The two leading mushers in Alaska’s 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race were separated by less than 10 minutes Monday morning as they left the Elim checkpoint, less than 125 miles from the finish of the nearly 1,000-mile race.RELATED CONTENT
The two leading mushers in Alaska’s 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race were separated by just one minute Sunday evening as they left the Koyuk checkpoint, less than 200 miles from the finish of the nearly 1,000-mile race.
March 17 — Ice fishing houses must be off the ice each night unless attended north of U.S. Highway 10, Minnesota Highways 34 and 200 and U.S. Highway 2.
Duluth Area Horse Trail Alliance annual meeting, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Blue Max Resort, 6139 Lavaque Road.
Minnesota’s supplemental deer feeding program got under way on Thursday, as the first shipments of commercially produced deer feed were picked up by volunteers, said Mark Johnson, executive director of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association.
“It should not be denied ... that being footloose has always exhilarated us.” Wallace Stegner
With daylight saving time now in place, you’ll have more time at the end of the day to get out in the woods. Try some local ski trails near your home after work, and come home hungry for supper.
After years of deliberations and public outreach, officials at Voyageurs National Park will move ahead in April with the park’s first campground fee and reservation system.RELATED CONTENT
A plan is in the works to restore wild, free-roaming elk to parts of east-central and Northeastern Minnesota for the first time since they were extirpated from the region 125 years ago.RELATED CONTENT
Chris Johnson had his hands full. Sitting alone in his fishing shelter Tuesday afternoon on Lake Superior, his fishing rod was bent in a serious arc. His rod tip was pointed straight at the bottom of Lake Superior 100 feet below.RELATED CONTENT
Despite the harsh winter occurring over much of Minnesota, conditions have been more forgiving across the majority of the state’s pheasant range.RELATED CONTENT
He saw the cow moose. It saw him. There were 30 yards between them. It was a quiet standoff in the woods southeast of Ely that all too soon was violently broken after the bark of a dog.RELATED CONTENT
Sam Cook column: I slipped into bed the other night, sliding between cool sheets, waiting for body heat to warm my little cocoon of space. It wouldn’t take long, I knew, but in that brief interlude between cold and comfort, something occurred to me.RELATED CONTENT
For the first time since federal courts affirmed the treaty rights of American Indians in Minnesota and Wisconsin in the 1980s, tribal spearing of walleyes may take place on lakes in Northeastern Minnesota.RELATED CONTENT