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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sold about 666,000 licenses and permits last year between the firearm, muzzleloader and archery seasons. Hunter success last year was about 35 percent during the firearms season, DNR statistics show. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
2 hours 54 min ago
The fate of P-22, a mountain lion who lives near Hollywood and has a big fan base, remains unclear. National Park officials say they are optimistic, because the fire in his home, Griffith Park, was fairly small and brief.  National Park Service.
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
4 hours 56 min ago
November 10, 2018
Brainerd angler Matt Straw holds up a late season largemouth bass Thursday, Nov. 1, on Mission Lake north of Merrifield. The author is being inducted into the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame March 3 at the Northwest Sport Show in Minneapolis. The hall, which is located in Hayward, Wis., features a collection of the most notable anglers, biologists, manufacturers and authors in the freshwater fishing industry. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery play button
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
November 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Kaylee Felege, 9 months, wears noise-cancelling earmuffs on a recent hunting trip in western North Dakota with her mother, Susan Felege. Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
November 10, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
Nicole Stone aims her rifle at the Cass County Wildlife Club in Casselton, N.D. Chris Flynn / Forum News Serviceplay button
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
November 7, 2018 - 5:28pm
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sold about 666,000 licenses and permits last year between the firearm, muzzleloader and archery seasons. Hunter success last year was about 35 percent during the firearms season, DNR statistics show. Minnesota DNR file photo
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
November 7, 2018 - 12:52pm
Steve Hoffman has been hired as Forum Communications Co.'s outdoors editor. Photo by Michael Vosburg /Forum News Service
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
November 7, 2018 - 12:01pm
November 5, 2018
A chickadee checks out a feeder at the Northland Arboretum. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Hey! Whose turn is to fill the feeders?
November 5, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 4, 2018
North Dakota hunters who were fortunate enough to draw a deer gun tag will encounter good opportunities when the state's deer gun season opens at noon Friday, Nov. 9. (Ty Stockton, North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
North Dakota hunters with gun tags have cause for optimism
November 4, 2018 - 7:00am
Report shows economic impact of ice fishing on Lake Winnipeg
November 4, 2018 - 7:00am
Outdoor Notes for Nov. 4
November 4, 2018 - 4:30am
November 3, 2018
Tom McCabe Sr., 87, sits in his stand shortly after dawn Saturday morning. The McCabe family has hunted the same area of North Star Township since 1922. For the past 63 years McCabe has hunted the area with his friend Russ Allen, 92. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Hunters’ friendship honed over 63 seasons: Minnesota deer opener a tradition for buddies Tom McCabe and Russ Allen
November 3, 2018 - 4:22pm
Although the urge to breed can cause whitetail bucks to act foolishly, don’t count it, especially when the hunting season has been open for a few days. They are likely to stick to heavy cover during daylight.
How to hunt bucks during the November rut
November 3, 2018 - 1:00pm
What's Up Outdoors: A memorable deer hunt
November 3, 2018 - 10:30am
November 2, 2018
A zebra mussel.   Forum News Service file photo
Zebra mussels found in first lake in southwest Minnesota
November 2, 2018 - 9:46pm
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