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April 24, 2018
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
10 hours 23 min ago
Handguns are lined at at a booth during the National Rifle Association's annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn., April 10, 2015. Caught in an angry social media storm, a number of marketers have ended promotions linked to the NRA, but it’s unclear whether boycotts have a lasting impact. (Joe Buglewicz/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
14 hours 55 min ago
April 22, 2018
Marsh Muirhead captured this photo of an owl near the Mississippi River east of Bemidji on Wednesday, April 18. Muirhead said the owl was keeping watch on a red squirrel and made several unsuccessful swoops at the squirrel. Submitted photo
'Owl' in a day's work!
April 22, 2018 - 8:07am
Larry Gadaire of Grand Forks stands by two of the boats -- a canoe and kayak -- he built in his shop. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
April 22, 2018 - 7:48am
Brad Dokken
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
April 22, 2018 - 7:20am
Dan Wilfond, a fisheries specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at French River, holds a 63.7-inch, 70-pound female lake sturgeon during DNR sampling on the St. Louis River in April last year. The fish was fitted with an acoustic transmitter, and its movements are being monitored as part of an ongoing study by several agencies. (Minnesota DNR photo)
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
April 22, 2018 - 6:05am
Sam Cook
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
April 21, 2018
The ticks have been waiting for warmer weather, and they are hungry
April 21, 2018 - 3:35pm
April 18, 2018
MASTER GARDENERS: Early thoughts on spring ephemerals
April 18, 2018 - 8:15am
April 15, 2018
The concrete boat ramp dips into a still ice-covered Spirit Lake at the Clyde Avenue boat landing on Sunday morning, April 15. Near record late ice-outs are expected across the Northland. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
April 15, 2018 - 4:48pm
Blane Klemek
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Red-winged blackbirds a welcome sign of 'spring'
April 15, 2018 - 8:22am
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good chance for lake ice for opener
April 15, 2018 - 8:10am
A steelhead -- migratory Lake Superior rainbow trout -- attempts to leap a set of falls on the Knife River. This year, the river is locked in ice, and steelhead haven't begun their spawning runs yet. File photo / Forum News Service
North Shore steelhead run delayed by ice cover on streams
April 15, 2018 - 6:35am
April 11, 2018
The black-capped chickadees were busy foraging for food Wednesday morning at Lake Bemidji State Park. This one cautiously grabs a seed out of Susan Olin’s palm and dashes. Olin is the assistant manager at the park. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Chickadee chores: Black-capped chickadees busy at Lake Bemidji State Park
April 11, 2018 - 5:18pm
MASTER GARDENERS: Late-coming spring offers time to plan
April 11, 2018 - 8:32am