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January 17, 2016
FILE PHOTO: A pheasant is pictured in a field near Letcher. (Luke Hagen/Mitchell Daily Republic)
OUTDOORS: Tentative opening dates help hunters plan ahead
January 17, 2016 - 5:30am
January 10, 2016
(Minnesota DNR photo)
DNR hires new big game program leader
January 10, 2016 - 10:45am
Aerial survey results from July 2015 indicated recovery of North Dakota's pronghorn population remains a slow process. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Deer, pronghorn remain in rebuilding mode in 2016
January 10, 2016 - 10:15am
January 5, 2016
Turkeys wander through a farm field Friday outside of Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Spring turkey hunting changes taking effect in Minnesota
January 5, 2016 - 7:45pm
December 13, 2015
CWD issue turn personal for Wisconsin writer
December 13, 2015 - 10:20am
December 6, 2015
Two bull elk walk in deep snow in 2006 during the Department of Natural Resources' winter aerial survey near Grygla, Minn. The DNR has released a draft of a new five-year management plan for elk in northwest Minnesota and is taking public comment on the proposal through Dec 27. (Minnesota DNR photo)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Elk GPS project on tap for winter
December 6, 2015 - 11:15am
November 24, 2015
Hunters continue to register more deer as population rebounds
November 24, 2015 - 10:00pm
November 23, 2015
Early mountain lion season in western ND closes with 6 cats taken
November 23, 2015 - 5:00pm
November 22, 2015
Every five years, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department develops deer population goals for each of the state’s 38 hunting units. (N.D. Game and Fish Department)
DOUG LEIER: Sun sets on another deer gun season
November 22, 2015 - 10:15am
November 13, 2015
This eagle-safe sticker can be found denoting all-copper ammunition. (Logo designed by Maury Aaseng)
COLUMN: Get the lead out of hunting
November 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
Deer hunter Ryan Sloan of Hermantown walks back to his truck for a midday break on Monday, the third day of Minnesota's firearms deer season. Preliminary deer registrations were up 8.2 percent from last year across Northeastern Minnesota. (Sam Cook | Forum News Service)
Minnesota's deer harvest is up
November 13, 2015 - 2:00pm
This nine-point buck, which had become tangled in a hammock in September, was shot by bowhunter Corey Johnson of Rice Lake Township on Tuesday. Corey Johnson photo
Tangled-up Minnesota buck taken by bowhunter
November 13, 2015 - 1:00pm
Michele Stroud of rural Underwood, Minn., with her prize buck. WDAY photo
Minnesota woman bags massive 11-point buck
November 13, 2015 - 12:35pm
November 8, 2015
Toby Schneider (right) and son Espen Schneider, 9, of Grand Forks enjoyed a successful bowhunt recently near Luverne, N.D.  Espen was the "eyes," and Toby was the shooter, writes Elizabeth Knudson, who shared the photo. " Father and son enjoyed some great 'bonding time' in the deer stand!" she said.
IN THE FIELD: Successful bowhunt near Luverne, N.D.
November 8, 2015 - 8:45am
Most of the worst tasting wild game got that way because it wasn’t kept clean and cool in the field. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
DOUG LEIER: Venison quality hinges on proper field care
November 8, 2015 - 8:15am