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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Zebra mussels found in Lake Sallie, three other Minnesota lakes
PTSD ride helps support service dogs for veterans
Local artisans opening their studios this weekend
Fall colors greet Headwaters 100 riders this Saturday
Panthers finish third at Mid-State tournament
Panthers, Tigers move up in state polls
Panthers take control down stretch to sink Pirates
Greenway rallies to defeat Tigers
Shorthanded Panthers run at Bagley
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
Donald LeRoy Wilson
Norma Elizabeth Nordstrom
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
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Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
Letter: Global warming plus global cooling equals climate change
Commentary: Drive slow, use extra caution around school zones
Editorial: Take time to discuss suicide prevention
Commentary: Country faces political divide and opposing worldviews
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 14, 2012
Hunters, anglers: 'Raise our fees'
ST. PAUL - It is not something heard much around the Legislature: people suggesting fees they pay go up. But Minnesota anglers and hunters did...
March 14, 2012 - 7:34am
March 13, 2012
A property dispute that shouldn't have been results in Clearwater County death
On Nov. 5, 2010, Jerry Donald Benedict set up a deer stand at a spot in the woods in southern Clearwater County, Minn., where he had hunted for the past 25 years. The following day, Kevin Thomas McCormick, a landowner in the area who also had set up a deer stand, came by and accused...
March 13, 2012 - 7:18am
March 5, 2012
Mixed reactions heard at town hall meeting on wolf season
Tim Ewert, a local trapper who also does historical reenactments of fur traders from the early 1800s, said he has been waiting 50 years for the...
March 5, 2012 - 7:28am
February 18, 2012
Minnesota DNR seeks input on hunting regulation changes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking citizen input on three hunting and trapping issues at a series of public meetings this winter. The DNR is seeking comments on proposals that would: require non-toxic shot for rail and snipe hunting, add a third waterfowl zone...
February 18, 2012 - 12:32pm
February 6, 2012
Trophy whitetails up 400 percent over 30 years
Trophy whitetail entries from 2011 hunting seasons are beginning to pour into Boone and Crockett Club (B and C) headquarters. But while the sporting world waits to see which states are hot - or not - producers of giant bucks, North America's overall robust trend in whitetail entries...
February 6, 2012 - 8:03am
January 30, 2012
Setting sights on wolves
Jim Benson has been on successful wolf hunting excursions in Ontario, and that gave him reason for optimism last week, when he and some friends embarked on a six-day hunt north of the border. Chalk one up for the wolves. "I got my (butt) handed to me in a hand basket," said Benson,...
January 30, 2012 - 7:39am
Blind Fargo hunter bags alligator in Florida Everglades
Carey McWilliams, who is legally blind, shows off the alligator he hunted in Florida. Special to The Forum Carey McWilliams of Fargo loves hunting. He's bagged any number of birds and animals. But last August, he got himself an animal that would be hard to come by in the Dakotas...
January 30, 2012 - 7:37am
January 25, 2012
DNR proposes to let Minnesota hunters take 400 wolves
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is proposing to let hunters and trappers take 400 wolves this fall. Minnesota has around 3,000 gray wolves. DNR officials say research indicates the population could sustain a higher harvest quota, but say they're taking a conservative...
January 25, 2012 - 5:50pm
December 20, 2011
144 deer baiting citations issued by state DNR, highest on record
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says deer baiting was pervasive during this year's hunting season. The DNR's Division of Enforcement cited 144 people with baiting, the highest number of citations issued for the practice since the agency started tracking them in 1991,...
December 20, 2011 - 1:39pm
November 19, 2011
Man convicted in 2010 poaching and pot operation faces new charges
A Big Lake man convicted in a poaching and pot-growing operation one year ago is now charged with threatening the hunters who made the complaint...
November 19, 2011 - 1:49pm
November 14, 2011
Minnesota deer harvest down by a third
Department of Natural Resources area wildlife managers Tom Rusch at Tower and Rich Staffon at Cloquet said deer registrations were down an average of 38 percent and 34 percent in their work areas, respectively. "A decline of 34 percent -- that's pretty significant," Staffon said...
November 14, 2011 - 8:19am
November 9, 2011
2011 opener finds happy hunters
Hunters throughout the Hubbard County and adjoining regions reported mixed success after the weekend's firearms deer opener. But it was the...
November 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 7, 2011
Beltrami County hunter died of natural causes, not fall from deer stand
The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to an emergency call on November 5, 2011 at 11:09 AM for assistance from hunters in the Saum area who found a member of their hunting party under his deer stand. The victim, GENE ARTHUR BERTHIAUME, age 72, of St. Paul, MN, was located...
November 7, 2011 - 11:32am
Minnesota deer hunter hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself in Polk County
A hunter who shot himself while in a tree stand Saturday near Lengby, Minn., remains in a Fargo hospital. But according to a Polk County Sheriff's Office spokesman, the wound did not appear life-threatening at the time. Brian James Zwilling, 22, of Sartell, Minn., had climbed into...
November 7, 2011 - 7:50am
November 5, 2011
Deer opener up and running
The 2011 whitetail opener got off with a bang as thousands of orange-clad hunters descended on the Hubbard County area. Convenience stores...
November 5, 2011 - 1:00pm