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Oklahoma tornado damage could top $2 billion
2 children rescued, 1 sought in St. Paul landslide
Tax break could make Mall of America bigger
Gov. Dayton signs $15.7B education bill
Coverage: Stories and video of the F5 tornado that hit Moore, Okla. and the recovery
Boys golf: Dawson-Boyd lands 6 on All-Conference
Boys golf roundup: Cardinals 3rd at CLC meet
Girls golf roundup: Litch wins Wright County
Prep softball roundup: Falcons soar past Upsala in 5A-West
Braves hand Twins 7th straight loss
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Spring comic fest set at Minnesota State Fairgrounds
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
Video shows Reese Witherspoon's arrest in Atlanta
Twilight' actor part of Red Lake youth conference
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
Schoer — Henkel
Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Barbara Emerson Jan. 18, 1925 - May 21, 2013
Rhoda Nelson Dec. 11, 1922 - May 17, 2013
Duane "Wes" C. Westermann
Daniel Ray Iverson Jan. 30, 1945 - May 19, 2013
Timothy Caspers May 12, 1961 - May 19, 2013
Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
Targeted conservation efforts help clean up state's namesake waterway
OLIVIA -- A couple of years ago, a group of paddlers made their way down the Minnesota River as the creeks and tributaries churned and gushed with chocolate-colored waters heavy...
Sat, Jul 31, 2010 - 12:00am
DNR now enforcing 'pull the plug' law to halt spread of invasive species
SPICER -- Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officers were at the Green Lake public access in Spicer and other lakes around Minnesota on Saturday morning as part of the...
news / local
Mon, Jul 05, 2010 - 12:00am
Minnesotans speak with regional accents when it comes to parks and trails
WILLMAR -- Minnesotans who share a love for the state's parks and trails are voicing different ideas on how best to protect and promote them, depending on where they live...
Mon, Jun 14, 2010 - 12:00am
Spotlight on deer may put more in hunter's sights
NEW LONDON -- Local wildlife workers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources put deer in the spotlight this spring. Area hunters could put more deer in their gun sights...
Sat, May 29, 2010 - 12:00am
New London dam to be replaced this summer
NEW LONDON -- Construction is set to begin this week on a project to replace New London's Mill Pond dam. The $2.6 million project will be completed before freeze-up late...
Mon, May 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Millions and millions of walleye
NEW LONDON -- It takes millions and millions of walleye to improve your odds of landing one. It also requires a lot of hard work by the staff with the...
Sat, May 08, 2010 - 12:00am
Forty years of youth firearms safety have come from this outdoors haven near Benson
BENSON -- John T. Hutchinson stepped up to a line of rifle-carrying, 11- and 12-year-old boys and girls on his land outside of Benson last Saturday, and began by lifting...
Sat, May 01, 2010 - 12:00am
Teen crashes into gas line, residents evacuated south of Dassel
DASSEL -- Several homes west of Lake Jennie in Collinwood Township of Meeker County were evacuated Wednesday evening after a teen driver crashed a vehicle into a natural gas line...
Thu, Apr 15, 2010 - 9:07am
Testing needed to determine species of animal hit on state highway near Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO -- There are a lot of people crying wolf in Chippewa County, and they could be right. An 81-pound canine killed in a collision with a motor vehicle on...
Sat, Apr 10, 2010 - 12:00am
Turkey prospects looking good in area
NEW LONDON -- All ears will be perked for the sounds of gobblers come Wednesday and the start of the spring wild turkey season. Hunters taking to the woods and...
Sat, Apr 10, 2010 - 12:00am
Taking down barriers to good fishing
MONTEVIDEO -- If fishing for carp and bullheads is your desire, just look for a silt-filled reservoir. These fish dominate in the poor quality habitat created by river dams, according...
Sat, Feb 27, 2010 - 12:00am
Invasive species too close
WILLMAR -- Last year's discovery that zebra mussels have infested waters only an hour's drive away has become a rallying call in Kandiyohi County. An estimated 80 or more people...
Sat, Feb 06, 2010 - 12:00am
Minn. DNR talks trash about fish house litter
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is talking trash about anglers who leave the ice littered. People who leave behind bottles, cans, cigarette butts, or worse can...
news / state / outdoors
Tue, Jan 26, 2010 - 10:08am
Managed sanctuary being looked at as part of strategy to improve waterfowl hunting
APPLETON -- Waterfowl enthusiasts in the state were all ears when the news was announced at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource's Stakeholders Reunion on Jan.
Sat, Jan 23, 2010 - 12:00am
Invasive aquatic species is topic for open house
WILLMAR -- Zebra mussel infestations are less than an hour's drive away, putting Kandiyohi County lakes at risk, warns the Green Lakes Property Owners' Association. It is one of many...
outdoors / region
Sat, Jan 23, 2010 - 12:00am