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January 16, 2019
This 'Patriot House' has been set up on Little Detroit Lake, across from the Rossman Avenue access, for free use by military servicemen and women, veterans, law enforcement, firefighters and first responders from now until mid-February. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Fish house on Little Detroit is open to military, vets, police, EM
January 16, 2019 - 3:59pm
January 13, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have CWD. Most animals that carry the disease look healthy. It's only in the final stages where they become sickly looking. Wisconsin DNR photo.
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
January 13, 2019 - 2:04pm
January 10, 2019
Moose and wolves on Isle Royale, like these shown here in a 2011 photo, won't be studied this winter for the first time since 1958 if the federal government shutdown doesn't end soon.  Courtesy of Michigan Tech
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
January 10, 2019 - 8:11pm
January 9, 2019
Hundreds of climbing enthusiasts gathered Jan. 4-6, for the Sandstone Ice Fest. Steve Hoffman / Forum News Service
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
January 9, 2019 - 5:44pm
January 5, 2019
Common redpolls are back this winter, but so far not in last year's numbers.
BIRDWISE: Christmas Bird Counts provide valuable information
January 5, 2019 - 4:23pm
Input sought on Huntersville, Lyons state forest trails
January 5, 2019 - 3:00pm
Conditions are perfect for excellent ice fishing this January.
ABOUT OUTDOORS: Best shot for ice fishing in January
January 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
December 30, 2018
A quality pair of binoculars and a field guide are essential tools for both a beginning or experienced bird watcher. (Marshall Howe/For the Enterprise)
BIRDWISE: Binoculars and book are birding essentials
December 30, 2018 - 10:44am
December 29, 2018
The International Space Station appears as a straight white line against the backdrop of the nigh sky and Milky Way in this Bryan Hansel image shot in Cook County. Courtesy Bryan Hansel
Bryan Hansel transforms North Shore scenes into artistic palette
December 29, 2018 - 6:15pm
December 23, 2018
December 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
Bruce Johnson built and installed five benches on the North Country Trail this year. (Submitted photo)
The North Country Trail: A year in review
December 23, 2018 - 11:00am
December 22, 2018
Park Rapids chapter members of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association loaded donated deer hides onto a semi Monday for Hides for Habitat. Pictured in the foreground, from left, are Mel Hemerick, David East and president Russ Johnsrud. (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
Hides for Habitat benefits local outdoors projects
December 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
December 21, 2018
Guide Tony Roach with a nice early-ice walleye on Mille Lacs Lake. Steve Hoffman / Forum News Service
Right now is prime-time for Mille Lacs walleyes
December 21, 2018 - 11:15am
December 17, 2018
A helicopter flies low so this bull moose can be darted with a tranquilizer in January 2013 in northeast Minnesota. Moose numbers in northern Minnesota have declined, and researchers attribute at least some of the decline to climate change. Courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
‘It’s never been so extreme’: Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
December 17, 2018 - 5:42pm
December 14, 2018
Late-season archers have shot at filling deer tags
December 14, 2018 - 2:40pm