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July 23, 2016
Outdoors notes for July 24
July 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
Field reports: Sign up soon for mentored youth deer hunts in Minnesota
July 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
July 19, 2016
Cass County Sheriff Deputy Travis Colette, left, and Minnesota DNR Conservation Officer Randy Posner pose with an alligator that was found Tuesday, July 19, 2016, in Hardy Lake in rural Pillager, Minn. This is the second alligator found in the Brainerd lakes area this month. (Submitted)
Another alligator captured near Brainerd
July 19, 2016 - 6:38pm
July 18, 2016
Pets of the Week for July 19
July 18, 2016 - 11:34pm
Baxter resident Daniel Fundingsland found this baby alligator July 9 when he was biking down to Crow Wing State Park on the Paul Bunyan Trail. He said it was sunning itself on the path. (Submitted)
More possible alligator sightings reported near Brainerd
July 18, 2016 - 6:40pm
July 17, 2016
Gulls, mostly of the ring-necked species, dominate the ground and the sky at Interstate Island. Bob King /
The gulls of 'Bird Island'
July 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
A tern chick opens its mouth hoping to be fed by an adult carrying a small fish on Interstate Island. Bob King /
Effort to protect, track nesting terns in harbor turns up surprising results
July 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
Kelin Petersen’s children, Emmett, 6; Owen, 2; and Audrey, 4, feed their three rented chickens — Cooper, Chick and Owl — at their Chicago home on June 13. Michael Tercha / Chicago Tribune
CHICKENS FOR HIRE: Chicagoans are renting chickens for the summer
July 17, 2016 - 12:00am
July 16, 2016
Ask a conservation officer: Can you intentionally run over wild animals?
July 16, 2016 - 11:00pm
Outdoors notes for July 17
July 16, 2016 - 11:00pm
July 15, 2016
Wolf pups have names
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 13, 2016
Baxter resident Daniel Fundingsland found the baby alligator Saturday when he was biking down to Crow Wing State Park on the Paul Bunyan Trail. He said it was sunning itself on the path. (Submitted)
Cyclist shares story of finding alligator near Brainerd
July 13, 2016 - 7:01pm
July 12, 2016
Crow Wing County Sheriff deputies Jon Collins (left), Scott Friis and Mike Ruuhela hold a baby alligator found Saturday on a paved trail near Brandon Way in Barrows, south of Brainerd. (Submitted)
Bicyclist finds baby alligator near Brainerd
July 12, 2016 - 9:29pm
Pets of the week for July 12, 2016
July 12, 2016 - 6:52am
July 11, 2016
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
July 11, 2016 - 9:05am