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September 10, 2017
Dawn Voges, assistant park manager, walks along one of the docks in the Armstrong Bay day use area at Vermilion Ridge campground morning, Sept. 6, 2017. Bob King / Forum News Service
Minnesota's newest state park opens Tuesday
September 10, 2017 - 6:00am
September 7, 2017
Mark Mosby of St. Anthony, Minn., hoists a 52.5-inch flathead catfish he caught and released Aug. 2, 2017, on the St. Croix River near Stillwater. The fish broke the previous catch-and-release record. Courtesy photo / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
'A great 15-minute fight': Record catfish caught in Minnesota
September 7, 2017 - 11:31am
September 6, 2017
Paige Dougherty of Hermantown suffered bites on her foot Sunday afternoon when a muskie bit her ​as she was dangling her legs off her family's dock at Island Lake north of Duluth. She and others saw the muskie during and after it bit her. Her injuries did not require medical attention. Photo courtesy Kirk and Wendy Haldorson
'It lurched out of the water': Second bite attack of summer reported at MN lake
September 6, 2017 - 8:21am
September 3, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. (background right) was among the dignitaries who went fishing Aug. 21 after the ceremony marking the new border crossing system at the Northwest Angle. Pictured in the front with Peterson is Brian Sage of Sage's Angle West Resort. In the back are retired Minnesota state Sen. LeRoy Stumpf (left) and Chris White of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Brad Dokken: Angle trip offers mix of work and fishing
September 3, 2017 - 4:14pm
A pheasant hunter works through native grasses on a piece of land enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in North Dakota. Pheasant hunters tend to have much better seasons in years with high CRP enrollment. Pheasants Forever photo
Farm Bill's CRP provisions will have impact on pheasants, ducks
September 3, 2017 - 12:03pm
Toby Kvalevog releases the 51½-inch muskie he caught Aug. 21 on Leech Lake. (Photo courtesy of Toby Kvalevog)
Windy day muskie adventure with former UND goalie Toby Kvalevog
September 3, 2017 - 11:11am
August 31, 2017
Superior Hiking Trail Association volunteers work to construct a bridge over the Red River near the trail's southern terminus. A capital campaign is underway to raise money to build a similar bridge over the Split Rock River. (Photo courtesy of the Split Rock River Association)
Fundraising for Split Rock River bridge underway
August 31, 2017 - 7:36pm
August 27, 2017
Sam Cook is an outdoors writer for the Duluth News Tribune.
Cook: Hunters can sense a change in the air
August 27, 2017 - 7:33am
August 25, 2017
Minn. DNR clearing up errors in hunting, trapping handbook
August 25, 2017 - 2:13pm
Ringneck pheasant in South Dakota. Forum News Service file photo.
SD pheasant survey shows 45 percent drop in population from '16
August 25, 2017 - 11:10am
August 21, 2017
A barred owl. (Wikipedia)
Owl attack prompts state park trail closure
August 21, 2017 - 5:19pm
August 20, 2017
Frank and Mary Alice Hansen started Sawbill Canoe Outfitters in 1957. (Sawbill Canoe Outfitters photo)
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
A group of pheasant hunters pauses to water their dogs during a western Minnesota pheasant hunt. Minnesota hunter numbers were down last year compared to 2015. (Forum News Service file photo)
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
August 9, 2017
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
August 9, 2017 - 5:46am