STAFF BLOG COMPASS POINTS WITH BRAD DOKKEN Minnesota bear update, lottery deadline
The reports Ive gotten from hunters and wildlife managers indicate bear hunting has been a challenge so far this year across northwest Minnesota.
Bear season opened Sunday.
Gretchen Mehmel, manager ... Posted on 9/5/13 at 9:58 AM
THE MINNESOTA BASHAW BLOG Duluth Golf Courses Need More City Funding
If my memory serves me correctly I believe the citizens of Duluth just voted to supply some tax dollars to go back into the parks. I just can't seem to find any information about if any of this money ... Posted on 8/15/13 at 11:08 AM
ASTRO BOB Big Dipper sure, but have you seen the Great Bear?
The Big Dipper is the #1 most familiar star group in the northern hemisphere. Just about everyone has seen it. Orion comes in second and everything else a distant third. As many of you already know,... Posted on 6/15/13 at 7:40 PM
OUTDOORS WITH SAM COOK Wisconsin hunter takes 711-pound bear
A young Wisconsin hunter has taken a black bear that weighed 711 pounds (live weight), or 656 pounds field-dressed. Check it out here.... Posted on 9/27/10 at 10:00 AM
THE NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS AND BEYOND on target in NJ
After five years of political stonewalling, New Jersey sportsmen are going to be able to go on a bear hunt.
On July 21, the Commissioner for the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP... Posted on 7/22/10 at 5:23 AM
Grocery shoppers in Hayward, Wis., got an unexpected surprise when a 125-pound black bear wandered inside and headed straight for the beer cooler. The bear made his stop Thursday night at Marketplace Foods in Hayward, walking through the automatic doors and heading straight into the liquor department.
Department of Natural Resources staff in Nova Scotia have one very determined bear on their hands.
After reports came in this week that two bears had been roaming around residential areas on Browns Mill Road in Merigomish, causing damage to a deck, department officers set traps to try to capture the animals. But Wednesday night, a bear captured in one of the large, culvert-like traps was so determined to escape that he tore through the rebars, leaving 18-inch hole.
Officials in the southeastern North Dakota town of Casselton are discussing the possibility of a railroad quiet zone. “Quiet zones” involve safety upgrades at street crossings so trains don’t have to blow their horns as they pass. Other cities such as Fargo and Jamestown have or are developing quiet zones.
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