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April 23, 2019
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Spring hunt dog event scheduled April 27
April 23, 2019 - 6:30am
April 21, 2019
Outdoor Notes for April 21
April 21, 2019 - 6:30am
April 20, 2019
What's Up Outdoors: Ready for Rainy River sturgeon
April 20, 2019 - 4:30am
April 19, 2019
Sarah Strommen, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
April 19, 2019 - 6:12pm
High school clay target program continues to grow in Minnesota, North Dakota
April 19, 2019 - 4:59pm
Lakeshore Club announces spring events
April 19, 2019 - 6:30am
April 15, 2019
A deer tick (left) and an American dog tick, more commonly known as a woodtick, are shown side by side for comparison in April 2010 at Turtle River State Park near Arvilla, N.D. With tick season at hand, the North Dakota Department of Health is recommending people take precautions. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Tick season is at hand; Take precautions to prevent bites and disease
April 15, 2019 - 5:31pm
Invasive silver carp. Courtesy Minnesota DNR
DNR confirms invasive silver carp on St. Croix River
April 15, 2019 - 5:03pm
April 14, 2019
Outdoor Notes for April 14
April 14, 2019 - 10:30am
Hannah Mishler, a conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, visits with Wyatt Casavan (from left) of Red Lake Falls, Minn., Cameron Dahedl of Bemidji and Kevin Longtin (partially obscured, far right) of Grand Forks on Friday, April 5, 2019, during a check of anglers fishing the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
All in a day’s work on the Rainy River
April 14, 2019 - 8:01am
April 13, 2019
A tom turkey struts to impress two foam hen turkey decoys in southern Douglas County, Wis. Both Minnesota and Wisconsin turkey seasons start Wednesday and plenty of permits are available in both states. Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota, Wisconsin spring turkey hunting seasons start Wednesday
April 13, 2019 - 7:43pm
A tom turkey struts his stuff in a yard in Canosia Township near Duluth. Minnesota and Wisconsin spring wild turkey hunting seasons begin Wednesday and sessions run though May. Contributed photo
Basic Minnesota turkey hunting regulations
April 13, 2019 - 7:37pm
Laced with ice crystals and water droplets on the catkins Friday, April 12, pussy willows have emerged on Beaver Dam Road. Usually one of the first sure signs of spring, the plant is a common sight in wet road ditches.  Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Clash of the seasons
April 13, 2019 - 11:00am
Jamie Dietman shows off two large crappies he recently caught. Dietman said there's still ice left and the big crappies bite in the rain. Submitted Photo / Jamie Dietman
What's Up Outdoors: Late-ice crappie bite heats up
April 13, 2019 - 7:00am
April 10, 2019
Marla Hardy walks her dog Henry near the Mississippi River Tuesday, April 9, along East River Road in Brainerd.  A winter storm is expected to bear down on much of Minnesota this week. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Walk Before the Storm
April 10, 2019 - 12:00pm