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September 23, 2011
Local man is top Firearms Safety instructor in the state
Mike Neault was honored Thursday as Minnesota's 2010 Firearms Safety Instructor of the Year at the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association banquet...
September 23, 2011 - 12:42pm
September 12, 2011
This is a great year to start hunting grouse
Ever hunted ruffed grouse? If not, this is the year to start. The tasty, fast-flying forest game bird is at high population levels. This means opportunities to see and harvest grouse are about as good as they get. And when they get good in Minnesota, they are the absolute best...
September 12, 2011 - 2:15pm
September 11, 2011
Hunters reminded not to shoot radio-collared bears
Hunters participating in Minnesota's bear season are reminded to avoid shooting radio-collared research bears, which are marked with large colorful ear tags or colorful streamers. Hunters are likely to find collared bears in and near the Cloquet Forestry Station; Thief Lake Wildlife...
September 11, 2011 - 12:04pm
August 18, 2011
DNR asks bear hunters not to shoot radio-collared bears
The bears are marked with large colorful ear tags or colorful streamers. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) researchers are monitoring about 35 radio-collared black bears, most of them in northwestern Minnesota, especially near Thief Lake Wildlife Management Area and...
August 18, 2011 - 2:03pm
August 3, 2011
Deer licenses on sale Aug. 1; regulation changes announced
Minnesota hunters are now able to purchase 2011 deer licenses starting Monday, Aug. 1, the same day the state's hunting regulation booklet became available online at www.mndnr.gov/buyalicense. Booklets will be available in mid-August. This year's archery season opens Saturday, Sept....
August 3, 2011 - 7:26pm
January 17, 2011
Hunter safety instructors/mentors needed for next generation of hunters
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is looking for people who would like to pass on to others their passion for hunting by serving as volunteer instructor/mentors for the DNR's Firearms Safety Hunter Education Program. The goal is to have 10 instructors/mentors in...
January 17, 2011 - 1:53pm
December 14, 2010
Four west-central Minnesota residents face fines, loss of hunting privileges
Three adults and a juvenile from the town of Beardsley, in Traverse County in west-central Minnesota, face fines and restitution totaling nearly $13,000 for a variety of charges from a November deer poaching case, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Jason...
December 14, 2010 - 2:27pm
November 15, 2010
Pine Journal Big Buck Contest Leader Board
Here is the leader board in the Pine Journal / Northland Smart Shopper Big Buck Contest.
November 15, 2010 - 2:59pm
City of Cloquet tweaks in-city bow hunt ordinance
Low numbers and liability concerns have caused the city of Cloquet to go back to the drawing board on the ordinance allowing bow hunters to shoot...
September 15, 2010 - 5:42pm
September 7, 2010
Either-sex deer permit deadline Thursday
Deer hunters who use a firearm or muzzleloader and want to harvest an antlerless deer in a lottery deer area must apply for an either-sex permit by the Thursday, Sept. 9, deadline. Nearly half of Minnesota's deer permit areas now are lottery areas, a comparable number from last year,...
September 7, 2010 - 11:53am
August 31, 2010
DNR asks bear hunters not to shoot radio-collared bears
Hunters participating in this fall's bear hunt, which opens Sept. 1, should avoid shooting radio-collared or ear-tagged animals, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Taking a bear with a radio collar is legal unless the bear is accompanied by a researcher...
August 31, 2010 - 12:37pm
April 7, 2010
Spring turkey hunt growing in popularity in Carlton County
What is fast becoming one of the most anticipated hunting season openers of the year in Carlton County is about to begin.
April 7, 2010 - 6:26pm
April 2, 2010
Outdoors blog: Cromwell couple earns hunting award
Nancy and Jerry Graham of Cromwell were named adult winners of Minnesota's 17th annual Ethical Deer Hunter Award, according to a Department of Natural Resources news release. The Grahams spent several hours creating and building a deer stand that included a mechanical winch that enabled...
April 2, 2010 - 3:24pm
January 14, 2010
St. Cloud VA accepting applications for Sixth Annual Physically Disabled Veterans Turkey Hunt
Applications will be available beginning Jan. 11 for the Sixth Annual Physically Disabled Veterans Turkey Hunt. Sponsored by the St.
January 14, 2010 - 3:30pm
January 6, 2010
Minnesota issues 129 citations for deer baiting
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota conservation officers issued 129 citations and seized 140 firearms for baiting during the state's 2009 deer hunting seasons. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says its officers received 545 baiting complaints during the archery, firearms and muzzleloader...
January 6, 2010 - 9:07am