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Chippewa National Forest

October 21, 2018
Grouse hunter Jim DePalo of Falls, Penn., looks on as hunting guide Jens Heig works on taking blood and feather samples and the heart from a grouse shot last week on the Chippewa National Forest. The Minnesota DNR will check samples from up to 400 grouse this fall to find out how prevalent West Nile virus is in the popular game bird.  John Myers /
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
October 21, 2018 - 5:00am
October 20, 2018
Jens Heig and Ken Taylor with a woodcock shot over English pointer Tyler, Taylor's 7-year-old hunting dog. John Myers /
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
October 20, 2018 - 7:02pm
December 7, 2017
Linda Palcich / Courtesy / Bemidji Pioneer
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
December 7, 2017 - 2:12pm
March 15, 2017
Map of the recently-acquired land on Leech Lake in north-central Minnesota that was added to Chippewa National Forest on Monday, March, 13, 2017. Map courtesy The Trust For Public Land
Chippewa National Forest adds 40 acres on Leech Lake
March 15, 2017 - 5:28pm
February 8, 2017
The U.S. Capitol Building is lit at sunset in Washington, U.S., December 20, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Bill in Congress would eliminate U.S. forest police
February 8, 2017 - 3:29pm
February 3, 2009
Hibbing man sentenced for growing pot
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am