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Minnesota DNR

July 21, 2017
To protect the fishery and ensure the long-term sustainability of Mille Lacs Lake’s walleye population, the DNR announced today that walleye fishing on Mille Lacs will remain closed until Friday, Aug. 11. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Mille Lacs Lake walleye fishing closure extended 2 weeks
July 21, 2017 - 5:11pm
July 20, 2017
A 12-year-old Brainerd boy waits as a volunteer trail ambassador inspects the youth's four-wheeler during the all-terrain vehicle safety course training in May in Pine Center. The training was sponsored by the Pine Center Sportsmen Club.
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
Safety, safety, safety is key to injury-free ATV ride
July 20, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 16, 2017
Kevin Campbell, Clay County commissioner
Moorhead, Clay County seek participation from Minnesota leaders on F-M diversion talks
July 16, 2017 - 5:26am
June 27, 2017
Recreation fee increases go into effect July 1
June 27, 2017 - 4:30am
June 25, 2017
Del Rae Williams
Officials: Diversion Authority close to agreement with DNR before contact was cut
June 25, 2017 - 3:21pm
June 23, 2017
The most often asked question is, "Is it legal for me to target practice with a firearm on my own land?" In most cases, the answer is, "Yes, it is legal but with a variety of considerations." BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Sheriff's Corner: Be safe when target practicing
June 23, 2017 - 12:04pm
June 11, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Northwest Minn.'s Rydell Refuge marks 25 years
June 11, 2017 - 8:39am
June 7, 2017
Cass County Board: Regional DNR officer addresses commissioners
June 7, 2017 - 11:30am
Cass County Board: Bids awarded for road stripping project
June 7, 2017 - 10:30am
June 4, 2017
Jim Kath holds a 49-inch muskie caught last June on Leech Lake.
Submitted photo
Muskie season's begun
June 4, 2017 - 6:00am
May 29, 2017
Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee meets June 5
May 29, 2017 - 7:30am
May 28, 2017
Tourists enjoy a guided public tour of Soudan Underground Mine.
Photo courtesy Minnesota DNR
Outdoor Notes - May 28
May 28, 2017 - 8:30am
May 26, 2017
Rural Pillager farmer Mark C. Maine watches a mature bald eagle leave it’s cage Wednesday near the spot where he discovered it in a trap on May 8. The family members released it from the trap and kept it safe until Minnesota DNR Conservation Officer Bob Mlynar could pick up the bird and deliver it to Wild and Free in Garrison. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Wild and free
May 26, 2017 - 8:00am
May 12, 2017
Wayne Ayar fly fishes Thursday for crappies in the shallows of North Long Lake north of Brainerd. The Minnesota walleye and northern pike season begins Saturday. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Fishing Opener: Warming waters, spawning fish ingredients for good fishing Saturday
May 12, 2017 - 7:00am
May 9, 2017
Reader Opinion: User pays
May 9, 2017 - 8:31am