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WHS Marching Trojans claim Tri-State Band Festival Parade Sweepstakes, People’s Choice
1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
Sanford Worthington recognized for flu protection efforts
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
SMAC grants enable regional arts efforts
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Prep volleyball: Worthington goes 2-5 at St. James Tournament
Prep football: E-E's precision on display in Fulda
Cross country: Fairmont wins Class 2A title at Milaca
Column: Republicans' kangaroo court
Column: A Republican worth voting for
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Patricia Marie Adelmann (Janssen)
Douglas R. Geertsema
Norma J. Janssen
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
February 17, 2015
Truck driver fined for hauling zebra mussels
WINONA — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued a civil citation and a $500 fine to a construction company truck driver for transporting zebra mussels. In mid-December, Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) and contract inspectors found dead zebra mussels...
February 17, 2015 - 8:39pm
Change may come to invasive species decal law
ST. PAUL — Many resort owners and boaters strongly object to a new law written to stop invasive species from spreading through Minnesota waters, and they have been heard. Legislators are looking into whether to scuttle the law, passed in 2012, or to tweak it into something more...
February 17, 2015 - 8:33pm
January 29, 2015
Getting the word out
WORTHINGTON — Last month, a committee was formed to combat aquatic invasive species (AIS) locally following receipt of state funding. On Thursday morning, the group met to discuss just how the $78,793 available for 2015 would best be spent. Drawing action items from the Nobles...
January 29, 2015 - 8:44pm
December 5, 2014
Effort under way to develop plan to deter aquatic invasive species from area waters
WORTHINGTON — With nearly $75,000 coming to Nobles County before the end of the year to target aquatic invasive species, representatives from the county, its park board and local watershed districts met Friday to discuss an action plan and budget for the funds. Money is being dispersed...
December 5, 2014 - 9:50pm
March 16, 2014
School seeks $6 million to upgrade invasive species, bee labs
ST. PAUL — Critical research on Minnesota’s aquatic pests and food supply is being conducted in a century-old tractor garage and a condemned workshop on the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus. The school’s bee laboratory is lodged in a small, unfinished cinder block...
March 16, 2014 - 9:21pm
October 2, 2012
Invasive species class is Oct. 13
LAKEFIELD -- The Prairie Ecology Bus Center will host an invasive species workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 13 at the PEBC office, located in Sparks Park in Lakefield. The workshop will begin with a classroom session devoted to weed identification, replacement species and weed...
October 2, 2012 - 9:21pm
October 27, 2010
Getting rid of common buckthorn
October 27, 2010 - 10:27am
October 15, 2010
Will sunfish eat zebras?
October 15, 2010 - 9:53am
October 14, 2010
Wait-and-see on flowering rush
October 14, 2010 - 11:00am
October 13, 2010
Tracking an invader: Science class studies zebra mussels with DNR
October 13, 2010 - 2:30pm
September 22, 2010
Invasive zebra mussels on the move
ALEXANDRIA - The temperatures are cooler and the days are getting shorter, which means fall is here and winter is just around the corner. It's that time of year when lakeshore property owners are taking in docks and lifts and winterizing their boats and other summer toys. But this...
September 22, 2010 - 12:30pm
July 21, 2010
Some invasives deemed toxic to environment
DETROIT LAKES - From the thistle, clover and dandelions that invade our pristinely green residential lawns, to the curly leaf pondweed, Eurasian milfoil and zebra mussels that clog up area lakes and rivers, invasive species are a recurring nuisance in many ways. But some of these...
July 21, 2010 - 3:00pm
July 12, 2010
Inspectors help fight invasives
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. - Allison Schweizer is passionate about stopping the spread of aquatic invasive species in waterways. In fact, she traveled all the way from Indiana to work for the Beaver Creek Reserve this summer at five locations: Bass Lake, Cedar Lake, Squaw Lake, Lake Mallalieu...
July 12, 2010 - 10:59am
November 18, 2009
Column: Getting rid of common buckthorn
ALEXANDRIA - Buckthorn, a small, shrubby tree, is a nonnative species that has become a big problem in Minnesota's woodlands and wetlands. In 1999, buckthorn was identified as a restricted noxious weed. This means that its sale, transportation or movement is prohibited statewide by...
November 18, 2009 - 10:39am