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June 19, 2018
Stoney Brook swells over its banks surrounding memorial benches Tuesday June 19, at Fritz Loven Park in Lake Shore. Heavy weekend rains contributed to the high water. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Stoney Brook Flooding
June 19, 2018 - 10:08pm
June 17, 2018
Steve Long, left, and Yasmin Scrivner use aquascopes to look for potential invasive species on the lake bottom along the shore of Turtle Lake. The scope allow the user a sharp view of the bottom without the distortions caused by waves. Bob King / Forum News Service
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
June 17, 2018 - 8:42am
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
June 17, 2018 - 6:57am
Outdoor Notes - June 17
June 17, 2018 - 6:30am
Adam Wallenta pauses to watch fog roll over Lake Superior along the Superior Hiking Trail's lakewalk section — a 1.5-mile section of trail by the lake north of Grand Marais. (Jimmy Lovrien/ Forum News Service)
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
June 17, 2018 - 6:05am
June 16, 2018
A brood of Canada geese goslings are guarded by their parents Thursday, June 14, in a pond near Excelsior Road in Baxter. The families with their young are an annual part of spring and summer in the Baxter area and a reminder for motorists to be aware of newly born wildlife crossing roads, especially on Excelsior. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Family Swim
June 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
"Before we expand the use to include spring and fall turkey hunts, we want to hear from the public about how their public land resources are managed," said Brainerd area wildlife manager Christine Reisz.
Public comments sought on allowing archery hunting of wild turkey at Crosslake Game Refuge
June 16, 2018 - 3:00am
June 15, 2018
Sam Cook
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
June 15, 2018 - 7:30am
June 12, 2018
The Minnesota DNR is considering new limits for walleye and sauger on Lake of the Woods and the Rainy River, including catch-and-release only fishing on the river between March 1 and April 14. Currently anglers can keep two walleyes under 19.5 inches at that time of year. Forum News Service file photo
Walleye limits may change on Minnesota's Rainy River
June 12, 2018 - 7:26pm
June 11, 2018
CO Tim Collette (Brainerd #1) - Too many walleyes over 20 inches is a common violation and anglers were caught this week trimming tails with scissors to make them appear under the 20-inch mark.
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer weekly reports - June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018 - 3:07pm
A file photo of an alligator near Everglades City, Fla., in this Oct. 28, 2007 (Barbara P. Fernandez/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
June 11, 2018 - 1:49pm
Cole Gernentz of Red Wing prepares to fish Big Trout Lake in September 2017. A stormwater treatment project led by Crow Wing Soil & Water Conservation District and funded with a Clean Water Fund grant from the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources aims to preserve water quality and fish habitat. The lake near Manhattan Beach is the only Crow Wing County lake stocked for lake trout. Submitted photo
'A resource worth saving'
June 11, 2018 - 10:00am
June 10, 2018
Outdoor Notes for June 10
June 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Bill Heig of Bowens Resort on Lake Winnibigoshish holds a nice walleye caught on a jig and minnow in shallow water over a sand bottom. John Myers / Forum News Service
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
June 10, 2018 - 6:20am
Bob Reed of Cotton, Minn., stands in front of his ATV along the Chisholm Trail during a coffee break on a recent Tuesday trail ride. Reed was leading a group of 26 ATV riders on his 92nd birthday. John Myers / Forum News Service
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
June 10, 2018 - 6:00am