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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
May 20, 2019
Otter Tail Lake sportsman access. 
Courtesy photo
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
May 20, 2019 - 8:57am
May 10, 2019
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
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
May 10, 2019 - 10:56am
May 9, 2019
Willie Osberg displays a crappie hooked from an area lake. If the big game fish don't bite this weekend, the panfish bite should be a great option.
Photo submitted by Erik Osberg
Cold water: It might not mean slow fishing for opener
May 9, 2019 - 5:32am
May 6, 2019
DNR crews working hard to have boat ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
May 6, 2019 - 1:05pm
May 5, 2019
Cold water could make walleye fishing a challenge for Saturday's Minnesota Fishing Opener. Forum News Service file photo
Cold, high water could play into walleye success at Minnesota Fishing Opener
May 5, 2019 - 7:00am
April 24, 2019
Life jackets a safety necessity when boating on cold water
April 24, 2019 - 5:42pm
April 14, 2019
Hannah Mishler, a conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, visits with Wyatt Casavan (from left) of Red Lake Falls, Minn., Cameron Dahedl of Bemidji and Kevin Longtin (partially obscured, far right) of Grand Forks on Friday, April 5, 2019, during a check of anglers fishing the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
All in a day’s work on the Rainy River
April 14, 2019 - 8:01am
March 17, 2019
DNR invites conversation about deer at area open houses
March 17, 2019 - 12:04pm
March 16, 2019
Walleye harvest will be allowed in May on Mille Lacs Lake
March 16, 2019 - 5:15pm
March 14, 2019
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service on Wednesday said it will make good on a promise made last June to delist wolves across the lower 48 states, removing Engendered Species Act protections. Courtesy of Michigan Technological University
Federal plan to remove wolf protections to open for public comment
March 14, 2019 - 6:59pm
February 28, 2019
Deadline looms: Anglers need to take action ahead of fish-house removal dates
February 28, 2019 - 12:54pm
January 15, 2019
Annmarie Lyon assists daughter Paisley Lyon off of the spinning ice carousel with the help of daughter Zoë Lyon on the other side Saturday, Jan. 12, during the second annual Sunny Zwilling Memorial Ice Carousel Extravaganza in Little Falls. 
Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service
Central Minnesota family makes world's largest spinning ice disc
January 15, 2019 - 8:28am
January 13, 2019
DNR invites public to apply for new deer advisory committee
January 13, 2019 - 11:26am
December 10, 2018
A man holds his hand up to compare it to the paw of a mountain lion said to have been hit by a car near Nimrod Thursday night.
Courtesy photo
UPDATE: Road-kill cougar to get full examination
December 10, 2018 - 4:20pm