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Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
8 hours 47 min ago
Grouse hunter Jim DePalo of Falls, Penn., looks on as hunting guide Jens Heig works on taking blood and feather samples and the heart from a grouse shot in October 2018 on the Chippewa National Forest. John Myers / Forum News Service
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
10 hours 39 min ago
Jens Heig and Ken Taylor with a woodcock shot over English pointer Tyler, Taylor's seven-year-old hunting dog. John Myers / Forum News Service
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
10 hours 41 min ago
October 20, 2018
Photo Illustration
What's Up Outdoors: Mountains, and an elk hunt, are calling my name
October 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 19, 2018
With water temperatures in the upper 40s, Gisela Borgwarth, 83, of Nisswa swims with morning sunlight illuminating her Thursday, Oct. 18, in Hole in the Day Bay on Gull Lake. Borgwarth began swimming as a young girl in the North Sea in Germany and continues until Halloween or later. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery  play button
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
October 19, 2018 - 9:00am
October 17, 2018
EHD, or Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease, has been confirmed in six captive deer in southeast Minnesota. EHD affects members of the deer family, and whitetails are highly susceptible. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
October 17, 2018 - 2:06pm
Pequot Lakes graduate Matthew Fabian helped Bemidji State University win the inaugural Intercollegiate Bemidji State University Trap Shooting event on Saturday, Oct. 6. Fabian was the Top Shooter of all colleges participating for the event, including North Dakota State University and the University of Minnesota-Duluth. The event took place at BSU’s trap shooting facility. Submitted photo
Trap shooting: Fabian helps BSU take trap shooting title
October 17, 2018 - 8:00am
October 15, 2018
Minnesota's youth deer season gets underway Thursday, Oct. 18 and continues through Sunday, Oct. 21 in parts of northwest Minnesota, southeast Minnesota and Twin Cities metro permit area 601. The season is open to 10- to 15-year-old hunters, who must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult 18 years old or older. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
October 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 14, 2018
Chip Leer of Walker, Minn., has earned a place in the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame for a 30-year career as a fishing guide, product innovator and promoter and outdoor communicator. Chip Leer / Fishing the WildSide / Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
October 14, 2018 - 8:25am
Paddlers on Rose Lake in the BWCAW. Congress gave final approval to creating the federal wilderness Oct. 15, 1978. File / Forum News Service
BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
A timeline of BWCAW history
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
October 13, 2018
In an aerial photo taken with a drone Friday, Oct. 12, the sunny weather accentuated the leaf color in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area. In the background, the water towers of Ironton and Crosby are visible. Jim Stafford / Brainerd Dispatch  Video play button
Autumn splendor in Cuyuna country
October 13, 2018 - 1:00pm
What's Up Outdoors:
October 13, 2018 - 12:30pm
Officials from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources are reminding hunters to keep firearms safety at the top of their minds. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR
DNR: Hunters must keep firearms safety in mind while in the field
October 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
Outdoor Notes for Oct. 13
October 13, 2018 - 10:30am
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