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February 14, 2019
A small herd of deer beds down in a wooded area in East Grand Forks this week. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
February 14, 2019 - 6:30pm
The Minnesota DNR said Thursday that it will allow anglers to keep some Lake Mille Lacs walleyes this summer after three summers of catch-and-release only walleye fishing on the big lake. file / News Tribune
DNR: Anglers can keep some walleyes on Mille Lacs this summer
February 14, 2019 - 3:53pm
A sturgeon estimated to weigh 120 pounds was caught in the St. Croix River recently by 
Darren Troseth of Jordan, Minn. It is believed to be the biggest record fish ever caught in Minnesota.
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
February 14, 2019 - 10:50am
February 13, 2019
"Duck Dynasty" cast members Uncle Si Robertson (left) and Jay Stone talk with Brainerd dog sledder Maury Duval Friday, Feb. 8, before the celebrities go dog sledding for the first time near Bay Lake. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
February 13, 2019 - 1:58pm
February 12, 2019
Reilly Wahlers
State Alpine preview: Cook County-Silver Bay a small program up for big challenge
February 12, 2019 - 9:46pm
February 10, 2019
Gunner Boser of Duluth fishes on Lake Superior on Wednesday. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Carefully, anglers journey out on Lake Superior ice
February 10, 2019 - 5:45am
Wayne and Robin Soderlund of Cotton have owned and operated Barker Bay Resort on Manitou Lake in Ontario for the past 12 years. They will be at the Duluth boat show that starts Wednesday. Contributed photo.
Outfitters come home to Duluth boat show
February 10, 2019 - 5:30am
February 9, 2019
Ask a Conservation Officer: Harvesting antler sheds
February 9, 2019 - 9:25pm
Outdoors calendar
February 9, 2019 - 9:13pm
Jarrid Houston
Houston Column: Be patient, sit quietly for Lake Superior salmon and trout
February 9, 2019 - 9:13pm
A group of about a dozen goldfinches alight on a feeder, dining on thistle feed. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Arrival of the goldfinches
February 9, 2019 - 9:12pm
Jerry Skull shovels his sidewalk in Duluth's Morgan Park neighborhood as a city grader works on the streets on Thursday morning. The recent snow and cold could hit deer populations if it continues into spring. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Field Reports: Winter severity index creeping up with ample snow
February 9, 2019 - 9:02pm
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
February 9, 2019 - 6:58pm
February 7, 2019

Minnesota Rep. Rick Hansen, DFL-South St. Paul, right, shows leftover parts of a deer he killed — the hide, skeleton and hooves — before a hearing Thursday on chronic wasting disease at the Minnesota Capitol in St. Paul. Dave Orrick /  St. Paul Pioneer Press
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
February 7, 2019 - 7:44pm
February 5, 2019
Beginning March 1, the aggregate walleye-sauger limit on Lake of the Woods will be reduced from eight to six, with no more than four walleyes allowed, same as summer regulations. In addition, walleye and sauger fishing on Rainy River and Four-Mile Bay will be catch-and-release only from March 1 through April 14. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Forum News Service)
Fishing regulations change March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
February 5, 2019 - 4:19pm
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