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February 21, 2018
(Left to right) Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr, Attorney General Lori Swanson, and Pollution Control Agency Commissioner John Linc Stine discuss the uses of the $850 million settlement between the state and 3M on Feb. 21. Katie Nelson / Forum News Service
3M settlement money earmarked for water improvements
February 21, 2018 - 7:40pm
February 15, 2018
A large bull moose moves through a Northeastern Minnesota forest during last year's aerial population survey. Moose numbers are fairly stable again this year but remain at a low level. Photo by Mike Schrage.
Minnesota moose numbers low but stable
February 15, 2018 - 4:30pm
January 22, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources-owned fire tower, which closed to the public last year, was built in 1934. In 2017, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places. Forum News Service photo
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
January 22, 2018 - 9:52pm
October 21, 2017
DNR urges caution while burning fall yard debris
October 21, 2017 - 11:00am
July 26, 2017
This black willow tree in Marine on St. Croix was determined in June 2017 to be the largest tree of its kind in Minnesota. (Courtesy of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
Marine on St. Croix willow is 26 feet around and the biggest in Minnesota
July 26, 2017 - 9:02am
June 14, 2017
Mining exploration spreading across northern Minnesota
June 14, 2017 - 2:30pm
June 10, 2017
Minnesota environmental group challenges DNR stream action
June 10, 2017 - 8:04pm
March 19, 2017
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
March 19, 2017 - 2:25pm
Letter to editor: Rep. Green's water statements misguided
March 19, 2017 - 2:02pm
March 11, 2017
Appointed January 2011
Support the outdoors: Minnesota state parks and trails need a boost
March 11, 2017 - 3:30pm
January 27, 2017
Landowners asked to allow walk-in access to hunters
January 27, 2017 - 11:23am
November 16, 2016
DNR suspects hunter saw bobcats, not mountain lions
November 16, 2016 - 1:07pm
November 10, 2016
Here is an example of what not to do in state wildlife management areas during deer hunting season. The railroad spikes used with this deer stand will cause permanent damage to the birch tree. (Submitted photo)
Deer stands not allowed left overnight on wildlife management areas
November 10, 2016 - 3:10pm
September 26, 2016
Pokety Creek may be declassified as a trout stream
September 26, 2016 - 7:48am
June 22, 2016
Busy spring for bear sightings in northern Minnesota
June 22, 2016 - 10:47am