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September 20, 2018
Barrett Lake in Grant County will be added to the Department of Natural Resources' infested waters list for zebra mussels after the mussels were confirmed in the lake on Sept. 20, 2018. (DNR photo)
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
September 20, 2018 - 3:24pm
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
September 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 18, 2018
Acorns are all over the forest floor right now with oaks producing a booming crop in Minnesota this year. Deer love feeding on acorns when they're available. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Opener comes in hot
September 18, 2018 - 2:15pm
September 17, 2018
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
September 17, 2018 - 12:39pm
September 13, 2018
Drew Cramlet caught this 18-inch smallmouth bass near Alexandria late this summer. (Submitted photo)
Holding on to summer
September 13, 2018 - 2:27pm
September 6, 2018
Minnesota Treasured Places event coming to Alexandria
September 6, 2018 - 9:17am
September 5, 2018
DNR release: Despite wet spring, state pheasant index up 19 percent from 2017
September 5, 2018 - 12:23pm
September 1, 2018
Boats take off from the docks at the Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center for the afternoon session of the Classic Bass Champions Tour Championship that was held on the Alexandria Chain of Lakes on Aug. 31. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)play button
Updated: Champions Tour anglers find bass aplenty on the chain
September 1, 2018 - 7:37am
August 31, 2018
Evansville Sportsmen's banquet set for Sept. 8
August 31, 2018 - 1:12pm
DNR release: Public welcome to attend deer meeting in Glenwood on Sept. 6
August 31, 2018 - 1:12pm
August 29, 2018
Mike Frisch: Find the fish and more
August 29, 2018 - 7:58am
August 26, 2018
Thirteen-year-old Lexie Louwagie of Willmar climbs the rock wall that was brought to the Youth Outdoor Activity Day in Alexandria by the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center out of Spicer on Sunday. The rock-climbing wall was one of 47 stations for kids to take part in this year. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)play button
Youth Outdoor Activity Day: More smiles, more record numbers
August 26, 2018 - 6:47pm
August 23, 2018
Eric Morken with a buck he shot with his bow in North Dakota. Morken will host a whitetail seminar through the Viking Sportsmen at the Bemo Building on the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Alexandria on Sept. 5 at 7 p.m. Anyone is welcome to attend the free event. (Submitted photo)
Morken: Join me for a whitetail seminar in Alexandria on Sept. 5
August 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 21, 2018
Tyler Craig, 6.5-years-old of Long Prairie, points at his target to try to get a good visual before throwing a tomahawk during the 2017 Youth Outdoor Activity Day at the Alexandria Shooting Park. Last year’s youth day drew 2,180 kids and organizers are planning for 2,500 kids ages 16 and younger to come through the gates for this year’s free event. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
More record numbers expected at youth outdoor day this Sunday
August 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Miltona's Tyler Wolden holds up a big walleye that he caught on Lake of the Woods with Nate Leininger, also of Miltona, that helped the duo win the AIM Pro Walleye Series Minnesota state championship Aug. 17-18. (Submitted photo)
Miltona’s Wolden and Leininger win AIM Pro Walleye Series state championship
August 21, 2018 - 4:17pm