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A pair of wood ducks. Submitted photo.
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
16 hours 16 min ago
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
17 hours 16 min ago
April 19, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
April 19, 2017 - 6:00am
April 16, 2017
Hunting wild turkeys is popular in Minnesota. These two boys bagged these birds last year (and they did it again this year). At left is Hank Komrosky and at right is Blake Johnson. They hunt on private property near Detroit Mountain. They love using their turkey calls to lure the big birds in. Submitted photo.
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
April 16, 2017 - 6:00am
April 10, 2017
The small, rarely-seen northern saw-whet owl.
Photo by Kristina Servant.
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
April 10, 2017 - 6:00am
April 3, 2017
The elusive sora rail. Submitted photo.
Blane Klemek column: Sora rails thrive in Minnesota marshland
April 3, 2017 - 6:00am
April 2, 2017
Brad Laabs column: It's over - the ice is no longer safe for ice fishing
April 2, 2017 - 6:00am
March 28, 2017
T070208 --- Clint Austin --- austinBATS07XXc6 --- A cluster of little brown bats hangs on the rock walls of level 12 of the Soudan Underground Mine State Park. The bats discolor the area around the rocks that they use.
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
March 28, 2017 - 6:00am
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
March 28, 2017 - 5:00am
March 27, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
March 27, 2017 - 9:48am
March 20, 2017
The horned lark in a field of snow in Minnesota. Photo by Derek Bakken.
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
March 20, 2017 - 7:00am
March 19, 2017
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
March 19, 2017 - 6:00am
March 14, 2017
Woodie Camp in Fergus Falls is free and open to Minnesota youth who meet the requirements. The deadline to apply is May 15.
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
March 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 13, 2017
A red-headed pileated woodpecker looking for a meal. Photo by Don Henise.
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
March 13, 2017 - 7:00am
March 12, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
March 12, 2017 - 5:00am
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