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May 18, 2018
The author's son, Josh Laabs, on opening day. Submitted photo
A busy opener in the lakes area
May 18, 2018 - 9:31am
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
May 18, 2018 - 9:30am
May 12, 2018
A Minnesota Green Frog surveys the scene from atop a rock. Photo courtesy U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
May 12, 2018 - 5:30am
May 11, 2018
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
May 11, 2018 - 6:32pm
Cold water can be a killer; DNR urges opening-day anglers to be prepared
May 11, 2018 - 5:15pm
A family of black bears surveys the scene below. Photo by Courtney Celley/USFWS
Here's how to handle bears in your yard
May 11, 2018 - 7:38am
May 4, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Installing purple martin house was no small feat
May 4, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 28, 2018
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Lake ice is deteriorating, time to be done with ice fishing
April 28, 2018 - 11:25am
April 9, 2018
Wild turkeys in Minnesota. Photo by Courtney Celley/USFWS
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
April 9, 2018 - 11:03am
March 28, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
March 28, 2018 - 9:21pm
March 26, 2018
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
March 26, 2018 - 3:37pm
March 17, 2018
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
March 17, 2018 - 2:02pm
March 11, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
March 11, 2018 - 11:41am
March 10, 2018
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Jumbo perch are popping up
March 10, 2018 - 3:35pm
March 4, 2018
Fishing Columnist Brad Laabs
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
March 4, 2018 - 11:35am