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Austin VanScoy with Mike’s Tree Company releases an eaglet into a nest on the eastern shore of Pelican Lake north of Merrifield Thursday, June 13. The eaglet fell from the nest and a homeowner worked to have the bird transported to Wild and Free Wildlife Rehabilitation in Garrison, where it was examined for injury. A volunteer from the organization delivered the bird Thursday. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
2 hours 23 min ago
June 16, 2019
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Read and heed aquatic nuisance species and aquatic invasive species laws — everywhere you travel
June 16, 2019 - 7:05am
DNR Area Fisheries Supervisor Eric Altena with a nice smallmouth bass caught Thursday, June 6, on the upper Mississippi River near Brainerd. Steve Hoffman / Forum News Service
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
June 16, 2019 - 5:00am
June 15, 2019
Here's to 16-and-17-inch walleyes.
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
June 15, 2019 - 4:30pm
Sunfish are the state's most popular game fish, and officials are asking anglers to consider releasing the larger-sized specimens to help the population. Photo / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Outdoor Notes
June 15, 2019 - 1:00pm
June 14, 2019
The head of a hunted deer lies on a table during an inspection by Pennsylvania wildlife biologists.   Jason Bittel / Washington Post
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
June 14, 2019 - 10:36am
DNR Area Fisheries Supervisor Eric Altena with a nice smallmouth bass caught Thursday, June 6, on the upper Mississippi River near Brainerd. Steve Hoffman photo
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
June 14, 2019 - 10:30am
June 13, 2019
What's Up Outdoors: Great to see young anglers take up sport fishing
June 13, 2019 - 11:11pm
June 9, 2019
Debbie Petersen holds a woodcock chick out for her dog Riley to sniff after finding a nest in Warba, Minnesota, Saturday, June 1.
Hunting for answers on forest bird decline
June 9, 2019 - 9:00am
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Cedar waxwings bring flowering crab tree to life during early June encounter
June 9, 2019 - 8:10am
June 7, 2019
Canada geese goslings swim, Thursday, June 6, near the Paul Bunyan State Trail in Baxter. New broods of ducks and geese can be seen along area roads learning to swim and hunt with parents. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Goslings glide along
June 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
Jeremy Merxbauer, of Parkston, S.D., picks morel mushrooms from a spot in Northern Hutchinson County in May 2019. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
S.D. man takes mushroom hunting from hobby to addiction
June 7, 2019 - 10:49am
June 4, 2019
Take a Kid Fishing Weekend is June 7-9
June 4, 2019 - 9:38am
June 3, 2019
At the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Mikah Meyer completes a three-year-long quest to visit every National Park Service site in the United States. Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson.
How Congress nearly ruined a man's quest to visit all national park sites in one trip
June 3, 2019 - 11:48am
June 2, 2019
Kurt Anderson, director of the Rajala Woods Foundation fishes for brook trout on Moose Creek on a 1,200-acre plot of forest in Lake County, Minn., owned by the Rajala Woods Foundation. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Rajala Woods Foundation seeks white pines restoration for ecology, economy
June 2, 2019 - 7:05am
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