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With few races, Minnesota primary turnout in August likely small
High court race is a Minnesota question
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
Poll: Trump trails by 6 points after DNC
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
UPDATE: Glenwood/Lowry reaches state title game
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
G/L Legion marches ahead at state
Getting it right
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
The search for a world-record lake trout
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
David L. Lake
Joan M. Caspers
Esther Helen Iverson
Parker: Are we all Democrats this year?
Dionne: Hillary takes the fight to Trump
Thomas: Hillary's recycled speech
Obama: Continuity we can believe in
Will: Mike Pence the pliable
May 19, 2016
When it comes to invasive species fight, 'unsuspecting boaters' don't cut it
Maybe it could have saved Gull from this fate. Or Mille Lacs. Or any of the waterways in west central Minnesota that have been infested with...
May 19, 2016 - 10:48am
May 18, 2016
Quick Tip: Increase your hook percentage during a slow bite
Guide Eric Holm shows us a trick he uses to get a better hook set on fish that bite short. He came up with the trick after losing too many fish....
May 18, 2016 - 11:10am
May 15, 2016
Fishermen brave the cold for opener
Sunrise often marks the transitory time of predatory gamefish in Minnesota. When walleyes, which are primarily nocturnal move away from the light...
May 15, 2016 - 11:39pm
May 14, 2016
Wanna be a fishing guide? It's a demanding gig
Maybe the thought has crossed your mind. You love fishing. You’re good at catching fish. Why not do it all the time and become a guide? Think...
May 14, 2016 - 11:14am
May 12, 2016
As opener nears, a look back at how fishing has changed over time
This Saturday at midnight, there will be anglers backing their boats into waters aross the region, and landings on some of the most popular lakes...
May 12, 2016 - 8:22am
May 11, 2016
Annual women's fishing tourney to be held June 4 on Lake Osakis
Women Anglers of Minnesota has announced its 39th annual women’s fishing tournament will be held June 4 at Lake Osakis. The multi-species fundraising...
May 11, 2016 - 2:01pm
May 6, 2016
Fishing opener: Spring will make anglers forget lousy ice fishing season
SPICER — The 2015-16 ice fishing season saw late ice, early ice-out, relatively low fishing pressure and not a lot of success stories. This...
May 6, 2016 - 4:46pm
May 4, 2016
Outdoors projects receive Minnesota Senate OK
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota senators approved spending $158 million Tuesday, with little discussion, for outdoors projects. The votes came on a $112 million plan that mostly buys land to preserve prairies, forests, wetlands and wildlife habitat and a $46 million bill that focuses on a variety...
May 4, 2016 - 5:30am
May 2, 2016
First wolverine confirmed in N.D. since 1800s; none seen in Minn. since 1899
For the first time since the late 1800s, a wolverine has been confirmed in North Dakota. Stephanie Tucker, game management section leader and...
May 2, 2016 - 12:06pm
April 29, 2016
Willmar's trapshooting team grows in numbers and talent
According to ESPN Sports, Tom Thibodeau jumped at the chance to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves “for the impressive young core of talent assembled.’’...
April 29, 2016 - 1:58pm
April 26, 2016
Prosecution suspended in case of Minnesotan accused of chasing deer with pontoon
HNOMEN, Minn. - Prosecution has been suspended in the case of a Moorhead man accused in Mahnomen County District Court of using his pontoon to...
April 26, 2016 - 7:55am
April 22, 2016
The Spicer Strain: Walleyes may be better able to reproduce on own when stocked in area waters
Just like there are advantages to buying local foods, fisheries managers in Minnesota are also realizing there may be benefits to local genetics...
April 22, 2016 - 2:34pm
Biologists implant acoustic transmitters in sturgeon to monitor movements
The surgical patient lay on the operating table, belly up, on Monday afternoon. A cool breeze drifted up the St. Louis River. Canada geese honked...
April 22, 2016 - 9:12am
April 15, 2016
For 83-year-old Olivia man, turkey hunting is a sport for all ages
There are a lot of different strategies for taking turkeys, and Marlin Hanson has proven the best of them. He has sat motionless on the ground...
April 15, 2016 - 11:10am
April 7, 2016
Dave Lais honored as a 'champion' for Sibley State Park, our natural resources
Jack Nelson, manager of Sibley State Park, had known for a long time that one of his predecessors, Dave Lais, was one of the most respected park...
April 7, 2016 - 9:32pm