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May 5, 2010
Area youths shoot 24-pound turkeys
May 5, 2010 - 11:05am
March 16, 2010
Surplus spring turkey permits on sale to lottery participants March 15
March 16, 2010 - 8:45am
December 25, 2009
Spring Lake Islands Wildlife Management Area closer to reality
December 25, 2009 - 5:00am
December 23, 2009
DNR biologist Jess Carstens discovered a presumed food cache Monday, Dec. 21. A cougar is believed to have killed the fawn deer, fed on a portion then covered the remains with corn stalks from a farmer's field. Evidence examined Tuesday showed the cat likely returned to the cache overnight. Photo courtesy WDNR.
DNR trailing cougar across 3 counties; tips offered to avoid confrontation
December 23, 2009 - 7:59am
December 17, 2009
Ducks Unlimited banquet is Dec. 19
December 17, 2009 - 9:43am
November 11, 2009
From posh to just unique, deer stands vary greatly
November 11, 2009 - 7:20am
November 5, 2009
Troy Weathers, Hastings, and his daughter, Katie, snap a photo of themselves after a recent deer hunt in Wisconsin.
The beginning of a family tradition
November 5, 2009 - 9:49am
September 23, 2009
Wayne Schumacher shot the deer Sunday night from a tree stand near Rosendale, Wis. (Photo by Fond du Lac, Wis., Reporter)
Wisconsin man bags 30-point buck
September 23, 2009 - 7:07am
April 20, 2009
Bob Krepps of Duluth sits at the base of a maple tree and uses a slate call to try to rustle up a turkey gobbler Wednesday morning, opening day of Minnesota's spring wild turkey season. Krepps was hunting in southern Carlton County. Sam Cook/scook@duluthnews.com
Hunter fulfills turkey passion close to home
April 20, 2009 - 2:04pm
April 13, 2009
Dave Zentner of Duluth, right, and other conservation leaders say they want Minnesota lawmakers to accept natural resources spending plans funded through a voter-approved sales tax increase. Zentner, of the Izaak Walton League, was joined by Steve Morse of the Minnesota Environmental Partnership at a recent St. Paul news conference. Lawmakers also are considering a plan funding natural resources projects with state lottery proceeds.
Outdoors spending plans taking shape
April 13, 2009 - 7:58am
April 10, 2009
Outdoors funding advocates -- including Steve Morse of the Minnesota Environmental Partnership, left, and Duluth resident Dave Zentner of the Izaak Walton League -- say they are watching closely how lawmakers handle recommendations for spending new sales tax revenue on habitat conservation and water cleanup projects. Photo by Scott Wente
Conservationists watching lawmakers' actions
April 10, 2009 - 8:05am
December 19, 2008
Tom Lange Jr. of Hastings shot this 14-point buck near Cannon Falls two weeks ago with a muzzleloader.
Lange makes one shot count
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 17, 2008
Brothers (from left) Charlie Dufner, 73, Duffy Dufner, 77, and Dennis Dufner, 76, wash dishes at a table inside their 24-by-16-foot canvas tent, which they've pitched near Togo during deer season for years. This was the final year they hunted from the tent. They'll pass it on to their sons, a nephew, and another generation of Dufners. Sam Cook / News Tribune
The Dufner brothers' last pitch
November 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
Welch Township resident Kelly Gustafson holds up "Lesnar," the 27-point buck she shot on family land in Welch. She and husband Rich Gustafson dubbed the deer "Lesnar" after former University of Minnesota heavyweight wrestler Brock Lesnar.
Welch woman kills massive 200-pound deer with 27-point rack
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
October 21, 2008
Doug Nelson of Virginia walks a trail while hunting "partridge" -- ruffed grouse -- near Virginia on Oct. 10. Sam Cook/Duluth News Tribune
Partridge hunter enjoys a tradition of success
October 21, 2008 - 12:00am