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Data: June 18, 2018
Adrian police officer on administrative leave ‘indefinitely’
Historic flooding in northwest Wisconsin, just across border from Minnesota
Hydropower project along Missouri River for region takes first step
Two tornadoes rip up trees, damage farms in central SD
New Twin Cities PGA Tour event going after golf's biggest names
VFW baseball: Bruns, Worthington impressive against Redwood County
18U soccer: Worthington takes down Shakopee
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: England avoids draw as Kane delivers stunner in stoppage time
Prep baseball: Area players to compete in All-Star Series
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
Cub Foods co-founder dies Sunday:Charlie Hooley and his brother opened the first Cub Foods store in Fridley in 1968
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Marco purchases Prime Office Innovations
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Letter: There's hope for people with mental health conditions
Letter: All signs point to higher 'intellectual input'
The Farm Bleat: Driving Lessons
Boy serves kindness with a side of chicken
Beverly A. Olson
Angeline E. Willers
Curtis Neal Van Ness
Group teaches dads to give gift of time, teaches children 'this is what a father does'
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
Commentary: One good 'act of Momness' remembered 40 years later
Commentary: Are you connecting with your children?
Column: A father when all other fathers fail
out and about
Wayne and Judy Zinnel
Jim & Sharon
Larry and Phyllis Rogers
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
June 6, 2018
'Nature at Night' series to begin June 15
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Dickinson County Nature Center will host its first Nature at Night series this summer with a free program at 8:30 p.m. June 15 at the center in Okoboji. Attendees will explore the night during an approximately one-hour walk through Kenue Park, using their night...
June 6, 2018 - 11:44am
April 21, 2018
First ‘Birding on the Green’ set for May 7
OKOBOJI, Iowa — Even with recent snowstorms, birder Ed Thelen isn’t worried about there being birds in the area during the first Birding on the Green event 7 a.m. Monday, May 7.
April 21, 2018 - 2:05pm
January 24, 2018
Okoboji Winter Games on tap this weekend
OKOBOJI, Iowa — With more than a foot of snow landing Monday on the Iowa Great Lakes, organizers of the University of Okoboji Winter Games...
January 24, 2018 - 11:45am
January 20, 2018
Nature-related items sought for exhibit
OKOBOJI, Iowa — Insects from around the world, antique steel traps, items found on the bottom of West Lake Okoboji — local residents have been able to show off some of their amazing nature-related collections at the Dickinson County Nature Center.
January 20, 2018 - 12:01pm
December 30, 2017
Drone photography exhibit on display
OKOBOJI, Iowa — It has only been two years since Tom Gustafson first purchased a drone, but in that time he has made quite a name for himself with his aerial photography. A selection of his drone photography will be on display January-March in the Dickinson County Nature Center’s...
December 30, 2017 - 11:01am
December 13, 2017
Christmas Bird Count is Saturday
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Dickinson County Conservation Board and local birder Lee Schoenewe are working together to gather volunteers to participate in Saturday’s annual Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count.
December 13, 2017 - 8:35am
November 18, 2017
Pollinator Paradise project under way
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County continues to raise funds to complete a new Pollinator Paradise addition to the nature center in Okoboji. Construction of the $1.7 million addition began in July, with Poppema-Sikma Construction of Sheldon scheduled...
November 18, 2017 - 9:43am
November 17, 2017
Special Thanksgiving hike set for Wednesday
OKOBOJI, Iowa — An ethnobotany-themed Thanksgiving hike will begin at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Dickinson County Nature Center. “As we walk through, we can talk about why we’re thankful for different plants in the prairie, wetland and woodland,” said environmental education...
November 17, 2017 - 6:27pm
August 28, 2017
Bee & Butterfly Festival is Friday
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The annual Bee & Butterfly Festival will be hosted from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Dickinson County Nature Center.
August 28, 2017 - 7:42pm
August 4, 2017
Disc golf event set for Aug. 14
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Okoboji Gold Disc Golf Course in Kenue Park will host the Dickinson County Conservation’s final Family Nature Night of the season beginning at 6 p.m. Aug. 14.
August 4, 2017 - 11:12am
July 14, 2017
Dickinson County Nature Center offers fun for the whole family
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories planned on area summer attractions. OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Dickinson County Nature...
July 14, 2017 - 8:25pm
July 10, 2017
Iowa Rock ’n Roll Music Association names director
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Music Association has named Cindy Stanbro as its new executive director.
July 10, 2017 - 6:38pm
Science Quest camp coming to nature center
OKOBOJI, Iowa — Elephant toothpaste, soda explosions, homemade slime — Science Quest camp at the Dickinson County Nature Center is going to be explosive fun.
July 10, 2017 - 4:36pm
May 30, 2017
Kayaking programs for beginners offered
OKOBOJI, Iowa — Mark Foss, a kayaker and certified instructor with the American Canoe Association, is partnering with the Dickinson County Conservation Board to offer kayaking classes. Kickstart Your Kayak classes will begin with beginner-level sessions from 9-11 a.m. and from 1-3...
May 30, 2017 - 5:52pm
May 24, 2017
DCNC offering summer programming
OKOBOJI, Iowa — The Dickinson County Nature Center is offering summer programming for nature explorers and young naturalists is focusing on outdoor recreation this summer starting June 8.
May 24, 2017 - 2:52pm