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Brad Dokken column: DNR increases elk permits in effort to reduce growing Kittson County herd
8 hours 16 min ago
May 17, 2019
Brad Baumgartner, GF&P wildlife damage specialist, sits in his truck trying to spot a coyote out in a field east of Howard on Thursday morning. (Matt Gade/Republic)
State record channel catfish voided 70 years later
May 17, 2019 - 4:04pm
May 16, 2019
A prairie chicken takes flight on the booming grounds. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Fort Pierre Grassland grouse numbers remain stable
May 16, 2019 - 4:42pm
May 14, 2019
Otter Tail Lake will serve as the hub for the Governor's Fishing Opener on May 7-10, 2020. Photo courtesy of Erik Osberg / Otter Tail County
Host community selected for 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
May 14, 2019 - 5:22pm
May 11, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz kicked off the 2019 summer fishing season on Saturday, May 11, at Fountain Lake in Albert Lea. Photo courtesy of Explore Minneosta
Governor’s Fishing Opener celebrates fishing tourism in Minnesota
May 11, 2019 - 7:44pm
Kai Lenny, a 26-year-old Maui native, is one of the top big-wave surfers in the world. Here, he catches a wave on the Pavilions break. Washington Post photo by Jonathan Newton.
Warming oceans create golden age for big-wave surfing, leaving surfers conflicted
May 11, 2019 - 7:30am
May 10, 2019
The largest chronic wasting disease outbreak Minnesota has seen is affecting deer in the southeast part of the state.  Forum News Service file photo
SD Game, Fish and Parks Commission adds deer hunting licenses, finalizes 2019, 2020 seasons
May 10, 2019 - 5:53pm
Assistant Area Fisheries Supervisor Brandon Eder shows Albert Lea fifth graders a variety of fish that swim in area lakes. Steve Hoffman / Forum News Service
Kids take center stage leading up to Governor’s Fishing Opener
May 10, 2019 - 5:13pm
May 5, 2019
Nathan Nelson poses with the tom turkey he bagged Friday morning. Photo courtesy of Nathan Nelson.
Veteran deer hunter tries first turkey hunt: Mentored hunt helps bridge gap between enthusiasm and experience
May 5, 2019 - 7:05am
April 30, 2019
A red-bellied woodpecker in the District of Columbia's Rock Creek Park. The eBird Project blends birdwatchers' sightings with satellite photos and data about many species. The combination produces precise digital maps predicting when and where threatened and endangered birds migrate. Washington Post photo by Bill O'Leary.
A new effort to save birds pinpoints in amazing detail where they fly
April 30, 2019 - 7:00pm
April 29, 2019
At the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Mikah Meyer completes a three-year-long quest to visit every National Park Service site in the United States. Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson.
Man completes three-year quest to visit all 419 National Park Service sites
April 29, 2019 - 4:16pm
April 26, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz
Walz hosting first turkey hunting ‘governor’s opener’
April 26, 2019 - 11:34am
April 25, 2019
Leslie Bergquist is among a growing number of Minnesotans who have discovered the hobby of producing maple syrup can be enjoyed in an urban setting. He's shown checking a tree tapped at his home in a residential area on the east side of Granite Falls.  Tom Cherveny / Foum News Service
Urban maple tappers have new view of the world
April 25, 2019 - 6:59pm
April 19, 2019
Ed Blindauer scopes out his field Wednesday that's been flooding for the past several weeks in Letcher. Blindauer has been pointing to a dam built on a piece of land adjacent to his pasture as the root cause of his flooded field. (Sam Fosness / Republic)
Governor’s office helps farmer resolve drainage issues with DU
April 19, 2019 - 7:47am
April 15, 2019
A deer tick (left) and an American dog tick, more commonly known as a woodtick, are shown side by side for comparison in April 2010 at Turtle River State Park near Arvilla, N.D. With tick season at hand, the North Dakota Department of Health is recommending people take precautions. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Tick season is at hand; Take precautions to prevent bites and disease
April 15, 2019 - 5:31pm