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January 13, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have CWD. Most animals that carry the disease look healthy. It's only in the final stages where they become sickly looking. Wisconsin DNR photo.
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
January 13, 2019 - 2:04pm
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: It is all about the ice conditions
January 13, 2019 - 7:20am
January 12, 2019
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
January 12, 2019 - 3:39pm
Sarah Strommen, new commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, holds a big walleye she landed during the 2018 Governor's Fishing Opener near Willmar, Minn. An avid hunter and angler, Strommen previously was an assistant DNR commissioner. Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR
New Minn. DNR commissioner outlines challenges, priorities and opportunities as she begins new job
January 12, 2019 - 2:52pm
January 10, 2019
Moose and wolves on Isle Royale, like these shown here in a 2011 photo, won't be studied this winter for the first time since 1958 if the federal government shutdown doesn't end soon.  Courtesy of Michigan Tech
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
January 10, 2019 - 8:11pm
January 9, 2019
Hundreds of climbing enthusiasts gathered Jan. 4-6, for the Sandstone Ice Fest. Steve Hoffman / Forum News Service
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
January 9, 2019 - 5:44pm
January 8, 2019
Minnesota DNR to host educational outdoors events at state parks
January 8, 2019 - 12:43pm
WOW volunteer Todd Kniefel high-fives Darla Olson as she catches the second of three northerns.  Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota angler battling health issues gets overwhelming response for fishing assistance
January 8, 2019 - 10:28am
January 7, 2019
Minnesota DNR hires new big game program leader
January 7, 2019 - 2:55pm
January 6, 2019
Paul Nelson
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Heavy snow falls on too little ice
January 6, 2019 - 7:40am
Common redpolls have been abundant at feeders, as the cold weather is delaying their journey north. (Contributed)
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Redpolls are a reflection of winter in Minnesota
January 6, 2019 - 7:30am
January 5, 2019
Bill Majewski examines carvings of three black-capped chickadees he made. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Duluth carver honors nature in woodwork: Bill Majewski’s wood carving hobby helps promote conservation
January 5, 2019 - 3:59pm
As part of the September fall gillnet survey on Lake of the Woods, fisheries crews set four, 250-foot nets at each of 16 sites on the Minnesota side of the lake from the south shore to the Northwest Angle, leaving the nets in overnight and checking them the next day. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Fall survey confirms strong walleye and sauger populations in Lake of the Woods
January 5, 2019 - 11:56am
January 4, 2019
In this video grab, Joe Henry of Lake of the Woods Tourism shows off the Walleye Wars trophy Friday morning during a visit to teacher Lance Sage's Outdoor Career Education class at Warroad High School.  Courtesy of Lake of the Woods Tourism
Dokken: ‘Walleye Wars’ generates ice fishing buzz
January 4, 2019 - 2:50pm
Two whitetail bucks battle in front of a trail camera at Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve. Submitted photo / University of Minnesota
Volunteer scientists play important role in wildlife research project
January 4, 2019 - 10:23am
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