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Authorities urge caution on west side of Lake of the Woods

December 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Series of cracks creates treacherous ice conditionsAuthorities are recommending that ice anglers avoid the west side of Lake of the Woods unless they’re going out with a resort or someone who knows the conditions. Continue Reading

SHARING THE HUNT

November 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Deer camp in Lake of the Woods County puts focus on helping military veterans, disabled hunters enjoy hunting season

Deer might not be as abundant this year as they’ve been some other seasons, but there was no shortage of hospitality last weekend. Continue Reading

Pending shutdown means scramble for Minnesota fishing licenses

June 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Lake of the Woods resort owner who’s also county commissioner says he hopes DNR officials use discretionThe layoff of some 40,000 state employees means the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources won’t be able to sell licenses either online or through its network of Electronic License System outlets across the state. Continue Reading

MnDOT announces 20 local and regional road projects for this year

April 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Multiple area road projects were announced by the Minnesota Department of Transportation Thursday, including 20 for northwest Minnesota. Continue Reading