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December 13, 2017
A local hunter recently encountered a pack of gray wolves near the Tenstrike area north of Bemidji. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)
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VIDEO: Hunter encounters wolf pack north of Bemidji
December 13, 2017 - 2:11pm
December 4, 2017
South Long Lake neighbors EJ Swanson (left) and Terry Huber try to calm a deer they saved that fell through the ice into the frigid water. They helped the deer stand and then it ran away.
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Two men rescue deer fallen through ice on Minn. lake; 3 deer didn't make it
December 4, 2017 - 7:19pm
November 30, 2017
DNR urges caution on ice, open water
November 30, 2017 - 3:33pm
November 22, 2017
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers may again consider using dredged sand from the Duluth-Superior Harbor shipping lanes to "nourish" beaches on the Lake Superior side of Minnesota Point in Duluth, as occurred in this 2009 photo. High water levels have spurred erosion problems made worse by big storms. (Minnesota DNR photo)
Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
November 22, 2017 - 11:51pm
November 14, 2017
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Minnesota deer harvest up 10 percent
November 14, 2017 - 3:06pm
November 7, 2017
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Deer harvest in Minn. about the same as last year for first weekend
November 7, 2017 - 4:41pm
October 24, 2017
A gray wolf walks across a snow-covered highway.
Funding restored to trap wolves who attack livestock
October 24, 2017 - 6:05pm
October 1, 2017
This female black bear is one of three radio-collared by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources that has been killed in this fall's bear hunt. Shooting a collared bear is legal, but DNR wildlife officials say the bears are valuable for research. Minnesota DNR photo.
Minnesota bear harvest will be higher than anticipated
October 1, 2017 - 7:14am
September 15, 2017
DNR seeks oversight committee members
September 15, 2017 - 3:58pm
The west side of Rabideau Lake, looking toward the east. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
September 15, 2017 - 1:31pm
June 29, 2017
Gary Gilbert, 55, of Becker, Minn., hoists a 59 1/2-inch muskie he found floating dead on Lake Mille Lacs June 17, 2017. Had the fish been caught alive, it likely would have set the state record for catch-and-release muskies, which are measured by length. The current record is 56 7/8 inches, set in 2016 on Pelican Lake in Otter Tail County. (Courtesy of Gary Gilbert)
Monster muskie found floating would have broken MN state record had it been caught alive
June 29, 2017 - 4:24pm
June 16, 2017
A white-tailed doe keeps watch while its fawn snacks on grass Thursday in the Centennial State Forest, located near Longville. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Woods in the works: Newest state forest undergoing development in Cass County
June 16, 2017 - 4:38pm
April 14, 2017
Firefighters work to extinguish flames of a brush fire between Adams Ave. NW and U.S. Highway 2 on Friday afternoon in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Grass fire west of town contained
April 14, 2017 - 4:22pm
April 8, 2017
Jeremy Skoglund fishes panfish off the Bar Harbor docks in Lake Shore on Thursday, April 6, 2017. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Al Lindner, DNR make the case for fee increases
April 8, 2017 - 3:36pm
April 5, 2017
DNR releases spring burning restrictions
April 5, 2017 - 6:52pm
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