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December 2, 2016
Hautala speaks at National Bicycle Tourism Conference
December 2, 2016 - 11:01pm
November 3, 2016
Mike Kurre (left), mentoring coordinator with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, welcomes Gov. Mark Dayton Thursday at Breezy Point Resort for the Minnesota Governor's Deer Opener. Activities were planned for the day with a "Welcome to Camp" dinner Thursday night. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch  Gallery and Video
Deer Opener: Warm weather, improved deer herd awaits hunters
November 3, 2016 - 9:54pm
October 28, 2016
The big brown bat is one of MInnesota's eight known bat species and one of four bats in the state that hibernates in caves. Photo courtesy Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Shining a light on a creature of darkness
October 28, 2016 - 9:59pm
October 16, 2016
Jamie Edwards of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe attends the inaugural meeting of the Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee in October of 2015. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch
Mille Lacs Lake: Lone tribal rep resigns from advisory committee, cites anti-dnr, anti-tribe, anti-science bias of members
October 16, 2016 - 4:05pm
October 14, 2016
Seth Feider holds his smallmouth bass that helped him become the weight leader at the Bassmaster fishing tournament on Mille Lacs Lake in September.
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Mille Lacs Lake: Committee says regulations for winter fishing needed ASAP
October 14, 2016 - 1:15am
October 9, 2016
Three young duck hunters were checked and were found to have one life jacket for the three of them, one had no small game license, and one forgot to bring any licenses with him. When they went to pull the plug on the boat they pulled out a sock instead. They had forgotten to bring the boat plug and one of the hunters sacrificed his sock so they could still go hunting. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
CO Report: Sock sacrificed for boat plug
October 9, 2016 - 11:45pm
September 16, 2016
Outdoor Notes
September 16, 2016 - 6:11pm
September 8, 2016
Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch
The Paul Bunyan Cyclists take a route incorporating bike trails and roads during a recent club ride in and around Baxter.
Trail-in-a-Day event coming to Brainerd lakes area
September 8, 2016 - 10:11pm
September 2, 2016
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 4
September 2, 2016 - 7:11pm
August 27, 2016
CO Report: Busy with bear bait activity
August 27, 2016 - 11:05pm
August 17, 2016
Cass County Board: Culvert planned on Deerfield Trail
August 17, 2016 - 6:41pm
July 31, 2016
Reader Opinion: Kudos on muskies in Gull
July 31, 2016 - 7:36pm
Reader Opinion: No muskies in Gull Lake
July 31, 2016 - 7:36pm
July 27, 2016
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Academy Class 17 trains on conservation law enforcement scenarios as part of their 15 week course on Camp Ripley July 21, 2016.
Camp Ripley: Minnesota DNR Academy shapes future officers
July 27, 2016 - 10:05pm
July 22, 2016
Outdoor Notes
July 22, 2016 - 9:33pm