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October 16, 2018
Mike Frisch
Frisch: Fall walleye tips
October 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 15, 2018
Minnesota's youth deer season gets underway Thursday, Oct. 18 and continues through Sunday, Oct. 21 in parts of northwest Minnesota, southeast Minnesota and Twin Cities metro permit area 601. The season is open to 10- to 15-year-old hunters, who must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult 18 years old or older. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
October 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
Mark Nohre
UPDATED: Hides for Habitat Program back on locally and statewide
October 15, 2018 - 12:13pm
October 14, 2018
Chip Leer of Walker, Minn., has earned a place in the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame for a 30-year career as a fishing guide, product innovator and promoter and outdoor communicator. Chip Leer / Fishing the WildSide / Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
October 14, 2018 - 8:25am
October 11, 2018
Zebra mussels discovered in another Otter Tail County lake
October 11, 2018 - 2:09pm
Mark Nohre
Tariffs a part of closing Hides for Habitat Program for 2018 deer season
October 11, 2018 - 9:12am
October 10, 2018
Twelve-year-old Owen Anderson with a deer he shot on his first-ever bow hunt on Sept. 29. Owen shot the deer on his grandparents' property near Lake Mary. (Submitted photo)
Owen's first deer with a bow
October 10, 2018 - 5:47am
October 9, 2018
Jacob Busiahn of Minneapolis with a buck he arrowed in Minnesota on a morning hunt over a scrape on Oct. 7. (Submitted photo)
A big buck that debunks some big-buck theories
October 9, 2018 - 5:00pm
DNR says invasive zebra mussels found in Minneapolis’ Bde Maka Ska
October 9, 2018 - 9:37am
October 7, 2018
A rooster pheasant stands at attention. Jason Strege of the Glenwood Area DNR was optimistic that pheasants in the area came through their nesting season OK in what has been a wet spring in much of the primary pheasant range in Minnesota. (Gary Noon / Wikimedia Commons)
Roadside count indicates pheasants should be around Douglas County for opener
October 7, 2018 - 5:47am
October 6, 2018
Alexandria's Jim Larson won first place for this photo of his son, Cal, and grandson, Henry, coming into shore with their dog, Murphy, after setting some decoys during the 2017 waterfowl opener. (Photo by Jim Larson)
Hunt down your photos contest taking entries
October 6, 2018 - 5:47am
October 5, 2018
Eric Morken
Morken: Time to pay attention to CWD around Alexandria
October 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
A buck and a doe stand at attention. Hunters will have the opportunity to take multiple deer in many of the permit areas around Douglas County this year. (Courtesy photo / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
Sizing up the local deer herd in the 2018 season
October 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sports schedule for Friday, Oct. 5
October 5, 2018 - 12:45pm
October 4, 2018
Osakis' Colter Fortenberry calls from some standing corn as he watches a flock of geese during the Minnesota waterfowl season on Sept. 26. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Following the flock: When waterfowl becomes a way of life
October 4, 2018 - 5:00pm