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Video: Willmar Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt
State seeking Adopt a Highway volunteers, program saves state $6 million
Federal judge strikes down Minn. rules on out-of-state power plants
Willmar City Council to meet Monday evening
Willmar Schools realigning program for English Learners to serve greater number of students
NBA Playoffs: Heat shake off slow start to clip Bobcats
PGA: Kuchar wins Heritage on bunker shot
NFL: Former 2,000-yard rusher Johnson out to quiet critics
MLB: Braves’ Harang comes close to tossing no-hitter
Football: Ex-soldier says his friendly-fire shots might’ve killed Tillman
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Cornelius "Cornie" Zondervan
Kyle J. Rotert
Alice F. Schwab
Dorothy L. Becker
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Commentary: Irrigation helps U.S. farmers feed the world
Letter: A need to help homeless
Commentary: Supreme oligarchy
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 25, 2014
Fishing licenses expire Friday in Minn.
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota fishing licenses expire Friday. The Department of Natural Resources reports that 2014 licenses that take effect Saturday are on sale. Ice shelter permits for 2013 remain effective through April 30.
news / state
February 25, 2014 - 2:00pm
January 15, 2014
Ice deemed safe for Brainerd-area fishing contest
BRAINERD, Minn. -- After digging through Tuesday morning’s freshly fallen snow and ice on Gull Lake, Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl gave the green light for the Brainerd Jaycees’ annual Ice Fishing Extravaganza. Dahl and Sgt. Adam Kronstedt with the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s...
January 15, 2014 - 11:45am
January 13, 2014
MnDNR searching for hunters and anglers
Minnesotans are not hunting and fishing in the numbers they used to, and a report says new approaches are needed to address the decline. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Minnesota Outdoor Heritage Alliance just released a report with information that bothers anglers...
news / state
January 13, 2014 - 10:00am
September 26, 2013
Missouri anglers face fines for catfish over-limits
ST. PAUL — Two anglers from Missouri face fines and restitution for over-limits of catfish caught on Lac qui Parle Lake, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Conservation Officer Ed Picht observed two people fishing on a public fishing pier on Lac...
news / region
September 26, 2013 - 8:10pm
July 14, 2013
Winter kill on Atwater, Minn., lake means no fishing
ATWATER — The fishing pier on Tadd Lake in Atwater, which usually attracts kids with fishing poles all summer long, has been empty this year. It’s because the only thing they’re likely to catch is a turtle. The combination of a long, tough winter and an aeration system...
news / local
July 14, 2013 - 11:13pm
June 11, 2013
Mankato man dies during Canadian fishing trip
DULUTH, Minn. — A vacationer from southern Minnesota has died after falling out of a boat into a northwestern Ontario lake over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday afternoon on Manion Lake, which is about 70 miles northeast of International Falls by road. Ontario Provincial...
news / state
June 11, 2013 - 8:00am
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Winter's hold has finally subsided as spring's arrival melted the final ice cover on Green Lake Thursday just in time for the Minnesota fishing opener today. The Green Lake ice out date Thursday broke the 62-year-old record of the previous latest ice out date of May 7, 1951. Fishermen...
opinion / editorials
May 11, 2013 - 4:22am
April 28, 2013
Video: Kid’s Fishing Clinic
Members of the Little Crow Anglers give kids a chance to learn about fish, lines and knots, boat safety as well as enjoying minnow races and making fish prints Saturday during the annual Kid’s Fishing Clinic.
news / local
April 28, 2013 - 5:47pm