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May 12, 2018
Anglers fish not far from the north public boat access on Lake Mary near Alexandria on Saturday's fishing opener. Many anglers coming off the lake had reports of a slow bite. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
May 12, 2018 - 11:57am
May 10, 2018
Ryan and Joy Larson hold up some walleyes they caught for the livewell during the 2016 fishing opener in Minnesota on Lake Mary. The 2018 fishing opener is this Saturday as anglers get back on the water after pike and walleyes. (File photo)
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
May 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
Mike Frisch with an opening day walleye caught on a Fire-Ball Jig and a minnow a few years back. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
May 10, 2018 - 9:19am
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
May 3, 2018
Special regulations trump new pike zone rules
May 3, 2018 - 1:03pm
May 1, 2018
Eric Morken shot his first turkey with a bow this past Saturday in Minnesota as his daughters, Aubree (left) and Kyla, helped him out in the field. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
A few firsts in the turkey woods
May 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
April 24, 2018
Hunters and others who are interested in the management of deer came out to Glenwood on April 19 for one of the more than 35 public meetings the Department of Natural Resources is hosting around the state to talk about the deer management plan that was recently released. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Hunters, farmers talk deer management in Glenwood
April 24, 2018 - 6:02pm
Fishing Hall of Famer to host seminar on May 2
April 24, 2018 - 6:02pm
Jacob Busiahn heads back to the vehicle after bagging a tom on his first morning of hunting this past Saturday. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
An awesome opening weekend
April 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
April 19, 2018
Eric Morken
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
April 19, 2018 - 6:02pm
April 18, 2018
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
April 18, 2018 - 10:58am
Alexandria's Dave Anderson and Aubree Morken, 5, pour some fresh sap through a filter and into a pan to boil over a wood-burning stove on April 11, 2018. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
From sap to syrup
April 18, 2018 - 5:47am
April 11, 2018
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
April 11, 2018 - 2:05pm
April 10, 2018
Five-year-old Layla Wilson of Hancock inspects a couple of frogs at the Youth Outdoor Activity Day in Alexandria on Aug. 27, 2017. Last year's youth day drew 2,180 kids and is one of the ways local groups are trying hard to get more youth involved in the outdoors. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
April 10, 2018 - 6:02pm
A whitetail doe stands at attention while looking for some green grass early in the spring of 2016 near Alexandria. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 in new deer plan
April 10, 2018 - 9:59am