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October 9, 2016
Governor's deer hunting opener returns to Brainerd area
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — Though not as big as the annual Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener, another state tradition to showcase the outdoors...
October 9, 2016 - 9:38am
July 13, 2016
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
The scrapes and rubs were still there in plain sight despite the green growth of mid-summer that surrounded the forest floor. It was about this...
July 13, 2016 - 11:40am
January 20, 2016
Morken: New big game manager enters at important time
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced early this month the hiring of a new point person for perhaps the most high-profile...
January 20, 2016 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
A buck worth waiting for
Harland Jahnke of Parkers Prairie has been hunting deer since he was 16 years old. He's 80 now and got the biggest buck of his life during this...
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
November 18, 2015
Fifteen-year-old Clayton Luedeke of Miltona already has two big bucks to his name during his hunting career and the latest would make the most-seasoned...
November 18, 2015 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
From the stand: The family bucks
The sound of water trickling over the rocks in a narrow creek below me was the only sound that broke up the darkness as I waited for the sun...
November 11, 2015 - 6:38am
November 9, 2015
Send us your deer hunting photos
The Echo Press wants to publish your hunting stories from this deer season. Big bucks, first deer, interesting tales — every hunt has a story, and we would love to share yours. Send some of your favorite hunting photos and details of the hunt from this season through email...
November 9, 2015 - 11:36am
November 7, 2015
Today's the day for 500,000 deer hunters in state
By Matthew Liedke, Forum News Service There are about 500,000 deer hunters in Minnesota and many will be out this weekend for the season opener,...
November 7, 2015 - 6:00am
October 28, 2015
Mock it up: Hunting over scrapes
Late-October rolled around last fall and it was like I was hunting in a different world for whitetails. I had always read about hunting over...
October 28, 2015 - 12:00am
November 14, 2013
Firearms deer harvest down eight percent
Minnesota hunters harvested 77,008 deer during the first three days of the firearms season, down 8 percent from 2012, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Leslie McInenly, DNR big game program leader, said a slightly smaller harvest over the first three days...
November 14, 2013 - 8:54am
November 8, 2013
Deer numbers look good for Saturday’s gun opener
Whitetail numbers are expected to be up in much of the area
November 8, 2013 - 8:58am
November 7, 2012
Department of Natural Resources anticipates good deer hunting season
With firearms hunting season having begun on November 3, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) anticipates a good season. "Minnesota's deer population is up from last year, in part, because of the mild winter," said Lou Cornicelli, the DNR's wildlife research manag...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Deer season opens this Saturday; tips for avoiding an accident
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) reports that Minnesota averages about 35,000 deer-car collisions a year and three to 11 fatalities. So, what can be done to stay safe when Minnesota's deer season gets under way on November 3? DEER TRENDS AND STATISTICS --Dawn...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am