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July 19, 2016
Minnesota girl injured after falling off tube, being hit by boat
July 19, 2016 - 7:32am
A grouping of zebra mussels. (TRIBUNE FILE)
When it comes to invasive species fight, 'unsuspecting boaters' don't cut it
May 19, 2016 - 10:48am
May 15, 2016
Mark Lindstrand of Willmar fishes at sunrise Saturday on Ringo Lake for his 16th consecutive fishing opener. (DAN WALLERT | TRIBUNE)
Fishermen brave the cold for opener
May 15, 2016 - 11:39pm
Minnesota boaters will be affected by new North Dakota rules
March 15, 2016 - 5:30am
August 1, 2015
The  pontoon that capsized Friday morning on the east end of Golden Pond is shown later on the shore outside Sunburg in northwest Kandiyohi County. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
Clara City man dies when pontoon tips near Sunburg
August 1, 2015 - 12:20am
July 24, 2015
Jeremy Cochran pilots his boat on the Red River as he and Nick Kwilinski fish for catfish recently in Grand Forks, North Dakota. (Eric Hylden | Forum News Service)
Alcohol, inexperience and lack of life jackets common trends in boating incidents
July 24, 2015 - 12:05am
April 14, 2015
A pontoon slips off a trailer Tuesday on Kandiyohi County Road 41 along Hedin Park in Willmar. Several men managed to push the pontoon back on the trailer so it could be moved. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Pontoon jumps off trailer
April 14, 2015 - 11:22pm
October 8, 2014
Before ice fishing comes fall fishing with its crisp days and perhaps an evening walleye bite. Lower Foot Lake in Willmar has been popular late in the day when these anglers were spotted on Wednesday, sheltered from the northwest wind.  (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
October 8, 2014 - 11:26pm
August 25, 2014
The DNR is expected to continue searching Green Lake for signs of additional zebra mussels. (Tribune file photo by Carolyn Lange)
Zebra mussel look-out
August 25, 2014 - 11:31pm
June 17, 2014
Lake Koronis added to no-wake list in Stearns County
June 17, 2014 - 11:03pm
September 3, 2013
Two men found dead in boat on Lake of the Woods, third man hospitalized
September 3, 2013 - 2:10pm
May 22, 2012
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Family and Living blog: Stay safe in the water with these tips
May 22, 2012 - 8:49am
April 2, 2012
School of Fish blog: Getting ready for boating season
April 2, 2012 - 8:11am
July 4, 2011
LeSeuer man hurt in boat crash on Lake Washington
July 4, 2011 - 1:18pm
July 3, 2010
Boaters on Green Lake on Friday were all wearing the necessary safety gear as they enjoyed the lake. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Authorities remind boaters to celebrate the holiday safely
July 3, 2010 - 12:00am