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April 20, 2018
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson. File photo / Forum News Service
Minnesota congressman's effort de-list wolves stuck in Congress
April 20, 2018 - 7:09am
April 18, 2018
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
April 18, 2018 - 9:12am
April 17, 2018
A trail camera set by the Red Lake tribal Department of Natural Resources photographed these two gray wolves in March 2010 on Minnesota's Northwest Angle. Wolves are an important animal in tribal culture and were protected on tribal lands even when the state had control of wolf management and offered hunting and trapping seasons. Courtesy photo / Jay Huseby, Red Lake Department of Natural Resources
Tribal lands offer sanctuary for Minnesota wolves
April 17, 2018 - 7:22am
April 16, 2018
Randy Coffield's cow licks her calf March 14, 2018, at the rancher's home near Lake Bronson, Minn. The Kittson County Sheriff's Office confirmed 21 cattle deaths by wolves last year. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
April 15, 2018
Species in Conflict: Minnesota wolf management follows bumpy path on road to recovery
April 15, 2018 - 7:50am
December 24, 2017
Gary Lund of rural Roseau, Minn., shared this very Christmas-like photo of a sharp-tailed grouse perched on the deck of his house Monday morning next to a Santa bear holiday decoration. Lund feeds the grouse throughout the winter and also has Hungarian partridges that occasionally pop in to sample the sunflower seeds he puts out.
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Two North Dakota chub minnow species being considered for federal protection, Jim Job starts work as new Grand Forks outreach biologist etc.
December 24, 2017 - 6:03am
October 20, 2017
Student in sexual harassment trial gets $1; lawyers awarded $305K in fees
October 20, 2017 - 8:24pm
October 15, 2017
Tony Moe of the Fourtown Grygla Sportsman's Club stands by a gate blocking access to a .7-mile length of trail in June. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is hoping to acquire the land as part of an exchange with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which owns the parcel, to connect an ATV trail  in Beltrami Island State Forest.  (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
October 15, 2017 - 9:42am
September 17, 2017
Waterfowl hunters will encounter drier conditions in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota when the rgular duck and goose seasons open Saturday, Sept. 23. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Dry conditions greet waterfowl hunters
September 17, 2017 - 8:01am
August 20, 2017
The Department of Natural Resources' exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair draws about 500,000 visitors annually. The fair begins Aug. 24 and continues through Sept. 4. (Photo/ Deborah Rose, Minnesota DNR)
OUTDOORS ROUNDUP: Continental duck numbers hold steady
August 20, 2017 - 11:15am
July 10, 2017
Cattle graze on land near Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge as part of a program with United States Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Diversity on the prairie
July 10, 2017 - 1:47pm
March 3, 2017
This wetland in North Dakota's "Missouri Coteau" and others like it provide a variety of flood-control benefits in addition to their importance as wildlife habitat. (Photo/ Jim Ringelman)
WORTH A LOOK: Wetlands offer a variety of flood control benefits
March 3, 2017 - 1:33pm
This wetland in North Dakota's "Missouri Coteau" and others like it provide a variety of flood-control benefits in addition to their importance as wildlife habitat. (Photo/ Jim Ringelman)
WORTH A LOOK: Wetlands offer a variety of flood control benefits
March 3, 2017 - 1:33pm
February 12, 2017
The rusty patched bumble bee is now on
the endangered species list.  
Photo: Heather Holm, University of Minnesota Extension
The plight of the bumble bee
February 12, 2017 - 5:10am
December 23, 2016
Talkin' with Dokken: Is Lake Ardoch open to ice fishing?
December 23, 2016 - 10:12am
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