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January 15, 2019
Anglers are encouraged to take a kid ice fishing Jan. 19-21
January 15, 2019 - 7:00am
January 13, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have CWD. Most animals that carry the disease look healthy. It's only in the final stages where they become sickly looking. Wisconsin DNR photo.
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
January 13, 2019 - 2:04pm
What's Up Outdoors: Waiting for consistent ice, hot bite on area lakes
January 13, 2019 - 6:30am
January 12, 2019
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
January 12, 2019 - 3:39pm
Sarah Strommen, new commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, holds a big walleye she landed during the 2018 Governor's Fishing Opener near Willmar, Minn. An avid hunter and angler, Strommen previously was an assistant DNR commissioner. Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR
New Minn. DNR commissioner outlines challenges, priorities and opportunities as she begins new job
January 12, 2019 - 2:52pm
Natural Resources Commissioner, Sarah Strommen.
Inside the Outdoors: New DNR Commissioner faces tough assignment
January 12, 2019 - 8:00am
January 11, 2019
After about 14 inches of fresh snow from two storms, a snowmobiler’s light pierces the night on the Paul Bunyan State Trail Saturday, Jan. 5, near Merrifield. The snowcovered trail is a major artery for snowmobilers throughout the winter. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Videoplay button
Paul Bunyan Trail At Night
January 11, 2019 - 1:00pm
January 10, 2019
Moose and wolves on Isle Royale, like these shown here in a 2011 photo, won't be studied this winter for the first time since 1958 if the federal government shutdown doesn't end soon.  Courtesy of Michigan Tech
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
January 10, 2019 - 8:11pm
January 9, 2019
Hundreds of climbing enthusiasts gathered Jan. 4-6, for the Sandstone Ice Fest. Steve Hoffman / Forum News Service
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
January 9, 2019 - 5:44pm
January 8, 2019
Minnesota DNR to host educational outdoors events at state parks
January 8, 2019 - 12:43pm
WOW volunteer Todd Kniefel high-fives Darla Olson as she catches the second of three northerns.  Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota angler battling health issues gets overwhelming response for fishing assistance
January 8, 2019 - 10:28am
Land & Waters Preservation Trust announces grant opportunity
January 8, 2019 - 8:30am
January 7, 2019
Minnesota DNR hires new big game program leader
January 7, 2019 - 2:55pm
With the mild temperatures,Talia Whittenton (left) and Carson Treager-Lane build a snow fort Friday, Jan. 4, in north Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Snow Fort Building
January 7, 2019 - 11:00am
Turkey lottery applications cost $5 and can be purchased online at mndnr.gov/buyalicense, by phone at 888-665-4236, or in person from a license agent. Successful applicants will receive a postcard in the mail by mid-February and can purchase their hunting license starting March 1.
Apply through Jan. 25 for spring wild turkey A and B permits
January 7, 2019 - 6:00am