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July 5, 2018
Topwater, underwater drones have come to fishing
July 5, 2018 - 12:17pm
June 29, 2018
Rich Brummer and Stu Nelson of Cloquet, on either side of fishing celebrity Al Lindner, raised more than $132,000 for Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge in the year leading up to the Fleet Farm Minnesota Fishing Challenge. Submitted photo
Cloquet duo sets fishing tourney record
June 29, 2018 - 5:25pm
May 12, 2018
Hunter Finnili takes aim at the orange target during the after-school trap shoot at the Big Lake Gun Range earlier this week. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
Aim sky-high
May 12, 2018 - 11:47am
May 10, 2018
Cold water can be a killer: DNR urges opening-day anglers to be prepared
May 10, 2018 - 11:48am
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
May 8, 2018
Hardy chorus frogs were the first ones to wake and begin calling this spring. Photo by Larry Weber
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
May 8, 2018 - 10:13am
April 24, 2018
Northern pike added to state's catch-and-release record program
April 24, 2018 - 6:08pm
April 23, 2018
A purple finch on a branch overlooking a bird feeder. Photos by Larry Weber
Birds taking small steps into spring
April 23, 2018 - 12:11pm
April 20, 2018
DNR Report
April 20, 2018 - 5:27pm
March 2, 2018
A closer look at these tiny insects shows the appendage, a furcula they use to jump on the snow.
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
March 2, 2018 - 4:46pm
February 25, 2018
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
February 25, 2018 - 8:06am
February 24, 2018
Frozen Forester found!
February 24, 2018 - 10:43am
January 28, 2018
Brody Larsen races during at a post-Christmas party for the Carlton County Riders Club. The group includes off-highway bikes, who also enjoy some ice racing in the winter. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
Dirt bikes on ice
January 28, 2018 - 8:18am
January 25, 2018
A coyote stands at attention in a field. This time in winter is their breeding season. Photo courtesy Larry Weber
Coyote mating season underway
January 25, 2018 - 3:07pm
January 13, 2018
A group of friends gathered at the Pinehurst Park hockey rink to scrimmage Sunday, Jan. 7, after the temperatures finally warmed up. Ian Michaelson, 19, gets the puck and skates up the rink with Preston Garza, 19, right behind as the guys goof off. Jackson Nemmers watches from the boards as Cordell Johnson, 20, gets ready to join in the game. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
The ice is calling
January 13, 2018 - 9:13am