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May 22, 2016
ASK THE DNR: Can I harvest mushrooms in Minnesota state parks and forests?
Q. Can I harvest mushrooms in Minnesota state parks and state forests? A. It's OK to harvest edible fruit and mushrooms in state parks as long...
May 22, 2016 - 9:00am
May 15, 2016
Talkin' with Dokken: Where to find bass
Q. I like fishing bass, and I was wondering if you could steer me toward any good bass lakes or rivers within a couple hours' drive from Grand Forks. A. If you're talking white bass, all of the lakes in the Devils Lake Basin offer excellent fishing. If it's largemouth or smallmouth...
May 15, 2016 - 11:00am
BRAD DOKKEN: Wind dampens Upper Red Lake crappie quest
The southeast wind that had built intensity throughout the day didn't exactly inspire confidence in Tyler Brasel's outlook for catching crappies...
May 15, 2016 - 10:30am
May 13, 2016
Walleye opener forecast calls for cool, windy in northern Minnesota
Here's a piece of advice for anglers venturing out for Saturday's Minnesota walleye opener: Wear warm clothes. Last weekend's balmy temperatures...
May 13, 2016 - 6:15am
VIDEO: Walleye make an amazing comeback at Red Lake, 10 years after season reopens
RED LAKE AND WASKISH, Minn.—Pat Brown and Gary Barnard were working at opposite ends of Upper and Lower Red lakes in 1997, but the fisheries...
May 13, 2016 - 6:00am
May 8, 2016
ASK THE DNR: How can I help track Minnesota springs?
Q. I heard the Minnesota DNR is gathering a list of springs across the state. How will I know a spring when I see one, and how can I report the...
May 8, 2016 - 9:00am
To get an event in the calendar, contact Brad Dokken at (701) 780-1148; (800) 477-6572, ext. 1148; or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline...
May 8, 2016 - 8:45am
GET YOUR GEAR ON: Lymeez Tick Gaiter
Tick season is in full swing, and if you're anything like me, just the thought of the blood-sucking parasites is enough to make the skin crawl....
May 8, 2016 - 7:20am
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Deer gun tags; river access; area canoe events; CRP
NDGF increases deer gun tags North Dakota's 2016 deer season is set, with 49,000 licenses available to hunters this fall—an increase of...
May 8, 2016 - 7:10am
May 1, 2016
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Postal Service unveils stamp collection
Postal Service unveils stamp collection WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service this week previewed the pane of 16 National Parks Forever stamps featured in its collection celebrating the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. The stamps are arranged to approximate their...
May 1, 2016 - 11:30am
BRAD DOKKEN: Raffle offers another shot at a North Dakota elk tag
If you're among the nearly 14,000 hunters who applied to hunt elk this fall in North Dakota, chances are you found yourself with plenty of company...
May 1, 2016 - 11:15am
Rainy Day Reads: Cranes, Herons & Egrets: The Elegance of Our Tallest Birds
Sandhill cranes are in full voice on the prairies of North Dakota and northwest Minnesota this time of year, and the return of the lanky birds...
May 1, 2016 - 10:30am
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Killdeer stir wonder as they run
The killdeer is a familiar bird that still maintains an aura of mystery. It is much admired for its "broken wing" antics, which it uses to draw...
May 1, 2016 - 8:45am
April 29, 2016
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye season opens May 14
The 2016 Minnesota Walleye Opener is just two weeks from this Saturday, with the date set for May 14. Bemidji is surrounded by excellent walleye...
April 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
Lake of the Woods Ice is beginning to lose its grip on the big lake. Satellite images from Wednesday showed much of Big Traverse Bay was open,...
April 29, 2016 - 6:45am