Area News

Lake of the Woods MN Fishing Report

On the south end… Great fall walleye fishing continues for those willing to bundle up and fish. The south shore of Lake of the Woods holding lots of walleyes. Most popular depths are 12 – 24′. Anchoring up with a jig with frozen shiner is the go to method. As the fall continues, walleye fishing…

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Ollie’s Opinion: Thank You Mayor Gander

Every week for the past few months, you have seen Mayor Steve Gander go out of his way to provide in-depth answers to your questions about everything in this wonderful city from purchasing policies to crosswalk safety. The mayor is not like most politicians that dominate the local news coverage. In my view from chatting…

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Greenbush Community Halloween party set for October 27

This year’s 47th Annual Greenbush Community Halloween bash is scheduled to take place on Sunday, October 27, 2019. The Greenbush-Middle River school gym is the place to be. Hours are from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., and is free of charge. Children of all ages are invited to come and enjoy a family-friendly, fun atmosphere in…

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River’s Edge makes some changes and additions

Drive past the gas station known as River’s Edge Bait and Convenience and one may notice the new canopy and the new signage with the Cenex logo on it. But those aren’t the only new changes and additions in the works these days at the gas station located near the State Highway 11 and State…

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Never-ending rain makes for a bleak crop outlook

Since the latter part of the third week in September, area farmers have been inundated with rain. It’s been relentless to say the least. East of Greenbush, the early evening of October 8, Mark Foldesi was combining soybeans. The wet, muddy field had water-filled ruts wherever the combine with tracks had went. His daughter, Courtney…

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