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July 18, 2019
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 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 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 17, 2019
A zebra mussel.   Forum News Service file photo
For the first time, a North Dakota lake is found with zebra mussels
June 17, 2019 - 5:34pm
June 9, 2019
Debbie Petersen holds a woodcock chick out for her dog Riley to sniff after finding a nest in Warba, Minnesota, Saturday, June 1.
Hunting for answers on forest bird decline
June 9, 2019 - 9:00am
March 17, 2019
John Hart, wildlife disease specialist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, right, talks to his crew Sunday, March 17, at the Mission Lake Wildlife Management Area about the procedure the specialists will use to collect and survey deer for possible chronic wasting disease. The four-person crew is expected to shoot deer for 10 days in the Lower Mission Lake area north of Merrifield. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Chronic wasting disease specialists start Crow Wing project
March 17, 2019 - 10:26pm
March 11, 2019
Four moose photographed during the Minnesota DNR's 2019 winter survey conducted in January. These moose were in the Pagami Creek fire area that burned in a 2011 wildlfire, creating perfect moose habitat. Photo by Mike Schrage
Minnesota moose holding their own
March 11, 2019 - 5:46pm
Zebra mussels on a piece of pipe taken from an infested waterway. The Minnesota DNR on Monday, March 11, confirmed zebra mussel larvae have been found in Upper red Lake. Forum News Service file photo.
DNR finds zebra mussel larvae in Upper Red Lake
March 11, 2019 - 4:32pm
February 20, 2019
Tim Schmid started Walking on Water Outdoors as a faith-based ministry. This year's event was WOWO's fourth large-group ice fishing experience for veterans.
Walking on Water Outdoors moves to Fish Hook Lake
February 20, 2019 - 1:00pm
February 14, 2019
A sturgeon estimated to weigh 120 pounds was caught in the St. Croix River recently by 
Darren Troseth of Jordan, Minn. It is believed to be the biggest record fish ever caught in Minnesota.
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
February 14, 2019 - 10:50am
January 2, 2019
A closeup of elongate hemlock scale, a tiny insect that uses a probe to suck nutrients out of evergreen needles. The insect has been found on many wreaths and other holiday decorations sold at big box stores across Wisconsin. Courtesy of Vermont Invasives
Officials urges burning or bagging natural holiday decor due to invasive insect
January 2, 2019 - 9:28am
December 10, 2018
Leech Lake anglers will be able to keep a wider size range of walleye starting on the 2019 fishing opener, officials announced Monday, Dec. 10. Forum News Service file photo
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
December 10, 2018 - 5:24pm
November 19, 2018
Man dies in deer hunting accident in northern Minnesota
November 19, 2018 - 2:30pm
October 30, 2018
Lake Mille Lacs ice fishermen to be allowed 1 walleye
October 30, 2018 - 6:15pm