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January 11, 2017
Five-year old yellow lab, Ole, makes a retrieve of a rooster on a hunt in southwestern Minnesota on Jan. 1. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
January 11, 2017 - 8:44am
January 9, 2017
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
January 9, 2017 - 3:17pm
January 4, 2017
Alexandria's Tyler Floding prepares for a duck hunt this past season as he sets out his decoy spread in Douglas County. Floding's photo won first place in the Hunt Down Your Photos contest this year. (Submitted photo)
Capturing the moment: Hunt Down Your Photos contest winners
January 4, 2017 - 12:00am
Mike Frisch holds up a mid-winter crappie he caught. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: Find those mid-winter crappies
January 4, 2017 - 12:00am
December 29, 2016
DNR release: Third case of CWD in deer identified in southeastern Minnesota
December 29, 2016 - 3:04pm
December 28, 2016
Aubree Morken, 3, inspects the field point on a VAP arrow after some target shooting and plays with a new Sitka cap of her dad's this past summer. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Morken: Sitka added to list of gear I love to hunt with after this season
December 28, 2016 - 11:37am
December 23, 2016
Mike Frisch holds up a winter crappie he caught on the ice last year. Many anglers are targeting crappies right now as the bite picks up on area lakes. (Submitted photo)
Fishing heats up with the temperatures
December 23, 2016 - 2:47pm
December 21, 2016
Three late-season roosters made for a afternoon well spent last Friday. The Minnesota pheasant hunting season continues through Jan. 1. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Time is dwindling to chase late-season roosters
December 21, 2016 - 12:00am
Mike Frisch: Little heavyweights
December 21, 2016 - 12:00am
December 20, 2016
DNR announces five-county feeding ban to combat CWD
December 20, 2016 - 10:52pm
December 14, 2016
Juvenile trumpeter swans are gray in the fall and winter.  (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Trumpeter swans finding a home around Alexandria
December 14, 2016 - 12:00am
December 13, 2016
Time to fish: Frigid temps send anglers onto area lakes
December 13, 2016 - 11:50am
December 7, 2016
Mike Frisch
Catching those early-ice walleyes
December 7, 2016 - 2:22pm
Eric Morken got a late-season doe this past Saturday. There is still time for hunters to get in the woods with muzzleloader season running through Dec. 11 and bow hunting season through Dec. 31. (Submitted photo)
From the stand: A good way to end it
December 7, 2016 - 12:00am
December 6, 2016
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
December 6, 2016 - 10:36am