funding in critical need
Down on the Farm: We're all phonies
Letter: Make our youngest citizens a priority in greater Minnesota
Letter: Vaccines will be offered as part of preparedness program
Sen. Torrey Westrom: Capitol filled with buzz at beginning of session
Open Houses 030814
Jaina Beth Felton
Bailee McCall Mohs
Landon Joel Hoiland
Area Student Accomplishments 030114
Program seeks to improve honeybee health
Farm Bill: Initial assessment on commodity programs
September 5, 2013
Brady Cardwell honored by Minnesota DNR for conservation project
ST. PAUL -- Morris Area High School student Brady Cardwell was recognized by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for demonstrating initiative, leadership, creativity and achievement in the conservation and wise use of natural and agricultural resources. Cardwell was presented...
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September 5, 2013 - 12:04pm
January 25, 2013
DNR releases details of employee discharged for wrongful access of driver's license data
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) employee that was discharged for wrongful access to driver's license and motor vehicle records was viewing the data during off-duty hours without a job-related reason to do so. John A. Hunt was discharged Jan. 11, 2013 from the...
January 25, 2013 - 1:43pm
January 9, 2013
REMINDER: Spring turkey hunting applications accepted through Friday
Hunters older than 17 who want to hunt during the first four seasons of Minnesota's 2013 spring wild turkey hunt have until Friday, Jan. 11, to apply for a permit, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Youth hunters 17 and younger can purchase a permit...
January 9, 2013 - 11:21am
Warmer weather could mean ice dangers
With several days of temperatures hovering above and below freezing, 32°F, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is reminding everyone not to let their guard down when traveling out on a frozen lake, river or pond. With days of warmer than normal temperatures, it doesn't...
January 9, 2013 - 11:18am
December 20, 2012
Fish shelter identification required
Ice conditions on Minnesota waterways may vary, but all fish shelters must have proper identification, according to conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). DNR reminds ice anglers and others that shelters placed on the ice of Minnesota waters...
December 20, 2012 - 3:06pm
December 18, 2012
DNR urges snowmobile safety
Recent snowfall will likely bring out more Minnesota snowmobilers and that means there's an increased chance of an accident, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). There were six snowmobile-related deaths in Minnesota during the 2012 snowmobile sea...
December 18, 2012 - 11:30am
DNR issues ice warning for aerated lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) warns ice anglers, snowmobilers, skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts to use caution when going onto any lake covered or partially covered with ice, especially those that feature aeration systems. "Open water areas created by aeration...
December 18, 2012 - 11:29am
November 22, 2012
Bighead carp caught in Lake Pepin
A 47-pound bighead carp was caught in a seine net by commercial fishermen on Nov. 16, in Lake Pepin near Frontenac, according to the Minnesota...
November 22, 2012 - 4:37pm
November 21, 2012
Apply for spring turkey hunt
Hunters older than 17 who want to hunt during the first four seasons of Minnesota's 2013 spring wild turkey hunt have until Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, to apply for a permit, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Youth hunters 17 and younger can purchase a permit...
November 21, 2012 - 4:44pm
Early wolf season concludes, Late season begins Nov. 24
Hunters registered 147 wolves during the early portion of Minnesota's first wolf season that ended Nov. 18; 53 fewer than the statewide harvest target, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The wolf harvest trend closely mirrored the deer harvest trend....
November 21, 2012 - 4:40pm
Preliminary 2012 firearm deer harvest numbers down
Minnesota hunters harvested 151,400 deer so far during the 2012 early firearm season, according to preliminary numbers announced Wednesday by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The late 3B season in southeastern Minnesota remains open through Sunday, Nov. 25. Overall,...
November 21, 2012 - 4:39pm
October 30, 2012
State venison donation program available for deer hunters in 2012
ST. PAUL, Minn. - With thousands of Minnesota deer hunters preparing for the start of the firearms season this weekend, the Minnesota Hunter Harvested Venison Donation Program is once again gearing up to provide hunters with the option to donate venison to help feed hungry Minnesotans. The...
October 30, 2012 - 3:15pm
October 16, 2012
New penalties in effect for deer baiting
Participants in Minnesota's firearm deer season will be greeted with new penalties for baiting violations when they go afield Nov. 3. "It seems...
October 16, 2012 - 11:37am
Deer safety: Tips for avoiding an accident on the road
You're driving home from work when you sense movement in the ditch next to the highway; you pump your brakes in time to avoid the two eyes now flashing in the darkness that have moved onto the roadway. You sigh in relief as the deer scampers off into the darkness. The Minnesota Department...
October 16, 2012 - 11:33am
October 10, 2012
Court of Appeals rules that wolf season can continue
The Minnesota Court of Appeals today rejected a request for a preliminary injunction that would have stopped the state's inaugural wolf hunting and trapping season. That means the planned wolf hunting and trapping seasons will go as planned this fall and winter. Consistent with state...
October 10, 2012 - 4:35pm