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February 15, 2018
The moose population in northeastern Minnesota remained low but stable during the Department of Natural Resources' annual survey in early January. (Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR)
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
February 15, 2018 - 11:17am
February 14, 2018
Mallards swim in the water and sit on the ice of Lake Winona near Knute Nelson Ballpark in Alexandria with the temperature reading 4-degrees on Feb. 9. People frequently feed the ducks here but can do more harm than good when feeding them foods with no nutritional value to the birds such as bread. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
February 14, 2018 - 8:29am
February 12, 2018
A timber wolf photographed in Duluth Saturday morning had part of a wire snare wrapped tightly around its muzzle. Officials were unable to capture the wolf as it moved through the city. The wolf was eventually shot and killed by a Duluth police officer. Photo courtesy of Kelly Looby.
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
February 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
Joe Albert
Albert takes a position with the DNR
February 12, 2018 - 2:48pm
Outdoor briefs: Pheasants Forever banquet set for Feb. 24
February 12, 2018 - 2:08pm
February 7, 2018
Mike Frisch with a nice buck he shot with his bow during the 2016 archery deer season in Minnesota. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: Lessons from a tree
February 7, 2018 - 6:41am
Morken: Outdoor groups are as important now as ever
February 7, 2018 - 5:47am
February 5, 2018
DNR release: Opportunities for first-time turkey hunters this spring
February 5, 2018 - 10:55am
January 31, 2018
The Minnesota DNR announced that it will stock less walleye fingerlings like these in some lakes after an analysis of the state's accelerated walleye stocking program showed that 70 percent of the 254 lakes in that program saw no improvement in walleye numbers, according to DNR Fisheries Chief Don Pereira. (File photo)
DNR to stock fewer walleye fingerings: How it impacts local lakes
January 31, 2018 - 5:47am
Dillon Larson, 7, and his father, Nate, hold up a 22-inch walleye that Dillon caught while ice fishing in the area on Christmas Day. (Submitted photo)
A Christmas catch for Larson
January 31, 2018 - 5:47am
January 24, 2018
Alexandria's Dean Krebs with a bull elk that he shot with his bow hunting public land out west. Krebs will host a seminar with the Viking Sportsmen on Jan. 31 centered around everything people need to know about going on a western big-game hunt. (Submitted photo)
Viking Sportsmen to host seminar on hunting big game in the west
January 24, 2018 - 9:40am
Eric Morken cuts off a tree branch while working to improve a stand location this past Saturday. (Photo courtesty of Mike Schaffran)
Morken: A deer hunter's winter to-do list
January 24, 2018 - 9:39am
January 19, 2018
DNR to reduce walleye fingerling stocking
January 19, 2018 - 6:57pm
January 17, 2018
DNR release: Spring turkey hunt applications for season A and B due soon
January 17, 2018 - 6:08pm
A nice sunfish is held up with the ice hole trap. The plate on the trap closes the hole by stepping on a foot lever after the fish has come up through the bottom of the ice. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"
January 17, 2018 - 5:47am