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October 18, 2018
Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Cass County Board: State grants sought for road improvements
October 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
September 23, 2018
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
September 23, 2018 - 4:30am
September 14, 2018
Crow Wing County Commissioner Paul Thiede updates a small group on the current state of plans for the fire tower outside Pequot Lakes. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes: Residents learn more about fire tower's future
September 14, 2018 - 8:00am
July 23, 2018
CO Eric Sullivan (Pequot Lakes) investigated a report of emergent aquatic vegetation being harvested and not removed from the water. The responsible party was located and enforcement action was taken. Illegal use of hydraulic jets also continues to be addressed.
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
July 15, 2018
Outdoor Notes for July 15
July 15, 2018 - 4:30am
June 11, 2018
CO Tim Collette (Brainerd #1) - Too many walleyes over 20 inches is a common violation and anglers were caught this week trimming tails with scissors to make them appear under the 20-inch mark.
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer weekly reports - June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018 - 3:07pm
June 5, 2018
Take a Kid Fishing Weekend is June 8-10
June 5, 2018 - 8:30am
May 14, 2018
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - May 14, 2018
May 14, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 12, 2018
Only black bears live in the wild in Minnesota. They usually are shy and flee when encountered. Never approach or try to pet a bear. Injury to people is rare, but bears are potentially dangerous because of their size, strength and speed.
DNR lists tips to avoid conflicts with bears this spring
May 12, 2018 - 11:00am
May 6, 2018
Outdoor notes for May 6
May 6, 2018 - 10:00am
May 4, 2018
The roll-in dock sits on shore at the public access on Pine Mountain Lake in Backus on May 3, 2018. You can see ice still covers about half of the lake's surface. In an April 23 Minnesota DNR news release, Nancy Stewart, water recreation program consultant said, “Because of the late ice-out this year, DNR crews will have a shorter window than usual to get boat ramps and docks ready for the May 12 fishing opener, but we will have as many of them ready as possible." Photo: Denton Newman Jr. / PineandLakes.com
Will ice go out in time for fishing opener?
May 4, 2018 - 11:41am
Minnesota DNR forestry firefighters have had a busy season.
Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Dangerous fire conditions have fire agency prepared for busy Friday
May 4, 2018 - 4:00am
April 30, 2018
The Minnesota DNR had most of eastern half of the state -- including Crow Wing County in an extreme fire danger warning Sunday -- meaning the “fire situation is explosive and can result in extensive property damage,” the DNR stated. Click on image to see entire graphic.
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Fire danger 'Extreme:' Fire agencies ask people not to burn
April 30, 2018 - 3:00am
March 26, 2018
“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
February 25, 2018
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 25
February 25, 2018 - 8:30am
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