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Tom Heinrich (right) and Dennis Topp of the Department of Natural Resources' area fisheries office in Baudette, Minn., pick fish from a net Sept. 17 in Warroad, Minn., while working on the annual fall gillnetting survey on Lake of the Woods. Results from the survey showed robust walleye and sauger populations on the big lake. (Brad Dokken/Grand Forks Herald)
Lake of the Woods survey yields high walleye catches
6 hours 45 min ago
The great egret's recovery is one of the Migratory Bird Treat Act's great success stories. (Photo/North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Bird treaty marks 100 years
6 hours 47 min ago
The great egret's recovery is one of the Migratory Bird Treat Act's great success stories. (Photo/North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Bird treaty marks 100 years
6 hours 47 min ago
Canadians debate a national bird
6 hours 50 min ago
Ross Hier says he plans to spend more time in his upstairs studio working on watercolor paintings when he retires as Crookston area wildife manager for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Hier's last day is Tuesday. (Brad Dokken/Grand Forks Herald)
Crookston wildlife manager calls it a career
6 hours 52 min ago
ASK THE DNR: Snowmobile operation requirements and odds for a white Christmas.
6 hours 53 min ago
Erika Kolbow of Turtle River State Park compiled this collection of “mug shots” from the northern saw-whet owls they banded this fall at the park. (Erika Kolbow/Turtle River State Park)
WORTH A LOOK: Saw-whet owls banded at Turtle River State Park compiled for 'mugshot' poster
6 hours 57 min ago
Duluth Trading Co. High-Neck Infantry Sweater.
ANNUAL HERALD HOLIDAY OUTDOOR GIFT GUIDE: Gear up for Christmas
6 hours 58 min ago
December 8, 2016
OUTDOORS REPORT: Ice is forming on area lakes, and recent snowfall jumpstarts skiing season
December 8, 2016 - 6:06pm
December 5, 2016
Fordville, Cando Game and Fish advisory meetings postponed
December 5, 2016 - 4:12pm
December 2, 2016
Lou Cornicelli, Minnesota DNR wildlife research manager
DNR developing response plan to halt spread of CWD
December 2, 2016 - 12:08pm
John Williams, DNR northwest region wildlife supervisor.
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
December 2, 2016 - 12:06pm
A rundown of winter woodpeckers
December 2, 2016 - 12:04pm
Ruffed grouse can be more challenging to hunt when there's snow on the ground. (Brad Dokken photo)
A rewarding walk in the woods
December 2, 2016 - 12:04pm
Talkin' with Dokken: Do nightcrawlers work for ice fishing?
December 2, 2016 - 12:04pm