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April 11, 2013
Hallock sets up urban deer hunt season
Rules are in place for the deer hunting season that will take place within the city limits of Hallock, Minn., this year. The city will issue...
April 11, 2013 - 7:37am
March 12, 2013
Poll finds support to delay next Minnesota wolf hunt
John Myers / Duluth News Tribune - A majority of Minnesotans surveyed last month favor a five-year delay before the state holds another wolf...
March 12, 2013 - 8:14am
February 14, 2013
Overrun with deer, Hallock, Minnesota to start own hunting season
Hallock, a town of 960 in northwestern Minnesota, will have its own deer hunting season this fall. City fathers recently voted to hold a bow-hunting season in an effort to reduce the population of deer inside the city. City staff and City Council members are working on the details,...
February 14, 2013 - 7:56am
February 6, 2013
Moose population drops dramatically; hunting season will not open
A recently completed aerial survey of moose in northeastern Minnesota indicates the rate of population decline has accelerated dramatically. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today that the northeast population declined 35 percent from last year.
February 6, 2013 - 11:37am
February 5, 2013
Opponents criticize hunting season on wolves
The foes were identified by speaker after speaker who referred to a hunter-turned-prey as "brother wolf" Saturday. Chief among the enemies of...
February 5, 2013 - 7:34am
January 28, 2013
Minnesota deer harvest declines 4 percent in 2012
Minnesota hunters harvested 184,649 deer during the 2012 season, down 4 percent from 2011, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The decline reflects the fact that hunters had fewer chances to harvest antlerless deer because the 2012 season was designed...
January 28, 2013 - 5:38pm
DNR defends moose hunt despite declining population
DULUTH, Minn. - Darin Fagerman used to see moose near his home north of Grand Marais fairly frequently. Not anymore. "The last moose we saw...
January 28, 2013 - 7:50am
January 14, 2013
DNR says 2012 a good season for waterfowl
As Minnesota waterfowl experts begin planning for the 2013 hunting season they are pleased with a memorable 2012. An earlier season opener, regulation changes that created more opportunity and some timely help from Mother Nature all combined to make 2012 a noteworthy season. "We...
January 14, 2013 - 10:46am
December 3, 2012
Minnesota father, son allegedly had live, untagged deer in pickup
GRAND FORKS - A traffic stop last month in Steele County has resulted in charges against a father and son from Becker, Minn., for illegal possession of a deer. David Monson, 46, and Max Monson, 21, each have been charged with unlawful taking of a big game animal, a Class A misde...
December 3, 2012 - 6:55am
November 20, 2012
147 wolves harvested in early season hunt
Minnesota's first regulated wolf hunt moves into a new phase Saturday when sport trappers will be allowed to try their luck for the first time since the region's wolves came off the endangered list last winter. Trapping was not allowed in the state's early wolf season, which closed...
November 20, 2012 - 7:41am
November 12, 2012
109 wolves killed in season so far
The state says more than 100 wolves have been killed during Minnesota's first managed wolf hunt. The Department of Natural Resources says 109 wolves have been taken in the first eight days of the hunt, which includes 47 in the northeast hunting zone. The Duluth News Tribune says...
November 12, 2012 - 8:20am
November 7, 2012
Tradition carried on for hunting opener
The most sacrosanct of Minnesota holidays is taking place in the woods of Hubbard County, where the deer are plentiful. Families that have...
November 7, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 6, 2012
Sartell hunter shoots self in foot
A Sartell man was hospitalized after he accidentally shot his foot while deer hunting Sunday evening, according to a report from the Todd County Sheriff's Office. Daniel Hayes, 26, of Sartell, Minn., was allegedly injured at around 6:30 p.m. five miles north of Clarissa, while unloading...
November 6, 2012 - 7:03am
November 5, 2012
Maple Lake hunter dies from heart attack in Beltrami County
At approximately 4:42 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office was notified that a hunting party found one of its members having an apparent heart attack in his dear stand near the Three Culverts Road in Taylor Township. Beltrami County Deputies arrived at the...
November 5, 2012 - 12:13pm
Hunter dies in ATV rollover
A hunter died Saturday morning in Becker County when the all-terrain vehicle he was driving rolled over and pinned him, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office. Michael Anthony Diieso, 55, of North Palm Beach, Fla., was traveling to his hunting site off Whaley's Road, east...
November 5, 2012 - 11:32am