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Worsening drought picture for Minnesota
As one of the driest Septembers in state history comes to an end, the drought situation in Minnesota is being assessed by a number of state agencies...
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October 2, 2012 - 11:33am
September 27, 2012
Deer hunts will limit access to some state parks this fall
Special resource management deer hunts are scheduled to take place this fall at several Minnesota state parks. Access to parks around the state will vary during the hunts, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Some parks will remain open to all visitors,...
September 27, 2012 - 12:35am
September 25, 2012
Comment period extended for pollution study on 8 Pope County Lakes
DETROIT LAKES -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has extended the comment period for a TMDL report, or a pollution study, conducted for eight lakes in Pope County that are impaired due to excess phosphorus. The lakes are Ann, Emily, Gilchrist, Leven, Malmedal, Pelican,...
September 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 5, 2012
DNR, local Pheasants Forever Chapters offer youth and women hunt opportunity
Interested youth and women can apply by Sept. 10 for a chance to step into the field with an experienced guide this fall and step out carrying pheasants. The Pheasants Forever (PF) special mentored youth hunt is co-sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and...
September 5, 2012 - 3:26pm
September 4, 2012
Minnesota's pheasant index up 68 percent from 2011
A mild winter followed by a warm spring contributed to a significant increase in Minnesota's pheasant count, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The pheasant population index increased 68 percent from 2011. Pheasant hunters are expected to harvest about...
September 4, 2012 - 10:12am
August 31, 2012
Plant, animal invasion bigger than many think
FALCON HEIGHTS -- Rare is the Minnesotan who has not seen videos of fish leaping out of water and hitting boaters. Word has spread across the...
August 31, 2012 - 10:18pm
Minnesota wildfire danger elevated, fire behavior intense
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is cautioning citizens and visitors about the intensifying wildfire threat in Minnesota. Fire danger is extreme in far northwestern Minnesota and very high or high in much of northern Minnesota. The areas impacted by high fire danger...
August 31, 2012 - 10:12pm
Pheasant harvest low in 2011, grouse and ducks steady
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has completed the 2011 Small Game Hunter Survey. Results are available online. DNR annually surveys small game license buyers to estimate both hunter numbers and harvest trends. For the 2011 hunting season, DNR mailed 6,500 surveys...
August 31, 2012 - 10:11pm
Roadside wildlife counts to be released Sept. 4
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will release its annual roadside wildlife survey on Tuesday, Sept. 4. The report summarizes roadside counts of pheasants, gray (Hungarian) partridge, cottontail rabbits, white-tailed jackrabbits and other wildlife observed in the...
August 31, 2012 - 10:10pm
August 26, 2012
DNR encourages hunters to apply early for deer permits, wolf licenses
Hunters who have yet to apply for an either-sex deer permit or wolf hunting and trapping licenses are encouraged to do so well before the Thursday, Sept.
August 26, 2012 - 12:49pm
August 25, 2012
Action pistol shooting finds fans in Morris
MORRIS - A man stands behind a tall, white barricade the size of a door with two orange Xs painted at chest height. A loaded pistol is holstered to his side. A timer standing behind him issues instructions: "Hands on the Xs. When you hear the buzzer, give 'em hell." Second pass....
August 25, 2012 - 5:00am
July 27, 2012
DNR confirms zebra mussels in Lake Minnewaska near Glenwood
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County near Glenw...
July 27, 2012 - 11:52am
July 25, 2012
Applications for September mentored waterfowl hunt due Aug. 13
Youth who want to experience waterfowl hunting for the first time can apply by Monday, Aug. 13, to be one 80 participants in this year's mentored youth waterfowl hunt on Saturday, Sept.
July 25, 2012 - 9:58am
July 24, 2012
No application necessary for 2012 fall turkey hunt
Starting this year, Minnesota turkey hunters may purchase a license over-the-counter to hunt the fall season wherever hunting and fishing licenses are sold, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. No lottery application will be necessary.
July 24, 2012 - 3:25am
July 19, 2012
Citizen reports finding zebra mussel in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is investigating a report that a zebra mussel was found in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County near Glenwood. While removing trash blown into the lake from a severe storm last summer, lakeshore residents found what appears to be an adult...
July 19, 2012 - 3:36pm