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August 13, 2017
A group of pheasant hunters pauses to water their dogs during a western Minnesota pheasant hunt. Minnesota hunter numbers were down last year compared to 2015. (Forum News Service file photo)
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 6, 2017
DNR expands Minn. deer season opportunities
August 6, 2017 - 11:10am
July 22, 2017
Zebra mussels are an aquatic invasive species.
Out-musseling the mussels: Researcher hopeful of new tactic against invasive species
July 22, 2017 - 8:06am
June 11, 2017
After going for a swim at the Detroit Lakes beach, multiple children reported experiencing swimmer's itch. Symptoms can be alleviated with over-the-counter antihistamines or anti-itch creams. Special to Forum News Service
Swimmer's itch hits Minnesota's lake country early
June 11, 2017 - 8:30am
June 8, 2017
This is the bighead carp taken by a bowfisher in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls, Minn., on June 4, 2017. It weighed 61.7 pounds and was 47 1/2 inches long. Submitted photo.
Minnesota's largest invasive carp taken near Redwood Falls
June 8, 2017 - 2:16pm
May 22, 2017
Hundreds of anglers took advantage of beautiful weather April 1, 2015, to fish the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. While the boat ramp was crowded, traffic wasn't too congested on the river. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
May 22, 2017 - 10:36am
May 19, 2017
This jawbone thought to be from a sand tiger or mako shark was caught by a Grand Rapids, Minn., fisherman last weekend in the Mississippi River in northern Minnesota. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota
May 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 18, 2017
Lake Bemidji lands college fishing national championship
May 18, 2017 - 5:11pm
May 17, 2017
Deer caught looking for deals at Minnesota Wal-Mart
May 17, 2017 - 8:12am
May 12, 2017
Richie Erickson (left) and his dad, Chris Erickson, both of Iron, sit behind the two bull moose they found entangled in death in a pond north of Grand Marais on Saturday. The two are avid hunters of shed moose antlers. The larger bull’s antlers are at upper left and lower right, while the smaller bull’s antlers are at upper right and lower left. Photo courtesy Chris Erickson
Father and son make a rare find: Two bull moose tangled together in death
May 12, 2017 - 10:38am
April 20, 2017
The Douglas Area Trails Association grooms roughly 368 miles of trails throughout Douglas County each year. Of those 368 miles, 36 are on the Central Lakes Trail. (Echo Press file photo)
Lack of snow affecting trail group
April 20, 2017 - 11:52am
April 11, 2017
Fish and Wildlife Service officer Heidi Kueller dodges flying carp during the Asian Carp assessment on the Illinois River in this Fish and Wildlife Service photo.
Klobuchar, Franken among senators asking Trump to release Asian carp project
April 11, 2017 - 4:45pm
March 29, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer of Big Lake says on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, a bill from her committee helps fund new election equipment. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
March 29, 2017 - 9:07pm
Plastic boat wrap covers several boats and pontoons at Boomerang Marine and Sports in Alexandria. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Boat wrap recycling begins in April
March 29, 2017 - 8:00am
March 19, 2017
Dan Wilfond, right, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries specialist at French River, prepares to measure a northern pike while doing a fisheries survey on Grand Lake north of Duluth in 2015. At left is Peter Nasby, a DNR fisheries intern. Forum News Servce file photo
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am
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