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November 7, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sold about 666,000 licenses and permits last year between the firearm, muzzleloader and archery seasons. Hunter success last year was about 35 percent during the firearms season, DNR statistics show. Minnesota DNR file photo
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
November 7, 2018 - 12:52pm
November 5, 2018
Wanted: Recent hunting photos for the Enterprise
November 5, 2018 - 4:01pm
November 4, 2018
Mark Holtz of Menahga shot this black bear in northern Minnesota. It weighed in at 443 pounds. Readers are invited to submit their recent hunting photos. Mail or drop off a photo at the Enterprise office (203 Henrietta Ave. N) or email sgeisen@parkrapidsenterprise.com. (Submitted photo)
A successful bear hunt
November 4, 2018 - 11:55am
November 1, 2018
It’s here: Minnesota deer firearms season opens Saturday
November 1, 2018 - 8:56pm
October 30, 2018
Lake Mille Lacs ice fishermen to be allowed 1 walleye
October 30, 2018 - 6:15pm
October 27, 2018
Mike and Stacy (not pictured) Salvevold grouse hunting with their dogs, Ben and Finn, in the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. (Gary Korsgaden/For the Enterprise)
ABOUT FISHING: The distinctly singular outdoor experience
October 27, 2018 - 6:00pm
The pine grosbeak moves south from Canada when mountain ash berries are hard to find. Look for them in crab apple trees.(Adobe Stock Photos)
BIRDWISE: What will winter bring?
October 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
Trumpeter swans in a blaze of fall colors on Shingobee Lake. (Photos by Dallas Hudson/For the Enterprise)
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: Critters -- and humans -- prepare for winter
October 27, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 26, 2018
Didymo, also called rock snot, has been confirmed in the Poplar River on Minnesota's North Shore of Lake Superior. The cold water algae has devastated trout populations in other regions. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
‘Rock snot’ algae confirmed in North Shore stream in Minnesota
October 26, 2018 - 9:53am
October 24, 2018
Maddy Ogg with the record northern pike she caught Oct. 6 on Mille Lacs Lake. Special to Forum News Service
Mille Lacs Lake yields record northern pike
October 24, 2018 - 4:33pm
October 21, 2018
Grouse hunter Jim DePalo of Falls, Penn., looks on as hunting guide Jens Heig works on taking blood and feather samples and the heart from a grouse shot in October 2018 on the Chippewa National Forest. John Myers / Forum News Service
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
October 21, 2018 - 6:45am
October 20, 2018
A female monarch suddenly opened her wings to signal "back off!' to a bee invading her comfort zone as she nectared blazing star. (Photos by John Weber/For the Enterprise)
LEPS & ODES: A banner year for monarchs
October 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 19, 2018
Pulverized leaves will filter into the lawn, adding nutrients, conserving moisture and reducing weeds. David Samson / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: Leave the leaves for a healthier lawn
October 19, 2018 - 11:52am
October 15, 2018
Minnesota's youth deer season gets underway Thursday, Oct. 18 and continues through Sunday, Oct. 21 in parts of northwest Minnesota, southeast Minnesota and Twin Cities metro permit area 601. The season is open to 10- to 15-year-old hunters, who must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult 18 years old or older. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
October 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 14, 2018
Chip Leer of Walker, Minn., has earned a place in the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame for a 30-year career as a fishing guide, product innovator and promoter and outdoor communicator. Chip Leer / Fishing the WildSide / Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
October 14, 2018 - 8:25am
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