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May 28, 2017
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
Always in Season: The sora surprises again and again
21 hours 27 min ago
Motorized louver systems provide ample sunlight when open (left) and protection from elements when closed (right). Deckmasters / Special to The Forum
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
May 28, 2017 - 8:53am
May 27, 2017
Brothers Elijah Witherspoon (foreground) and Sebastian Witherspoon (blue sweatshirt) fish the Cloquet River below the Island Lake Dam with their nephew Quinton Witherspoon on Monday evening. Elijah and Sebastian grew up in Duluth and now live in Minneapolis. Quinton is from Duluth. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
A shore thing: Anglers find success below the Island Lake Dam -- for now
May 27, 2017 - 9:01pm
The late Enok Olson, trout fisherman from Silver Bay, on the bank of a stream in 1984. News Tribune file photo
Sam Cook column: Secret fishing holes worth keeping a lid on
May 27, 2017 - 7:54pm
May 26, 2017
Lucy, the "old yellow dog," retrieves a rooster pheasant during a western Minnesota hunt. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
Sam Cook column: A nudge on the leg, a hole in the heart
May 26, 2017 - 5:00am
May 25, 2017
Brett Stoeger of Hortonville, Wis., and Rheannon Wenig of Oshkosh, Wis., relax in camp along the Brule River before an eventful day of paddling and fishing. Rheannon Wenig photo
A wet walk in the woods: Brule paddlers make barefoot trek to safety after capsizing
May 25, 2017 - 7:15pm
Grand Forks Central graduate Andrew Towne, seen in an earlier photo here, completed the Seven Summits late Wednesday night by climbing Mount Everest. Submitted photo.
Grand Forks native scales Mount Everest, completes the Seven Summits
May 25, 2017 - 5:43pm
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Texas man lands record-setting largemouth bass using a chicken McNugget as bait
May 25, 2017 - 5:12pm
May 22, 2017
Hundreds of anglers took advantage of beautiful weather April 1, 2015, to fish the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. While the boat ramp was crowded, traffic wasn't too congested on the river. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
May 22, 2017 - 10:36am
May 21, 2017
Fishing: Brzezinskis win Walleye Cup
May 21, 2017 - 10:46pm
Always in Season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
May 21, 2017 - 4:41pm
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
May 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
Oslo, Minn., native Chuck Dahlstrom and hunting partner Berkano of Hundgaard enjoy a moment with late season-roosters in this 2008 photo. On more than one occasion, Dahlstrom writes, he's been on the receiving end of hunting buddy Tim Anvinson's pranks. (Photo courtesy of Chuck Dahlstrom)
Every hunting camp has a practical joker
May 21, 2017 - 7:15am
May 20, 2017
Jim Isensee is still enjoying what he loves to do at 92 years old. (Photo submitted by Ann Vogel)
'A way of life'
May 20, 2017 - 6:00am
May 19, 2017
One of the goals is to develop trails connecting recreational areas and communities in the corridor. The Minnesota River Water Trail has been part of the corridor's recreational features for more than 50 years. Forum News Service file photo
Two Minn. counties taking unique step forward to promote recreation, quality of life
May 19, 2017 - 4:33pm