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Cargill employee rescued from corn storage area
Commissioners delay final approval of County Ditch 30 project
Mi Mexico opens quietly Monday
Growing Green: Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
MPCA seeking comments on upgrades at four Riverview facilities
Tigers improve at home triangular
Morris edged by Melrose
Melrose tops Tigers
Hot start by VCSU overwhelms Cougars
UMM goes cold in loss
Harlan L. Swenson
Echo Press: Watch out for scammers posing as tech experts
Colleen Landkamer: Getting covered is good for rural Minnesota families
Letter: Shutting down chimes is bowing to the minority
Letter: Constant din of cemetery chimes must end
Letter: Some do not like the cemetery chimes
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Leah Donna Hopkins
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Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
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
October 9, 2012
Pheasant hunting season opens Saturday
Pheasants may seem elusive and mysterious to some hunters, but they are creatures of habit and follow a regular routine. Understanding how their daily patterns work will dramatically increase odds of flushing roosters this fall. Just after sunrise, pheasants leave their roosting...
October 9, 2012 - 4:51pm
Gear up for pheasant hunting
Pheasant hunting doesn't require a lot of specialized or expensive equipment, but there are some basic items that will make your time in the field more enjoyable and productive. License/Hunting Regulations Handbook. The trail to good hunting starts with a license. You can get you're...
October 9, 2012 - 4:50pm
October 2, 2012
Prevent spread of aquatic invasive species during cabin close up
Labor Day has come and gone and soon Minnesotans will be raking leaves and preparing for winter.
October 2, 2012 - 11:59am
Worsening drought picture for Minnesota
As one of the driest Septembers in state history comes to an end, the drought situation in Minnesota is being assessed by a number of state agencies...
farm / news / agriculture / extension
October 2, 2012 - 11:33am
September 27, 2012
Deer hunts will limit access to some state parks this fall
Special resource management deer hunts are scheduled to take place this fall at several Minnesota state parks. Access to parks around the state will vary during the hunts, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Some parks will remain open to all visitors,...
September 27, 2012 - 12:35am
September 25, 2012
Comment period extended for pollution study on 8 Pope County Lakes
DETROIT LAKES -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has extended the comment period for a TMDL report, or a pollution study, conducted for eight lakes in Pope County that are impaired due to excess phosphorus. The lakes are Ann, Emily, Gilchrist, Leven, Malmedal, Pelican,...
September 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 5, 2012
DNR, local Pheasants Forever Chapters offer youth and women hunt opportunity
Interested youth and women can apply by Sept. 10 for a chance to step into the field with an experienced guide this fall and step out carrying pheasants. The Pheasants Forever (PF) special mentored youth hunt is co-sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and...
September 5, 2012 - 3:26pm
September 4, 2012
Minnesota's pheasant index up 68 percent from 2011
A mild winter followed by a warm spring contributed to a significant increase in Minnesota's pheasant count, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The pheasant population index increased 68 percent from 2011. Pheasant hunters are expected to harvest about...
September 4, 2012 - 10:12am
August 31, 2012
Plant, animal invasion bigger than many think
FALCON HEIGHTS -- Rare is the Minnesotan who has not seen videos of fish leaping out of water and hitting boaters. Word has spread across the...
August 31, 2012 - 10:18pm
Minnesota wildfire danger elevated, fire behavior intense
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is cautioning citizens and visitors about the intensifying wildfire threat in Minnesota. Fire danger is extreme in far northwestern Minnesota and very high or high in much of northern Minnesota. The areas impacted by high fire danger...
August 31, 2012 - 10:12pm
Pheasant harvest low in 2011, grouse and ducks steady
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has completed the 2011 Small Game Hunter Survey. Results are available online. DNR annually surveys small game license buyers to estimate both hunter numbers and harvest trends. For the 2011 hunting season, DNR mailed 6,500 surveys...
August 31, 2012 - 10:11pm