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August 17, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Catching fish and catching up in the canoe country
August 17, 2018 - 5:00am
August 10, 2018
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Hunters killed a mother bear and two 'shrieking' newborn cubs in their den, Alaskan troopers say
August 10, 2018 - 11:41am
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Wisdom in the woods, the joy of trail talk
August 10, 2018 - 5:00am
August 3, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Unlikely convergence leads to strange bedfellows
August 3, 2018 - 5:00am
July 28, 2018
A sign at Cameron Park warns visitors that their watercraft may be inspected for invasive species before entering Lake Bemidji. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Water watchers: Inspectors look to educate boaters, anglers about aquatic invasive species
July 28, 2018 - 2:35pm
July 27, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: The pulse of life is slow on an island in the Apostles
July 27, 2018 - 5:00am
July 25, 2018
Common merganser ducklings follow Mama in late June on Lake Bemidji. Photo by Brent Cizek.
Photographer's image of ducklings on Lake Bemidji goes viral, draws national attention
July 25, 2018 - 6:09pm
July 20, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Seeking open country upon re-entry
July 20, 2018 - 5:00am
July 13, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Waking up wistfully on a summer morning
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
July 7, 2018
The new TickTracker app provides information about where ticks have been spotted as well as tips for how to safely remove one. Submitted photo
New app helps fight ticks
July 7, 2018 - 2:35pm
July 6, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: The world is waiting for someone like you
July 6, 2018 - 5:00am
July 3, 2018
Dunton Locks is located between Lakes Sallie and Muskrat and contains about four miles of hiking trails. Emily Driscoll / Forum News Service
10 hiking destinations less than an hour from Detroit Lakes
July 3, 2018 - 5:15pm
June 29, 2018
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Front-row seats for the cycle of life
June 29, 2018 - 5:00am
June 26, 2018
Superior panel OKs life jacket loaner program
June 26, 2018 - 9:51pm
Angela Wood and her daughter, Taylor, 10, of Gnesen Township, bike along the Amity East Trail in Lester Park on Tuesday afternoon. They bike about twice a week and spend a lot of time outdoors. "We're avid hunters and fishermen," she said of her family. Bob King /
'Forces of Nature' project aims to connect women, outdoors
June 26, 2018 - 5:27pm