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Steger completes arduous ice-out trek along Minnesota-Ontario border

ELY, Minn. -- Ely adventurer Will Steger has completed a 21-day, 200-mile solo trek along the Minnesota-Ontario border, alternately paddling and towing a canoe.

Hall of Fame kind of day

Hall of Fame kind of day

Day on the Rainy River with Duane Peterson of Bemidji, a founder of Northland Tackle and new member of the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame, is a keeper in every sense of the word.

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NDGF revisits deer license goals. Lowering the bar is the likely scenario as deer habitat and populations decline, officials say

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is drafting new deer license goals for the next five years, and fewer deer gun tags likely will be the reality for the foreseeable future.

Cast away: Upcoming clinic will demonstrate the fine art of spey casting

Cast away: Upcoming clinic will demonstrate the fine art of spey casting

DULUTH, Minn. -- Any angler who happened to see Matt Jordan on the Lester River on Tuesday afternoon might have wondered what he was doing. He appeared to be steelhead fishing. That much was true. But the way the Gnesen Township angler was getting his fishing fly in the water was unlike anything a lot of anglers here have ever seen.

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Turkey hunters open seasons Wednesday in both Minnesota, Wisconsin

DULUTH, Minn. -- Beginning Wednesday, the number of turkey calls in the woods of Minnesota and Wisconsin probably will increase substantially. But a lot of those calls won't be made by the turkeys themselves.

Eye on the outdoors. Area videographers earn national recognition for short films that are part of outdoor film festival circuit.

Eye on the outdoors. Area videographers earn national recognition for short films that are part of outdoor film festival circuit.

FERTILE, Minn. -- Shane Fuglseth started filming hunting excursions about 10 years ago, and the aspiring filmmaker and his partners now are making a name for themselves in the world of short outdoor films.

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Something special Alaska's Kodiak Island meets all the criteria of remote

Something special Alaska's Kodiak Island meets all the criteria of remote

KODIAK, Alaska -- Remote. By definition, the word remote is a secluded, out-of-the-way place. Many hunting and fishing enthusiasts yearn to find these untouched havens. Typically, when you do, the experience becomes something special. Kodiak Island of Alaska is one such place.

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Panels make deer population recommendations for Northeastern Minnesota

DULUTH, Minn. -- Citizen advisory panels convened by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in northeastern Minnesota have recommended a range of deer population goals -- from no change in some units to 50 percent increases in others -- as part of a statewide effort to reassess deer population goals.

Effort to lure endangered shorebird to nest in Twin Ports includes closing road.

Effort to lure endangered shorebird to nest in Twin Ports includes closing road.

SUPERIOR, Wis. -- Wisconsin's rarest bird will be flying back from Florida soon and efforts are underway to make them feel more at home in the Twin Ports of Duluth and Superior if they choose to stop here. Piping plovers winging north, if they do stop, should find a quieter beach along Wisconsin Point this year with the road leading to Shafer Beach and Dutchman's Creek entry on Wisconsin Point closed from April 15 to June 15.

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Walleye harvest approaches quotas on Red Lake: Two-fish limit likely in Minnesota waters for May 9 opener

Anglers on Upper Red Lake likely will face continued conservative regulations this spring as fisheries managers look to rein in a walleye harvest that is beginning to creep past target levels on Minnesota's 48,000-acre portion of the lake.

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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/318/50/50/ ADDICTED TO RUNNING
The starting line
"I don't rate myself as a fantastic, talented athlete. I just have perseverance. I'm a cart horse. I work hard." --Colleen DeReuck, four-time Olympian Anyone who has trained for a marathon knows it c...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/313/50/50/ OUTDOORS WITH SAM COOK
Time of offer feedback on Wisconsin deer recommendations
Douglas Countys Deer Advisory Council has released its preliminary antlerless quota and permit level recommendations for public comment. The council is recommending antlerless quotas and permit levels...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/315/50/50/ THE WANNABE BIRDER
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"-30-" is the way we old-school journalists used to let our editors know we were at the end of our story. We wrote our stories on these curious devices known as "typewriters." They were pretty neat. ...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/314/50/50/ WILDWINGS
Noooooo!
I guess it's only fair. I have acquired a few life birds "in the mail," as it is said, I suppose it's only fitting that some would be taken away in the same fashion. The posting on the ABA's blog two...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/320/50/50/ CHEF JEFF
Chipotle Black Bean Chili
Have you every wondered why black beans have become so popular in the United States in recent years? They've long been a staple in our south-of-the-border neighbor, Mexico, where they're called frijol...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/317/50/50/ NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS AND BEYOND
have you seen?
This week’s North Dakota Game and Fish Department webcast, Outdoors Online, is now online at http://gf.nd.gov. This is the third of our annual fishing reports. District fisheries supervisors Fre...
4/17/15 at 5:34 AM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/316/50/50/ THE VIEW FROM THE EDGE OF TOWN
The View From the Vikings Sidelinse
For those who follow the Minnesota Vikings football team, you will be happy to know they are again on the search for "one in a row"! This is a regular quest for this team and, not by personal choice. ...
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Exciting Times for Scouting in the Northern Lights Council
I sincerely hope that you have enjoyed summer! Personally, I can testify that this was one of the best summers I have experienced. When I travel around the Northern Lights Council, I always get asked ...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/1499/50/50/ EXPLORE MINNESOTA
Explore Minnesota Concerts & Performances
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