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January 12, 2019
Sarah Strommen is Minnesota's new Department of Natural Resources commissioner.
New DNR commissioner has conservation background
January 12, 2019 - 4:32pm
January 5, 2019
Field reports: Walz names Strommen new DNR commissioner
January 5, 2019 - 8:07pm
December 29, 2018
Field Reports: DNR seeks photos of Minnesota Scientific and Natural Areas
December 29, 2018 - 5:48pm
December 13, 2018
Wisconsin Natural Resources Board passes Lake Superior fishing rule
December 13, 2018 - 8:01pm
December 5, 2018
Wildlife researcher Austin Homkes, who studies the relationship between wolves and beavers in Voyageurs National Park, stands next to a giant jack pine that turned  out to  be the largest living jack pine measured in the U.S. The tree, located along Namakan Lake in the park, is now the official national jack pine "champion tree." Photo courtesy Thomas Gable.
Largest jack pine in US confirmed in Voyageurs Park
December 5, 2018 - 1:32pm
December 1, 2018
Minnesota conservation officer Kipp Duncan listens as officer-in-training Leah Kampa talk about two fisher/marten trapping sets they confiscated for violations of state law. Duncan wore plain clothes while training Kampa so as to watch her interact with people without a second uniformed officer present. Steve Kuchera /
Side by side, veteran wardens train rookies
December 1, 2018 - 9:24pm
November 30, 2018
Many snowmobile trails across the Northland officially open Saturday, but there's not enough snow yet to make them safe. Officials say about a foot of snow is needed on the ground to properly groom trails, as well as ample cold to freeze swamps, lakes and streams. (file / News Tribune)
Minnesota snowmobile trails lack snow for opening day
November 30, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 28, 2018
A black bear crosses the road on state Highway 11 near Birchdale, Minn., in this file photo. (Photo courtesy of Phil Talmage)
Authorities report recent collisions with bears in Bemidji area
November 28, 2018 - 8:27pm
November 27, 2018
Minnesota conservation officer-in-training Leah Kampa and conservation officer Kipp Duncan wrestled with a deer in a basement last week to move it outside the house. Duncan is currently working in plain clothes to watch Kampa interact with people without a second uniformed officer nearby. Steve Kuchera /
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into basement
November 27, 2018 - 5:05pm
November 25, 2018
People stroll onto the ice near "Uncle Harvey's Mausoleum" off of Canal Park in 2015. (file / News Tribune)
Ice safety 101: 'Ice is never 100 percent safe'
November 25, 2018 - 7:26pm
November 11, 2018
Corn, apples and pumpkins are common foods used by Minnesota deer hunters who bait deer, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials say. (Minnesota DNR photo)
Field Reports: Baiting still tops list of Minnesota deer hunt violations
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
November 8, 2018
(2008 file / News Tribune)
Environmental groups ask for suspension of PolyMet permits
November 8, 2018 - 6:18pm
November 2, 2018
Rob Deyo was among the people testing their rifles at the United Northern Sportsmen Club’s rifle range on Thursday. Nearly 500,000 hunters are expected to take to the field during Minnesota’s firearm deer season, which opens Saturday. Steve Kuchera /
Minnesota hunters prep for Saturday firearms deer season opener
November 2, 2018 - 9:17am
November 1, 2018
(2008 file / News Tribune)
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
November 1, 2018 - 12:11pm
Reader's View: DNR duplicity exposed by lynx case
November 1, 2018 - 12:45am