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February 19, 2019
Mike Frisch with a smallmouth bass caught on a Z-TOO last fall. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: A look ahead
February 19, 2019 - 6:02pm
Jim Hughes caught and released this 20.5-inch tullibee while fishing for crappies on Lake L'Homme Dieu on Feb. 12. (Submitted photo)
Big tullibee pulled through the ice on the Alexandria Chain
February 19, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 16, 2019
(From left) Derek Steidl of Alexandria, Sarah Glover of Osakis and Eric and Shelby Thesing of Carlos gather round a northern that was just an inch shy of keeping Saturday at the Fishing for the Cure ice fishing challenge on Smith Lake. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Fishing For the Cure sets sights high
February 16, 2019 - 3:40pm
February 15, 2019
(Forum News Service file photo)
Walz proposes $4.6 million in response to CWD spread
February 15, 2019 - 4:23pm
February 14, 2019
A sturgeon estimated to weigh 120 pounds was caught in the St. Croix River recently by 
Darren Troseth of Jordan, Minn. It is believed to be the biggest record fish ever caught in Minnesota.
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
February 14, 2019 - 10:50am
February 12, 2019
Eric Morken
Morken: Recent info on CWD more reason to pay attention
February 12, 2019 - 5:00pm
Minnesota Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn, DFL-Roseville, tells reporters about legislation aimed at combating the spread of chronic wasting disease in deer. (Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service)
Minnesota lawmakers talk details of legislation looking to combat CWD
February 12, 2019 - 9:23am
February 11, 2019
Outdoor briefs: Banquets coming up in the area
February 11, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 9, 2019
Minnesota Rep. Rick Hansen, DFL-South St. Paul, right, shows leftover parts of a deer he killed — the hide, skeleton and hooves — before a hearing Thursday on chronic wasting disease at the Minnesota Capitol in St. Paul. Dave Orrick / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient Mad Cow virus
February 9, 2019 - 9:46am
February 7, 2019
A whitetail buck and doe stand at attention. (Minnesota DNR)
Chronic wasting disease: As reports continue, lawmakers try to combat fatal condition
February 7, 2019 - 8:49am
February 5, 2019
The author, Mike Frisch, and Lincoln with a smallmouth bass Lincoln caught. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: Lessons from Lincoln
February 5, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 29, 2019
New DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen spoke at the Pheasants Forever state convention in Alexandria recently. Pictured with her are (left to right) PF staff and volunteers Will Clayton, Dean Krebs and Matt Christensen. (Submitted photo)
Focus for 2019? Bridging gaps and more habitat
January 29, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 26, 2019
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer Julie Siems uses K-9 officer Brady to detect zebra mussels in a boat at the Pike Lake boat landing north of Duluth in 2017. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Zebra mussels’ best friend: Wakeboard boats, U study finds
January 26, 2019 - 9:15pm
January 22, 2019
Mike Frisch: Stay away from the crowd
January 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
New DNR commissioner Sarah Strommen with a walleye caught during the open-water season. Strommen is taking over the top spot in the DNR after Tom Landwehr held the position since 2011. (Photo from the Minnesota DNR)
New DNR commissioner talks challenges, priorities as she takes over
January 22, 2019 - 10:00am