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Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
February 16, 2020
Bigger bluegills, better access among Minnesota DNR fisheries chief's top goals
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Opening up more shoreline fishing opportunities in Greater Minnesota and moving the Quality Bluegill Initiative forward...
February 16, 2020 - 1:00am
February 14, 2020
In long-running dispute over water and land in north-central Minnesota, a farmer is caught in the middle
SEBEKA -- Cattleman Tim Nolte thought he was doing everything right by the land in Wadena County that his family has been farming for decades....
February 14, 2020 - 2:34pm
February 12, 2020
DNR appeals court decision that reversed three PolyMet permits
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to review last month's Court of Appeals decision...
February 12, 2020 - 8:10pm
February 10, 2020
DNR honors Crookston Conservation Officer Tom Hutchins
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has named Crookston Conservation Officer Tom Hutchins as the agency’s...
February 10, 2020 - 5:29pm
February 9, 2020
Brad Dokken column: Readers share thoughts on high Lake of the Woods fishing pressure
I wasn’t sure how my Sunday, Feb. 2, column about the extensive fishing pressure occurring this winter -- and indeed most winters -- on Lake...
February 9, 2020 - 8:30am
Winter already adding up for northern Minn. deer herd
DULUTH, Minn. — Deep snow on the ground has been hampering deer movement in parts of northern Minnesota and, if current weather trends hold,...
February 9, 2020 - 6:15am
February 3, 2020
Good fishing, extensive network of plowed ice roads pose dilemma on Lake of the Woods
How much is too much? That’s a question many people probably are asking this winter about the fishing pressure on Lake of the Woods.
February 3, 2020 - 8:00am
January 28, 2020
Growing popularity of wheeled fish houses a game changer for many resorts, fisheries managers
LAKE OF THE WOODS, Minn. – On a blustery Monday morning when the outside air temperature flirted with 10 below zero, Charlie Engen got out...
January 28, 2020 - 8:01am
January 21, 2020
Stranded North Carolina snowmobilers rescued in Superior National Forest
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — Four tourists from North Carolina, including two women in their 70s, were rescued by Minnesota conservation officers...
January 21, 2020 - 6:40pm
January 12, 2020
Brad Dokken: DNR deer goal sessions among upcoming ways to get involved
Looking ahead and staying active can help make the deep, dark days of winter more bearable. And there are plenty of events on tap in the coming...
January 12, 2020 - 9:00am
January 8, 2020
Kittson County deer farmer locks horns with DNR
ST. PAUL— A northwest Minnesota deer farmer and former Kittson County sheriff says he’ll show his trophy bucks at a St. Paul sportsmen’s...
January 8, 2020 - 4:57pm
Wolves in Red Lake Wildlife Management Area to be collared as part of annual population study
The Department of Natural Resources has contracted with a federal trapper to capture and radio-collar gray wolves in Red Lake Wildlife Management...
January 8, 2020 - 4:40pm
January 7, 2020
Minnesota state forest nursery in need of black spruce cones
ST. PAUL — To address a shortage of black spruce seed, the Minnesota state forest nursery needs an additional 800 bushels of black spruce cones...
January 7, 2020 - 5:14pm
DNR seeks black spruce cones to alleviate seed shortage in northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- The Department of Natural Resources is seeking the public’s help in collecting black spruce cones to alleviate a shortage of black...
January 7, 2020 - 1:22pm
December 30, 2019
Minnesota DNR simplifies process for buying spring turkey hunting licenses
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota hunters hoping to bag a tom turkey with a firearm this spring will no longer be restricted to a single permit area. With...
December 30, 2019 - 12:08pm