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DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
September 18, 2017 - 4:14pm
September 13, 2017
A posted sign sits at a proper entrance point on a piece of land near Alexandria but without the needed signature or name and phone number on the sign for the land owner to be able to prosecute a trespassing case. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
September 13, 2017 - 9:52am
September 10, 2017
Lawrence Taylor of Austin, Texas, took this black bear in the Floodwood areas on opening day of Minnesota's bear season, Sept. 1. He is a friend of Rob Parrott of Saginaw and has hunted with Parrott for the past 14 years. Rob Parrott photo
DNR: Minnesota bear harvest down a bit, and that's good
September 10, 2017 - 6:30am
September 7, 2017
Mark Mosby of St. Anthony, Minn., hoists a 52.5-inch flathead catfish he caught and released Aug. 2, 2017, on the St. Croix River near Stillwater. The fish broke the previous catch-and-release record. Courtesy photo / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
'A great 15-minute fight': Record catfish caught in Minnesota
September 7, 2017 - 11:31am
September 6, 2017
Scott Walker with the 51.25-inch muskie that helped him and Nick Tvrdik win the Pro Musky Tournament Trail event on Cass Lake Aug. 25 and 26. (Submitted photo)
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
September 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Mike Frisch (left) and his fishing partner Shane Gesell with a couple of crappies they caught using planer boards. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
September 6, 2017 - 12:00am
September 5, 2017
The 2017 pheasant hunting prospects map based on the DNR's August Roadside Survey. (Minnesota DNR)
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
September 5, 2017 - 1:14pm
September 1, 2017
Local DU banquet set for Sept. 8
September 1, 2017 - 1:11pm
Outdoor briefs
September 1, 2017 - 1:09pm
August 31, 2017
Mike Frisch arrowed this nice buck on his first archery antelope hunt in South Dakota in late August. (Submitted photo)
South Dakota speed goats
August 31, 2017 - 12:24pm
DNR release: Surplus tags available for Camp Ripley deer hunt
August 31, 2017 - 12:23pm
August 30, 2017
An aerial image shows the Starbuck Marina where the invasive algae starry stonewort was discovered last week. Minnewaska Lake Association President Mike Stai is optimistic the fact the algae was found in the confined area of the marina could help them kill off the starry stonewort through aggresive chemical treatment that was expected to start this week. (Photo courtesty of
Lake Minneswaska looking for a knock out in algae fight
August 30, 2017 - 7:51am
August 28, 2017
CWD tests mandatory for deer in parts of central, north-central Minnesota
August 28, 2017 - 1:58pm
August 27, 2017
Wyatt Lindberg, 5-years old of Miltona, peaks out at his mom and dad, Steve and Jodi Lindberg, as he plays at the shelter building station put on by the West Central Hunters for Habitat during Sunday's Youth Outdoor Activity Day. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Youth Outdoor Activity Day keeps drawing record crowds
August 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
August 22, 2017
Jenny Estes Hill of Austin, TX holds up a 28-inch northern she caught on Lake Brophy on July 17. (Submitted photo)
Northern on Brophy
August 22, 2017 - 10:06am