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Minnesota bear update, lottery deadline
The reports Ive gotten from hunters and wildlife managers indicate bear hunting has been a challenge so far this year across northwest Minnesota. Bear season opened Sunday. Gretchen Mehmel, manager ...
9/5/13 at 10:58 AM
On the road for a few days 6/8/12 at 11:15 AM
Polar Bear Cam 11/3/11 at 10:38 AM HEALTHY TIDBITS
Tattoo You 22 Convention, Bands, Music, Comedy and More
WHAT ARE YOU DOING THIS WEEKEND?   Lets have some fun! Go to BlackBearEventCenterfor the Tattoo You 22 Convention. It is more than tattoos. It is music, bands, comedy, collaborations, and ...
8/16/13 at 4:48 AM
August 16-18th, Tattoo You 22 8/9/13 at 4:45 PM
Twin Port Motorcycle Expo and Non-Profits 5/17/13 at 7:35 AM ASTRO BOB
Big Dipper sure, but have you seen the Great Bear?
The Big Dipper is the #1 most familiar star group in the northern hemisphere. Just about everyone has seen it. Orion comes in second and everything else a distant third. As many of you already know,...
6/15/13 at 8:40 PM
Got 38 seconds? Good. We're go for orbit 8/28/10 at 10:40 AM SLIGHTLY CHILLED
It Just Is...
About a year ago, this could have been a lineup that could have won at the Minnesota state hockey tournament. These days, however, they're shooting for something greater. A Western Conference title w...
The towns that sucked a whole lake dry
Folks living near White Bear Lake have watched their beloved lake slowly shrink in size over the past nine years. Each summer, the water retreats further from the shoreline and docks that were once us...
3/27/12 at 4:17 PM
As the Water Drop Rolls: Part 2 12/30/11 at 9:28 AM IT'S GOOD TO BE IN NORTH DAKOTA
This is how Minnesotans allegedly deal with bears
According to this video's description on, it was recorded in September in northwest Minnesota. I ask the better-informed readers out there to look at it and tell me if they know more about...
12/28/10 at 1:18 AM
One of those things I just have to share 10/28/10 at 8:31 PM SOUTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS ADVENTURES
My Hunting Year in Review
I may have spent more dayshuntingin 2010than any other year. From a spring bear hunt in Montana through waterfowl and pheasant season to a elk hunt in the hills it has been a great, and successful hun...
12/24/10 at 11:58 AM OUTDOORS WITH SAM COOK
Wisconsin hunter takes 711-pound bear
A young Wisconsin hunter has taken a black bear that weighed 711 pounds (live weight), or 656 pounds field-dressed. Check it out here....
9/27/10 at 11:00 AM
Look who came to dinner, or possibly several dinners 9/15/10 at 4:49 PM NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS AND BEYOND
on target in NJ
After five years of political stonewalling, New Jersey sportsmen are going to be able to go on a bear hunt. On July 21, the Commissioner for the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP...
7/22/10 at 6:23 AM FAR SIDE OF FIFTY
Bear Stories
We had a celebrity visit our area yesterday. He had big feet and scared the local children..because he was just too big! Jordon said he would high five him if he was smaller..Gavin stayed way back..h...
4/11/10 at 6:44 AM PAW PRINTZ
Looking for a Friend
3/5/10 at 6:01 PM HEALTH BEAT
Polar madness
There's something about icy cold water that seems to bring out the come-on-I-dare-you factor amongsome people. Local volunteers are taking a dip into the freezing waters of Green Lakeat 2 p.m.Satur...
1/29/10 at 7:08 AM WHILE YOU WERE IN
Also Good Bets: Today-Sept. 9
Photo by Clint Austin/News Tribune THEATER OPENING Zinema 2 opens on Monday and will be showing "Moon," "Hurt Locker," "Food Inc." and a weekly happy hour showing of &qu...
9/2/09 at 7:15 AM ALL ABOUT FOOD
Whisk It Wednesday: Road Trip -- To Market, To Market, to Buy Some Calzones
It's my third Whisk-It Wednesday. As the professional organizer I am working with helps me whisk away the things in my office I don't need and whisk everything I do need into a system I can easily ma...
6/23/09 at 7:01 PM