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The day Curt Felt died
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Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
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Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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May 1, 2018
A few firsts in the turkey woods
Any hunt can stand out as a memory for a multitude of reasons. There's the ones that got away. The hunts that go exactly to plan, and everything...
May 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
April 24, 2018
An awesome opening weekend
The turkeys were gobbling from up and down the ridges on Saturday. Like us, they had been waiting for a morning like this for quite a while....
April 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 5, 2018
DNR release: Opportunities for first-time turkey hunters this spring
Youth and adults can learn to hunt turkeys this April with experienced volunteers who will cover safe hunting techniques, how to call-in turkeys, hunting tactics and field dressing a bird. Participants can apply through Monday, Feb. 12. The hunts are Saturday, April 21, and Sunday,...
February 5, 2018 - 10:55am
April 26, 2016
Morken: A perfect morning, minus the ending
Saturday morning in the turkey woods would have been perfect had I had a camera in my hands instead of a bow. As it is, it will have to serve...
April 26, 2016 - 9:56am
April 20, 2016
Time well spent: Turkeys in the morning, crappies in the evening
Last week had the potential to be one of the best weeks of the spring for those who love the outdoors. Warm weather finally arrived, which meant...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
January 4, 2016
Turkey applications due Jan. 22
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) issued a release this week reminding hunters to review changes to the spring turkey hunting season, and that firearms turkey hunters wanting to take part in one of the first two hunting time periods have until Jan. 22 to apply to...
January 4, 2016 - 2:51pm
December 14, 2015
DNR announces changes to spring turkey season
Hunters will have more opportunities to spend time in the turkey woods this spring after the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced some changes for the 2016 season this week. Turkey hunting time periods will be longer; all will include weekends and more time periods...
December 14, 2015 - 11:33am
April 16, 2014
Hunters ready to tackle toms
The 2014 Minnesota spring turkey hunting season opens today as hunters take to the woods for the first day of the opening five-day period in search of a gobbler. Turkey hunting holds a special place in a lot of hunters’ hearts. Perhaps it’s because it lets them get back in...
April 16, 2014 - 12:00am
February 5, 2014
DNR makes it easier to get youths hunting turkeys
First-time youth turkey hunters ages 12 to 17 have the chance to go afield this spring and learn from an experienced National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) volunteer, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. Applications, maps and general information for the wild turkey...
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am
January 15, 2014
Talking turkey (w/video)
The NWTF convention in Alex brings hunters together in anticipation of spring gobblers
January 15, 2014 - 8:41am
January 8, 2014
Apply for spring turkey licenses
Applications for the 2014 spring wild turkey hunt will be accepted wherever hunting and fishing licenses are sold and online at www.mndnr.gov/buyalicense through Friday, January 10, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
January 8, 2014 - 1:19am