The DNR had issued an upbeat prediction for Saturday's opener, reporting that duck nesting conditions were good this spring. That was welcome news for Arnold Kuruger.
The threat of Lyme disease might be a factor.
Sometime in July, the radio collar of a wolf tagged No. 7263 triggered into mortality mode. It was time for Shannon Barber-Meyer, a research wildlife biologist for the U.S. Geological Survey, to get to work
The kept going around in circles.
This year's bumper crop of natural foods across bear country produced so much that the bear harvest dropped 60 to 70 percent, officials said.
National Park Service lays out a plan for new chapter in long story of island's wolves and moose.
Dennis Anderson: Changes made because of 2007 flood – and in spite of it – have made visiting the park a must.
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He bests "fastest known time" set in 2016, finishing in less than 8 days.
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Nature Notes: Some species fly only at night. Others prefer day. All need to eat.
Mine tours, guided hikes on the Superior Hiking Trail, Harvest Festival at Minneopa State Park, and more.
Cabin needed to be jacked up to put down foundation.
Nord was a standout at Minnetonka High School and St. Cloud State before making the NFL.
Hurricane Florence was blowing across eastern North Carolina hours before making landfall, and Bennie Lee Sutton's hunting beagles were howling in their backyard kennel. So he was up in the middle of the night doing what he knew would quiet the pack of more than a dozen hounds: parking his pickup nearby and shining the headlights into their pen.
Competitors will also have their navigational smarts challenged along the way.
Nancy Edwards said she understands that the city doesn't want pop-up marinas, but adds that a single boat on a dock should be allowed, at least for low-income residents.
These ducks are a highly sought game because they are so tasty and challenging to shoot.
The DNR hopes a shift to cooler weather will contribute to a set of conditions that's already favorable in many areas.
At Myer Big Island State Park