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Minn. man sentenced to 52 years for murder, kidnapping, sexual assault
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Health Matters: Why no antibiotic for respiratory infections?
Marilyn Hagerty: Window washer reflects on job well done
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Things your wedding server will never tell you
Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender
Former Green Bay Packers star charged with slapping daughter
A special win at River Cities Speedway
Lamoureux to rejoin Fargo Force coaching crew
Minor league baseball players lose appeal over wages
Alma O. Overby
Modest recreation fee increases go into effect July 1 in Minnesota, DNR says
Andrew Qastin northern pike
Zach Kraft walleye
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
N.D. lawmakers right to sue Burgum
Letter: Preserve Medicaid to protect Americans
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Letter: Cutbacks would harm those with disabilities
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June 28, 2015
CHECK IT OUT: Great American Campout
Saturday marked the kickoff of the 11th Annual National Wildlife Federation Great American Campout. In conjunction with Great Outdoors Month,...
June 28, 2015 - 10:15am
June 18, 2015
Camping restriction lifted for June 30-July 1 in many wildlife areas
BISMARCK, N.D. -- North Dakota’s State Game and Fish Department will lift the Tuesday-Wednesday no camping restriction during the week of July 4 on those wildlife management areas in western North Dakota and along Lake Sakakawea that prohibit camping during those two days...
June 18, 2015 - 9:50pm
May 31, 2015
ASK THE DNR: How can I prevent tick bites?
Q. I'm going camping over Memorial Day weekend, and I want to avoid exposure to Lyme disease. How can I prevent tick bites? A. Lyme disease-carrying deer ticks are most active from mid-May through mid-July, so it's important to take precautions when enjoying the outdoors. High-risk...
May 31, 2015 - 7:30am
May 20, 2015
Happy campers learn the ropes at Scheels Kids Klub
About 45 kids participated in the Scheels Kids Klub event on Tuesday evening. The event titled Camping 101 allowed children ages 4-10 try various...
May 20, 2015 - 6:00am
May 10, 2015
Regional Roundup: Warroad schools evaluating four-day weeks
Warroad schools evaluating four-day weeks The Warroad (Minn.) School Board will host a forum Monday to gather opinions on the school district’s four-day week, which has been in place since 2009. The meeting is from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Warroad High School mini-theater,...
May 10, 2015 - 6:45am
May 8, 2015
Campground construction begins at Minnesota’s newest state park
Construction began Friday on a campground at the once-controversial Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park in northeastern Minnesota that will accommodate more than 250 people nightly in tents and RVs, the Department of Natural Resources said.
May 8, 2015 - 8:30pm
April 20, 2015
Red Lake Falls nature trails to see big changes
The four miles of paved trails in Red Lake Falls, Minn., will be getting an revamp this coming summer after the city received a $10,000 grant. The money from the Northwest Regional Art Council will be the foundation of a community effort to beautify the trails with public art and...
April 20, 2015 - 9:07pm
April 9, 2015
First of its kind group camp to open at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Up to 50 people can soon stay at a new group camp at Lake Bemidji State Park just outside of town. With five electric hookups for RVs and a large tenting area, the facility is the first of its kind in Minnesota state parks, according to the Department of...
April 9, 2015 - 10:15pm
April 5, 2015
GET YOUR GEAR ON: BioLite Camp Stove
It's a campstove and cellphone charger in one—how cool is that! The BioLite Camp Stove is essentially a camping stove that you can use...
April 5, 2015 - 7:45am
January 10, 2015
Southwest Minnesota state park suffers numerous setbacks
When the Blue Mounds State Park discovered E. coli bacteria in its well and only water source for the park just before Memorial Day last year,...
January 10, 2015 - 11:00am
January 6, 2015
Plans approved for Elkhorn Ranch gravel pit in the Badlands
A plan to dig a gravel pit on the Elkhorn Ranch in the North Dakota Badlands that once belonged to former President Theodore Roosevelt will move forward. Some fear oil drilling could be next.
January 6, 2015 - 7:53pm
December 21, 2014
Some ice houses are more like mobile mansions with amazing amenities
Jeffrey Bothun grew up ice fishing in portable houses because he liked the mobility the canvas shelters offered. That was before he fished...
December 21, 2014 - 5:00am
August 18, 2014
Minnesota man carves out business niche with custom-built teardrop campers
Mike and Deb Geister have been catching more than a few envious eyes at parks and rest stops with their custom-made teardrop camper trailer.
August 18, 2014 - 9:00am
August 3, 2014
GET YOUR GEAR ON: The Bison Airlighter
We’ve all used those cheapo fire-starting wands that inevitably conk out after just a handful of lights and never seem to work when we really...
August 3, 2014 - 11:15am
Of bogs and blueberries
Blueberries and dragonflies generally don’t come up in the same conversation, but they were prominent topics of discussion during a recent...
August 3, 2014 - 5:45am