STAFF BLOG COMPASS POINTS WITH BRAD DOKKEN Remembering Leon Wilson, an old deer hunter
On a sunny afternoon in November 2009, Herald photo chief John Stennes and I had the pleasure of spending a few hours with Leon Wilson.
Just shy of his 101st birthday, Wilson was the oldest license... Posted on 7/25/12 at 7:00 AM
Three anglers have been charged in connection with alleged over-limit fishing violations encountered last month on the Rainy River in Lake of the Woods County, the Department of Natural Resources reported.
A report by the Minnesota State Patrol said Brent A. McManigle, 33, was traveling west at 7:32 a.m. Tuesday in a 2010 Freightliner semi when he swerved to avoid hitting a deer on Minnesota Highway 11 east of Baudette.
Twenty-four residents of Williams, Minn., have signed a petition asking the state auditor’s office to look into the finances of the city.
The petition asks for audits for 2008, 2009 and 2010. The audit’s cost would be paid by city residents. According to state statute, Williams needed 16 signees to submit the petition.
Lake of the Woods resort owner who's also county commissioner says he hopes DNR officials use discretion The layoff of some 40,000 state employees means the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources won’t be able to sell licenses either online or through its network of Electronic License System outlets across the state.
Kittson County has least expensive homes in state, survey data shows The figures released this week from this year's American Community Survey offer glimpses into how people live, down to census tracts. And there's a sharp rural-urban split in some categories.
A husband and wife from Roosevelt, Minn., have been charged with gross misdemeanor fishing violations in Lake of the Woods County after conservation officers seized 190 walleye fillets and 28 ground walleye patties.
His sister tried to stop him from driving home drunk from the bar but Eugene Skoglund of rural Roseau, Minn., pulled out a gun, demanded his keys back and left, according to witnesses. He's now in a psychiatric unit awaiting evaluation.
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