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April 9, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has unveiled a new deer management plan, which establishes an annual statewide harvest target of 200,000 deer. Forum News Service file photoplay button
Minnesota DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 deer
April 9, 2018 - 2:03pm
April 8, 2018
Brad Dokken
Crowded spring fishing loses appeal
April 8, 2018 - 7:14am
Sam Cook
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
April 8, 2018 - 6:35am
A deer hunter walks to her deer stand on a Minnesota deer hunting opener. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is expected to unveil a new deer management plan this week. File photo / Forum News Service
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
April 8, 2018 - 6:20am
Deep Portage 'Fun Shoot' April 29
April 8, 2018 - 3:30am
April 7, 2018
Firearm safety in Pequot Lakes recently came to an end, with 56 students completing the program. Instructors Calvin and John Wallin expressed appreciation toward the adults who were in attendance in support of those becoming certified, as well and the school district for allowing the program to use its facilities.
56 firearm safety students certified
April 7, 2018 - 5:00am
April 6, 2018
Stopping in the woods on a crunchy morning
April 6, 2018 - 6:32am
April 5, 2018
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations announced
April 5, 2018 - 5:52pm
April 3, 2018
Some really questionable ideas find their way into legislation, are debated, come up for a vote and even become law. A good example is legislation currently up for consideration by our state senators and representatives at the Capitol in St. Paul. Part of that legislation would let county commissioners decide which species of fish the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) can stock in lakes that are entirely within that county's borders. Illustration
Inside the Outdoors: Fish and politics cook up an unpalatable chowder
April 3, 2018 - 7:30am
April 1, 2018
Brad Dokken
COMMENTARY: Spring 2018 will go down as one of 'those' springs
April 1, 2018 - 7:52am
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Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
April 1, 2018 - 6:06am
Against a backdrop of cliffs on Daniels Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Kevin Skwira-Brown of Duluth fishes for lake trout during a recent winter camping trip. Sam Cook / Forum News Serviceplay button
Dads, daughters continue decade-long tradition of winter camping
April 1, 2018 - 6:00am
March 28, 2018
More than a dozen turkeys are in no hurry to cross Green Gables Road. The turkeys and an eagle were checking out a critter carcass. The eagle flew away and the turkeys hung out in the roadway.  Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
In no hurry at all
March 28, 2018 - 11:00am
March 26, 2018
CO Eric Sullivan (Pequot Lakes) received complaints of subjects feeding deer in the North Central deer feeding ban area. The cases are under investigation and pending enforcement action. Illustration using Duluth News-Tribune file photo.
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
“While seeing lots of dead fish can be disconcerting, we remind people that winterkill is normal and happens every year to some extent,” said Neil Vanderbosch, DNR fisheries program consultant. MnDNR file photo.
Deep snow and cold winters increase instances of fish kills
March 26, 2018 - 1:00pm