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January 19, 2019
Devils Lake Fire Chief Jim Moe stands next to some of the fish caught in January 2015 during the Devils Lake Volunteer Fire Department's Ice Fishing Tournament on Devils Lake. The tournament is a fundraiser for the fire department. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
January 19, 2019 - 4:51pm
January 12, 2019
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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 4, 2019
Former Pequot Lakes art teacher Dave Guenther oversees course participants during target practice as part of the American Wilderness Leadership School courses taught in Wyoming over the summer months.
Danecdotes: Locals teach wilderness survival
January 4, 2019 - 4:00am
January 3, 2019
Carol and Matt Bradley pull their ice fishing equipment onto the ice during heavy snow Thursday, Dec. 28. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Winter weather can't keep locals inside
January 3, 2019 - 8:00am
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Inside the Outdoors: Solstice bonfires bring hopeful light to the winter darkness
January 3, 2019 - 6:00am
January 1, 2019
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Inside the Outdoors: Safe ice is anything but a sure thing
January 1, 2019 - 6:00am
December 30, 2018
Minnesota’s most popular state parks for camping
December 30, 2018 - 2:13pm
Minnesota’s least popular state parks for camping
December 30, 2018 - 2:13pm
December 19, 2018
Crow Wing County Land Services Director Gary Griffin (left) informs Commissioners Rachel Reabe Nystrom, Paul Thiede, Doug Houge and Paul Koering at the Tuesday, Dec. 18, committee of the whole informational meeting about an opportunity for the county to buy land in Cuyuna that would create more outdoor recreational opportunities in the area. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County considers buying land in Cuyuna area
December 19, 2018 - 5:00am
December 16, 2018
A frozen river and ideal ice conditions provided the opportunity for both ice fishing and shinny hockey last weekend in northern Minnesota. Brad Dokken, Forum News Service
Dokken: Ambitious weekend serves up great memories
December 16, 2018 - 11:53am
December 14, 2018
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Brainerd outdoor skating rinks may open Monday
December 14, 2018 - 2:00pm
December 10, 2018
Leech Lake anglers will be able to keep a wider size range of walleye starting on the 2019 fishing opener, officials announced Monday, Dec. 10. Forum News Service file photo
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
December 10, 2018 - 5:24pm
December 1, 2018
Inside the outdoors: Is it time to stop pussy-footing around captive deer farms?
December 1, 2018 - 8:00am