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October 21, 2017
Before receiving her badge Flora would recite a pledge to "appreciate, respect and protect" national parks, waters and land. Photo by Stacy Wegner
14 national parks in a fortnight
October 21, 2017 - 3:22pm
October 18, 2017
The largest chronic wasting disease outbreak Minnesota has seen is affecting white-tailed deer in southeast Minnesota. (Dennis Anderson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota to collar more than 100 wild deer with tracking devices to fine-tune its fight against CWD
October 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
October 17, 2017
A football field-sized floating bog collided with the Family Fun Lot Owners dock overnight Friday, causing damage on southeast shore of North Long Lake's Merrifield Bay near Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Big bog crumples docks on Minnesota lake
October 17, 2017 - 9:20pm
Dana Nelson, vice president of legacy and community partnerships for the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee, speaks Tuesday outside the Cloquet Community Center alongside Ferdinand Martineau, secretary/treasurer of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa. The host committee awarded Fond du Lac an $85,000 grant for several projects on the reservation. Jamie Lund / Pine Journal
Fond du Lac Band gets $85,000 grant for outdoor recreation
October 17, 2017 - 7:30pm
October 15, 2017
Hardware store-grade pair of mallard decoys manufactured at the Walter Evans Decoy Factory in Wisconsin. (Andy Schoneich collection)
Book brings decoy history to life
October 15, 2017 - 9:54am
A black Lab keeps an eye on the North Dakota sky during a recent hunt. Submitted photo
Sam Cook column: Dakota morning — the waiting is good
October 15, 2017 - 6:55am
October 13, 2017
Stolen fishing lures -- still in factory packaging -- are shown outside a storage shed in Duluth last Saturday. (St. Louis County Sheriff's Office photo)
Duluth man arrested in connection with massive theft of fishing lures
October 13, 2017 - 8:58pm
October 11, 2017
The Duluth Police Department provided this trail cam image of a suspect in the theft of three deer stands in Duluth.
Duluth police seek help in identifying suspects in deer stand thefts
October 11, 2017 - 2:10pm
October 9, 2017
Patti Stangel, founder and owner of Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release, rural Colfax, releases a bald eagle Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017 near Elk Mound.  The bird was returned to Stangel after treatment at The Raptor Center at the University of Minnesota. Photo by Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Releasing eagles helps this animal caregiver remember American principles
October 9, 2017 - 11:39am
October 8, 2017
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Watch out for deer on the roads this fall
October 8, 2017 - 7:50am
October 3, 2017
Reader's View: Keep disabled in mind when building trails
October 3, 2017 - 8:07pm
September 30, 2017
A grouse hunter moves through a dense aspen stand in Northeastern Minnesota. News Tribune file photo
How to avoid getting lost in the woods
September 30, 2017 - 7:08pm
September 29, 2017
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Daylight savoring plan: Doing the September Hustle
September 29, 2017 - 5:07am
September 27, 2017
UPDATE: Missing hunter found in Chippewa National Forest
September 27, 2017 - 6:30pm
September 24, 2017
Tommy Skarlis
Brad Dokken: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
September 24, 2017 - 2:49pm