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May 16, 2013
Apply now for Minnesota elk hunt
Hunters have until June 14 to apply for one of 23 elk licenses offered this year by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The licenses will be available in Kittson County's central and northeast zones. The Grygla area will be closed to enable that area's elk population...
May 16, 2013 - 8:29am
August 11, 2012
DNR, Local Pheasants Forever chapters offer youth and women hunt opportunity
Interested youth and women can apply by Sept. 10 for a chance to step into the field with an experienced guide this fall and step out carrying pheasants. The Pheasants Forever (PF) special mentored youth hunt is co-sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and...
August 11, 2012 - 10:47am
June 30, 2012
Application periods announced for deer, turkey hunts for disabled vets
The St. Cloud Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, and the Minnesota National Guard, Camp Ripley will host the 21st Annual Physically Disabled Veterans Deer Hunt. October 2-4, 2012, and the 9th Annual Physically Disabled Veterans Turkey...
June 30, 2012 - 9:36am
April 28, 2012
Apply now for the 2012 Minnesota elk hunt
Hunters have until Friday, June 1, to apply for one of 23 elk licenses offered this year by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Elk licenses will be available in the traditional Grygla area. Licenses also will be available in Kittson County, which offers its traditional...
April 28, 2012 - 2:28pm
April 27, 2012
Higher hunting, license fees negotiated
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislative negotiators agreed with 60 outdoors groups that hunting and fishing fees should increase, but ditched a proposal to open the fishing season a week early. They also agreed to establish wolf hunting and trapping seasons. The House and Senate were...
April 27, 2012 - 3:38pm
April 23, 2012
Hunting, fishing fees and Vikings talk begins legislative week
April 23, 2012 - 12:10pm
September 4, 2011
Physically Disabled Veterans Deer Hunt to take place near Little Falls
The 20th Annual Physically Disabled Veterans' Deer Hunt will take place October 4-6 at Camp Ripley near Little Falls. Sixty veterans with disabilities, ages 23-91, from around the state, will participate. Twenty-two of these veterans will be hunting from wheelchairs. Participating...
September 4, 2011 - 4:22pm
January 15, 2011
Disabled veterans may register for turkey hunt starting Tuesday
January 15, 2011 - 10:54am
December 30, 2010
Wanted: trail camera trappers
Don't put your trail camera way for the winter! As deer seasons are ending you may be thinking about storing your trail cameras. Instead put them to good use and some more fun. The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA) would like your help in further documenting large predators...
December 30, 2010 - 11:20am
November 13, 2010
Deer hunters off to a good start
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported Wednesday that firearm hunters harvested and registered 85,163 deer this past Saturday and Sunday, up very slightly from last year's 85,074. The early harvest numbers suggest the overall harvest will be somewhat higher than last...
November 13, 2010 - 6:08am
June 30, 2010
Letter - Just being good neighbors
To the editor: Recently, I needed help putting up a fence in the garden, so I called my neighbor, Coach Mark Nelsen, to help. While we were working, he told me about the wonderful athletes that he'd just coached in track. About a week later, I called him to see if we had young people...
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
May 3, 2010
Alexandria Beetles hold medallion hunt
The Alexandria Beetles' medallion hunt, worth $1,000 cash to the lucky winner, began today, Monday, at 9 a.m. at Ace Hardware in Alexandria with the release of the first clue. That clue will be available through Sunday, May 9. The medallion is 6" in diameter and about an inch thick,...
May 3, 2010 - 10:56am
March 20, 2010
Hunter pleads guilty in 'world-class buck' poaching case
RED WING, Minn. -- A Cannon Falls, Minn., man accused of poaching a world-class buck was sentenced Thursday to a year in jail and had his hunting privileges suspended for five years. Troy Alan Reinke pleaded guilty to taking and possessing big game out of season, a gross misdemeanor,...
March 20, 2010 - 11:42am
November 4, 2009
Lake Carlos State Park to remain open during special deer hunt
Lake Carlos State Park will remain open during a special resource management deer hunt from November 7-10 but visitors are advised to wear blaze orange if they visit while the hunt is in progress. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Parks and Trails annually...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
Events planned for next Saturday include brunch with bunny
With Easter right around the corner, families should start planning for a couple of upcoming events. A Grandparent/Grandchild Easter Bunny Tea and Brunch will take place Saturday, April 11 at the Douglas County Hospital. The event, sponsored by the hospital's auxiliary and Elder...
April 3, 2009 - 12:00am