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May 8, 2018
 great horned owl, its left pupil dilated, is shown shortly after a driver found it trapped in the grille of his truck. Courtesy of PAWS.
This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
May 8, 2018 - 12:11pm
Tent caterpillars chew their way through the leaves on a tree near Detroit Lakes, Minn., in 2017. Mike Parisio / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
May 8, 2018 - 11:52am
May 7, 2018
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
May 7, 2018 - 6:33pm
The 4 Bears Casino and Lodge’s yacht is seen July 15, 2016, near the casino’s marina on Lake Sakakawea west of New Town, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
May 7, 2018 - 5:42pm
May 6, 2018
Experts say using commercially available repellents, like permethrin for clothing and DEET for skin, is the most effective way to keep disease-carrying ticks from biting. Tests show both are safe at commercially available doses. Bob King / Forum News Service
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
May 6, 2018 - 8:00am
A walleye sits in a net during the 2016 Minnesota fishing opener on Cut Foot Sioux Lake north of Deer River, Minn. With this year's late spring, a slow presentation such as jigging with a minnow will be a good bet for coaxing walleyes into biting. Minnesota's 2018 fishing opener is Saturday, May 12, 2018. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Late spring means 'different' MN walleye opener
May 6, 2018 - 7:53am
Tim Wagner, owner of Hi-Banks Resort on Fish Lake, feels optimistic that the ice will be off the lake and his docks in the water by the time of the fishing opener. By midweek, the ice was already pulling away from the shore. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
All eyes on the ice: Rapid ice melt in recent days may save opener
May 6, 2018 - 6:00am
May 5, 2018
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Banner walleye fishing expected on Sakakawea
May 5, 2018 - 7:59pm
May 3, 2018
Health department says don’t eat fish from this Twin Cities lake
May 3, 2018 - 5:53pm
May 2, 2018
The ice on Green Lake is gone Wednesday at Saulsbury Park in Spicer, Minn. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Green Lake sheds ice in time for Gov. Dayton’s fishing opener
May 2, 2018 - 5:02pm
May 1, 2018
Lake Sakakawea is seen in this Forum News Service file photo
Ice-out on Lake Sakakawea among latest on record
May 1, 2018 - 5:05pm
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Ice out on Otter Tail County lake shows Mother Nature's power and beauty
May 1, 2018 - 2:44pm
April 30, 2018
Cold weather could lead to delayed nesting in South Dakota
April 30, 2018 - 10:09am
April 29, 2018
Lingering ice to hamper Wisconsin fishing opener
April 29, 2018 - 8:24am
Kelsey Poshusta of Adams, Minn., holds the muskie she caught on Mille Lacs Lake on July 2, 2017. Her father, Derek Poshusta, measured Kelsey’s muskie as 57.25 inches long and 26.75 inches in girth and estimated its weight between 52 and 55 pounds before they released it.  It was the first muskie Kelsey has caught. Submitted photo
Commentary: The Great Minnesota Muskie War gets ugly
April 29, 2018 - 6:45am
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