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Kids from a Sebeka summer rec program were among the many who wished Smokey Bear a happy 75th birthday Thursday.
Happy birthday, Smokey
1 hour 19 min ago
July 18, 2019
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Friends of Itasca will host a dedication event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 27 for the new Lake Itasca Amphitheater at Itasca State Park.
Itasca State Park to dedicate new amphitheater
12 hours 42 min ago
Artwork featured on the 2019 Minnesota Migratory Waterfowl Stamp. Snow geese are the only species eligible for the 2020 contest. Image courtesy of the Minnesota DNR
Minnesota DNR seeks designs for 2020 duck stamp
July 18, 2019 - 8:19am
July 13, 2019
Plate-billed Mountain-Toucan. This photo was captured at a private bird watchers' house in Ecuador. (Photos by Marshall Howe/For the Enterprise)
BIRDWISE: In Ecuador, feeding wild birds is a money-maker
July 13, 2019 - 2:00pm
July 12, 2019
Road construction and resulting traffic detours have meant fewer visitors to the Minnesota Fishing Museum and Hall of Fame in Little Falls, Minn., and the facility is in danger of closing without an influx of money. (Photo/ Minnesota Fishing Museum and Hall of Fame)
Minnesota Fishing Museum and Hall of Fame in danger of closing its doors
July 12, 2019 - 5:08pm
July 10, 2019
Mille Lacs Lake boasts exceptional fishing for trophy walleye, smallmouth bass, muskie and northern pike. The DNR hopes that interested anglers will help define a management plan that will further enhance the fishery. Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR
DNR seeks input on Mille Lacs Lake management plan
July 10, 2019 - 3:51pm
July 8, 2019
A boater fishes on Basswood Lake in 2009. File / News Tribune
Teen found in Canada after wandering away from Boundary Waters
July 8, 2019 - 4:44pm
July 7, 2019
Minnesota's statewide ruffed grouse drumming counts are similar to last year, the Department of Natural Resources said Monday, July 1, reporting results from spring breeding count surveys. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Minnesota spring ruffed grouse, sharp-tailed counts similar to last year, DNR says
July 7, 2019 - 8:12am
July 3, 2019
A close-up of a male variegated meadowhawk.
LEPS & ODES: Meet the variegated meadowhawks
July 3, 2019 - 2:00pm
July 1, 2019
Fireworks explode over Agate Bay during the 2018 Fourth of July celebration in Two Harbors. Those looking for a more peaceful celebration will find it in one of Minnesota's 75 state parks and recreation areas. File photo
Minnesota state parks perfect for a firework free celebration
July 1, 2019 - 4:23pm
June 30, 2019
Volunteers used buckets to transport about 3,000 brown trout from a truck to several access points along the Spruce Creek in Spruce Hill County Park. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
Stocking of rainbows, browns provides new opportunity around Alexandria
June 30, 2019 - 8:10am
June 28, 2019
Mille Lacs Band DNR Aquaculture Biologist Keith Wiggins-Kegg holds a potential record-setting muskie caught during recent electrofishing activities on the lake. Courtesy of the Mille Lacs Band DNR
Uncertified world record muskie boated and released in Mille Lacs Lake by DNR biologists
June 28, 2019 - 6:09pm
June 27, 2019
The winning painting from the 2019 Minnesota walleye stamp contest. Image courtesy of Minnesota DNR
Designs sought for 2020 Minnesota trout, walleye stamps
June 27, 2019 - 5:56pm
This aerial photo shows clear water flowing in the Sartell Pool of the Mississippi River and green, algae-stained water in Little Rock Lake. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR
DNR to drawdown central Minnesota lake, Mississippi River beginning Aug. 1
June 27, 2019 - 4:38pm
June 26, 2019
A fisheries sample envelope and a small sharp knife are the only tools needed to help biologists studying muskies on Lake Vermilion. Minnesota DNR photo
Minnesota DNR needs help collecting muskie scales on Lake Vermilion
June 26, 2019 - 3:47pm