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August 30, 2016
Aquatic Restoration Service, contracted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, begins the treatment process for the starry stonewort, an invasive species, found in Turtle Lake north of Bemidji. Infested water and lake habitat is pumped through the white dewatering bag shown above and filters the water back into the lake while catching the starry stonewort. Forum News Serviceplay button
DNR begins to suck out invasive species infestation
August 30, 2016 - 8:23am
August 27, 2016
Minnesota wolf population stable
August 27, 2016 - 9:38am
Members of the Lakes Area Dive Team put their dive suits on as they leave the public access of Minnesota Highway 71 to join the search for a missing man following a two-boat accident Thursday on Fish Hook Lake in Hubbard County. (Kevin Cederstrom/Forum News Service)
Body found in Park Rapids lake; crash victim identified
August 27, 2016 - 7:36am
August 26, 2016
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
August 26, 2016 - 2:18pm
When carving and painting decoys, artists typically develop their own style. Sometimes the decoys may be realistic, while other times they are more folk art.  (Photos by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
August 24, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
August 24, 2016 - 1:55pm
July 1, 2016
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
July 1, 2016 - 3:35pm
May 26, 2016
Outdoor issues after the legislative session: No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
May 26, 2016 - 1:05pm
May 8, 2016
Donna Dustin, a licensed banding volunteer, affixes a band to a day-old woodcock chick April 23 in Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge in northwest Minnesota. Woodcock are migratory birds managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and a federal permit is required to band the birds. (Brad Dokken | Forum News Service)
Banding woodcock is like catch and release hunting
May 8, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 6, 2016
The trumpeter swan (an adult and chick pictured here) is usually a summer resident here, but more and more are staying in the area all year.  (Photos contributed by Ben Eckhoff, DNR Naturalist)
What do you know about bird migration?
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 2, 2016
About 100 kids were at Central Marine and Sports in Carlos Saturday morning for Kids Day. The event featured fishing demonstrations and safe boating tips from a DNR conservation officer. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
Getting ready for fishing
April 2, 2016 - 11:22am
February 19, 2016
Reward offered in killing of three wolves
February 19, 2016 - 10:02am
February 16, 2016
Candlelight hiking offered at Lake Carlos State Park Saturday
February 16, 2016 - 1:04pm
February 13, 2016
The lead dog, Garmin, relaxes in the snow. (Forum News Service photo)
A dog-sledding newbie has his day
February 13, 2016 - 3:00pm
February 10, 2016
This Pileated woodpecker is one of eight counted during the local 2015-2016 Christmas Bird Count held in January.
Bird count turns up robins, swans, grebe, more
February 10, 2016 - 12:00am