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August 27, 2018
Many of us would rather have a day in the marsh when we see 100 ducks and bag two, than see six ducks and bag them all. But there have been too many years of late when the season concludes with duck hunters feeling comradeship with Charlie Brown. Photo Illustration.
Inside the Outdoors: Like Charlie Brown, Minnesota duck hunters want to believe
August 27, 2018 - 10:00am
August 21, 2018
The number of mallards and most other ducks across North America are down this year from 2017 but remain above long-term averages. Forum News Service file photo
North American duck numbers down, but above average
August 21, 2018 - 6:01pm
September 18, 2017
The 2017 hunting framework, with season length and daily bag limits being the most anticipated, were known months ago. That's because since 2015 the federal agency responsible for managing ducks and geese and those who hunt them has mothballed what was previously an important tool in setting annual hunting rules. That tool was the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's annual midsummer count and assessment of the year's nesting successes; or, just as important, nesting failures. PineandLakes.com Illustration
Inside the Outdoors: 2017 could be a perfect storm of bad duck policy
September 18, 2017 - 8:00am
July 9, 2017
 Joel Huener of Middle River, Minn., shows off this detailed  brown trout carving that replicates the largest brown trout he's caught on a fly. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Decoy carver gives wood a lifelike touch
July 9, 2017 - 12:19pm
June 17, 2017
Pine River Duck Races start June 23
June 17, 2017 - 9:30am
January 21, 2017
Minnesota Wild forward Jason Zucker (16) celebrates his goal on Anaheim Ducks goalie Jonathan Bernier (1) during the second period at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday night. Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Wild's Suter celebrates birthday by leading team past red-hot Ducks
January 21, 2017 - 11:10pm
December 10, 2014
Inside the Outdoors: Avoid hunters' couch potato syndrome
December 10, 2014 - 4:30pm