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June 6, 2016
Second DC bow fishing challenge coming to Alexandria
June 6, 2016 - 9:31am
June 2, 2016
Minnesota moose may need endangered list
June 2, 2016 - 1:14pm
A man was burning garbage behind his house—with a dumpster a few steps away. Wind was blowing ashes and embers into a nearby shed. (Contributed photo from the Minnesota DNR)
A burning problem
June 2, 2016 - 10:34am
May 26, 2016
The author, Mike Frisch, holds up a nice largemouth bass he caught in some pencil reeds. (Contributed)
Mike Frisch: Early season bassin'
May 26, 2016 - 4:42pm
White-tailed deer make their way down a hill. (
Legislative audit: DNR deer management sound but needs improvement
May 26, 2016 - 1:29pm
Outdoor issues after the legislative session: No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
May 26, 2016 - 1:05pm
May 23, 2016
Certified gun safety instructors Dave Otto (back, left), Bernie Suchy (back, second from left) and Norb Lenarz (far right) pose for a photo with the students who recently passed their gun safety course that is paid for by the Millerville Sportsmen Club. Misty Prchal (back, fourth from right) also won a .22 rifle that the club awards to one of the students who completes the course.
Millerville Sportsmen help 22 kids gain gun safety certificates
May 23, 2016 - 11:08am
May 18, 2016
Owen Weisel
Alexandria trap team still first in its league
May 18, 2016 - 11:38am
Ten-year old Blake Nohre shows off a 21-pound tom he shot while hunting with his dad, Dave, near Miltona on the morning of May 1. (Contributed)
A little patience leads to Nohre's first bird
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
May 17, 2016
Corey Bokinskie (left) and Rob Larson pose with a stringer of 10 walleyes and a crappie that they caught on Lake Oscar this past Sunday on opening weekend.
Stringer full of walleyes
May 17, 2016 - 1:19pm
May 16, 2016
Lamb, Trenne lead Alex shooters
May 16, 2016 - 10:51am
May 14, 2016
Osakis' Ryan Larson and his wife, Joy, hold up the rewards of getting out on the water in the wind and cold on Saturday morning as they brought home six walleyes for the table. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Wind and cold can't ruin the fun of opener
May 14, 2016 - 1:41pm
May 12, 2016
This piece's author, Mike Frisch, looks over a walleye he boated by pitching a jig and a minnow. (Contributed)
Mike Frisch: A guide to opener success
May 12, 2016 - 8:24am
May 11, 2016
DNR release: Mandatory training required for AIS violators
May 11, 2016 - 2:13pm
Al Skaar (left) of Alexandria and Dick Dyke were all smiles with a stringer of walleyes they caught on Lake Chippewa near Brandon during the Minnesota opener in 1975. (File photo)
Different times: Fishing has changed and so has the industry as anglers look ahead to opener
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am