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January 15, 2017
A Minnesota angler holds a walleye before releasing it. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are considering reducing the state's walleye limit from six to four. News Tribune file
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
January 12, 2017
Skiers round the first corner during 12K skate race at the 36th annual Buena Vista Snowjourn held at Buena Vista Ski Area. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Snowjourn returns on Saturday: Buena Vista event is Bemidji’s oldest ski event
January 12, 2017 - 4:25pm
Lonnie Dupre of Grand Marais made this photo of himself shortly after extricating himself from a crevasse he had fallen into near the base of Alaska's Mount Hunter on Saturday. The ice axe he clung to while trying to get out of the crevasse is still embedded in the snow near his feet. Lonnie Dupre photo
After narrow escape, Minnesota adventurer calls off Alaska 14,573--foot mountain climb
January 12, 2017 - 2:57pm
January 10, 2017
Forum News Service file photo by Matt Gade.
More chronic wasting disease-infected deer suspected in Minnesota
January 10, 2017 - 12:52pm
January 4, 2017
Bemidji participates in cross country ski program
January 4, 2017 - 12:20pm
January 2, 2017
Susan Olin, assistant manager at Lake Bemidji State Park, leads the group on the park's Rocky Point Trail for the "First Day Snowshoe" event on Sunday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
First day, first hike: Snowshoers come out for Lake Bemidji State Park event
January 2, 2017 - 4:20pm
December 18, 2016
KLEMEK: Man-made highways are paths to nature
December 18, 2016 - 7:22am
December 15, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Ice keeps forming on area lakes
December 15, 2016 - 11:00pm
December 13, 2016
Mike Wheeler is pictured at the southern end of the trail when he finished it last month. Photo courtesy of Mike Wheeler
Going wild on the Pacific Crest Trail: Brainerd man hiked 2,650 miles from Canada to Mexico
December 13, 2016 - 3:54pm
December 11, 2016
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The reclusive Brown creeper of the forest
December 11, 2016 - 5:00am
December 8, 2016
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
December 8, 2016 - 12:27pm
November 27, 2016
A view of the chalet from atop one of 16 downhill  runs at Buena Vista Ski Resort. (Eric Hylden | Forum News Service)play button
Family, staff carry on the tradition at Buena Vista Ski Area (video, photos)
November 27, 2016 - 12:48am
November 16, 2016
A cardboard cutout of a typical-size cougar, or mountain lion, left, is compared with a photograph of an apparent bobcat in the same tree from the same vantage point in northern Minnesota. The photo on the right was initially believed to be of a cougar, but when a Minnesota wildlife official visited the site with the cardboard cutout site Monday, he concluded the animal was too small. Left photo courtesy of Dan Stark, Minnesota DNR; right photo courtesy of Jordan Bowen
DNR suspects hunter saw bobcats, not mountain lions
November 16, 2016 - 11:12am
November 14, 2016
DNR sets winter walleye regs for Upper Red Lake
November 14, 2016 - 5:18pm
November 8, 2016
Hunter found dead in the woods in central Minnesota
November 8, 2016 - 9:48am