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June 16, 2012
Residents drive their decorated boats around the lake on July 4, 2010, for an Independence Day boat parade on Eagle Lake. Tribune file photo by Ron Adams
Kandiyohi County: 'Where the lakes begin'
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 24, 2012
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Family Energy FaceOff blog: Unplugged in the great outdoors
May 24, 2012 - 8:33am
May 15, 2012
Fisheries biologist to talk about low head dam removal, fishing
May 15, 2012 - 12:00am
May 14, 2012
Earl Olson, left, and Roscoe Berg, both of Willmar fish from shore Sunday at the Ringo Lake fishing piers. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Reports abound of happy anglers in west central Minn.
May 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 30, 2012
Nick Rutledge, 9, of New London, ties a trilene fishing knot Saturday with a little help from Mike Oleson of Spicer. Rutledge was attending the Little Crow Anglers Youth Fishing Clinic at Prairie Meadows Learning Center in Spicer. The annual fishing event offers children ages 6 to 12 the opportunity to learn the basics of fishing. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Getting down to basics
April 30, 2012 - 12:00am
April 24, 2012
Increase in license fees closer for hunters, anglers but not yet law
April 24, 2012 - 12:00am
April 19, 2012
Shane Steinbeisser of Kandiyohi spends time Wednesday afternoon fishing from a spot underneath the Nest Lake bridge near New London. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Fishing under the bridge in New London, Minn.
April 19, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Willmar, Minn., to host workshop on invasive pests in rural landscapes
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
This squid that was found at the public access on South Lake Union near Alexandria, Minn.
Squid mystery shows up on shore of Alexandria (Minn.) lake
March 28, 2012 - 6:01am
March 23, 2012
Granite Falls Area Chamber of Commerce Director Nicole Zempel outlined plans by a group looking to improve access to the Minnesota River for paddlers. She was attending one in a series of listening sessions conducted to improve the quality of life in the Upper Minnesota River Valley region. The latest, Tuesday in Granite Falls, was attended by more than 40 people from around the region. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Listening sessions identify quality-of-life goals in Upper Minnesota Valley region
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2012
Green Lake, Minn., ice out is earliest ever
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
'Listening session' to explore quality of life in upper Minnesota River Valley
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Bud Grant tells a Senate committee Tuesday that he has hunted and fished around the country, and Minnesota charges too little for licenses. Grant, 85, is a former Minnesota Vikings coach. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Minnesota hunters, anglers: Raise the license fees we pay
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
March 13, 2012
Sherrie Grindy of Willmar, from left, Hanne Williams of Spicer and Jeff Vetsch of New London participate Monday in a public meeting in Willmar to discuss a statewide bicycle planning study. State officials are looking to increase accommodations for bicyclists. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Diverse crowd on hand in Willmar, Minn., as officials discuss statewide biking opportunities
March 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
Gary Leaf of Sportsmen for Change says during testimony Tuesday that he supports wolf hunting and trapping seasons. Advocates of the measure call it "one of the most historic hunting bills that have gone through the Legislature. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Minnesota wolf season proposal draws opponents
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am