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Asbestos removal starts in Hancock buildings (with video)
Irondale marching band returns to Morris; public performance July 27
U.S. Senate rejects Obamacare repeal again, eyes a 'skinny' bill
Painted Ladies arrive in area
Hancock School Board decides to use different levy option
Junior Legion: Morris falls to elimination bracket
Sunny skies for annual Marv Meyer Fun Run
Legion Baseball: Hancock eliminated from sub-district playoffs
Zosel heads to USF for golf
Amateur Baseball: Morris takes Stevens County with win at Hancock
Rodney Owen Thompson
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Colorful crew tosses candy July 4
Stevens County Times Editorial: Take care of your lawn
Letter to the editor: Contact Senate about healthcare bill
Letter to the editor: Happy July 4
Active farming applications available July 24
Dairy hosts Open House
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
April 16, 2012
Early fishing opener slipping off the hook
ST. PAUL -- Time is running out to kick the Minnesota fishing opener up a week. Opinions about the issue are changing quickly, Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen,...
April 16, 2012 - 11:53am
April 12, 2012
Boaters must display new aquatic invasive species rules decal
A new required decal is now available for Minnesota boaters to help remind them of the state's aquatic invasive species laws, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced recently. The free decals are available at: * DNR offices. * Deputy registrar offices where...
April 12, 2012 - 7:27pm
March 30, 2012
Anglers worry warm weather kills Minnesota fish
Minnesotans expect temperatures in the 70s, maybe reaching the 80s in places, when April debuts Sunday, but the continued warm weather worries anglers. The record-breaking 2012 warmth is hurting their sport and businesses that support it after a series of warmer-than-normal wint...
March 30, 2012 - 7:44pm
March 14, 2012
Hunters, anglers: 'Raise fees we pay'
ST. PAUL -- It is not something heard much around the Legislature: people suggesting fees they pay go up. But Minnesota anglers and hunters did just that Tuesday and the Senate natural resources committees complied, backing a bill that ups fees to replenish a fund running out of...
March 14, 2012 - 11:58am
January 6, 2012
Fish shelter identification required
Ice conditions on Minnesota waterways may vary, but fish shelter identification violations seem to be consistent, according to conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). DNR reminds ice anglers and others that all shelters placed on the ice of...
January 6, 2012 - 5:04pm
December 8, 2011
Carp fight in high gear as DNA shows fish heading north
December 8, 2011 - 3:27pm
October 3, 2011
Northern Pike regulation to change on 15 Minnesota lakes
Fifteen lakes in Minnesota will be posted soon with signs that indicate the current northern pike special regulation will end Tuesday, Nov. 1. This change is the result of a new state law that limits the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to no more than 100 northern...
October 3, 2011 - 3:56pm
August 29, 2011
Zebra mussels found in Brophy and Cowdry lakes
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) biologists have confirmed a report that zebra mussels are now in Brophy and Cowdry lakes near Alexandria. Brophy and Cowdry are part of a small chain of lakes less than a mile upstream of Lake Darling and the Alexandria chain of lakes,...
August 29, 2011 - 1:55pm
June 14, 2011
New law aimed at slowing spread of aquatic invasive species
Legislation aimed at strengthening Minnesota's ability to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species was signed into law May 27 by Gov. Mark Dayton.
June 14, 2011 - 12:54pm
June 1, 2011
Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend is June 10-12
Minnesotans who have yet to net their fishing license catch a break June 10-12 when they can fish without a license while accompanying a child age 15 or younger. Minnesota's annual Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend aims to help keep the state's fishing tradition strong by encouraging adults...
June 1, 2011 - 2:58pm
May 12, 2011
DNR urges boaters to 'Pull the Plug' on the spread of aquatic invasive species
With 2011 open water fishing season upon us, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is urging boaters and anglers to take action...
May 12, 2011 - 3:00am
May 9, 2011
Helpful tips for anglers on fishing opener 2011
Minnesota's interstates, highways, and county roads will fill with anxious anglers in anticipation of the May 14 walleye and northern pike fishing opener. Once anglers arrive at their favorite fishing spot, they may encounter a conservation officer of the Minnesota Department of Natural...
May 9, 2011 - 1:22pm
June 25, 2010
Paddleboat excursion leads to 46-inch muskie
Recently on Portage Bay of Leech Lake 10-year-old Alex Ash persuaded his friend, 14-year-old Alex Castagneri, to join him on a fishing excursion...
June 25, 2010 - 7:33am
June 24, 2010
A heckuva halibut
Most experienced fishermen have an infamous "big fish" story or two - blurring the line between fact and fiction. But in the case of Phil Carlson...
June 24, 2010 - 7:43am
May 14, 2010
Fishing season opens at midnight, experts optimistic
The walleyes should be in a cooperative mood when the season opens tonight at midnight, according to Park Rapids Area DNR Fisheries Supervisor...
May 14, 2010 - 9:12am