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July 15, 2018
Cyclist climb Lindskog Road during the 2018 Le Grand du Nord Gravel Cycling Classic in rural Cook County over Memorial Day weekend.--- Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
July 15, 2018 - 7:43am
Erik Dolezal of Duluth uses Canycom walk-behind rubber track carrier to haul dirt and rock while building a portion of the Duluth Traverse trail near the Central High School property in Duluth on June 29, 2018. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Duluth Traverse trail nearing completion
July 15, 2018 - 6:58am
July 8, 2018
Hunter success in finding pheasants this autumn will depend on whether the wetter than normal conditions we've been experiencing adversely affects nesting success. Forum News Service file photo
Wet streak could adversely affect pheasants
July 8, 2018 - 9:01pm
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time to target some muskies
July 8, 2018 - 8:15am
Blane Klemek
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Not all gloom and doom for musical bobolinks
July 8, 2018 - 8:05am
Joseph (left) and Bret Baker of Cloquet, Minn., talk about the "flipping" method of casting worms for bass, where the lure is flipped underhanded rather than cast overhand. The father-son duo will fish together dozens of times during the summer.  John Myers / Forum News Service
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
July 8, 2018 - 6:55am
July 6, 2018
Dunton Locks is located between Lakes Sallie and Muskrat and contains about four miles of hiking trails. Emily Driscoll / Tribune
10 hiking destinations less than an hour from Detroit Lakes
July 6, 2018 - 2:43pm
July 5, 2018
Tryg Hansen, 6, from Cold Spring, Minn., caught this rainbow trout on June 24 on Long Lake while camping with his brother and grandparents. Submitted photo
FISH TALES: Tryg Hansen on Long Lake
July 5, 2018 - 10:28am
July 3, 2018
Dunton Locks is located between Lakes Sallie and Muskrat and contains about four miles of hiking trails. Emily Driscoll / Forum News Service
10 hiking destinations less than an hour from Detroit Lakes
July 3, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County. Minnesota DNR photo
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
July 1, 2018
A gray catbird at the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge in Bloomington. (Andy Rathbun | St. Paul Pioneer Press)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Gray catbirds are mimics of the thickets
July 1, 2018 - 8:10am
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Who knows what the summer will bring
July 1, 2018 - 7:55am
Guide Gary Whitefish holds up a keeper walleye he netted for an angler on Lac La Croix on the Minnesota-Ontario border last weekend. The walleyes were hitting jigs tipped with twister tails, Gulp minnow imitations and leeches. John Myers / Forum News Service
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
July 1, 2018 - 6:29am
June 29, 2018
Sam Cook
Commentary: Front-row seats for the cycle of life
June 29, 2018 - 10:56am
June 26, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has launched an online reporting tool for the public to report bear sightings outside of the state's traditional bear country. (Photo/ Steve Hillebrand, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)play button
DNR introduces new tool for bear sightings as they spread west and south in Minnesota
June 26, 2018 - 7:57pm
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