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June 17, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have chronic wasting disease. Minnesota lawmakers approved additional funding to combat the disease, which is always fatal to deer, elk and moose.  (File photo/ Wisconsin DNR)
A field test for fatal deer disease? Minnesota scientists say it's just months away
June 17, 2019 - 4:09pm
May 28, 2019
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Inside the Outdoors: Who should pay to preserve deer hunt tradition?
May 28, 2019 - 6:00am
May 19, 2019
Source: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Brad Dokken column: DNR increases elk permits in effort to reduce growing Kittson County herd
May 19, 2019 - 7:10am
April 23, 2019
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Spring hunt dog event scheduled April 27
April 23, 2019 - 6:30am
March 29, 2019
Letter to the editor: Minnesota can be national leader
March 29, 2019 - 2:30am
March 6, 2019
Captive white-tailed deer group together Tuesday, March 5, in a penned-in enclosure on Trophy Woods Ranch, northeast of Merrifield and west of Upper Mission Lake. For most of their lives, the deer are kept in a preserve walled with two 8-foot high fences, and as many as five gates. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Deer farmer owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's off the mark
March 6, 2019 - 7:00am
February 22, 2019
Recently appointed Commissioner Sarah Strommen stopped by the Northland Arboretum Thursday, Feb. 21, to meet with local shareholders -- a meeting centered on promoting local water access, as well as measures to combat aquatic invasive species. She noted Chronic Wasting Disease also loomed large in discussions. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
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DNR boss: Beefed up funding for water management, CWD prevention
February 22, 2019 - 7:00am
January 7, 2019
Turkey lottery applications cost $5 and can be purchased online at mndnr.gov/buyalicense, by phone at 888-665-4236, or in person from a license agent. Successful applicants will receive a postcard in the mail by mid-February and can purchase their hunting license starting March 1.
Apply through Jan. 25 for spring wild turkey A and B permits
January 7, 2019 - 6:00am
December 4, 2018
DNR sets two deer hunts in southeast Minnesota to contain chronic wasting disease
December 4, 2018 - 4:57pm
November 30, 2018
John Pufahl (center) accepts a DNR Lifesaving Award Tuesday, Nov. 27, at the Crow Wing County Board meeting. Also pictured with county officials are the men Pufahl saved: Andrew LeBlanc (left), 30, of Little Falls;  Jason Worlie (fourth from right), 39, of Bowlus; and Jayme Doucette (third from right), 43, of Becker. Submitted photo / Crow Wing County
Garrison senior receives DNR award for saving hunters, dogs
November 30, 2018 - 7:00am
November 29, 2018
Roger Dondelinger, longtime owner of the Dondelinger car dealership in Baxter, died Friday, Nov. 23, at 78. Submitted Photo
'The car guy': Roger Dondelinger remembered for work ethic, love of sports
November 29, 2018 - 9:00am
November 17, 2018
The Last Windrow: 'The Second Week of Deer Hunting'
November 17, 2018 - 6:00am
November 14, 2018
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Fergus Falls area to host 2019 Governor's Deer Opener
November 14, 2018 - 8:00am
November 10, 2018
16-year-old suffers bullet wound
November 10, 2018 - 3:00am
November 2, 2018
Inside the Outdoors: Deer hunters, too, are asked to get the lead out
November 2, 2018 - 8:00am
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