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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
March 5, 2017
Minn. pike regs stay same for 2017
March 5, 2017 - 8:01am
February 26, 2017
A mourning dove sits in a tree. Photo by Laura Erickson / Special to Forum News Service
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
February 26, 2017 - 9:15am
A white-tailed buck pauses in the woods on a fall morning. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with the public's help, is developing a deer management plan. DNR officials held a meeting in Duluth on Wednesday night to get input on deer management issues. Forum News Service file photo
Duluth group sounds off about deer management preferences
February 26, 2017 - 7:00am
February 1, 2017
Adam Murkowski, DNR big game program leader, gives an introduction about Minnesota’s first-ever deer management plan Wednesday during a public engagement meeting held at the Hampton Inn in Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Forum News Service)
DNR deer management plan takes first steps
February 1, 2017 - 9:11pm
January 15, 2017
A Minnesota angler holds a walleye before releasing it. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are considering reducing the state's walleye limit from six to four. News Tribune file
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
January 3, 2017
CWD found in two farm-raised deer north of Brainerd
January 3, 2017 - 2:48pm
November 8, 2016
A zebra mussel.  Forum News Service file photo
Zebra mussels found in Otter Tail County lake
November 8, 2016 - 7:27am
October 30, 2016
A tracking collar allows the research team to study movements as deer travel. (Bret Amundson/Forum News Service)
Minnesota DNR deer leader: Population on way up
October 30, 2016 - 6:02am